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Less : a novel

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First edition.

You are a failed novelist about to turn fifty. A wedding invitation arrives in the mail: your boyfriend of the past nine years is engaged to someone else. You can't say yes--it would be too awkward--and you can't say no--it would look like defeat. On your desk are a series of invitations to half-baked literary events around the world. QUESTION: How do you arrange to skip town? ANSWER: You accept them all. What would possibly go wrong? Arthur Less will almost fall in love in Paris, almost fall to his death in Berlin, barely escape to a Moroccan ski chalet from a Saharan sandstorm, accidentally book himself as the (only) writer-in-residence at a Christian Retreat Center in Southern India, and encounter, on a desert island in the Arabian Sea, the last person on Earth he wants to face. Somewhere in there: he will turn fifty. Through it all, there is his first love. And there is his last. Because, despite all these mishaps, missteps, misunderstandings and mistakes, Less is, above all, a love story.

Available copies

  • 1 of 5 copies available at OWWL.

Current holds

3 current holds with 5 total copies.
Location Call Number /
Shelving Location
Barcode Status /
Due Date
Honeoye Public Library FIC (Text)
New Adult Fiction
52120300331074
Available
-
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Livonia Public Library FIC GRE (Text)
Adult Fiction
52140300510857
In transit
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Lyons Public Library F Gre (Text)
Adult Fiction
52141300480547
Checked out
10/13/2017
Williamson Public Library FIC GRE (Text)
Adult New Materials
52152300656556
Checked out
10/05/2017
Wood Library Association - Canandaigua FIC GRE (Text)
Adult New Materials
31846002758885
Checked out
10/05/2017
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.

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