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Review: On the Road

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

Jack Kerouac's classic novel of freedom and longing defined what it meant to be "Beat" and has inspired every generation since its initial publication more than forty years ago. Read full review

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Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Leanna Pohevitz - Goodreads

I'm glad I read it because it is referenced often. I didn't love it though, that's for sure. Mostly I hated how all not white wealthy male characters were discussed - everyone was objectified. I also ... Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Victoria - Goodreads

Warning: Scathing review ahead; do not read if you liked this book. This is, in my personal opinion, a dreadful book masquerading as something with depth and meaning. The characters' desire to roam ... Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - David Hammond - Goodreads

I read The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test before reading this, which is really backwards, because that book is a sort of cultural sequel to this book. I finally read this book more out of a feeling of ... Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Janet - Goodreads

Just one of those classics you just have get through... Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Sproutykins - Goodreads

I'll tell it and think it and speak it and breathe it Reflect from the mountain so all souls can see it Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Jillian - Goodreads

I've always wanted to read this book, but it has always intimidated me. I'm glad I finally picked it up. Even before reading it, people have already warned me that this novel was one of those that you ... Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Genevieve - Goodreads

This book is pretentious, frequently misogynistic nonsense. Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Mairin - Goodreads

Amazing. Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Melanie - Goodreads

I was originally interested in Kerouac because I had read a few by Burroughs, whom I enjoyed immensely. I find this book to be a delightful read while also being a poignant piece about, to me at least ... Read full review

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