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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  - Zachary Brough - Goodreads

I feel like people are split on Jack Kerouac - they either love him or hate him. I don't really know how I feel about him. This is my second book by him, and at times I feel like I must be missing the ... Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Marc - Goodreads

Given the profound respect people give this book, I was less impressed with it than I expected to be. About half way through I realized that the cast and especially the ringleader were quite self ... Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

This book's influence on me can't be overstated. I took a class on the Beat Generation in tenth grade, which is right when all the kicks seem most dazzling, and I thought yes! This is the crazy ... Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Christopher Parker - Goodreads

A book that serves as a prelude to the self-delusional aspirations of the Millennial generation to self publicize and seek out a unique space in humanity. If one must read this roving pointless book ... Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Goodreads

My favorite of the Beat Generation. I read and re-read this title often. Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Goodreads

Ugh. I did not care about a single character or what happened to them. Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Goodreads

I know this was supposed to be a classic read and maybe if I read it in my youth, I would have thought differently but I just couldn't get into this book. I think I need a book with a story ... Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

User Review  - Arpy - Goodreads

I'm glad I read this and I'm glad it's over. With all the hype this book came with, I felt like it was overall just "ok". Then again, as I was discussing with a coworker, there is just no way I can ... Read full review

Review: On the Road (Duluoz Legend)

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4 stars for the atmosphere :) Read full review

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