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Cat’s Cradle

In Novel on October 15, 2004 at 12:48 am

cats-thumb.jpgCat’s Cradle (1963)
by Kurt Vonnegut

It’s Kurt Vonnegut again (I read his brilliant Slaughterhouse-Five before), and it’s the same crazy, fast paced entertaining satirical sci-fi story. This time it’s satire on Cold War and religion. It’s always very difficult to give synopsis of his book as the plot and situation tend to get very crazy. It never ceased to amaze me how Kurt Vonnegut can deliver a simple narrative of something that is actually very intricate, full of complex elements and agendas.

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