The Penguin book of lesbian short stories
Viking, Jan 14, 1994 - Fiction - 429 pages
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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Gillian's conscience about him was perfectly clear. She did do good works. She
was a good mother. And she knew more clearly than he did that he would be just
as irritated with her at home as he was with her for not being there, not because ...
Slowly Gillian got up and went to the phone in their bedroom. The first call she
made was to a locksmith, ordering the locks on all the doors to be changed by
four o'clock. At six o'clock that evening, Gillian and her daughters sat at the dinner
The money her husband had never known she had made looking for a job less
urgent than it should have been for Gillian's state of mind. 'Mother,' her oldest
daughter finally said to her, 'even when Daddy was around, you used to have fun.
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SARAH ORNE JEWETT Marthas Lady 1897
RENEE VIVIEN Prince Charming 1904 translated
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