Lust & Wonder

Lust & Wonder

Book - 2016
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In chronicling the development and demise of the different relationships he's had while living in New York, Augusten Burroughs examines what it means to be in love, what it means to be in lust, and what it means to be figuring it all out. With Augusten's unique and singular observations and his own unabashed way of detailing both the horrific and the humorous, Lust and Wonder is an intimate and honest memoir that his legions of fans have been waiting for. *Available in late March
Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press,, 2016.
Edition: First U.S. edition.
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781250101037
Characteristics: 298 pages ; 21 cm.
Alternative Title: Lust and wonder


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Apr 09, 2017

Started out strong, became tedious halfway through. Witty when it's not weepy, but not his best effort.

Sep 26, 2016

Similar, but not as good, as his previous works. Enjoy his writing but there's nothing new here.

Sep 03, 2016

Hilarious. Read this on a beach and had bouts of laughter while roasting in the sun. The ending passage fell so flat, though

Jun 22, 2016

Disappointing. If you've read "Dry" it's mostly a rehash.

Jun 10, 2016

It always seems to me that Augusten Burroughs is a writer you either love or detest. I happen to absolutely love his writing, his humor and his struggles with life, so I loved this book as well. Long may he write!

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