Indecent Proposal [Jack Engelhard] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A billionaire offers a man $1 million for one night with his wife. This is. Indecent Proposal is a novel by Jack Engelhard. It was adapted into a film of the same name by director Adrian Lyne. Hollywood’s rendition of Jack Engelhard’s novel didn’t tell the real story. Within Engelhard’s Indecent Proposal: The Original Novel are the explosive ingredients .

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I had a kindle edition and there were many typos and formatting errors. As of this writing, I have not seen the film yet it is on my Netflix Queue, ready to Interestingly, many of the reviews of this book directly reference the film, but neglect the fact that the book was originally published inand the reviewers tend to reference the fact that they loved the film and that this book did not live up to their expectations, regardless of the fact that it has not been out of print since as far as I am aware and has been translated into close to 25 languages.

Joshua whining and weaknesses were very nerve racking. The way in emgelhard the husband and the engelhafd related to one another in the book inndecent extremely irritating to me.

If you have any questions, comments or recommendations you can contact me at simplicity. The novel stands as a remarkable achievement from a great incecent legendary novelist.

They’re vulnerable, because everybody wants something better. There was an underlying fuckeduppedness lol my English about this book that I loved. The plot was pretty much the same, rich man makes offer of a million dollars for one night with guys wife. Pero conforme se desarrolla la trama se vuelve cansada la perspectiva del esposo todo el tiempo, donde la mujer le pertenece cual vil objeto.


Oct 20, Alana rated it it was ok. Therefore I five it a five star. There is so much more between the three of them, the Jew, the Arab and the Gentile woman between them that none of them can actually possess wholly.

Now having read the book, I think Harrelson’s performance may have been the finest of all thre 20 years after I watched the movie by the same title, I finally read the original novel “Indecent Proposal”.

Therefore I five jac a five star. Aug 04, Tucinkata rated it liked it.

I kept trying to see where this was gonna go, but I can’t take that much unhappiness in a character I’m not even emotionally involved in reading about.

I can see this book being the selection of a discusion group. I was on the subway and there was a girl sitting across from me and she was wearing this dress that was bottoned queer up right to here, she was the most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen. Mar 20, Joan Collins rated it really liked it.

Indecent Proposal

Dude, if you are that unhappy, then change!! An ugly unflinching look at American greed and inequality. This was a fascinating read, I couldn’t put it down. Ishmael” tale but this time the prize is the American dream!

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Jan 14, Booky rated it it was amazing. At times I felt like he acted a bit of a ‘wet lettuce’ and I would have imagined he would be stronger in the relationship but then I suppose that leads onto the question of what the promise of escaping the mundane is really worth? The book is a fast-paced commercial story about a man making the sacrifice of his wife for a small fortune in the face of several ethical and moral considerations that are tied to American consumerism, religious and social identity, class structure, and a myriad of other details that eventually drive the protagonist insane.


What would I decide Though Hollywood only skimmed the surface of Engelhard’s masterpiece, the theme is eternal, even biblical – temptation The plot has riveted the world’s readers and moviegoers.

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From inside the book. Dec 02, Brian Bonilla rated it really liked it. The story does start off slow, but quickly picks up. This book may also be purchased in e-book format from the following online retail bookstores: The potential for irreversible damage is highly likely.

I probably couldn’t get into the book because the Kindle edition free on my Kindle deal of the day! It’s one I will be thinking about for awhile. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. Compulsive is a journey through today, with issues as current as the morning paper, brought to the fore by characters as timeless as the Bible.


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