Friday, August 27, 2010

Love The One Your With by Emily Giffin

Love The One Your With by Emily Giffin
Ellen and Andy's first year of marriage doesn't just seem perfect, it is perfect. There is no question how deep their devotion is, and how naturally they bring out the best in each other. But one fateful afternoon, Ellen runs into Leo for the first time in eight years. Leo, the one who brought out the worst in her. Leo, the one who left her heartbroken with no explanation. Leo, the one she could never quite forget. When his reappearance ignites long-dormant emotions, Ellen begins to question whether the life she's living is the one she's meant to live.


This is the fourth book I have read by Emily Giffin and she never disappoints. With Love The One Your With she shows love and marriage for what it really is, difficult and something you have to work at. In so many books falling in love is this perfect process where you are just drawn to someone and it is all sunshine and rainbows but Giffin does a great job writing about the different kinds of love and how you can love more than one person at the same time

Ellen is a perfectly relatable main character and I really enjoyed how human she was. I understood how she was torn between two men and why it was so hard for her to make a decision. I think it takes great character development to make readers love a character who is flirting with the idea of cheating on her amazing husband and Giffin did it so well.

The difference between Leo and Andy is night and day and Giffin did a great job making them both well-rounded characters. It was so easy to see why Ellen was drawn to both of them and by not allowing either one to be a villain, Giffin made the novel a much better read than if one was a terrible guy.

Giffin’s gift as a writer is in her characters and Love The One Your With is full of characters that will tug at your heartstrings and make you think about the definition of true love.


Jennifer Hoffine said...

LOVE THE ONE YOU'RE WITH was my first Emily Griffin book.

I agree that it's a realistic and well-handled book. I enjoyed it also.

RivkaBelle said...

I read 'Something Blue' back when it came out, and enjoyed it ... Have been meaning to pick this one up and read it, but always manage to forget when I'm at the library, haha.

Liviania said...

I hope you're doing okay since you haven't posted in awhile!

Good Golly Miss Holly said...

Can you please get back to me about FIXING DELILAH? This book was donated and it's not fair for you to keep it.

Please let me know what's happened.

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Tribute Books Mama said...

Never read this author, must try.

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It's all about the perfection of well written books, keep it up! :)

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