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Reviews by Glee-chan

Candide

by Voltaire

If you like the film/book Forrest Gump, you'll love this book. Forrest Gump completely borrows from Candide's style. Candide is probably my favorite classic novel I've ever read. It cleverly combines the current events of the day it was written with fantasy and mythology. Candide is probably the most emotional yet funny book written at that time, and I highly recommend this to you.

Reviewed on 2010.04.22

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