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Did you read Lolita?

I just read it for the first time. It was humorous and sad and I loved it. Thoughts on this book besides the obvious pedo angle?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:38 PM on Oct. 13, 2012 in Hobbies & Crafts

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  • What's the book about? I've never heard of it.
    hellokitty2012

    Answer by hellokitty2012 at 9:52 PM on Oct. 13, 2012

  • I read it some years back. While it was interesting, I could not shake the ugliness of this man stalking and seducing a young girl, even marrying and murdering her mother to get to her.
    anng.atlanta

    Answer by anng.atlanta at 11:06 PM on Oct. 13, 2012

  • He didn't murder her mother...he fantasized about it but she died accidentally.
    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 11:11 PM on Oct. 13, 2012

  • No I cold not get past the topic.
    booklover545

    Answer by booklover545 at 4:32 PM on Oct. 14, 2012

  • It's a great book, isn't it?

    A fantastic, fascinating, chilling tale of obsession and the fine line between right and wrong. And what a beautiful writing style. I loved every moment of it.

    It is not "just a book about a pedophile."
    Mousuke

    Answer by Mousuke at 2:38 PM on Oct. 15, 2012

  • Hi Mousuke and thank you for the intelligent perspective on this book. I laughed, I cried, I was yearning for more of their story. It was so well done and the characters are people that you really can care about.

    Anonymous

    Comment by Anonymous (original poster) at 3:37 PM on Oct. 15, 2012

  • never heard of it but one to look out for?
    san78

    Answer by san78 at 9:44 AM on Dec. 4, 2012

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