Love Story

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HarperCollins, Jan 18, 2005 - Fiction - 131 pages
1820 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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This is a love story. - LibraryThing
It was a fake love story. - LibraryThing
At times, I even enjoyed the writing. - LibraryThing
My favorite love story. - LibraryThing
This is a love story about a couple. - LibraryThing
it was really a heartbreaking love story.. - LibraryThing

Review: Love Story (Love Story #1)

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Love Story, one of the most romantic books and movies. It came out a year before I was born. I read this for the 2015 Reading Challenge, read a classic romance. I don't think I could have pick a ... Read full review

Review: Love Story (Love Story #1)

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I've read it in my early teens and it was probably my first adult book in English. I remember nearly crying my eyes out. I should try to read it again and see if I like it this time around 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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