A Summer of Faulkner: As I Lay Dying, The Sound and the Fury, Light in August

A Summer of Faulkner: As I Lay Dying, The Sound and the Fury, Light in August Review

A boxed, paperback collection of some of Faulkner's most well know & beloved novels....

Title:A Summer of Faulkner: As I Lay Dying, The Sound and the Fury, Light in August
Edition Language:English

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    A Summer of Faulkner: As I Lay Dying, The Sound and the Fury, Light in August Reviews

  • Dot Ryan

    I had read these books years ago and decided to read them again. I've been told by some, who have read Faulkner, that his style would never get him published today. I don't know about that, I only kno...

  • Jenny

    Don't buy this! Stop! The deal will give you 3 books for an expensive price of one book. You will only read or want to read "A Light In August." The other two books are really big flops compared to AL...

  • Susan

    read all of these in college and seriously need to reread now that I am old enough to appreciate them and not view them as a slog-through...(which I attribute to being a lit major and when they assign...

  • Michelle

    As I Lay Dying and The Sound and the Fury were difficult to get through. I almost didn't read the Light in August. I'm glad I decided to try it. It is a really interesting story and a much easier writ...

  • Letty

    All three books were really interesting but the standout for me was The Sound and The Fury. Even though that was the hardest to follow and understand but once you got used to the format it told such a...

  • Johanna Lorenzo

    A great insight into the American consciousness, though Faulkner focused only on one county in Mississippi in all of his literary works, they encompass the all of humanity, the good, bad and the ugly....

  • Susan

    Faulkner is a very hard read as anyone knows from their first try. Without Oprah's Book Club I would have never been able to understand some of his interpretations. Learning more about him also helps ...

  • Lisa

    This is a wonderful set. When I read these books, I would log on to Oprah's site to hear lectures from Yale and Harvard professors about each chapter. It was unbelievable! I felt like I was back at sc...

  • David

    The Sound and the Fury - excellent book and in my top 3.Light in August - OK book - enjoyed but not my favorite faulkner.As I lay Dying - Not that great. Unimpressed...

  • Jaclynn

    memorable, but all are hard to develop a picture in your mind, of the characters and places he is writing about....