- Author:J. D. Landis
- Publisher:HarperCollins (August 1, 1993)
- Subcategory:Literature & Fiction
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The Band Never Dances Mass Market Paperback – February, 1993. by J. D. Landis (Author), James D. Landis (Author). This is a book I wish I had found when I was at the age it is (supposedly) written for: later teens.
The Band Never Dances Mass Market Paperback – February, 1993. It is actually one of the more mature and intriguing Young Adult novels I can remember reading, even though I did not find it until I was well into my thirties.
The Band Never Dances (1989, Harper & Row; ISBN 9780060237219, 1993, HarperCollins; ISBN 9780064470759, 1993, HarperCollins
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By the close, the band is still together, no one has died (though there's plenty of talk of "death and rebirth"), and Judy's come a. .
By the close, the band is still together, no one has died (though there's plenty of talk of "death and rebirth"), and Judy's come a little closer to understanding her parents. Unfortunately, however, it's a long, weary way to that point-what with lengthy song lyrics, tedious lists of magazine articles and concert dates, and bombastic conversation ("We have to rock. Rock is life"; "He can't love people who love him").
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The band never dances. Readers interested in music and the life of rock musicians may pick this book up, but will be discouraged by the lack of action in the first half of the book. ISBN 10: 006023721X, ISBN 13: 9780060237219. Readers able to persist through the very slow beginning will find that this book's strength lies in its characterization. Judy is particularly well drawn, and readers will be moved by the depth of her feelings for her brother. In the end, they will be rewarded with a moving story of love and growth. However, Cross' Chartbreaker (Holiday, 1987) is a better written and more powerful book on the same subject.
Still, despite some flaws J. Landis’ The Band Never Dances is a book I’ve been compelled to not just read but re-read every few years, drawn back to this magical world where music, friendship and love can conquer the worst challenges in our lives. It is definitely a novel I would recommend as a positive source of inspiration for young women, as well as to music fans of all ages.
Save bookmarks and read as many as you like. Longing was a New York Times Notable Book. It was also named by The Guardian (London) as the second finest novel about music (the first being Thomas Bernhard's Loser, a judgment with which Mr. Landis is delighted to concur).
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