Skinned Alive: Stories
The eight stories in this erotic and heartbreaking collection are barometers of difference. They measure the distance between an American expatriate and the Frenchman who tutors him in table manners and rough sex; the gulf between a man dying of AIDS and his uncomprehending relatives.
What people are saying - Write a review
SKINNED ALIVE: StoriesUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
A depressing, disappointing first collection from accomplished gay biographer, novelist, and essayist White (The Burning Library, 1994, etc.). All eight stories here suffer from the weight of dread ... Read full review
Skinned alive: storiesUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
White is a noted novelist (A Boy's Own Life, LJ 9/1/92), essayist (The Burning Library, LJ 10/1/94), and biographer, whose Genet (LJ 9/15/93) was one of LJ's Best Books of 1993. here he offers eight deeply personal stories. Read full review