Seventh heaven

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Thorndike Press, 1991 - Fiction - 368 pages
141 Reviews
During the steamy summer of 1959, a sleepy Long Island suburban community is transformed by the arrival of Nora Silk, an attractive young divorcee, and her two young sons

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User Review  - Philip Lane - Goodreads

Definitely not my type of book. It appeared to me to be a fanatic feminist fantasy full of flagellation and sadism. There is an awful lot of transvestism and enforced sex changes with quite a lot of ... Read full review

Review: The Passion of New Eve

User Review  - Nirmal - Goodreads

Angela Carter is anything but dull. Another concoction of lust, myth, man-woman in a unique blend. Story is set in US with weird and grotesque happenings. Evelyn (protagonist) is converted into a ... Read full review


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Alice Hoffman is the bestselling author of nearly twenty acclaimed novels beloved by teens and adults, including Aquamarine and Practical Magic, both made into major motion pictures, as well as The Foretelling, Green Angel, The Ice Queen, and Here on Earth (an Oprah Book Club selection). She has also written the highly praised story collections Local Girls and Blackbird House. The author lives outside of Boston.

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