Review: A FAREWELL TO ARMS by Ernest Hemingway


She Reads Novels recently read and reviewed A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway for the WWI Reading Challenge in 2012.  Here’s a sample:

Hemingway’s writing style is very simple and direct, he gets straight to the point and avoids flowery language and long, detailed descriptions (though he still manages to choose just the right words to evoke the settings he is writing about). You might think that such plain, simple prose would be easy to read but for me, the opposite was true; it was distracting and it took me a long time to get used to it.

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