Looking glass lives: a novel

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Alyson Books, Oct 15, 1998 - Fiction - 216 pages
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One of the most enduring and versatile writers of gay literature returns with a new and surprising novel. Bestselling author Felice Picano has crafted a startling and haunting story spanning two centuries in a small seaside town. Amity Pritchard, her sister Constance, and Captain Eugene Calder endure anguished love and death at the end of the nineteenth century, only to emerge again as Roger Lynch, his wife Karen, and the dangerously captivating Chas, who alternately love and torment each other in the world of today. Permanently entwined, yet fluid in gender and sexuality, these three souls emerge and reemerge throughout history, drawn to one another by shared passion, but incapable of altering their shared destiny. Looking Glass Lives is a remarkable and irresistible combination of reincarnation, romance, tragedy, and redemption.

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Roger Lynch treats his wife Karen to a visit to the his family's old Sumer stomping grounds in Nansquett, and while they're walking through the neighborhood of his grandfather's house, they stumble ... Read full review

Looking Glass Lives: A Novel

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The latest work from Picano (Like People in History, LJ 6/15/95) is an intriguing Gothic tale involving the intertwined lives of three people whose gender (but not their destiny) changes from one ... Read full review


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