Oranges are not the only fruit

Jeanette is opgevoed om het evangelie te prediken. Liefde en seks zijn niet gepland in haar dienstregeling, maar op zestienjarige leeftijd besluit ze om de Kerk, haar huis en haar familie te verlaten voor de jonge vrouw van wie ze houdt.
Oranges are not the only fruit
Jeanette Winterson
[Plaats van uitgave niet vastgesteld]: Grove Atlantic, 2007
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About Jeanette Winterson

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Jeanette Winterson (born 27 August 1959) is an English writer, who became famous with her first book, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, a semi-autobiographical novel about a sensitive teenage girl rebelling against conventional values. Other novels of hers have explored gender polarities and sexual identity, and later novels the relations between humans and technology. She is also a broadcaster and a professor of creative writing. She won a Whitbread Prize for a First Novel, a BAFTA Award for Best Drama, the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize, the E. M. Forster Award and the St. Louis Literary Award, and the Lambda Literary Award twice. She holds an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) and a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE), and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

Early life

Winterson was born in Manchester and adopted by Constance and John William Winterson…Read more on Wikipedia