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7 edition of Rabbit, run. found in the catalog.

Rabbit, run.

John Updike

Rabbit, run.

by John Updike

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Angstrom, Harry (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
  • Middle class men -- United States -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    139,814

    GenreFiction
    The Physical Object
    Pagination307 p.
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23249144M
    LC Control Number60012552

    Rabbit, Run (), a novel by American author John Updike, chronicles three months of the life of Harry “Rabbit” Angstrom, a twenty-six-year-old man who previously was a high school basketball star. Now stuck in a passionless relationship and jaded with his career, Rabbit . Rabbit on the Run Written by Alex Lane and illustrated by Laura Hughes Teaching notes written by Teresa Heapy and Charlotte Raby book to show the images to the children as you read, and pause during the story to ask questions. • Stop reading at the end of page Size: 3MB.

    Rabbit, Run (Book): Updike, John: Twenty-two-year-old Rabbit Angstrom is a salesman in a local department store, father of a preschool-age son, and husband to an alcoholic wife who was his second-best high school sweetheart. The squalor and tragedy of their lives reminds us that salvation is a . Rabbit, Run is very strong, although not perfect. Updike had a reputation for writing terrible sex scenes, and the ones in this novel, though not the worst thing ever, are pretty : Zack Handlen.

    Rabbit, Run is the book that established John Updike as one of the major American novelists of his—or any other—generation. Its hero is Harry “Rabbit” Angstrom, a onetime high-school basketball star who on an impulse deserts his wife and son. He is twenty-six years old, a man-child caught in a struggle between instinct and thought, self and society, sexual gratification and family duty /5(K). Rabbit, Run was, to put it bluntly, the book that made John Updike - a mere twenty-eight years old at the time - a star. When it was published in , Rabbit, Run heralded a distinctly new voice in American literature. The blending of precision and poetry in its language, its raw and graphic sexuality, its amoral characters, and the careful attention it paid to the minutiae of middle-class.


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