Book :: Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment
By: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Pages: 644
Published: 1866
Genre(s): Russia
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Could an ordinary person, with no hint of malice and no motive but discovering what it feels like to do it, plot to kill and then actually murder a total stranger? What if the stranger were a thoroughly unlikable person hated by everyone who came into contact with her? One of the great novels of world literature, Crime and Punishment is a thriller of the conscience, one that wrangles with...

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Polilla-Lynn Polilla-Lynn

This is one of those long classics, but I listened to it through and it was made enjoyable by Anthony Heald who did a fantastic performance of it. A man commits a horrible crime and suffers for it throughout the rest of the story, anguishing over his secret, always fearful of being discovered.

Jan 21st, 2019

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Dec 31st, 2017

Murfville Murfville

Had to really force myself to buckle down and push through ugg

Aug 27th, 2017

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Jul 8th, 2016

Aaron Sztrakoniczky Aaron Sztrakoniczky

Very rewarding !

Jun 1st, 2016

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SCaballero54 SCaballero54

Troubling and moving, all the greatness of Dostoievsky.

Oct 17th, 2013

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TheUberKevlar TheUberKevlar

Terrifying and enthralling.

Feb 15th, 2013

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22nd on The Novel 100 by Daniel S. Bert

27th on Books You Can't Live Without by The Guardian

66th on 100 Novels Everyone Should Read by Telegraph

60th on The Big Read by BBC

32nd on Top 100 Books by Harvard Book Store