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My Hundred Lovers

By: Susan Johnson

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2012

Seller ID: 237623

ISBN: 1741756359

Condition: Good Condition


'Confronting the inevitable desiccation of her ageing body, a woman reflects on her life as an erotic adventurer, and through these vivid stories of the flesh, a mind and a soul emerge in full. Susan Johnson is a writer in her prime, and her most enduring love affair is with language itself. ' Geraldine BrooksThat afternoon in the small bedroom the light was blue. The curtains were cream and blew softly in the wind. There was a cry, far off, almost out of earshot. There was a man in my bed and I did not know how he got there.A woman, on the eve of her fiftieth birthday, reflects on one hundred... View more info

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Flying Lessons

By: Susan Johnson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, William Heinemann:

Seller ID: 227497

Condition: Very Good Condition


Ria Lubrano, a jingles singer from Sydney can't stop thinking about her missing brother. His intermittent phone calls from somewhere in Australia's northern tableland have stopped altogether. She thinks, too, of her grandmother Emma, whose impulsive marriage to a glamorous Italian Catholic alienated her Anglican father. Ria wonders if the instinct for rebellion is in her blood. However, when Ria makes a leap herself, she finds that the duties of belonging are not easily discarded. With Flying Lessons Susan Johnson has created a powerful and involving novel about the continuities and contradict... View more info