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Stir-Fry

Literary


by
Emma Donoghue

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Seventeen and sure of nothing, Maria has left her parents’ small-town grocery for university life in Dublin. An ad in the Student Union—“2 women seek flatmate. No bigots.”—leads Maria to a home with warm Ruth and wickedly funny Jael, students who are older and more fascinating than she’d expected. A poignant, funny, and sharply insightful coming-of-age story, Stir-Fry is a lesbian novel that explores the conundrum of desire arising in the midst of friendship and probes feminist ideas of sisterhood and nonpossessiveness.

Seventeen and sure of nothing, Maria has left her parents’ small-town grocery for university life in Dublin. An ad in the Student Union—“2 women seek flatmate. No bigots.”—leads Maria to a home with warm Ruth and wickedly funny Jael, students who are older and more fascinating than she’d expected. A poignant, funny, and sharply insightful coming-of-age story, Stir-Fry is a lesbian novel that explores the conundrum of desire arising in the midst of friendship… (more)

Seventeen and sure of nothing, Maria has left her parents’ small-town grocery for university life in Dublin. An ad in the Student Union—“2 women seek flatmate. No bigots.”—leads Maria to a home with warm Ruth and wickedly funny Jael, students who are older and more fascinating than she’d expected. A poignant, funny, and sharply insightful coming-of-age story, Stir-Fry is a lesbian novel that explores the conundrum of desire arising in the midst of friendship and probes feminist ideas of sisterhood and nonpossessiveness.

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