Odd Girl Out

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Cleis Press, 2001 - Fiction - 212 pages
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Designated the 'Queen of Lesbian Pulp' for authoring several landmark novels beginning in 1957, Ann Bannon's work defined lesbian fiction for the pre-Stonewall generation. Unlike many writers of the period, however, Bannon's stories broke through the shame and isolation typically portrayed in lesbian pulps, offering instead women characters who embraced their sexuality. With Odd Girl Out, Bannon introduces Laura Landon, whose love affair with her college roommate Beth launched the lesbian pulp fiction genre.

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I think Ann Bannon is a very gifted natural writer. - Goodreads
Instead it is a innocent, school girl, love story. - Goodreads
The cover art was the best part. - Goodreads
This was my introduction to lesbian pulp fiction! - Goodreads

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I am almost a little embarrassed to say that this book made me cry —like, actually weep— in more than one occasion. Read full review

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About the author (2001)

Ann Bannon lives in Sacramento, CA.

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