The Penguin book of lesbian short stories

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Margaret Reynolds
Viking, Jan 14, 1994 - Fiction - 429 pages
4 Reviews
A collection of fiction by and about lesbians features an introduction that contrasts the feminist polemic of Virginia Woolf with the liberated creativity of Gertrude Stein and stories by Kathy Acker, Emma Donoghue, and Jeanette Winterson. 10,000 first printing. $15,000 ad/promo.

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Review: The Penguin Book of Lesbian Short Stories

User Review  - Freyja Vanadis - Goodreads

There were very few stories in this book that were worthwhile; many of the stories and poems were written by historic lesbians of the early 20th century, like Radclyffe Hall. Read full review

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User Review  - Korri - Goodreads

So far I'm pleased with this anthology, not least of all because it features 'happy' stories instead of the large body of literature demonizing or diagnosing lesbians (while Faderman's anthology Chloe ... Read full review

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