Caracole: A Novel

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E.P. Dutton, 1985 - Fiction - 342 pages
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User Review  - Philip - Goodreads

Edmund White's novel Caracole can best be described as sublime nonsense. Whether it could also be described as worth reading is quite another matter, since a style that is perhaps best described as a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Monty Milne - Goodreads

A crashing disappointment. It just doesn't work, on any level, and the sex is just....yuk. Read full review


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About the author (1985)

Author Edmund White was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on January 13, 1940. He majored in Chinese at the University of Michigan. Before spending a year in Rome, he worked for Time-Life Books from 1962 until 1970. Upon his return, he became an editor for The Saturday Review and Horizon. He lived in France from 1983 until 1990. His works have chronicled gay life with such books as A Boy's Own Story, The Beautiful Room Is Empty, and The Farewell Symphony.

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