The story has its rather erotic moments but overall it's sweet, cute, and very emotional.
It's a book that anyone can relate to if they have experienced the painful beauty of living and losing someone they hold so dear.
The two main characters here are wonderfully nuanced and authentic, interesting and lovable.
A friend recommended the book to me. I finished it in a few days because I couldn't put it down. It was equal parts touching, erotic, relatable and evocative. Read morePublished 10 days ago by A. Ortega
Too much fooling around with words, playing with them as if they were toys. They are TOOLS Andre, not toys. Read morePublished 19 days ago by Dennis
I was guided to this book by a recommendation from YouTuber Will Shepherd. Although I felt the story started a little slowly, I shortly could not stop reading it. Read morePublished 27 days ago by K. ENT
I could relate immensely to the emotions of the main character. I feel like this was written very honestly and very raw. This was a good book, and it came to me at a good time.Published 1 month ago by Josh Young
sensuously heart- wrenching
starts out seemingly very verbose but pulls together beautifully
The protagonist, Elio was clearly tortured in this seemingly endless series of self debates over virtually every action in his life, from saying good morning to his love affair... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Jim
An invigorating read by an author new to me. Challenging themes, characters, and sexually charged.
I will read more and more by Aciman.
Heartrending! The book is beautifully written and conveys complex emotions. I didn't want the book to end!Published 2 months ago by Denz M