Ruben Vermeeren's Reviews > Lives Other Than My Own: A Memoir

Lives Other Than My Own by Emmanuel Carrère
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really liked it

A beautiful and sad memoir/non fiction novel from an honest and profound writer using simple straightforward language. If I had known how sad it read going to be I probably wouldn't have started, but now I am glad I did.

I would have given 5 stars if it weren't for the disproportionately long middle section about consumer protection law and prejudicial questions to the ecj for which for some reason (admiration of Etienne?) the writer develops some sort of fascination...
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Reading Progress

July 14, 2019 – Started Reading
July 14, 2019 – Shelved
July 14, 2019 – Shelved as: to-read
July 26, 2019 – Finished Reading

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