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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Sad, this shrunken style of writing, such a contrast to the thick, well- rounded
loops and curves of the preceding pages. Today my writing doesn't look like me.
My eyes keep wandering elsewhere, as if to flee the image of another possible
Tiny beetle tipsy on liqueur, you're marinating in your own juice and black spew,
you don't know what you're writing ... over accents, you're writing words on top of
each other without even noticing, imprisoning verbs in confusing scrawls, you're ...
Difficulties writing. Empty jam jars are piling up everywhere. Constant burning
sensation in my stomach. I keep belching a sweetish gas. I'm chewing on my
fingers. Suggested recipe for authors who wish to add weight to their words,
density to ...
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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