Best Bittersweet M/M Books

List of M/M books with a bittersweet (or downright depressing) ending.

Note: Books that made you cry but have a happy ending don't qualify.
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3.95 avg rating — 743 ratings
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4.40 avg rating — 1,124 ratings
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4.19 avg rating — 355 ratings
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3.96 avg rating — 540 ratings
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4.14 avg rating — 393 ratings
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3.91 avg rating — 1,428 ratings
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3.66 avg rating — 145 ratings
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3.77 avg rating — 96 ratings
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3.85 avg rating — 241 ratings
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3.98 avg rating — 302 ratings
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3.76 avg rating — 233 ratings
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3.78 avg rating — 266 ratings
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4.12 avg rating — 5,569 ratings
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3.93 avg rating — 348 ratings
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4.32 avg rating — 72 ratings
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3.89 avg rating — 758 ratings
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4.54 avg rating — 2,723 ratings
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19

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3.80 avg rating — 244 ratings
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4.21 avg rating — 84 ratings
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21

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3.67 avg rating — 276 ratings
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4.22 avg rating — 25,422 ratings
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4.51 avg rating — 2,218 ratings
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24

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3.57 avg rating — 164 ratings
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24

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4.19 avg rating — 156 ratings
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26

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4.27 avg rating — 20,694 ratings
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27

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3.78 avg rating — 50 ratings
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28

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3.78 avg rating — 117 ratings
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29

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3.09 avg rating — 47 ratings
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30

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4.23 avg rating — 2,273 ratings
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31

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3.19 avg rating — 67 ratings
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31

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3.89 avg rating — 163 ratings
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33

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3.58 avg rating — 86 ratings
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33

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3.70 avg rating — 90 ratings
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33

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3.87 avg rating — 167 ratings
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33

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3.27 avg rating — 11 ratings
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37

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3.99 avg rating — 350 ratings
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38

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4.40 avg rating — 123 ratings
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38

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4.19 avg rating — 8,927 ratings
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4.38 avg rating — 4,789 ratings
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4.07 avg rating — 36,947 ratings
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3.42 avg rating — 96 ratings
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3.83 avg rating — 30 ratings
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3.66 avg rating — 44 ratings
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4.07 avg rating — 1,156 ratings
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44

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3.50 avg rating — 28 ratings
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47

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3.17 avg rating — 36 ratings
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4.80 avg rating — 5 ratings
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4.03 avg rating — 194 ratings
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50

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3.11 avg rating — 9 ratings
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51

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4.13 avg rating — 317 ratings
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3.50 avg rating — 8 ratings
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53

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3.85 avg rating — 8,652 ratings
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53

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3.72 avg rating — 3,392 ratings
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3.96 avg rating — 36,049 ratings
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3.18 avg rating — 34 ratings
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56 books · 87 voters · list created December 13th, 2011 by Enny (votes) .
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