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My Selection—Player Piano: A Novel, by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

Vonnegut’s genius shines through in his first novel—what this book accomplishes is why we read fiction

Author’s copy of Player Piano (it is dog-eared, highlighted, and underlined-don’t even think about borrowing it) Photo by Author.

Kurt Vonnegut’s first novel, Player Piano, published in 1952 may be his finest. As I write this brief review, less than 24 hours after completing it, I’m still impacted by its breadth and depth. I…

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Greg Proffit

Greg Proffit

2xTop Writer - I write eclectically about Love, Reading, Ideas, Politics, God, Psych., & Random Absurdities—325+ stories. greg@gregproffit.com Twitter @gproffit