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posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). July 13, 2010
Catch-22
Really great satire! It's a hilarious and completely engaging read!
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). July 09, 2010
Catch-22
Okay because of the story and the original word Heller conjured for the dictionary, but too modern. why do modern authors (since about the fifties) think that vulgarity is a required element in a story? …
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). July 06, 2010
Catch-22
slow at the start, but keep reading!
reviewed The Nominal Theory of Good Art. July 06, 2010
The Nominal Theory of Good Art
I read an uncorrected galley proof provided by the author, and initially I did not expect too much. The novel started slowly, and the first two chapters did not capture my interest. I suspected that this …
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). July 05, 2010
Catch-22
heller writes well and gets his characters so involved in military snafus they cannot get out of trouble without getting into more trouble to start with
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 30, 2010
Catch-22
I LOVE the characters in this book
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 29, 2010
Catch-22
Funny, just plain funny
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 28, 2010
Catch-22
One of the most amazing books I've ever read.
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 23, 2010
Catch-22
classic but kinda hard read
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 23, 2010
Catch-22
Funny and sharp commentary.
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 18, 2010
Catch-22
Don't forget to tease your more politically correct friends about this book. It's full of stuff that today's PC-poo-poo'ers love to hate..hehehehe.
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 16, 2010
Catch-22
All time favorite book. Witty, kind of confusing, but ultimately amazing!
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 15, 2010
Catch-22
One of the best and most fun critiques of war.
reviewed Kings of Infinite Space: A Novel. June 14, 2010
Kings of Infinite Space: A Novel
This novelist likes tales of downscale academics, overeducated drones downsized to cubicles. "The Lecturer's Tale" ended with a Grand Guignol collapse rivaling the fall of the House of Usher; "Publish …
reviewed Catch-22 (book). June 13, 2010
Catch-22
When I moved to the US and wanted to read more American literature, the novel that people recommended to me most often was not, as I had expected, Moby Dick (which few seemed to have read) but Catch-22. …
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 12, 2010
Catch-22
My favorite book of all time. War, comedy and well placed political insight. Simply the best.
reviewed The Nominal Theory of Good Art. June 08, 2010
The Nominal Theory of Good Art
McCauley, William, "The Nominal Theory of Good Art", Scriptoria Publications, 2010.    A Seattle Satire on Swapping Places    Amos Lassen    "The …
reviewed The Nominal Theory of Good Art. June 08, 2010
The Nominal Theory of Good Art
This deftly- written satire is frequently hilarious and among the characters you will see yourself and those around you. Written sparely, but with precision, this is a very literate, very funny novel. …
reviewed Catch-22 (book). June 08, 2010
Catch-22
This is Joseph Heller's novel about World War Two, highlighting the absurd nature of organized a "civilized" conflict.  It features a protagonist who refuses to go on missions because …
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 05, 2010
Catch-22
A very important book for understanding dark humour.
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 04, 2010
Catch-22
Just like the cover says, a classic bestseller. Well worth the read and literary knowledge.
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 02, 2010
Catch-22
:)
posted a Quick Tip about Catch-22 (book). June 02, 2010
Catch-22
Hilarious and clever, but hard to follow - I had to make a cheat sheet!
reviewed Catch-22 (book). May 23, 2010
Catch-22
Catch-22 is a hilarious satire set in wartime.  The main character, Yossarian, is a bombardier who is terrified he’ll be killed every time he goes out on a mission.  Everyone thinks he’s …
reviewed Catch-22 (book). February 09, 2010
Catch-22
One of, if not THE, most boring pointless books I have ever read all the way through. I did that waiting for it to get good. How is this a classic of Joseph Heller?   Style, that's the thing. …
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