Klein creates this book to be very entertaining. The book reflects and describes how things are done in a real campaign. It manages to capture the characters with great detail and thought.
He was a big fellow, looking seriously pale on the streets of Harlem in deep summer. I am small and not so dark, not very threatening to Caucasians; I do not strut my stuff.
We shook hands. My inability to recall that particular moment more precisely is disappointing: the handshake is the threshold act, the beginning of politics. I’ve seen him do it two million times n...
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...I also would have liked to maybe hear more from Henry’s point of view, what exactly did he think of the “governor”? Overall, I would this book 4.7 out of 5 stars. Both humorous and witty, I think Primary Colors is a fun read that will both provoke and entertain its readers.
Klein, Joe. Primary Colors: A Novel of Politics. New York: Random House, 1996. Ebook.
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"Primary Colors (novel)." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 26 Nov. 2013. Web. 27 Nov. 2013.
Kaplan, Ian. "Primary Colors by Anonymous (Joe Klein)." Primary Colors by Anonymous (Joe Klein). Alexa, 26 July 1996. Web. 27 Nov. 2013.
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