Written on the Body

Written on the Body

Book - 1994
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The most beguilingly seductive novel to date from the author of The Passion and Sexing the Cherry. Winterson chronicles the consuming affair between the narrator, who is given neither name nor gender, and the beloved, a complex and confused married woman. "At once a love story and a philosophical meditation."--New York Times Book Review.
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1994
Edition: 1st Vintage international ed
ISBN: 9780679744474
0679744479
Branch Call Number: FICTION WINTERSON 1994
Characteristics: 190 p. ; 21 cm

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advega718
Sep 15, 2015

While I found the story seductive and romantic, the protagonist's tone bored me half in and I glossed over to the end. Overall unmemorable.

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oshkin
Nov 09, 2013

One of the most beautifully written, heart-wrenching books I've ever read--it reads like prose poetry and has a passion that will surprise and move most readers.

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laylm220
Apr 30, 2015

“What you risk reveals what you value.”

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