Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., Author Delacorte Press $ (p) ISBN She soon has him writing his memoirs, which he titles Bluebeard; and it is a pearl of a book. Bluebeard, which came out in , was one of Vonnegut’s last Kurt Vonnegut, one of the most prolific if not best American writers of the. BLUEBEARD By Kurt Vonnegut. pp. New York: Delacorte Press. $ BY the high imaginative standards of Kurt Vonnegut at his best.

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I am glad that someone else feels Bluebeard is worthy Vonnegut. This is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service.

And this is where I attempt to connect all of this to the motif of abstract art, which thus far I have lamentably neglected. The third painting is of six deer and a hunter, titled “Hungarian Rhapsody Number Six” which later fell apart in storage at the Guggenheim Museum. Always aware that he is lucky to be alive, Karabekian grows up during the s in provincial California. View all 3 comments. One thing I’ve discovered is that people tend to have different favorites of Vonnegut’s work.

Bluebeard, the Autobiography of Rabo Karabekian — is a novel by best-selling author Kurt Vonnegut.


Those are all the plot points you are going to get from me. Refresh and try again. They aren’t just neutral. Even though he has started the process of healing, this guy has a whole long row to hoe that is not going to be happy, pretty or any other easy positive word.

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Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. He is never cute. I was lured to this book by Breakfast of Champions, a Vonnegut book that I loved. All the characters here are wonderfully realized and I was sad to see them go by novel’s end.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Bljebeard. Sometimes a strip of tape is secretly six deer in a forest glade. Wasn’t that in there? We cannot help being meat. I was touched by many scenes and inexplicably astounded by the reveal in the potato barn even though it is no immense twist.

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The novel involves many other characters who would be poorly introduced by myself in comparison to their richness as presented by Vonnegut.

Dec 25, Guillermo rated it really liked it. Jan 14, Joaquin rated it it was amazing. He brought a real, not pompous or erudite, look at the world to me. I don’t know many people who have read it, and that is simply a shame! To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign bkuebeard.


Works Cited Klinkowitz, Jerome. But then Rabo meets the widow Circe Berman, who bulldozes her way into his life and his home and immediately starts changing things, including the decor.

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This isn’t one of his better novels, but is firmly in the middle of the pack. Wes’ work is most often described as “whimsical. Julian Moynahan wrote in a New York Times book review that Bluebeard was a “minor achievement” and that Vonnegut “isn’t moving ahead.

Later on there’s WW II service as gonnegut camouflage specialist Rabo loses an eyean unnerving reunion with war.

She’s even got him to write the autobiography that we’re reading now, probably in the hopes of finding out just blueveard he’s got hidden in his potato barn Some articles have YouTube videos embedded in them.