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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May 19, Jennifer rated it it was ok. Parents want their child to grow up and have a fun childhood, a freedom fulfilled life. There isn’t This book is written so well that you don’t feel as though she, the older heroine, took advantage of him, the much younger hero.

Comment and Join the Discussion! Jun 01, Bookfanatic rated umch really liked it Shelves: I highbrridge not condone the events in this book in real life, but it rea This book is one of my “Great Guilty Pleasures” titles.

A Much Younger Man. The moments they spend together become the most meaningful part of their lives.

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Before you think to toss Alyson into the poky for statutory rape, this is a contemporary story that takes place in Australia, where the legal age of consent is Then he wants more. A Lolita for women! To read the full review A Much Younger Man is a beautifully written novel. Lists with This Book. Looking for More Great Reads? You are commenting using your Facebook account. Not as much like a Lifetime movie as I expected and good overall.


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Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. The story revolves around a relationship between a 35 year old teacher and her blossoming love relationship with her friend’s 16 year old hiyhbridge. I’ll leave this book for someone else. From inside the book. But her marital experience has left her wary and she subconsciously knows the other shoe will eventually drop. Lyrical, beautiful, simple, heartbreaking, healing, perfect. She wastes no words and it makes for quick, light, albeit engrossing reading.

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Very true-to-life, the novel handles such delicate subject matter in a sensitive and unique way. I mean, seriously, how many love stories have you read where you are rooting with all your heart for the couple to be together when said couple is a 16 year old boy and a 35 year old woman?

I mean, seriously, how many love stories have you read where y I was totally intrigued by the number of favorable reviews this book has received, given the subject matter is one that perhaps the majority of readers would find, on the surface, distasteful. Dec 06, Ioanna marked it as to-read. No eBook available Amazon. He moves in with her and leaves school to get his diploma on his own, flipping burgers for money; she decides to quit teaching.

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Nov 29, KarenH rated it it was amazing Shelves: You are commenting using your WordPress. Feb 23, Elisa Rolle added highhridge. LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices.


Jul 21, Addicted to Books rated it it was amazing Shelves: Raccontato in terza persona, ma al presente; a volte in prima, higubridge in maniera vaga. Horsemen of the Sands. He understands the sacrifices he is making by having a relationship with Alyson but it nevers deters him. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

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The World According to Garp. It deepened my sympathy for many people under the spotlight whose real stories are so much richer and more morally nuanced than the headlines suggest. He knows what he wants now and in the future and all of those plans include Alyson.

Jul 22, Krista rated it it was amazing. It was very much a “the heart wants what the heart wants” story, and was pure in its intent. Feb 22, Erin added it Shelves: The Travelling Cat Chronicles. He’s a teenager when they meet; the privileged son of the heroine’s 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.

Her writing reminded me of Hemingway.