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Girl interrupted

“When you are sad you need to feel your pain made into music.” Book of memoirs, in which the writer recounts her experience as a patient in a US psychiatric clinic in the late 1960s. A leap into the void crossed after a perhaps incorrect diagnosis of personality disorder, following an alleged attempt to commit suicide. The stay at the McLean private hospital will last for eighteen months, during which the writer lives in a...


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Written by Giada Marino This review is available only in the original language. ______________________________________________________   Chi ha detto che l’amore è semplice? Nessuno?!? Ahh, bene… Perché infatti molto spesso l’amore è tutt’altro che semplice, e il libro che vi presenterò oggi – La teoria imperfetta dell’amore di Julie Buxbaum – vi darà un esempio di come questo sentimento possa essere complicato. I protagonisti di questa storia sono un ragazzo e una ragazza che all’apparenza sembrano...


Uncommon type

“The two whispered with the familiarity of experienced soldiers, which they were, not like twenty-two-year-olds, which they were.” Seventeen short stories, many characters different from each other, which describe the normal extraordinary nature of their lives. The American dream, seen from within, described in the routine of everyday life and in the pleasure of small conquests. A continuous series of perfect family paintings (even when they don’t want to be), in which the heart of...