Sweet Death: A Novel
Told with dazzling narrative brilliance and the haunting power of an impassioned soliloquy, an astonishing parable of a woman's obsession of sweets and delicacies is seen. A novel of heartstopping intensity, black humor and passion not easily forgotten.
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And the fitting session was canceled because of anticipated weight loss. After I
left, I rushed to a pastry shop and ravenously devoured an enormous pudding
chock-full of raisins. I Paris in the rain. Gleaming wet sidewalks. Water pouring 10
... and I sucked each one of its tines diligently. Outside, cloudbursts lashed the
streets of Paris with freezing rain mixed 38 Sweet Death.
Time to think about going back to Paris. Because its shell is the place where they
should find the big, flabby, milk-white mussel that wanted to become even larger
than a whale. For the return trip: a supply of white chocolate. A long licorice ...
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