This Beautiful Life

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Helen Schulman - This Beautiful Life

1 Feb 20123 stars

Slightly outdated family drama that retains some timeliness and authenticity

(Atlantic) With frightening believability, New York novelist Helen Schulman depicts a single, unthinking mouse-click tearing a family apart. Set in 2003, aspects of This Beautiful Life are outdated, but the key dramatic action of a 15-year-old boy…