Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit

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9780099598183: Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit

This is the story of Jeanette, adopted and brought up by her mother as one of God's elect. Zealous and passionate, she seems seems destined for life as a missionary, but then she falls for one of her converts.

At sixteen, Jeanette decides to leave the church, her home and her family, for the young woman she loves. Innovative, punchy and tender,

Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit is a few days ride into the bizarre outposts of religious excess and human obsession.

With a new introduction by the author

'Witty, bizarre, extraordinary and exhilarating'
The Times

'She is a master of her material, a writer in whom great talent abides'
Vanity Fair

'Many consider her to be the best living writer in this language... In her hands, words are fluid, radiant, humming'
Evening Standard

' A novel that deserves revisiting' Observer

'A wonderful rites-of-passage novel'
Mariella Frostrup

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" She is a master of her material, a writer in whom great talent abides" ( Vanity Fair)

" Many consider her to be the best living writer in this language... In her hands, words are fluid, radiant, humming" ( Evening Standard)

" A novel that deserves revisiting...Winterson maintains a balance of tone, a trueness of voice... It remains one of the finest things Winterson has written" ( Observer)

" Still extraordinary, still brilliant" ( Metro)

"Even at a time when so many good and interesting novels are coming out, hers stand out as performances of real originality and extraordinary promise" (John Bayley)

" Wonderful rites-of-passage novel... where the author's blossoming Sapphic nature leads her to eschew her mothers proffered favourite" (Mariella Frostrup)

" It is very funny, with an Alan Bennett sort of humour, beautifully written, quirky and likely to cause much tuttutting in conservative quarters" ( Daily Mail)

" This lesbian coming of age story set in northern England doesn't seem to have aged a bit" ( The Independent)

"An instant classic" (Rosemary Goring Herald)

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"Even at a time when so many good and interesting novels are coming out, hers stand out as performances of real originality and extraordinary promise" ( John Bayley)

"An instant classic" (Rosemary Goring Herald)

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Descrizione libro Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 196 x 128 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. This is the story of Jeanette, adopted and brought up by her mother as one of God s elect. Zealous and passionate, she seems destined for life as a missionary, but then she falls for one of her converts. At sixteen, Jeanette decides to leave the church, her home and her family, for the young woman she loves. Innovative, punchy and tender, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit is a few days ride into the bizarre outposts of religious excess and human obsession. With a new introduction by the author. Witty, bizarre, extraordinary and exhilarating . (The Times). She is a master of her material, a writer in whom great talent abides . (Vanity Fair). Many consider her to be the best living writer in this language.In her hands, words are fluid, radiant, humming . (Evening Standard). A novel that deserves revisiting . (Observer). A wonderful rites-of-passage novel . (Mariella Frostrup). Codice libro della libreria AAZ9780099598183

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Descrizione libro Vintage Publishing, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 196 x 128 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. This is the story of Jeanette, adopted and brought up by her mother as one of God s elect. Zealous and passionate, she seems destined for life as a missionary, but then she falls for one of her converts. At sixteen, Jeanette decides to leave the church, her home and her family, for the young woman she loves. Innovative, punchy and tender, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit is a few days ride into the bizarre outposts of religious excess and human obsession. With a new introduction by the author. Witty, bizarre, extraordinary and exhilarating . (The Times). She is a master of her material, a writer in whom great talent abides . (Vanity Fair). Many consider her to be the best living writer in this language.In her hands, words are fluid, radiant, humming . (Evening Standard). A novel that deserves revisiting . (Observer). A wonderful rites-of-passage novel . (Mariella Frostrup). Codice libro della libreria AAZ9780099598183

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Descrizione libro 2014. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. 129mm x 198mm x. Paperback. This is the story of Jeanette, adopted and brought up by her mother as one of God's elect. Zealous and passionate, she seems destined for life as a missionary, but then she falls for one o.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 240 pages. 0.150. Codice libro della libreria 9780099598183

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Descrizione libro Vintage, 2014. Condizione libro: New. Features Jeanette, who was adopted and brought up by her mother as one of God's elect. Zealous and passionate, she seems seems destined for life as a missionary, but then she falls for one of her converts. At sixteen, Jeanette decides to leave the church, her home and her family, for the young woman she loves. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 129 x 198 x 15. Weight in Grams: 172. . 2014. Paperback. . . . . . Codice libro della libreria V9780099598183

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Descrizione libro Vintage Publishing. Paperback. Condizione libro: new. BRAND NEW, Oranges are Not the Only Fruit, Jeanette Winterson, This is the story of Jeanette, adopted and brought up by her mother as one of God's elect. Zealous and passionate, she seems seems destined for life as a missionary, but then she falls for one of her converts. At sixteen, Jeanette decides to leave the church, her home and her family, for the young woman she loves. Innovative, punchy and tender, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit is a few days ride into the bizarre outposts of religious excess and human obsession. With a new introduction by the author. "She is a master of her material, a writer in whom great talent abides". "Vanity Fair". "Many consider her to be the best living writer in this language.In her hands, words are fluid, radiant, humming". (Evening Standard). "A novel that deserves revisiting". (Observer). "A wonderful rites-of-passage novel". (Mariella Frostrup). Codice libro della libreria B9780099598183

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