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Oranges are not the only fruit

Author: Jeanette Winterson
Publisher: London ; Boston : Pandora Press, 1997. ©1985
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Winner of the Whitbread Prize for best first fiction, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit is a coming-out novel from Winterson, the acclaimed author of The Passion and Sexing the Cherry. The narrator, Jeanette, cuts her teeth on the knowledge that she is one of God's elect, but as this budding evangelical comes of age, and comes to terms with her preference for her own sex, the peculiar balance of her God-fearing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Winterson, Jeanette, 1959-
Oranges are not the only fruit.
London ; Boston : Pandora Press, 1985
(OCoLC)1019734852
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanette Winterson
ISBN: 0863580424 9780863580420 9780802135162 0802135161 0044406711 9780044406716 0099935708 9780099935704 0747510431 9780747510437 9780099530244 0099530244 9780099598183 0099598183
OCLC Number: 1057331307
Notes: $16.00.
Description: ix, 176 pages ; 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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