I loved Snow falling over cedar springs so decided to try more of David guterson's books but this one seemed just so complicated. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Cottage Lady
This is a zero star book.
I wish I had the courage to give it up after the first 50 pages , rather than persist with the increasingly forlorn hope that it might get... Read more
This is one of those books which I believe you either love or hate. I loved it.....very much so. It deals with complex characters and the effect they have on one another. Read morePublished on 29 Jun. 2011 by Freckles
I always read Guterson since Snow Falling on Cedars. Well written as always, mildly depressing as always. If you enjoy his work, you will not be disappointed.Published on 4 April 2011 by Peter Taylor
Gutterson's writing is always sublime and The Other is no exception to this rule. It is a sublime, and thought-provoking tale of friendship and where it leads us (how we change... Read morePublished on 16 Jan. 2011 by Amazon Customer
I have enjoyed both prior novels written by David Guterson but this is very different. The prose is stilted, the characters are never fully formed - particularly that of the... Read morePublished on 21 Aug. 2009 by Mrs. Camelia Leveridge