A Much Younger Man is a beautiful and moving novel about the love affair between a teenage boy and a woman in her mid-thirties. The emergence of an abiding love between a schoolteacher in her 30s and the year-old son of a longtime friend is the main event in this. A Much Younger Man by Dianne Highbridge – book cover, description, publication history.
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highbrideg At this point, the age difference is all but forgotten it seems so unimportant now and you fervently hope, when they finally happen to meet again, that the flame has not burned out. Notify me of new comments via email. Reading about Tom was like reading about a twenty five year old trapped in a fifteen year old body.
My eyes and head hurt. Jan 08, Holly Esterline rated it really mucb it Shelves: Aly is a thirty-five year old high school English teacher, divorced, not thrilled with her job, a little lonely. I was surprised to see how well-received this book was, and was eager to read it myself.
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She’s still got to die! Also wanted to understand such a relationship. Soho Press- Fiction – pages. Books by Dianne Highbridge. Then he wants more. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. They are perfectly suited in every way but one.
bby One day she takes the train instead of driving home and is recognized by Tom, the son of her best friend. A 30 something year old teacher has an intense affair with her best friend’s 16 year old son Don’t worry TOO much, in this book 16 is the legal age of consent It’s actually as sweet book and the characters have a lot of depth to them.
My favorite part of the book is when Aly, racked with guilt and unable to sleep, writes up a list of comparable scenarios from literature and popular culture: Then he wants more.
A Ladder to the Sky. Adoro, adoro, adoro questo romanzo. Hignbridge in your details below or click an icon to log in: Feb 21, Pamela Pickering rated it it was ok. Very true-to-life, the novel handles such delicate subject matter in a sensitive and unique way.
Horsemen of the Sands. You take them if you can or if you must, and let the rest go. Parents want their child to grow up and have a fun childhood, a freedom fulfilled life. To read the full review A Much Hiighbridge Man is a beautifully written novel. Nov 27, Lisa Sitek rated it it was amazing. Please provide an email address. Jun 06, Andrea rated it really liked it Shelves: Jul 01, Pages. Jan 22, Katie M. Read it after reading this author’s second book, which I enjoyed.
The story is about Alyson, a year old divorced high school ykunger who falls in love with her friend’s 15 year old son. Under the Feet of Jesus. Jul 25, Katherine rated it liked it Shelves: She lived in So. Therefore, I found it a little depressing that A Much Younger Manwritten inhas been Dianne Highbridge’s first and only novel to date. Tom is a much younger man. The Marschallin, making losing sound great.
What an intense read. I read it in two days. But the book does more than tell of their sexual encounters. I believed in the characters and wanted them to be together even though she was twice his age. For all the scandal potential, AYM maintains a calm steady voice, never veering into drama even as dramatic events unfold.
She told me they have been happily married now for 5 years and have brought 2 more daughters into the world! Ways to Hide in Winter. Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. No trivia or quizzes yet. Want to Read saving….
Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. She is yojnger writing the first of three novels to be set in Europe and Asia in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Reflections at the Water’s Edge.
Which would lead me to ask, are you really being honest with yourself? After graduating from the University of Sydney she moved to London and worked in small bookshops.
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Perhaps I was hoping for a real zinger like the movie “Notes on a Scandal” based on the book by Zoe Heller which I haven’t read and found this story falling far short by comparison.
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