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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Be the first to discover new talent! Email required Address never made public. Tom is tall, blond, handsome, mucy athlete, intelligent, sensitive—even a gifted musician.
Even highbridbe it is all sorts of wrong, it’s such an emotional read and the characters were so sympathetic and realistic.
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Refresh and try again. Un amore giovane, totale, vero e indissolubilmente tenace. I didn’t have to suspend disbelief at all for this story. Feb 23, Elisa Rolle added it. They are two people who do not quite fit into the world they inhabit, Aly is emotionally damaged from an abusive marriage and Tom is the product of two professionals he has been well educated culturally and socially.
This is not a romance! Common terms and phrases arms backstroke balcony ballerina batik breath CAT scan Christmas Christmas cake comes condoms doll’s house door drive Eric everything eyes face feel finger front funny girl give glass go home goes gone grey Griselda guitar hair hand happens happy hate he’ll head hear hurt karate Katoomba kids kiss kitchen knew laugh leans learner’s permit looks lorikeet Louise’s Lucky lute Maura mean Mel’s morning mountain devil never night No-one once parents possum pulls puts realise remember rock music says her mother says Louise seems shirt sits smile someone sorry sound speak stands stay stepfather stops takes talk teacher tell There’s things thinks Alyson thought Tiffany Tom’s train trying turns verandah voice waiting walks watching what’s window woman yoga You’re sixteen young.
You are commenting using your Twitter account. They are perfectly suited in every way but one. However, Aly takes the train one Friday and finds Tom.
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Tom is a much younger man. Tom is tall, blond Aly is a thirty-five year old high school English teacher, divorced, not thrilled with her job, a little lonely.
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Tom is tall, handsome, plays the lute, can sing and enjoys architecture. And there is always love. So the boy Tom immediately shows interest in Aly and each Friday she finds herself on the train. Their love story is written intelligently in very poetic language without being overly graphic. Spy of the First Person. Gene rated it really liked it Jul 16, 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 softly rendered, erotically charged debut from Tokyo-based Australian Highbridge.
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 softly rendered, erotically charged debut from Tokyo-based As the lovers here see nought but each other, the story sees little but them and their obsession—and in that context the heights and depths of passion and each frisson of delight are finely done.
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Tom is a much younger man. Novels LOA Give me your hand. A Much Younger Man. One day she takes the train instead of driving home and is highbrkdge by Tom, the son of her best friend. If it had been that, I wouldn’t have read mudh story. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Jun 06, Mman rated it really liked it Shelves: Jun 02, Terrie rated it liked it.
My favorite part of the book is when Aly, racked with guilt and unable to sleep, writes up a list of comparable scenarios from literature and popular culture: