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Adam Silvera

American,  Author
Total Quotes : 29
Death Books Some

All my books center around death in some way.

- Adam Silvera

I Remember Identifying Had

For me, I remember being 19 and coming out as bi to all of my friends. I'd had girlfriends, and all of these experiences and such, and then, as I got older, I started identifying as gay.

- Adam Silvera

Book Having Whenever

Having a book published whenever is a huge honor.

- Adam Silvera

Always Die Next

Death is the one - the one thing we don't have many answers for. We understand how people die, but we don't know what comes next, and that's something that's always fascinated and disturbed me and frustrated me.

- Adam Silvera

Think Heartbreak Through

Especially with grief and heartbreak, you can go through these things and think, 'I will never be whole again.'

- Adam Silvera

Loss Alive Someone

Absence is absence, you know? The loss of someone can be just as devastating if they're alive as if they're dead.

- Adam Silvera

Face Die Own

'They Both Die At The End' is about coming face to face with your own mortality.

- Adam Silvera

Happy Every Day More

Being more happy than not helps you get up every day.

- Adam Silvera

Love First Love Move

'History Is All You Left Me' is about the loss of your first love and how you move on beyond that and if you can.

- Adam Silvera

Love Giving Capable

I don't think I'm capable of giving a character every possible victory, no matter how much I love them, without feeling as if their ending isn't genuine to their actual trials.

- Adam Silvera

Numbers Seven Needing

I have OCD and, literally, walking on the left, needing things to be in even numbers with few exceptions. One and seven, any number that ends in seven, that's all me. All the tics like the pulling of the ear and scratching of the palms, all me.

- Adam Silvera

Thought Away Channel

When you're overthinking a thought like the way I do, I can get completely pulled away from something I'm in the middle of because my thought channel just won't help me get from point A to point B without any difficulty.

- Adam Silvera

Game Development Missed

I had definitely missed the literary development game with Paper Lantern Lit, and writing exclusively wasn't giving me complete fulfillment.

- Adam Silvera

Never Sexuality Very

Sexuality is very fluid, but I never chose to be gay.

- Adam Silvera

Fiction Expect Written

I haven't written adult fiction, but I do not sugarcoat grief - or what I expect grief to be.

- Adam Silvera

New Fact Taylor

Whereas Books of Wonder excels with children's literature, McNally Jackson is where I go for my adult new releases, and no, it has nothing to do with the fact that Taylor Swift shops there, too.

- Adam Silvera

Best Your Buy

The Strand prides itself for its '18 miles of books,' and they are not kidding - that store goes on for da-a-a-a-ys. There are carts outside with dollar books, all sorts of fun merchandise inside, and an extensive selection of reduced priced books. If you're looking to buy a $30 hardcover for $20, The Strand is your new best friend.

- Adam Silvera

Generation Devoted Read

I'm definitely of the 'Harry Potter'-transfigured-me-into-a-reader-and-writer generation. And that's really all I read throughout my teen years, because I really devoted all my time to writing and reading friends' fan-fiction.

- Adam Silvera

Always Deal Meant

There will be opportunities for hope and happiness, and happiness will return to your life, but you will always feel that loss if that person really meant that great a deal to you.

- Adam Silvera

Week South Before

My first book was on the grittier side of life. A week before being published, I realized all of my main characters come from single households. That was something that, when I lived in South Bronx, that's what it was like.

- Adam Silvera