The whole review is here, but first! Curious if others have a similar read on the voraciousness of the novel's lead character. Let me know and here's the lead: 

People make romance of being young in New York, but it’s never an easy time. If it’s exhilarating to have no money and bad sex, to mythologize beautiful people and walk home over bridges at 4 a.m., we might consider why we do these things. The answer is nearly always to feel less alone, to forge connection as we fumble toward the person we dream of becoming...

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