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用戶評語  - LaPhenix - LibraryThing

I had a hard time getting through the book. I didn't feel excited about the characters, the plot seemed underwhelming, and the writing, rather bland. 閱讀評論全文

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用戶評語  - thornton37814 - LibraryThing

Readers learn quite a bit about the tribal customs in colonial Africa in this novel that chronicles Okonkwo and his tribe. We see him becoming a great warrior, but we also see him ignoring the advice ... 閱讀評論全文

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用戶評語  - Amelia_Smith - LibraryThing

I have been meaning to read this book for years. I wanted to like it, but just couldn't get into it. I appreciated the portrayal of pre-colonial Africa, but the narrator's voice never really grabbed ... 閱讀評論全文

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用戶評語  - necowade - LibraryThing

Although I appreciate the author's attempt to address the atrocities of imperialism, I think it could be presented in a better fashion. The concept of "the rape of Africa" is lost when trying to grasp challenges within the culture. 閱讀評論全文

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用戶評語  - cissa - LibraryThing

I didn't like this book at all, for a number of reasons. The protagonist is one of the more crudely drawn and hateful POV characters I've ever run into. He prides himself on his cruelty and lack of ... 閱讀評論全文

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用戶評語  - gbill - LibraryThing

I didn't like it. Gives an insight into another culture and time but the writing and story are weak. It's also unpleasant to read; mutilations, misogyny, cruelty to children, etc. pretty much throughout. I kept hoping it would round a corner but it never did, and I was glad when it ended. 閱讀評論全文

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用戶評語  - rfewell - LibraryThing

This one is on the booklist for the High Schoolers in my neighborhood for summer reading. I really can't see how this is going to play for High Schoolers, but I liked the juxtaposition of African culture against Western culture. 閱讀評論全文

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用戶評語  - curioussquared - LibraryThing

I don't know what it was about this book, but I severely disliked it. Perhaps it was the writing style. The plot was fine, I suppose, but nothing really captivated me. I do recognize the message and ... 閱讀評論全文

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用戶評語  - jferr29 - LibraryThing

Interesting but grossly overated novel of pre-colonial Africa. 閱讀評論全文

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用戶評語  - JBD1 - LibraryThing

Not one of my favorites. 閱讀評論全文


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