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A little life: a novel

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    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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  • Vogue Minneapolis Star Tribune
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  • Kirkus
    WINNER OF THE KIRKUS PRIZE

    A MAN BOOKER PRIZE FINALIST
    A NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST

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    subject_facetComing of age -- Fiction
    Families -- Fiction
    Gay men -- Fiction
    Male friendship -- Fiction
    New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction
    title_displayA little life : a novel
    title_fullA Little Life A Novel
    A little life : a novel / Hanya Yanagihara
    title_shortA little life
    title_suba novel
    topic_facetFamilies
    Fiction
    Gay men
    Literature
    Male friendship