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Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir - Paul Monette
Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir
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This "tender and lyrical" memoir (New York Times Book Review) remains one of the most compelling documents of the AIDS era-"searing, shattering, ultimately hope inspiring account of a great love story" (San Francisco Examiner). A National Book Critics Circle Award finalist and the winner of the... show more
This "tender and lyrical" memoir (New York Times Book Review) remains one of the most compelling documents of the AIDS era-"searing, shattering, ultimately hope inspiring account of a great love story" (San Francisco Examiner). A National Book Critics Circle Award finalist and the winner of the PEN Center West literary award.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780156005814 (0156005816)
ASIN: 156005816
Publisher: A Harvest Book/Harcourt, Inc.
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
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Lenaribka
Lenaribka rated it
5.0 Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir
"What am I going to do without him?" I asked in a hollow voice, and Cope replied immediately, with great force and conviction. "Write about him, Paul," he said. "That's what you have to do."It's a book about LIFE and LOVE, not about death, emotional lines full of overwhelming sadness and grief and ...
The Accidental Scribe
The Accidental Scribe rated it
0.0 Borrowed Time - one of the greatest love stories...
Paul Monette was a brilliant writer who died in 1995 of AIDS. In his book "Borrowed Time" he chronicled his his long-time relationship with Roger Horwitz and their battle to keep Roger alive when he was diagnosed with AIDS. The tenderness and love Paul showed his lover/"little friend" transcends s...
aceflor
aceflor rated it
5.0 Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir
For some reasons, each one of them having a name and a loved face, I am in retrospective year and reading books about AIDS I could not have read 20 or even 15 years ago, they would have been too painful. Not that is easy now reading them, but I am getting old, and my long gone friends visit me more...
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