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Review: Beowulf

User Review  - Jenny - Goodreads

Now here is a book I would not have revisited were it not for a book club selection of John Gardner's Grendel. I have vague memories of constructing a diorama of Heorot Hall, complete with Grendel's ... Read full review

Review: Beowulf

User Review  - Einar Nielsen - Goodreads

I don't know if 3 stars is a fare rating. This work is confusing in part and I did not follow everything that was going on. But it got a lot better when Beowulf is dealing with the dragon. Works like ... Read full review

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User Review  - Alyssa - Goodreads

Ok. I'll admit this right now. I did not get this. I tried. I focused on the story, I read the entire thing (which was quite a feat since it was the third time it was assigned to me). I just did not ... Read full review

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User Review  - Brian Beasley - Goodreads

“Just don't take any class where you have to read BEOWULF.” ― Woody Allen I must agree with Woody here, Beowulf is best when condensed. Let your teacher summarize it for you. Read full review

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User Review  - Toni FGMAMTC - Goodreads

I totally enjoyed this even though I hardly got anything out of it. I'm not great at poetry because it has to be read slowly and digested and reread etc. I am glad that I did read it, and I did like it. Read full review

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User Review  - Sydney - Goodreads

I was not extremely thrilled by this book, but that probably has to do with the fact that I read it for a deadline and so did not have time to really sink my teeth into it. Perhaps it was also due to ... Read full review

Review: Beowulf

User Review  - Julia Potter - Goodreads

I enjoyed this epic poem. I had to read it for my British Literature and War Literature classes and so far it has been one of my faves Read full review

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User Review  - Elizabeth Rogers - Goodreads

When it comes to mythology and the hero's tale, I much prefer the Greek and Roman mythologies and heroic figures. However, Beowulf's tale is a good one containing all of the exciting and necessary elements of an epic poem and hero's journey. Read full review

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User Review  - Jaagrit - Goodreads

I was distracted many times and it was difficult to maintain my interest. Anyways, it's like reading Game of Thrones. Read full review

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User Review  - Paige - Goodreads

I had to read this for school. It was nice and interesting. Put in the context of when it was discovered and the background of the Vikings ruling over parts of England it was very interesting. Overall ... Read full review


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