A Conversation for 'On the Road' by Jack Kerouac

Page Turner?

Post 1


It could've been just me, but I found I lost interest about half way through; I love beat poetry, and most apsects of 'Beat Culture', but I just couldn't find any reason to continue reading.

Am I just a lazy reader, or does the novel just loose steam or something?

Page Turner?

Post 2

Why Not

It did, after he meets up with maria and joins in with her family. It starts too.. then back in new york again right after it does a bit more.. then the family visit even more. Like a little rest stip fir whats about to happen because after that its 100mph dash to Mexico and the impending crash.

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