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A Little Life
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Start date
May 7, 2015
Finish date
June 19, 2015

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Tamara
Dec 23, 2015 rated it really liked it
Shelves: contemporary, fiction
Well alrighty then.....if I wasn't already depressed, I sure as heck would be after reading this heart-wrenching tear-jerker. If I had to sum up this novel quickly (and I will), it would have to be one huge train wreck that you can't help but stop and stare at the destruction and casualties before you, not able to turn away for a second - feeling utterly terrible for continuing to do just that. But yet, you can't help but keep on staring until the very end hoping for a somewhat happy ending to s ...more
Sunny Purdin
Dec 24, 2015 rated it it was ok
Shelves: 2015, 2016
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Mark
Aug 09, 2016 rated it it was amazing
SETH: But don’t you understand, Amy? You’re wrong. Relationships never provide you with everything. They provide you with some things. You take all the things you want from a person – sexual chemistry, let’s say, or good conversation, or financial support, or intellectual compatibility, or niceness, or loyalty – and you get to pick three of those things. Three – that’s it. Maybe four, if you’re very lucky. The rest you have to look for elsewhere. It’s only in the movies that you find someone who ...more
Carl Colegrove
Oct 19, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites
This is by far one of the best books I have read. The story is so engaging, I felt as if i knew each of the characters personally. I was a hot mess reading this, sobbing in the corner, re-reading some portions as it was hard to let go and move forward. This story will stick with me for a while, and I may even read it again. I felt it wasn't so much about a group of friends than it was about Jude, and how much the people in his life loved him and how hard it was for him to accept the love he was ...more
Sarah
Dec 08, 2015 rated it really liked it
See Chorie's review in the Tournament of Books.
Rosemary
May 23, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Cat
Jun 05, 2017 marked it as to-read
Cris Bright
Sep 20, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: contemporary
Christine
Aug 18, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: 2017
Marty
Jul 28, 2016 marked it as to-read
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Jun 30, 2016 rated it liked it
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Jun 30, 2016 marked it as to-read
Smez
Jun 27, 2016 marked it as to-read
Shelves: new-york
Nick Foster
Jun 28, 2017 marked it as to-read
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Feb 15, 2016 marked it as to-read
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Sep 08, 2017 marked it as to-read
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Dec 20, 2017 marked it as to-read
Ashley Dreyer
Dec 21, 2015 marked it as to-read
Ben
Dec 20, 2015 rated it it was amazing
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Nov 17, 2018 marked it as to-read
Michelle
Nov 30, 2015 marked it as to-read
Karen
Nov 26, 2015 marked it as to-read
Aashay
Nov 16, 2015 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Amanda
Nov 16, 2015 is currently reading it
Lindsey
Nov 11, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2018-goal-of-72
Sandra
Nov 08, 2015 rated it liked it
Kate Ritchie
Nov 26, 2018 marked it as to-read
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