I read Fools Die for the first time when I was sixteen and it was chosen by me because of my desire to learn more about Mario Puzo’s work aside from The. Praise. “Convincing and fascinating Puzo is a skilled craftsman There is a Balzacian fascination in seeing the inside workings of the casinos.”—Wall Street . Puzo obviously wants to say Big Things about survival (fools die), art vs. money, love vs. sex, and (most successfully, as in Godfather) betrayal.

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I can’t recommend Fools Die tho, unless you’re a hardcore fan. I learned some valuable lessons about love as well as about men and women in general. Reading the reviews at the beginning I got the feeling that the critics were not especially crazy about this one and after reading it I understood why.

His best-known novel, The Godfather, has sold more than 16 million copies worldwide. Puzo just skirted around that, like that. The Discovery Superman II: Return to Book Page.

Not the Taxman, haha. That’s really what Puzo Definitely took some time to get in to, but once I was in I was hooked.

I also felt that a number of elements were introduced for no reason. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.


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I think it was supposed to be funny, but it was just grating. Not Enabled Word Wise: Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. No book has quite captured the tragedy of being a writer than Fools Die.

The book had madio focus and it kept dragging on and on. I still have a couple more of Puzo’s books lying on my “to read” stack.

This was the second book I read by Mario Puzo. Puzo swung for the fences with this book and ‘tho the heavens may fall’ he did whatever he wanted to.

Soon thereafter he is offered a job writing for a magazine, where he meets the famous writer Matio. The Godfather Kindle Edition. Even the ending was unsatisfying.

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You won’t find Merlyn anywhere else. Despite the prevalent theme of death, the book is about life and the joy of living. Then you leave it in a corner and forget it. That’s really what Puzo’s good at – no matter the scope of the story or the level of grandeur, it’s always an intensely personal experience, deeply grounded and fraught with character insight and real-world interactions that make the characters, not the did, drive the story forward.


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This book is a must for people who love to read different things and want to study different ways of storytelling and writing. Be the first to discover new talent!

It really is awful and I hate to bring down rating of the book because of the print. No trivia or quizzes yet. Set up a giveaway. He has published several critically acclaimed novels including The Fortunate Pilgrim and The Sicilian.

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I’ll mari you to draw your own conclusions Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. And even this misnomer is misleading, it is not so much a chronicle as a saga. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

But throughout the book, the author makes you think the story is about these four friends, in end it turns out to be astory of all about Vegas and it’s pretty outer facade which hides the real story behind the curtains. Dec 30, Carl rated it really liked it.

This is a big, sloppy, at times poorly edited book.