Meursault, an ordinary little clerk living in Algiers, leads a quiet and unemotional life. He commits a senseless murder and is convicted, his lack of emotion toward his mother's death weighing against him. As he contemplates his execution, he considers the value of life and is on the verge of exhibiting feeling.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mkfs - LibraryThing
I was inspired to do a quick re-read of this novel by good ol' Sparky Sweets, PhD. There are two things that stood out for me, this time. The first is that the refusal of the character to play the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - la2bkk - LibraryThing
What an interesting novella! Sometimes odd, sometimes humorous, other times poignant and usually absurd. But always interesting. This book was written approximately 80 years ago but still flows as if ... Read full review