Number of page: 288
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Category: Biography & Autobiography
For almost a decade, beloved storyteller E. Lynn Harris has welcomed you into his family with his passionate, warm and trail-blazing novels. Now, he invites you into the most intimate world ever–his own.Since his first book Invisible Life was published in the early 1990s, New York Times bestselling author E. Lynn Harris has wowed, charmed and romanced millions of readers. As a master storyteller, E. Lynn Harris has created an intimate and glamorous world centered around his signature themes of love, friendship and family. People all over the world have fallen in love with his characters and laughed and cried with them. Now, in his most daring act yet, E. Lynn Harris writes the memoir of his life–from his childhood in Arkansas as a closeted gay boy through his struggling days as a self-published author to his rise as a New York Times bestselling author. In What Becomes of the Brokenhearted, E. Lynn Harris shares an extraordinary life touched by loneliness and depression, but more important, he reveals the triumphant life of a small-town dreamer who was able through writing to make his dreams–and more–come true.
- A Google User
Review: What Becomes of the Brokenhearted: A Memoir E. Lynn Harris’s novels about black middle class homosexual and heterosexual life have captured the fancy of thousands of readers. His success is remarkable because his honesty about gay, bisexual and “confused” African American men hasn’t turned off women readers and has sparked discussion about male secrecy, sex and lies. Many of his readers, myself among them, have wondered about the
- lorenzo campbell
Best Book Ever Its sort of like the book the other wes moore you could have kinda guessed he was homosexual when he twirled around in front of Ben like his sisters.The rest of the story with his real father was just so interesting and how he went to Hall was all interesting.I had to read this book for school
- Misty Brown
Great book Enjoyed it just as much as I did all the rest of his books.
- Rashiem Pierce
Life! This book has help set me free from depression and the many thoughts about being a gay black man. Im thankful to E. Lynn for showing me through his writing that love does exist. Love starts with ourselves. I can finally look in the mirror and tell myself that I love me!!
- Shay Mays
A great read 🤗 I couldn’t put this book down until I finished it.
LibraryThing Review I have never read a novel by E. Lynn Harris. I heard about him for the first time through a podcast from the Philadelphia Library and he sounded like a very interesting person. He grew up in Arkansas
Not a Day Goes By: A Novel
John Basil Henderson has always played the field both as a professional football player and as an equal opportunity lover After retiring his jersey for a career as a sports agent the dashing p
I Say a Little Prayer
A USA Today New York Times Washington Post BestsellerChauncey Greer the suave and successful owner of the Cute Boy Greeting Card Company never wants for the attention of guys just
Any Way the Wind Blows: A Novel
When her wedding to John Basil Henderson didn t come off as planned Yancey Harrington Braxton flew off to L A and remade herself as mega diva Yancey B And Basil started concentrating on his ca
A Love of My Own
After Zola Denise Norwood meets media mogul Davis Vincent McClinton on a New York bound flight he makes her a couple of offers before they even land One is editing his hot new urban style magazin