"Remains one my favorites to this day." - Amelia Boone
A literary discovery that may have influenced [J.K. Rowling's] alleged intention to kill off Harry Potter at the end of book seven.
Oprah Winfrey recommended this book in "Oprah's Book Club."
"[The author] essentially recast his friend Thomas Carlyle’s pessimistic version of the French Revolution in fictional form in [this book]." - Christopher Hitchens
Mahatma Gandhi read this book.
"[This author], I could tell, wouldn't be a man who would curse me out and talk to me rudely." - Maya Angelou