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The parting gift

by Robert Mendelsohn

  • 194 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Prion in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Inheritance and succession -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Mendelsohn.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6063.E47 P3 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination277 p. ;
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3994793M
    ISBN 101853753777
    LC Control Number2001334817
    OCLC/WorldCa44013833

    THE PARTING GIFT examines relationships of all kinds, as well as themes of masculinity, identity and otherness, hypocrisy, and the power of sex and jealousy. Readers are free to decide what the parting gift is: the letter, the knowledge, the near-threats and offers made to Adam. Author: By Fallenberg, Evan. The Parting Gift. We will be happy to hear from you and will help you sort out any issues. "An unabashed tale that does not pull punches and looks at love's breathless story should only be read in one sitting.

    The Parting Gift, by Evan Fallenberg, teases out a complex narrative of love and betrayal from the narrow channel that separates the most basic—and quite often, the most base—of our emotions. Set in contemporary Israel, the epistolary The Parting Gift is anchored by the erotically charged affair between the unnamed narrator— a young. Free shipping on orders of $35+ from Target. Read reviews and buy The Parting Gift - by Evan Fallenberg (Hardcover) at Target. Get it today with Same Day Delivery, Order Pickup or Drive : $

    “The Parting Gift is itself a gift, an intricate and complex story, beautifully and tenderly told. “This is a perfect little book—a whip-crack of a story, propelling us so seamlessly and irresistibly from vulnerability to viciousness, from the familiar to the monstrous. Book Reviews The Parting Gift Such experiences did not end well for me; neither does the affair portrayed in the story The Parting Gift (Other Press), written by Evan Fallenberg, an Ohio-born writer who now lives in Israel.


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