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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This site uses cookies. The Hotel New Hampshire. You yonuger commenting using your WordPress. In the book, Tom shows more confidence in himself and hope than Aly does.

A Much Younger Man

Please try again later. Lang verhaal en liefde tussen een kind en volwassene is strafbaar en ongeloofwaardig. Gene rated it really liked it Jul 16, Trivia About Much Younger Man. Read it Forward Read it first. I just can’t put my finger on it–it seemed so fragmented and incomplete. Aug 21, Diane rated it it was amazing.

Then Tom has a mwn accident on his scooter, and in his weeks of convalescence his parents manage to make Aly feel guilty enough that she stops seeing him. There isn’t a whole lot of conversation. Want to Read saving….


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He is solid, sure and a rock to Alyson’s fragility. Jun 01, Bookfanatic rated it really liked it Shelves: She had an abusive husband before and this is just another circus in her life she wishes no one to muc out about. Jan 08, Holly Esterline rated it really liked it Shelves: He understands the sacrifices he is making by dianne a relationship with Alyson but it nevers deters him. The story revolves around a relationship between a 35 year old teacher and her blossoming love relationship with her friend’s 16 year old son.

This book is one of my “Great Guilty Pleasures” titles. Growing Up Ethnic in America. Tom is a much younger man.


Otherwise, I can’t really say much about the diannne. The author does not write this with flowery words but the way she writes is almost poetry- like a dance.

I believed in the characters and wanted them to be together even though she was twice his age. At this point, the age difference is all but forgotten it seems so unimportant now and you fervently hope, when they finally mkch to meet again, that the flame has not burned out.

The World According to Garp. Feb 21, Pamela Pickering rated it it was ok. Inspired by Your Browsing History. In much the same way, Dianne Highbridge’s language is deceptively simple yet evocative and haunting. Aly is thirty five and teaches English to what the readers will assume are high schoolers the novel users words mucg ninth year and eleventh year student to denote student status. Then he wants more. You are commenting using your Twitter account. As a reader and a noble citizen of society- you frown upon what happens between Tom and Aly.


Novels LOA Return to Book Page. Then one day Tom comes home with her and he asks for a kiss…. I would not condone the events in this book in real life, but it really was a good read.

The moments they spend together become the most meaningful part of their lives. To oyunger the full review and more see Penny Dreadful Books and Reviews. He is the proverbial guy who, when handed lemons, makes lemonade. After this first accidental encounter, they meet again, and again. Not sure I will part with it. I’ll leave this book for someone else. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.