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Call me by your name / André Aciman.

By: Aciman, André [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookEdition: [Picador movie tie-in].Description: 248 pages ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9781250169440; 1250169445.Subject(s): Teenage boys -- Fiction | Gay teenagers -- Fiction | Authors -- Fiction | Italy -- FictionGenre/Form: Love stories. | Bildungsromans.Awards: Lambda Literary Award for Ficition, 2007.Summary: The story of a sudden and powerful romance that blossoms between an adolescent boy and a summer guest at his parents' cliffside mansion on the Italian Riviera. Each is unprepared for the consequences of their attraction, when, during the restless summer weeks, unrelenting currents of obsession, fascination, and desire intensify their passion and test the charged ground between them. Recklessly, the two verge toward the one thing both fear they may never truly find again: total intimacy.
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<p> Now a Major Motion Picture from Director Luca Guadagnino, Starring Armie Hammer and Timothée Chalamet, and Written by Three-Time Oscar(tm) Nominee James Ivory <br> <br> The Basis of the Oscar-Winning Best Adapted Screenplay <br> <br> A New York Times Bestseller <br> A USA Today Bestseller <br> A Los Angeles Times Bestseller <br> A Vulture Book Club Pick </p> <p> An Instant Classic and One of the Great Love Stories of Our Time <br> <br> Andre Aciman's Call Me by Your Name is the story of a sudden and powerful romance that blossoms between an adolescent boy and a summer guest at his parents' cliffside mansion on the Italian Riviera. Each is unprepared for the consequences of their attraction, when, during the restless summer weeks, unrelenting currents of obsession, fascination, and desire intensify their passion and test the charged ground between them. Recklessly, the two verge toward the one thing both fear they may never truly find again: total intimacy. It is an instant classic and one of the great love stories of our time.</p> <p>Winner of the Lambda Literary Award for Ficition</p> <p>A New York Times Notable Book of the Year * A Publishers Weekly and The Washington Post Best Book of the Year * A New York Magazine "Future Canon" Selection * A Chicago Tribune and Seattle Times (Michael Upchurch's) Favorite Favorite Book of the Year</p>

The story of a sudden and powerful romance that blossoms between an adolescent boy and a summer guest at his parents' cliffside mansion on the Italian Riviera. Each is unprepared for the consequences of their attraction, when, during the restless summer weeks, unrelenting currents of obsession, fascination, and desire intensify their passion and test the charged ground between them. Recklessly, the two verge toward the one thing both fear they may never truly find again: total intimacy.

Lambda Literary Award for Ficition, 2007.

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Author of the celebrated memoir Out of Egypt, Aciman offers a debut novel about a brief but transformative summer affair between a teenager and a visitor at his parents' Italian villa. (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.

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