The Desert of the Heart

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World Publishing Company, 1964 - Canadian fiction - 254 pages
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"Against the harsh background of the Nevada desert and the life of the casino the drama of these two women's lives moves to the inevitable climax. The scandal spreads, the divorce which had seemed a routine matter, becomes suddenly in jeopardy. For Anne there is no question of choice. But for Evelyn? In this unusual first novel, Miss Rule does not shirk an issue which a few years ago would have scarcely even seen the light of day."--jacket blurb.

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I had read this book years and years ago, and quite liked it then. I was rather afraid to re-read, because often lesbian fiction that I liked in the old days doesn't hold up. I think that back then I ... Read full review

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I saw the movie first, in 1986, and love it, but the book is even better. The movie changes a few of the facts (including names, unnecessarily), and indulges itself in some truly tacky dialogue and ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
7
Section 2
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Section 3
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