Review: Love Anthony

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Two women, each cast adrift by unforseen events in their lives, meet by accident on a Nantucket beach and are drawn into a friendship. Olivia is a young mother whose eightyearold severely autistic son has recently died. Her marriage badly frayed by years of stress, she comes to the island in a trial separation to try and make sense of the tragedy of her Anthony's short life. Beth, a stayathome ... Read full review

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User Review  - Carolee888 - LibraryThing

Love Anthony may be my favorite of all of Lisa Genova's books. I went through a list of her books and now I have read all of them. My brother is similar in many ways to Anthony. Anthony had epilepsy ... Read full review

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I am so disappointed to see people panning this book. The negative reviews beg the question of whether these reviewers have spent any time with children on the spectrum, or whether they have been honest about how hard it is to nurture a marriage, or whether they understand the importance of connections between women... because this book is brilliant, sensitive, and resonates on all of these topics, while beautifully illustrating the connections we share simply as human beings. I highly recommend this book.  

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An absolutely inspiring book. I couldn't put it down. I needed to know how these women resolved their problems and as I kept finding beautiful pieces of advice for my own life along the way, I wanted to continue and find more. :) Wonderful. A quick and definite favorite.

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my name is anthony and i have CF

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