Dirty Love

Dirty Love

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In this heartbreakingly beautiful book of disillusioned intimacy and persistent yearning, beloved and celebrated author Andre Dubus III explores the bottomless needs and stubborn weaknesses of people seeking gratification in food and sex, work and love. In these linked novellas in which characters walk out the back door of one story and into the next, love is "dirty"—tangled up with need, power, boredom, ego, fear, and fantasy. On the Massachusetts coast north… (more)

Editorial reviews (3 reviews)


Dubus’s unerring blade-edged prose cuts right to the heart of the heart. Closing the book, we rush to scrub off that grit, needing to remember what pulses beneath. After all, falling in love is something we keep doing and doing.

It’s a piercing, painful story with a surging humanity beneath it, and similar things could be said about all the stories and the novella that constitute this book.

Kirkus Reviews : Dirty Love (October 08, 2013)

First-rate fiction by a dazzling talent.

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Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (September 30, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

File size: 755 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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