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THE

OPPOSITE

OF

LONELINESS

Essays and Stories

by Marina Keegan

reviews and awards

Goodreads Choice Awards Best Nonfiction Winner 
2014

An affecting and hope-filled posthumous collection of essays and stories from the talented young Yale graduate whose title essay captured the world’s attention in 2012 and turned her into an icon for her generation.

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A triumph.

Keegan was right to prod us all to reflect on what we seek from life.

Nicholas Kristof

The New York Times

A clear-eyed observer of human nature, Keegan could take a clever idea...and make it something beautiful