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Every Third Thought John Barth Stays True To Form In Every Third Thought,written From The Perspective Of A Character Barth Introduced In His Short Story Collection The Development George I Newett And His Wife Amanda Todd Lived In The Gated Community Of Heron Bay Estates Until Its Destruction By A Fluke Tornado This Event, Newett Notes, Occurred On The 77th Anniversary Of The 1929 Stock Market Crash, A Detail That Would Appear Insignificant If It Were Not For Several Subsequent Events The Stress Of The Tornado S Devastation Prompts The Newett Todds To Depart On A European Vacation, During Which George Suffers A Fall On None Other Than His 77th Birthday, The First Day Of Autumn Or Cryptically, Fall Following This Coincidence, George Experiences The First Of What Is To Become Five Serial Visions, Each Appearing To Him On The First Day Of The Ensuing Seasons, And Each Corresponding To A Pivotal Event In That Season Of His Life.As The Novel Unfolds, So Do These Uncanny Coincidences, And It Is Clear That, As Ever, Barth Possesses An Unmatched Talent In Balancing His Characteristic Style And Wit With Vivid, Page Turning Storytelling.

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  • Hardcover
  • 208 pages
  • Every Third Thought
  • John Barth
  • English
  • 09 June 2017
  • 1582437556

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  1. says:

    Every godsdamn Barth Book I ve read them all Beginning back in 1996 with On With the Story followed ten years later by the discovery of The Sot Weed Factor and the rest is now History.Pending Completionism in 2013 Alexander Theroux 2 remaining William Gaddis one David Foster Wallace really only the rap book outstanding 2014 will doubtless seeCompletionism.Meanwhile, about the magic of story telling with Barth der Erz hler, I highly recommend Friend Paul s review of the presen Every godsdamn Barth Book I ve read them all Beginning back in 1996 with On With the Story followed ten years later by the discovery of The Sot Weed Factor and the rest is now History.Pending Compl...


  2. says:

    John Barth is one of the only writers that always succeeds in bringing about an unabashed feeling of love in me I love his work for many different reasons, but the primary one is that it makes me love language and storytelling to see them as magical gifts of the muse, of some divine spirit, of humanitybut who really cares where the gift comes from Every Third Thought, as in almost every Barth book since the seminal The Sot Weed Factor, is chock full of postmodern techniques, deconstru John Barth is one of the only writers that always succeeds in bringing about an unabashed feeling of love in me I love his work for many different reasons, but the primary one is that it makes me love language and storytelling to see them as magical gifts of the muse, of some divine spirit, of humanitybut who really cares where the gift comes from Every Third Thought, as in almost every Barth book since the seminal The Sot Weed Factor, is chock full of postmodern techniques, deconstructive tendencies you name i...


  3. says:

    I loved this Loved, loved, loved it This may be, I realize,a reaction to my 30 year love affair with John Barth s work than to the objective merits of this particular book But I had a blast reading it, and it s my rating, so I m giving it 5 out of 5 This is my 14th Barth book, so clearly I appreciate what it is he does Every Third Thought is not up there with the great mid career mid century masterpieces such as The Sot Weed Factor and Chimera, which would not be 5 s, but would blow p I loved this Loved, loved, loved it This may be, I realize,a reaction to my 30 year love affair with John Barth s work than to the objective merits of this particular book But I had a blast reading it, and it s my rating, so I m giving it 5 out of 5 This is my 14th Barth book, so clearly I appreciate what it is he does Every Third Thought is not up there with the great mid career mid century masterpieces such as The Sot Weed Factor ...


  4. says:

    I m no Barth scholar, but ten years ago, I was charmed and touched by his rambling postmodern The Floating Opera, a book he wrote in the mid twentieth century Like Pynchon and Kafka, he was ahead of his time His meta fiction wasn t just for show and self indulgence the wink wink and digressing were salient to the themes, and showcased the sophistry of righteous ab...


  5. says:

    John Barth is masterful with language Even if you do not care for the plot or the characters, you continue to read because his sentences are filled with wordplay, puns, innuendos, and witticisms Each of his sentences feels like I am unrolling a poster that had been rolled in storage for years I open the poster and as soon as I see what the poster is, it rolls back in on itself There are sometimes, you get enough in just the one glance, but many times, you end up unrolling the poster again, t John Barth is masterful with language Even if you do not care for the plot or the characters, you continue to read because his sentences are filled with wordplay, puns, innuendos, and witticisms Each of his sentences feels like I am unrolling a poster that had been rolled in storage for years I open the poster and as soon as I see what the poster is, it rolls back in on itself There are sometimes, you get enoug...


  6. says:

    I haven t sat down and taken my time to write a full review in while,usally because I dive right into reading the next book, but damn can Barth craft some nice sentences, he does with an effortless ease of a true master, words that last, there s a seen in which...


  7. says:

    Unintentionally arrived at three nonegenarians on my readlist Saramago, Garcia Marquez, Barth and this was the only book I d recommend It s Barth s usual schtick in a maybe memoir about a lost friend and found love It reminded me of Da...


  8. says:

    A pleasant, meandering read I ll link to my review in a couple of weeks.


  9. says:

    Distilled Barth Barth in essence Every Third Thought tells a familiar story, shot through the familiar lens of Barth concerns old and new There s nothing here that s new to Barth followers the academic writer, his younger wife and soulmate, the Maryland tidewater, the concerns of ageing, the nature of fiction, the ...


  10. says:

    Not gonna spend too much time on this little treasure I began reading Barth earlier last year with Lost in the Funhouse which I still haven t completely finished but am so dumbfounded by the tricks that I had to give it a break This novel, Every Third Thought A Novel in Five Seasons is John Barth s latest It s a postmodern book with a few stories within the stories, within the stories And, it s kind of cool the way he morphs the stories that his protagonist is writ...

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