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Invisible Man

By Ralph Ellison

Invisible Man

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Rating: 10

When I think of people trying to write “The Great American Novel”, this is the book I think of. It covers so much ground and has so much depth that it truly stands out as a work of literature. With it’s allusions to other works and subsequent comparisons to work’s like Homer’s Odyssey, this is definitely a novel that manages to strike many chords that appeal to me and allows me to empathize with the narrator despite the lack of direct commonality of our experiences.

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