Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit.pdf

Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit

Jeanette Winterson


This is the story of Jeanette, adopted and brought up by her mother as one of Gods elect. Zealous and passionate, she seems 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 of religious excess and human obsession.

With a new introduction by the author

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, humming
-Evening Standard-

A novel that deserves revisiting
-Observer-

A wonderful rites-of-passage novel
-Mariella Frostrup-



Sayfa Sayısı: 240

Baskı Yılı: 2014


Dili: İngilizce
Yayınevi: Vintage

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Praise for Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit · She is a master of her material, a writer in whom great talent abides · Many consider her to be the best living writer in this ...

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Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit written by British writer, Jeanette Winterson tells the story of Jeanette, a girl who is born and raised in a religious family under the. 20 Oct 2007 ... Bible story. Jeanette Winterson's Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit uses the Bible as a source of both structure and meaning, says John Mullan.

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Noe Schulzzo

To see such a world of women in itself provides pleasure for women viewers. But it is no feminist utopia. As well as friendship, support and love, it includes ...

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Jason Statham

Innovative, punchy and tender, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit is a few days ride into the bizarre outposts of religious excess and human obsession.

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Jessica Kolhmann

22.08.2014 In Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, Winterson knits a complicated picture of teenage angst through a series of layered narratives, incorporating and subverting fairytales and myths, to present a coherent whole, within which her stories can stand independently. Imaginative and mischievous, she is a born storyteller, teasing and taunting the reader to reconsider their worldview.