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Following her wonderful debut, The Still Point, Sackville returns with a strangely beautiful short novel about love and sex and obsession. A literature professor marries his prize student, a woman forty years his junior, and at her request he takes her to the say for their honeymoon. He is embarked on his life’s work, a book about enchantment-narratives in literature, most all of them involving strange girls and women, but soon finds himself distracted by his own… (more)

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Sackville’s rare gift is for rendering the ordinary so distinctly that it becomes fantastic.

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Publisher: Counterpoint (April 01, 2013)

Collection: NONE

Format: EPUB

Page count: 224 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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