Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit


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SKU: 9780802135162 Category:
Author: Winterson, Jeanette
Publication Date: 08/20/1997
Publisher: Grove Press
Binding: Paperback
Media: Book


Winterson, Jeanette
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 household crumbles.”