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  1. Jessica Jessica says:

    On the Road Epub Ê On the PDF \ Paperback road mobile, On the ebok, On the RoadOn the Road KindleThis is probably the worst book I have ever finished, and I m forever indebted to the deeply personality disordered college professor who assigned it, because if it hadn t been for that class I never would ve gotten through, and I gotta tell you, this is the book I love to hate.I deeply cherish but don t know that I fully agree with Truman Capote s assessment that _On the Road_ is not writing at all it s typing Lovely, Turman, but let s be clear typing by itself is fairly innocuous thi This is probably the worst book I have ever finished, and I m forever indebted to the deeply personality disordered college professor who assigned it, because if it hadn t been for that


  2. Adam Adam says:

    On the Road Epub Ê On the PDF \ Paperback road mobile, On the ebok, On the RoadOn the Road KindleI m supposed to like On the Road, right Well, I don t I hate it and I always have There are a lot of reasons why I hate it I find Kerouac s attitude towa


  3. Ian "Marvin" Graye Ian "Marvin" Graye says:

    On the Road Epub Ê On the PDF \ Paperback road mobile, On the ebok, On the RoadOn the Road KindleA View from the CouchOTR has received some negative reviews lately, so I thought I would try to explain my rating.This novel deserves to lounge around in a five star hotel rather than languish in a lone star saloon.DisclaimerPlease forgive my review It is early morning and I have just woken up with a sore head, an empty bed and a full bladder.ConfesssionLet me begin with a confes


  4. Samadrita Samadrita says:

    On the Road Epub Ê On the PDF \ Paperback road mobile, On the ebok, On the RoadOn the Road KindleThis is the book which has given me anxiety attacks on sleepless nights.This is the book which has glared at me from its high pedestal of classical importance in an effort to browbeat me into finally finishing it And this is that book which has shamed me into feigning an air of ignorance every time I browsed any of the countless 1001 books to read before you die lists.Yes Jack Kerouac, you have tormented me for the past 3 years and every day I


  5. Jahn Sood Jahn Sood says:

    On the Road Epub Ê On the PDF \ Paperback road mobile, On the ebok, On the RoadOn the Road KindleI ve been thinking about this book a lot lately, so I figured that I d go back and write something about it When I first read this book, I loved it as a piece of art, but its effect on me was different than I expected So many people hail Kerouac as the artist who made them quit their jobs and go to the road, become a hippie or a beat and give up the rest When I read it though, I had been completely obsessed with hippie culture for a long time, and it caused me to steer away from it for a whil I ve been thinking about this book a lot lately, so I figured that I d go back and write something about it When I first read this book, I loved it as a piece of art, but its effect on me was different than I expected So many people hail Kerouac as the artist who made them quit their jobs and go to the road, become a hippie or a beat and give up the rest When I read it though, I had been completely obsessed with hippie culture for a long time, and it caused me to steer away from


  6. Lala BooksandLala Lala BooksandLala says:

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  7. Michael Finocchiaro Michael Finocchiaro says:

    On the Road Epub Ê On the PDF \ Paperback road mobile, On the ebok, On the RoadOn the Road KindleKerouac s masterpiece breathes youth and vigor for the duration and created the American bohemian beat lifestyle which has been the subject of innumerable subsequent books, songs, and movies I have read this at least two or three times and always feel a bit breathless and invigorated because of the restlessness of the text and the vibrance of the characters There was an extraordinary exhibit at the Pompidou Center earlier this year where the original draft in Kerouac s handwriting was laid o Kerouac s masterpiece breathes youth and vigor for the duration and created the American bohemian beat lifestyle which has been the subject of innumerable subsequent books, songs, and movies I have read this at least two or three times and always feel a bit breathless and


  8. Fabian Fabian says:

    On the Road Epub Ê On the PDF \ Paperback road mobile, On the ebok, On the RoadOn the Road KindleHerein lies that gnarly root of the all American Sense of Entitlement Coupling this with Huck Finn as THE quintessential American Novel is One Enormous mistake Twain at least entertains, at least follows through with his intention, with his American take on the Quixotean l


  9. Adam Adam says:

    On the Road Epub Ê On the PDF \ Paperback road mobile, On the ebok, On the RoadOn the Road KindleAlthough the ideas hold a certain appeal, this book is ultimately just a half assed justification of some pretty stupid, self destructive, irresponsible,


  10. Mark Lawrence Mark Lawrence says:

    On the Road Epub Ê On the PDF \ Paperback road mobile, On the ebok, On the RoadOn the Road KindleI think this book, which launched Kerouac s career and gave him insta fame, has to be seen as a product of its time.I found it a chore to read, a long dull boast about a series of road trips It s populated by vacuous largely despicable alcoholics with zero impulse control and an unshakeable belief that they are deeply profound observers of the human condition.One saving grace of the book is that Kerouac has an unusual writing style with a strong voice that he uses well, especially when describi I think this book, which launched Kerouac s career and gave him insta fame, has to be seen as a product of its time.I found it a chore to read, a long dull boast about a series of road trips It s populated by vacuous largel


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On the Road On the Road Epub Ê On the PDF \ Paperback road mobile, On the ebok, On the RoadOn the Road KindleWhen Jack Kerouac s On the Road first appeared in , readers instantly felt the beat of a new literary rhythm A fictionalised account of his own journeys across America with his On the PDF \ friend Neal Cassady, Kerouac s beatnik odyssey captured the soul of a generation and changed the landscape of American fiction for everInfluenced by Jack London and Thomas Wolfe, Kerouac always wanted to be a writer, but his true voice only emerged when he wrote about his own experiences in On the Road Leaving a broken marriage behind him, Sal Paradise Kerouac joins Dean Moriarty Cassady , a tearaway and former reform school boy, on a series of journeys that takes them from New York to San Francisco, then south to Mexico Hitching rides and boarding buses, they enter a world of hobos and drifters, fruit pickers and migrant families, small towns and wide horizons Adrift from conventional society, they experience America in the raw a place where living is hard, but life is holy and every moment is preciousWith its smoky, jazz filled atmosphere and its restless, yearning spirit of adventure, On the Road left its mark on the culture of the late th century, influencing countless books, films and songs Kerouac s prose is remarkable both for its colloquial swing and for the pure lyricism inspired by the American landscape the backroads, the black tar roads that curve among the mournful rivers like Susquehanna, Monongahela, old Potomac and Monocacy This Folio Society edition is illustrated with evocative photographs of Kerouac and the landscapes of s America Now acknowledged as a modern classic, On the Road remains a thrilling and poignant story of the road less travelled.