The Old Man and the Sea
The last novel Ernest Hemingway saw published, "The Old Man and the Sea" has proved itself to be one of the enduring works of American fiction. It is the story of an old Cuban fisherman and his supreme ordeal: a relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream. Using the simple. powerful language of a fable, Hemingway takes the timeless themes of courage in the face of defeat and personal triumph won from loss and transforms them into a magnificnet twentieth-century classic.
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Review: The Old Man and the SeaUser Review - Saloni Mehra - Goodreads
An ordinary story written with extraordinary simplicity and beauty that makes you not just visualize, but internalize the story as it unfolds. More than the story itself, the fluid, intimate and engaging style of writing makes this book a classic worth reading. Read full review
Review: The Old Man and the SeaUser Review - April - Goodreads
I thought it was good, but at the end I was hoping that the old man would throw the fish back also. I felt very sad and wanted to cry just like the boy. Read full review