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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 Catch-22 (book). June 12, 2010
Catch-22
Joe Heller's first novel was his all-time best and a classic for the ages. It's an anti-war book set in WWII, and the main character is a soldier trying to get discharged from the army by pretending …
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 …
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