299th out of 447 books — 942 voters
Starving for Love
by L.T. Ville (Goodreads Author)
Sam is that kid. He’s the kid who hurts himself. He’s the kid who doesn’t dress like a normal teenager. He’s the kid who processes things in ways most people don’t understand. That’s him. That’s Sam. STARVING FOR LOVE is an unflinching account of Sam's battles with his heart, his body and his mind. The story takes an unapologetic journey in to Sam’s psyche and reveals how...more
(first published April 6th 2011)
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This was not an easy read. Most of it was heartbreaking and like a punch to the stomach. The self-loathe Sam has for himself is really painful to read about. I loved the book though. The author took a very serious subject and handled it with sensitivity and attention and without placing blame on this or that person in Sam's life. I found very interesting the dinamyc between Sam and his family especially, because on one hand Sam feels his family doesn't love him, while on the other his family fee...more
ZOMG! I LOVED this book! I won't go into all the reasons and bore anyone or spoil it but suffice it to say that the only reason it didn't get a 5 was because it dragged in some places in my opinion. But that's minor and some people prefer a long, long, drawn out book sometimes too.