Intercourse: Stories

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Chronicle Books, May 28, 2008 - Fiction - 216 pages
15 Reviews
A provocative new short-story collection from Pulitzer Prize winner Robert Olen Butler, Intercourse delightfully reveals what goes through a person's mind at a crucial momentduring sex. Smart, provocative, subtle, and erotic, each story is a many faceted gem. Butler dazzles and entertains as he channels the most intimate thoughts of 50 couples,including:
Adam & Eve
Bonnie & Clyde
Pocahontas & John Smith
Richard Milhous Nixon & Pat Nixon
Walt Whitman & Oscar Wilde
Elvis Presley & Holly Singleton (admirer)
Princess Diana & Prince Charles
William Jefferson Clinton & Hillary Diane Rodham
Santa Claus & Ingebirgitta (elf)

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User Review  - Rilette Swanepoel - Goodreads

What a load of cerebral crap! Read full review

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User Review  - Kaela - Goodreads

Picked this up after reading other stories by the author. Very interesting set of stories - the inner thoughts of historical couples as they engage in intercourse. Something different. I found the ... Read full review

About the author (2008)

Robert Olen Butler, recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for his short-story collection A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain, is the author of many lauded works of fiction. He lives in Tallahassee, Florida.

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