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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He laughed at her consternation. 'It's paid for, doll. Take it home. Frame it. Enjoy it
.' Laura stared at him. 'Who paid for it?' 'She said not to tell.' He laughed. 'You're a
bitch to caricature. You know? Look me up sometime, I'll do a good one.
The gold cap on his front tooth gleamed from behind his greasy lips when he
laughed. Letty was pleased. Besides giving away money Tip liked to hurt people.
It was better when he laughed. The kitchen closed at 1 1 .00 p.m. Delia and Letty
'Girl,' she laughed. 'You still hungry?' 'Well, to tell you the truth, I couldn't eat any
of that stuff.' I was embarrassed. My new friend giggled. 'Neither did I. I had
peanuts and Yoo-hoo for dinner myself.' I laughed with her. 'My name's Marty.
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