Sleep with me ePub download
by Joanna Briscoe
- ISBN: 0747581673
- ISBN13: 978-0747581673
- ePub: 1649 kb | FB2: 1314 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Contemporary
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC (July 4, 2005)
- Pages: 224
- Rating: 4.3/5
- Votes: 571
- Format: lit txt lrf doc
Her book lay beside a single glass of water, the pages weighted open by an unfinished bowl of pasta, and, glancing at her – her grave, steady gaze, her reserve, the austere design of her clothes – I realised that she must be new to London, or socially unpractised, or simply solitary. She looked very young.
Joanna Briscoe's 'SLEEP WITH ME' had me hooked from the first page. 2 people found this helpful. This enchantingly dark novel had all the stuff to make it a fantastic and unforgettable read, however, it seemed to fall just short of fantastic but still managed to be very memorable.
Watch the new book Joanna Briscoe is the author of two novels, Mothers and Other Lovers, which won the . Sleep With Me, was published by Bloomsbury in July 2005
Watch the new book Joanna Briscoe is the author of two novels, Mothers and Other Lovers, which won the Betty Trask Award; and Skin, which was runner-up for the Encore Award. Her short stories have featured in several anthologies. She was a columnist for the Independent and the Guardian and writes regularly for all the major newspapers and magazines. Sleep With Me, was published by Bloomsbury in July 2005.
Transgression has always been Joanna Briscoe's specialty. Maureen Freely translates Orhan Pamuk. Her first novel, Mothers and Other Lovers, was about a bored and exasperated West country ladette who makes life more interesting for herself by seducing her hippie-dippie mother's female lover. Skin, her second novel, is a taut gothic tale in which an ageing authoress becomes tragically addicted to French boys and the plastic surgery that keeps them coming.
Joanna Briscoe is the author of two novels, Mothers and Other Lovers, which won the Betty Trask Award; and Skin, which was runner-up for the Encore Award. Joanna Briscoe lives in London with her family. Библиографические данные. Sleep with Me. Автор. Издание: перепечатанное.
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In You Joanna Briscoe writes with elegance and passion about the clashes, misunderstandings and silences between generations. Sleep With Me works in much the same way as an obsession. It is dangerously addictive: life was put firmly on hold while I raced to finish it' Maggie O'Farrell Praise for Sleep With Me: 'Seductive, scary and almost frighteningly readable' Julie Myerson 'A beautifully written and emotionally candid novel which also happens to be a page-turner' Jonathan Coe 'Elegiac, beautiful, evocative.
Joanna Briscoe is an English writer born in London in 1963. She has written four novels and several short stories, and worked as a freelance journalist. Her first novel, Mothers and Other Lovers, won a Betty Trask Award in 1993, and her third, Sleep with Me (2005), was adapted for television. Much of her childhood was spent in the south-west of England. 298 printed pages. Richard and Lelia's child is conceived in a moment of giggling chaos as they dress for a Christmas party.
Автор: Briscoe, Joanna Название: Sleep with me Издательство: Bloomsbury Классификация: Современная . Praise for "Sleep with Me". "The book is a pas de deux of information revealed and concealed. Briscoe is a controlled and elegant writer.
2005 Размер: 216 x 135 Читательская аудитория: General (us: trade) Рейтинг: Поставляется из: Англии Описание: A sexy, chilling novel.