A little life: A Novel

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  • KirkusWINNER OF THE KIRKUS PRIZEA MAN BOOKER PRIZE FINALISTA NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALISTA Little Life follows four college classmates—broke, adrift, and buoyed only by their friendship and ambition—as they move to New York in search of fame and fortune. While their relationships, which are tinged by addiction, success, and pride, deepen over the decades, the men are held together by their devotion to the brilliant, enigmatic Jude, a man scarred by an unspeakable childhood trauma. A hymn to brotherly bonds and a masterful depiction of love in the twenty-first century, Hanya Yanagihara's stunning novel is about the families we are born into, and those that we make for ourselves.
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    display_description ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR
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    A NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST

    A Little Life follows four college classmates—broke, adrift, and buoyed only by their friendship and ambition—as they move to New York in search of fame and fortune. While their relationships, which are tinged by addiction, success, and pride, deepen over the decades, the men are held together by their devotion to the brilliant, enigmatic Jude, a man scarred by an unspeakable childhood trauma. A hymn to brotherly bonds and a masterful depiction of love in the twenty-first century, Hanya Yanagihara's stunning novel is about the families we are born into, and those that we make for ourselves.
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    subject_facet Coming of age -- Fiction, Families -- Fiction, Gay men -- Fiction, Male friendship -- Fiction, New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction
    title_display A little life : a novel
    title_full A Little Life A Novel, A little life : a novel / Hanya Yanagihara
    title_short A little life :
    title_sub A Novel
    topic_facet Families, Fiction, Gay men, Literature, Male friendship