Lincoln in the Bardo

George Saunders


Shelfie Score: 66%

Likeminded Reader Score: Login


Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Pages: 288

Synopsis:

A NO. 1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 'It would be an understatement to call this novel an extraordinary tour de force' Sunday Times The extraordinary first novel by the bestselling, Folio Prize-winning, National Book Award-shortlisted George Saunders, about Abraham Lincoln and the death of his eleven year old son, Willie, at the dawn of the Civil War The American Civil War rages while President Lincoln's beloved eleven-year-old son lies gravely ill. In a matter of days, Willie dies and is laid to r...

See More

Shared Shelves with Lincoln in the Bardo (13)

Login to order the readers by how likeminded they are to you

   

Written Reviews of Lincoln in the Bardo (1)

Login to order the written reviews by how likeminded the reviewers are to you
Marija

The single most unique book I ever read. If you want something different and impressive, this is for you. You have to check it out. My review: https://insidemylibrarymind.wordpress.com/2017/08/08/weird-structures-death-and-a-president-lincoln-in-the-bardo-by-george-saunders/

   
   

Bookaxe Characteristics for Lincoln in the Bardo

Character and Plot:

Characters in depth

Fast-paced plot

Language and Style:

Straight to the point

Language and style central

New Information:

Pure entertainment

Introduces you to new ideas

Outlook:

Explores the darker side of life
Light-hearted and optimistic

Explicitness:

No swearing or violence etc
Frequent swearing and violence etc

Find Popular Books by Author First Name:

A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   R   S   T   U   V   W   Y   Z  


Download on the App Store Get it on Google Play