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TitleMore Happy Than Not
AuthorAdam Silvera
ISBN1616955600
ImprintAdam Silvera Ltd
Rating
Sales rank4.5
LanguageEnglish
FormatHardcover
Pages295

Description

Part Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, part Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe, Adam Silvera s extraordinary debut confronts race, class, and sexuality during one charged near future summer in the Bronx Sixteen year old Aaron Soto is struggling to find happiness after a family tragedy leaves him reeling He s slowly remembering what happiness might feel like this summer with the support of his girlfriend Genevieve, but it s his new best friend, Thomas, who really gets Aaron to open up about his past and confront his future.As Thomas and Aaron get closer, Aaron discovers things about himself that threaten to shatter his newfound contentment A revolutionary memory alteration procedure, courtesy of the Leteo Institute, might be the way to straighten himself out But what if it means forgetting who he truly is

Reviews

Kat O&

More Happy Than Not By Adam Silvera

WOW Halfway through this book I thought I had it all figured out I WAS VERY VERY WRONG IN A VERY VERY GOOD WAY This book was touching and thoughtful and man oh man, does it pack an emotional punch Awesome debut, definitely recommended, and I m looking forward to reading by Adam Silvera in the futur... (Sign in to see more)


Adam Silvera

More Happy Than Not By Adam Silvera

ADAM NOTE MORE HAPPY THAN NOT is my debut novel, and there was a time where I believed this book was never going to be seen by others after rejections and nonsense But it s here And it s about a boy who is considering a memory alteration procedure to forget he s gay because leading a life as a strai... (Sign in to see more)


Emily May

More Happy Than Not By Adam Silvera

This is still an ugly world I opened with that quote for a reason while definitely entertaining, More Happy Than Not is a dark, sad book that deals with homophobia, depression and suicide The quirky dialogue and nerdy references to comic books, Star Wars and action heroes are much needed t... (Sign in to see more)


Lola Reviewer

More Happy Than Not By Adam Silvera

POWERFUL POIGNANT INDISPENSABLE BOOK Oh, damn, what a rollercoaster of emotions this was Havoc in my heart I wish I could say that it made me smile or laugh or dream, but that would be lying to you and myself It is very unlikely that you will turn the last page and sigh, hand on your heart and stars... (Sign in to see more)


Raeleen Lemay

More Happy Than Not By Adam Silvera

Wow Wow wow wow.This book blew my mind.


Catriona (LittleBookOwl)

More Happy Than Not By Adam Silvera

4.5 5 stars


Thomas

More Happy Than Not By Adam Silvera

Reading More Happy Than Not and witnessing the SCOTUS decision on gay marriage has made me a super emotional wreck this week, in the best way possible This book may even tie Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe for my favorite YA book, and if anyone here has read my... (Sign in to see more)


Kai

More Happy Than Not By Adam Silvera

The boy with no direction taught me something unforgettable happiness comes again if you let it I ve waited so so long well, since this was released I guess to read this This was one of my most anticipated books of 2015 and it did not let me down.Adam Silvera seems to be a cool guy I like t... (Sign in to see more)


Becky Albertalli

More Happy Than Not By Adam Silvera

THIS BOOK I m getting choked up just thinking about it I ll avoid posting details for now, but suffice it to say that 1 Aaron s voice is pitch perfect, and it s impossible to read this book without falling in love with him.2 It is full of surprises and twists and emotional highs and lows, to the poi... (Sign in to see more)


Pouting Always

More Happy Than Not By Adam Silvera

Aaron Soto through out the course of the book struggles with his sexuality and then tries to turn to a new procedure that will help him forget he is gay The premise was really original and unique, I haven t read anything like this I didn t see the twist that came half way coming at all and I got ver... (Sign in to see more)


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