Everything Is Illuminated: A Novel
With only a yellowing photograph in hand, a young man -- also named Jonathan Safran Foer -- sets out to find the woman who may or may not have saved his grandfather from the Nazis. Accompanied by an old man haunted by memories of the war; an amorous dog named Sammy Davis, Junior, Junior; and the unforgettable Alex, a young Ukrainian translator who speaks in a sublimely butchered English, Jonathan is led on a quixotic journey over a devastated landscape and into an unexpected past.
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Review: Everything Is IlluminatedUser Review - Olivia - Goodreads
2.5 stars. I have many mixed feelings about Everything is Illuminated. On the one hand, I really liked the unique way that this book was a multiple perspective read. On the other hand, a lot of it ... Read full review
Review: Everything Is IlluminatedUser Review - Marianna Neal - Goodreads
Not going to lie, this was not easy for me to read. I think if I haven't seen (and loved) the movie, this would be majorly confusing. I may have to give it another read and see if it makes more sense ... Read full review