Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. The premise of this first novel is initially Dying Young – Kindle edition by Marti Leimbach. Download it once and . Dying Young by Marti Leimbach – book cover, description, publication history. Marti Leimbach (born July 16, ) is an American fiction writer. Her first novel, Dying Young (), was an international bestseller and the basis of the film.

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Hilary lives with Victor in a decaying Victorian house in a wintry Massachusetts seaside town. English Choose dyint language for shopping. This was a wonderful book!

Alas, this one is the exception to the rule. Oct 28, Chrissy rated it it was amazing. Refresh and try again. Dynig Roberts starts both films dead poor, on the bones of her pretty arse and jackjaws hipster lingo in a club with some big haired friend and she takes both rich guys that she will reluctantly fall in love with into her world some sort of dance club where she will gyrate half naked and he will look like a fish out of water.

I didn’t like it at the time, I thought it was absolutely hideous, but read it anyway because back then I had much more time on my hands than now. It’s a good reading for those who loves a genre of new age. Who does she really leimbbach, care for?

DYING YOUNG by Marti Leimbach | Kirkus Reviews

I like to lelmbach positive, so I’ll start by saying that I liked the way this book was written. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.

Way too much description, not enough story.

He’s tired of the doctors and of being sick so there are many days where she goes out because he sleeps all day. It was good, yes, but tough.

Then there is also Gordon–who does gentleman carpentry rather than read Nietzsche, and who is “”normal”” and a friend, as well as a lover. Joy rated it it was ok Jan 17, Ingested back to back, its like being welcomed into two alternate realities.


Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. I could have lived without her haha. The characters here are strong, and make choices that allow them to work through an impossible situation. There was a problem adding your email address.

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Books by Marti Leimbach. Mar 01, Keefe rated it liked it. Throughout the book, he alternately romantices, embraces and fears lsimbach. The book is basically about the train wreck of their lives. Lisa rated it really liked it Dec 04, KIRKUS REVIEW This young author’s first novel–celebrated pre-pub with a mega-advance and a film sale–offers the old-timey, sure-fire fascination of a fevered love story in which one partner is dying, and dying with flair.

We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. I’m like a broken fucking record. I wasn’t a fan. First, the characters are awful. Sign up here to receive your FREE alerts.

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The former was coming off the back of a decent success with grungy Seattle based relationship indie flick, ‘Singles’ but unfortunately for him, he was overshadowed by the music and the quirkier people around him. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of But the relationship between the written word and the silver screen ergo, Hollywood is a long and much documented story that better people have written better things about but the one thing that irks me the most about fallin I didn’t just want to write about a book today.

The ending left me feeling wanting for more, and I guess for some people they see this as a good thing. First of all, the book universe is set in rural Massachusetts and in the film, we are in San Francisco.

I didn’t just want to write about a book today. All in all it’s a good rainy Sunday movie. But as soon as I reach the part with the lovetriangle I couldn’t put the book down.

Everything that I love about the movie is absent from the book and frankly, every character is down right annoying and dysfunctional leimmbach the book.