A Little Life
by Hanya Yanagihara
Editor: Pan MacMillan
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Selected for the Man Booker Prize 2015, A Little Life by Just Yanagihara is extremely powerful and heartbreaking novel of brotherly love and the limits of human enduranceWhen four graduates from a small Massachusetts college move to New York to make their way, they are broke, adrift, and encouraged by their friendship and ambitionHe is nice, handsome, Willem, an aspiring actor; JB, a lively, sometimes cruel mind born in Brooklyn painter seeking to enter the world of art; Malcolm, a frustrated architect of a large company; and retired, brilliant, enigmatic Jude, which serves as their center of gravityOver the decades, their relationships deepen and dark, tinged by dependence, success and prideYet, their greatest challenge, each realizes that, Jude himself, by mature age, a terrifying talent of the lawyer yet increasingly a broken man, his mind and body bruised by an unspeakable infancy, and haunted by what he fears is a degree of trauma that he will not only be unable to cope – but that will define his life forever
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