The Internet Book List - Spread the word
       


Book Information: Something Happened

Something Happened (1966) [Novel]
by Joseph Heller Rating: No votes (Rate!)
Reviews: 1 (show them) Review!

Summary :

As it opens, he "gets the willies." At the end, he has "taken command."

What happens in Something Happened happens to Bob Slocum - in his forties, contending with his office (where just about everybody is scared of somebody), trying to come to grips with his wife ("you did it," she says "you have made me this way..."), with his daughter (she's "unhappy"), with his son (he's having difficulties), with his other son, and with his own past and his own present. Like his own children, like all children, Slocum once was new, valuable, eagerly waiting to grow into the good life sure to come. Now he is what he is, and his life is what it is.

What happened? (What happens?)

Something.

Original title: Something Happened
Original languages: English

Quotes:

Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

Edition #1: Something Happened

Something Happened (1966)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Search at Amazon!

Search at Powells!

Search at AbeBooks!


Manifested in:

Something Happened (1966)


ISBN: 0684841215

Add to my library



©Steven Jeffery / IBList.com, 2012
Terms of Use