Lily Brooks-Dalton

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Lily Brooks-Dalton

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LILY BROOKS-DALTON was born and raised in southern Vermont. Her memoir, Motorcycles I've Loved, was a finalist for the Oregon Book Award and her first novel, Good Morning, Midnight, will be translated into half a dozen languages. . ...more

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Good Morning, Midnight

3.91 avg rating — 5,075 ratings — published 2016 — 17 editions
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3.58 avg rating — 186 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
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“...I didn't want to be a passenger on someone else's motorcycle.
I wanted to be the one riding that motherfucker.”
Lily Brooks-Dalton

“A motorcycle is a vehicle of change, after all. It puts the wheels beneath a midlife crisis, or a coming-of-age saga, or even just the discovery of something new, something you didn't realize was there. It provides the means to cross over, to transition, or to revitalize; motorcycles are self-discovery's favorite vehicle.”
Lily Brooks-Dalton, Motorcycles I've Loved: A Memoir

“Only the cosmos inspired great feeling in him. Perhaps what he felt was love, but he’d never consciously named it. His was an all-consuming one-directional romance with the emptiness and the fullness of the entire universe. There was no room to spare, no time to waste on a lesser lover. He preferred it that way. The”
Lily Brooks-Dalton, Good Morning, Midnight


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