A Novel To Help Our Love Lives – Free Ebook

there’s an odd thing about love novels that doesn’t tend to get talked about much most of them are about how relationships start they spend their time tracking how a couple gets together the excitement is all around the issues of will they or won’t they and then when finally they do get together there’s often not much else for the novelist to do except assure us in so many words that they’ll live happily ever after or else the characters get killed off in some gruesome way you know the kind of thing her body is found floating in the canal he’s hacked up and put in the icebox what’s far harder to find however is a love novel that’s about how most of our love lives actually go which is neither quite happily ever after’ nor disaster death prison and outright heart-rending calamity but something in the middle we need such novels because novels are like road maps we use to make sense of things that happen to us so imagine a novel that looked not so much at the start of love but how love developed matured and grew over time a novel that wasn’t gruesome or catastrophic but was deeply sometimes hilariously honest about how actual relationships really are a novel that gave us a sense we weren’t alone with the complexities of love a novel in which you’d constantly recognize your own experiences expressed beautifully and crisply a novel whether characters were sympathetic but didn’t seem unrealistic or sentimental a novel that wanted to be fun and gripping but also eye-opening and mind-expanding a hopeful generous novel that showed you that love was ultimately a skill not an enthusiasm and one we can all learn and get better at through understanding that’s what a land a baton the guy behind the channel you’ll know his voice has produced a deeply original and entertaining novel called the course of love those of you who’ve enjoyed his mind here will love what you read the book is published around the world you can order it here the US and here in the UK you

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