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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The jacket is obviously of good quality, the fur is so lustrous it still looks like new,
and the woman he gives it to will certainly be thrilled. From now on, there'll be no
odors other then mine in this room. Sleepless night. Nothing to eat. I exhausted ...
A small strolling object roughly cylindrical in shape, I move without difficulty
through the visitors clustered around each painting. Women step out of my way,
ladies from the nearby fashionable neighborhoods, idle women temporarily
A stump of a woman, repulsively ugly, sticking her hand into a package of
cookies on the platform of the Saint-Michel metro station. A slob unwelcome in
chic tearooms. The dregs of humanity riding an elevator in the fashionable XVIth
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Jacket description: "An international sensation from the moment of its first publication in France, Sweet Death is a novel of heartstopping intensity, black humor, and passion not easily forgotten. A ... Read full review