Here are just a few Call Me By Your Name quotes worth keeping. There's a problem loading this menu at the moment. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 17 November 2017, Required reading for anyone,but not those who feel squeamish when bodily fluids mingle with fruit like the two people who walked out of the cinema when the film showed this moment... Did they not expect that ? Call Me by Your Name is not unadaptable, per se, but it … But during the restless summer weeks that follow, unrelenting buried currents of obsession and fear, fascination and desire, intensify their passion as they test the charged ground between them. --Stacey D'Erasmo, The New York Times Book Review, "If you are prepared to take a hard punch in your gut, and like brave, acute, elated, naked, brutal, tender, humane, and beautiful prose, then you've come to the right place." A literary gay love story that really gets under your skin, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 17 April 2018. . --Hamish Bowles, Vogue.com (Best Books We Read All Year), "Superb...The beauty of Aciman's writing and the purity of his passions should place this extraordinary first novel within the canon of great romantic love stories for everyone." --Charles Kaiser, "The Washington Post Book World " "A coming-of-age story, coming-out story, a Proustian meditation on time and desire, a love letter, an invocation and something of an epitaph, "Call Me by Your Name" is also an open question. Unprepared for the consequences of their attraction, at first each feigns indifference. Approved third parties also use these tools in connection with our display of ads. I'm half inclined to think so, but I think everyone can relate to the story of a lost first love whose echo lingers across the rest of a lifetime. The beauty of Aciman's writing and the purity of his passions should place this extraordinary first novel within the canon of great romantic love stories for everyone." the son of the house, Elio--seventeen, studious, moody, and ravenous--falls for him. Andre Aciman is the author of "Out of Egypt" and "False Papers," " "and the editor of "The Proust Project." Published: 22nd January 2008 Paperback This story is one of the tales in the book Heptameron written by Marguerite, Queen of Navarre around 1550. Paperback This amazing novel about first love, published to a roar of acclaim, is now in paperback: 'A superb novel about the sensuous light of the Mediterranean summer, the languorous days and nights filled with desire...wonderful' - Colm Toibin. I'm a straight female but this book could have been written for any gender mix. Language: Number Of Pages: 256. Without spoiling the ending there’s a degree of inevitability to the outcome but both have had a truly eye opening and liberating experience together (as is recognised by the father in his touching speech at the the end of the summer). . Please try your request again later. It is an instant classic and one of the great love stories of our time. There are many layers and levels in this story, but the dominate one is the simple love story in high summer between the young man and the visitor to the house." He is in hope that she might return his affection, but it is not his reason to admit his love. Three scalding stories from the bestselling aut... Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking Glass, What We Talk About When We Talk About Love. Earn 2 Qantas Points per $1 spent. Unexpectedly the American and the 17 year old son strike up a bond which rapidly develops into a love affair and meanders through a hot Italian and very beautiful landscape as a backdrop to both men learning what such feelings mean and how to express them - but then the age old issue of the impending summer sojourn coming to an end presses upon them. --Mark Doty, O, The Oprah Magazine, "This novel is hot...a love letter, an invocation, and something of an epitaph....An exceptionally beautiful book." He lives with his family in Manhattan."" Atlantic Books; Main Edition (1 April 2009). “Were I not so regardful of your honour, I should not have sought this converse with you, for I hold myself sufficiently happy in the love and trust you bear me, and I ask nothing more save that they may continue.”. The Knight is desperately in love with the princess and eventually she is falling in love with him as well. If you just have finished reading CMBYN this is a perfect way to process the story. Now a Major Motion Picture from Director Luca Guadagnino, Starring Armie Hammer and Timothée Chalamet, and Written by James IvoryWINNER BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY ACADEMY AWARDNominated for Four OscarsA New York Times BestsellerA USA Today Bestseller A Los Angeles Times BestsellerA Vulture Book Club PickAn Instant Classic and One of the Great Love Stories of Our TimeAndre 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. Audience: It also analyses reviews to verify trustworthiness. Shop thousands of Books, Audio Books, DVDs, Calendars, Diaries and Stationery, then proceed to checkout. A "New York Times" Notable Book of the YearA "San Francisco Chronicle" Notable Book of the YearA "Chicago Tribune" Favorite Book of the YearA "Seattle Times" Favorite Book of the YearWinner of the Lambda Literary Award for Men's FictionLonglisted for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award"""" "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' cliff-side mansion on the Italian Riviera.