Eva's Man

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Beacon Press, 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."
—John Updike, The New Yorker

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This book is an excellent book dealing with the subconscious mind of Eva Medina. She was sexually abused while she was young. The author takes on a slow an methodical history through Eva's memory. It ... Read full review


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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 at 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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