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  • Art Objects: Essays on Ecstasy and Effrontery

    By Jeanette Winterson

    Our Price: $5.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780679768203
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: February 1997
    In ten interconnected essays, the author of Art & Lies explores the active role of art in the modern world, offering writings on painting, modernism, autobiography, style, the future of fiction, Virginia Woolf, and her own relationship to her work. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.
  • Art Objects: Essays on Ecstasy and Effrontery

    By Jeanette Winterson

    Our Price: $10.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780679446446
    • Publisher: Knopf/Random House
    • Published: January 1996
    In ten interconnected essays, the author of Art & Lies explores the active role of art in the modern world, offering writings on painting, modernism, autobiography, style, the future of fiction, Virginia Woolfe, and her own relationship to her work. 20,000 first printing.
  • Days of War, Nights of Love: Crimethink for Beginners

    By Paul F. Maul

    Our Price: $5.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780970910103
    • Publisher: CrimethInc
    • Published: January 2001
  • Essential Acker: The Selected Writings of Kathy Acker

    By Kathy Acker

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780802139214
    • Publisher: Grove Press
    • Published: September 2002
    Ever edging fiction forward, Acker's indelible imprint of 'authentic desire' leaves a legacy of writing that will endure. This selection - in chronological sequence - includes excerpts from all of her works, among them The Burning Bombing of America: The Destruction of the U.S. (1972); The Adult Life of Toulouse Lautrec (1975); 'New York City in 1979' (1981); Don Quixote (1986); My Mother: Demonology (1993); and, Pussy, King of the Pirates (1996). 335p. Pap.
  • Sexing the Cherry

    By Jeanette Winterson

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780871133502
    • Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
    • Published: April 1990
    Surreal saga of young man's voyages. 167p.
  • The Passion

    By Jeanette Winterson

    Our Price: $5.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780679724377
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: October 1989
    A magical, wonderful novel about the destinies of Napoleon's faithful cook and the daughter of a Venetian boatman. You will not soon forget this reading experience.
  • The Passion

    By Jeanette Winterson

    Our Price: $7.50
    Kindle Price: $9.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780802135223
    • Publisher: Grove Press
    • Published: September 1997
    Perhaps the author's most highly acclaimed work of fiction, THE PASSION is set during the tumultuous years of the Napoleonic Wars., intertwining the destinies of two remarkable people. Henri,. a simple French soldier, who follows Napoleon from glory to Russian ruin; and Villanelle, the red-haired, web-footed daugther of a Venetian boatman, whose husband has gambled away her heart. In Venice's compound of carnival, chance, and darkness, the pair meet their singular destiny. 160p.
  • The Passion

    By Jeanette Winterson

    Our Price: $5.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780099734413
    • Publisher: Vintage
    • Published: October 1996
    Written in 1986, the book mirrors the boom-time of the Thatcher years seen from the vantage point of 'a separate world.' 160p. Pap.
  • The PowerBook

    By Jeanette Winterson

    Our Price: $6.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780375725050
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: October 2001
    A swirling narrative that uses timeless tales of passion as a springboard for a meditation on love and desire in the age of the Internet. 289p.
  • The Waves

    By Virginia Woolf

    Our Price: $6.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780099478270
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: 2004
    A poetic novel that begins with six children playing in a garden by the sea and follows their lives as they grow up and experience friendship, love and grief at the death of their beloved friend Percival. It shows the author's response to the loss of her brother Thoby, who died when he was twenty-six.
  • Weight: The Myth of Atlas and Heracles

    By Jeanette Winterson

    Our Price: $5.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781841957180
    • Publisher: Canongate
    • Published: October 2005
    Winterson brings Atlas into the twenty-first century, simultaneously asking her own difficult questions about the nature of choice and coercion and how we forge our own destiny, tasked as we are, by the weight(s) of existence. The author, in positing an updated version of the possibility of escaping into even momentary freedom from what obliges us to 'carry the weight', turns the familiar on its head, presenting a different truth's dazzling effect. 151p.
  • Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?

    By Jeanette Winterson

    Our Price: $14.99
    • Format: Audio/CD
    • ISBN-13: 9781469282725
    • Publisher: Brilliance Audio
    • Published: March 2013
    Traces the author's lifelong search for happiness as the adopted daughter of Pentecostal parents who raised her through practices of fierce control and paranoia, an experience that prompted her to search for her biological mother.
  • Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?

    By Jeanette Winterson

    Our Price: $29.99
    • Format: Audio/CD
    • ISBN-13: 9781469201924
    • Publisher: Brilliance Audio
    • Published: August 2012
    Traces the author's lifelong search for happiness as the adopted daughter of Pentecostal parents who raised her through practices of fierce control and paranoia, an experience that prompted her to search for her biological mother.
  • Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?

    By Jeanette Winterson

    Our Price: $11.95
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780802120106
    • Publisher: Grove Press
    • Published: March 2012
    This memoir is the chronicle of a life’s work to find happiness. It is a book full of stories: about a girl locked out of her home, sitting on the doorstep all night; about a religious zealot disguised as a mother who has two sets of false teeth (matt for everyday and a pearlized set for ‘best’) and a revolver in the dresser drawer; about growing up in a north England industrial town in the 1960s and 1970s; and about the universe as a cosmic dustbin. It is the story of how a painful past, which Winterson thought she had written over and repainted, rose to haunt her later in life, sending her on a journey into madness and out again, in search of her biological mother. It is also a book about literature, one that shows how fiction and poetry can guide us when we are lost. 230p.
  • Written on the Body

    By Jeanette Winterson

    Our Price: $14.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780679744474
    • Publisher: Vintage International
    • Published: February 1994
    This novel's narrator has neither name nor gender' the beloved is a married woman. And as author Jeanette Winterson chronicles their consuing affair, she compels readers to see love stripped of cliches and categories, as a phenomenon as visceral as blood and organs, bone and tissue - and as strange an an undiscovered continent. Sure, why not? 190p.

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