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Oranges are not the only fruit

Author: Jeanette Winterson
Publisher: London : Vintage Books, 2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is the story of Jeanette, adopted and brought up by her mother as one of God's elect. Zealous and passionate, she seems destined for life as a missionary, but then she falls for one of her converts. At sixteen, Jeanette decides to leave the church, her home and her family, for the young woman she loves. Innovative, punchy and tender, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit is a few days ride into the bizarre outposts  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanette Winterson
ISBN: 9780099598183 0099598183
OCLC Number: 1055886416
Description: xvi, 224 pàgines : il·lustracions ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Jeanette Winterson.

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'Like most people I lived for a long time with my mother and father. My father liked to watch the wrestling, my mother liked to wrestle; it didn't matter what'This is the story of Jeanette, adopted  Read more...

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"She is a master of her material, a writer in whom great talent abides" * Vanity Fair * "Many consider her to be the best living writer in this language... In her hands, words are fluid, radiant, Read more...

 
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