The Pale King by David Foster Wallace: review Fleetingly brilliant, David Foster Wallace's final novel is a suitable epitaph for a great writer

TESTAMENT – “The Pale King” Written by David Halbe. Very pleasing. Testament has been an active moniker for a very long time. Crisp acidity and a creamy mouthfeel. Rereading The Pale King for the first time. I really loved it the first time around. A bunch of magazine stories and reviews on The Pale King pretty much said, “This book killed David Wallace." Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Posted by Grymm on April 24, 2017 in 2017, Death Metal, Reviews, Soulseller Records, Swedish Metal, Death Metal. But of course that’s hooey. 12:45 PM. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Pale King at The Pale King. In 1989, Testament (Practice What You Preach) was seemingly at the cusp of greatness. Country of origin: International Location: Sundsvall/Sala, Sweden/Bristol, United Kingdom Status: Active Formed in: 2016 Genre: Death Metal Lyrical themes:

The flap copy on the inside cover of The Pale King refers to the book that would have been a novel as "David Foster Wallace's last and most ambitious undertaking."

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March 28, 2011 . RSS. David Foster Wallace's final novel moves, as he had always hoped, beyond metafiction. I first read TPK in 2017 and after recently rereading Infinite Jest I’ve decided to reread TPK as well. Plenty of effervescence and flavors of citrus with hints of hazelnut from its aging. Pale King – Monolith of the Malign Review. Some would even call them legendary but since that word is really a dressed up way of saying ‘old’, I’d say the career of Testament has been nothing short of astonishing. Image courtesy of Little, Brown & Company. Certain parts of DFW’s prose struck me as being of a quality greater even than IJ (though IJ remains my favorite). Review: The Pale King . by Kyle Beachy. Assumptions. Aromas of citrus and pear accented by hints of candied orange peel. No matter how hard we try not to make them, we always end up drawing conclusions about something without checking it out beforehand.