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Gabrielle Zevin

Autor(a) de The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry

12+ Works 18,073 Membros 1,270 Críticas 22 Favorited

About the Author

Gabrielle Zevin was born in New York City on October 24, 1977. She received a degree in English and American literature from Harvard University in 2000. She has written both adult and young adult novels. Her debut, Margarettown, was a selection of the Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers mostrar mais program. Her other works include The Hole We're In, Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac, and The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry. Her young adult novel Elsewhere was an American Library Association Notable Children's Book. She has also written for the New York Times Book Review and NPR's All Things Considered. She is the screenwriter of Conversations with Other Women starring Helena Bonham Carter and Aaron Eckhart, for which she received an Independent Spirit Award Nomination. In 2009, she and director Hans Canosa adapted her novel Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac into the Japanese film, Dareka ga Watashi ni Kiss wo Shita. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Obras por Gabrielle Zevin

The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry (2014) 5,881 exemplares
Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow (2022) 4,235 exemplares
Elsewhere (2005) 3,573 exemplares
Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac (2007) 1,903 exemplares
All These Things I've Done (2011) 835 exemplares
Young Jane Young (2017) 755 exemplares
Because It Is My Blood (2012) 313 exemplares
The Hole We're In (2010) 196 exemplares
Margarettown (2005) 187 exemplares
In the Age of Love and Chocolate (2013) 179 exemplares
Conversations with Other Women [2005 Film] (2005) — Writer — 12 exemplares

Associated Works

Love Is Hell (2008) — Contribuidor — 462 exemplares
Modified: Cyborgs, Mutants, and Dystopia [first chapters] (2012) — Contribuidor — 17 exemplares


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This book has several ups and downs. Each character is tragic, losing something dear and having an unclear resolution of anything gained in the loss. Sam and Sadie are complex in faults and their differences led to a satisfying ending.
ohheybrian | 183 outras críticas | Feb 23, 2024 |
Great book. I loved all the references to classic literature. I think you're more likely to enjoy this book if you are a book lover, literature teacher, librarian, etc. lots of twists and great setting. I loved it, but not everyone will.
mjphillips | 565 outras críticas | Feb 23, 2024 |
A feat of multilayered storytelling that isn’t afraid to take risks and really truly offers up a book like no other. It’s a reading experience that, while not for everyone, is absolutely delightful in its own right and had me entertained the whole way through.

Adding because I don't see many people mention this: if you plan to read, PLEASE check for content warnings. They include emotional abuse, domestic violence, anti-Semitism, suicide, anti-Asian racism, homophobia, detailed descriptions of bodily injury/item protruding from body, mass gun violence, referenced abortion, PTSD, depression, post-partum depression, and several traumatic deaths.… (mais)
deborahee | 183 outras críticas | Feb 23, 2024 |



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