Eva's Man

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Beacon Press, Mar 5, 1987 - Fiction - 177 pages
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Imprisoned for the bizarre murder of her lover, Eva Medina Canada recalls a life tormented by sexual abuse and emotional violence. Eva's Man is Gayl Jones's second novel.

"An American writer with a powerful sense of vital inheritance, of history in the blood."
óJohn Updike, The New Yorker

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User Review  - Kathrina - Goodreads

Through the first fifty pages, I thought I understood what the book wanted to do, but then the rug was slowly pulled out from beneath me, and the last half of the book was a whirlpool of nightmare ... Read full review

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User Review  - Aleatha - Goodreads

It was alot to take. Very graphic. Very disturbing. I finished it quickly because I liked it, but it was so disorienting. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
14
Section 3
25
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About the author (1987)

Gayl Jones was born in Kentucky in 1949. She attended Connecticut College and Brown University, and has taught a Wellesley College and the University of Michigan. Her other books include THE HEALING (1998 National Book Award Finalist and New York Times Notable Book of the Year) and many others.

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