Love Story

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HarperCollins, Jan 18, 2005 - Fiction - 131 pages
744 Reviews

The Phenomenal National Bestseller
and Enduring Classic

He is Oliver Barett IV, a rich jock from a stuffy WASP family on his way to a Harvard degree and a career in law.

She is Jenny Cavilleri, a wisecracking working-class beauty studying music at Radcliffe.

Opposites in nearly every way, Oliver and Jenny immediately attract, sharing a love that defies everything ... yet will end too soon. Here is a love that will linger in your heart now and forever.

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It is a simple love story. - Goodreads
A fairly typical plot. - Goodreads
Really sad love story. - Goodreads
I loved the casual way of Writing. - Goodreads
I use to read Love Story for a good cry as a teenager. - Goodreads
I thought Erich Segal's "Love Story" would be great. - Goodreads

Review: Love Story (Love Story #1)

User Review  - Panos Dionysopoulos - Goodreads

A book of pure, unadulterated hate. For kids. Read full review

Review: Love Story (Love Story #1)

User Review  - Celestine Joy - Goodreads

Concise. Short. Yet, I love it. Read full review

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About the author (2005)

Erich Segal's first three novels, Love Story, Oliver's Story, and Man, Woman and Child, were all international bestsellers and became major motion pictures. His fourth novel, The Class, was a New York Times bestseller and won literary prizes in both France and Italy. Segal is also the author of Doctors, and most recently, Acts of Faith and Prizes.

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