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Oranges are not the only fruit

Author: Jeanette Winterson
Publisher: London : Vintage Books, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Vintage classicsView all editions and formats
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"Set in Northern England, this is the tale of Jess, a young girl whose adopted mother forces her to follow the path that she has planned for her - including bible quizzes, a stint in the Salvation Army and a future as a missionary in Africa. However, when Jess falls for a female friend, she comes to realise that there is more to life than the church. Confused and alone, she attempts to reconcile her religious  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanette Winterson
ISBN: 9780099530244 0099530244 9780099598183 0099598183
OCLC Number: 1110952322
Notes: First published: Great Britain : Pandora Press, 1985.
Description: xx, 224 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Jeanette Winterson.

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"Set in Northern England, this is the tale of Jess, a young girl whose adopted mother forces her to follow the path that she has planned for her - including bible quizzes, a stint in the Salvation Army and a future as a missionary in Africa. However, when Jess falls for a female friend, she comes to realise that there is more to life than the church. Confused and alone, she attempts to reconcile her religious devotion and her adolescent passion."--Author's website.|

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