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2018 NPR Best Book of the Year
Outside Magazine Book to Read
Tatler Top 10 Book of the Year
2016 NPR Best Book of the Year
New York Times Editor's Choice
Award Winner: John Dewey Prize in American History
Heller McAlpin in the Wall Street Journal wrote:
"Readers will be saddened to learn that the love affair that blossomed [in American Philosophy], in idyllic New Hampshire is no more, though some may have sensed that the bloom was already off the rose in Hiking With Nietzsche. An account of this schism—a story of loss, of falling and learning 'to stand straight once again'—is, the author suggests, 'a book for another time.'"
Love's Conditions is the "book for another time." We like to think that love is unconditional, but we like to think many things that are untrue. Love has conditions--under which it thrives, under which it falters, under which it perishes. When it perishes, what can remain?