Eat Me. Linda Jaivin, Author Broadway Books $20 (p) ISBN Helen a feminist university lecturer and Philippa a writer of a novel-in-progress called Eat Me. Linda Jaivin is the author of eight books, including the bestseller Eat Me – a romp through the lives of four Sydney women and their erotic. Making fun of both cliches about single women and conventions for erotica, Eat Me follows their love lives and the stories they tell one another about them.

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So, it occurred to me only when my teacher wrote that little, probably for her quite offhand comment, on my essay on Cyrano de Bergerac.

So, what period of time lapsed between that light bulb moment, and when you actually put pen to paper, or fingers to keyboard? Eat Me was published inwell and fat the past now, as it’s difficult to remember a world in which talking loudly on your Mobile Phone about “E-Mail” made you sound like a wanker.

I would have enjoyed the book jaibin had there actually been a plot and something to sink my teeth into. Other major publications include the Quarterly Essay: Sex with fruit in supermarkets anyone?

That this book garnered such a wide following is beyond me. Then the publisher came along, so things rolled on from there. Portnoy’s Complaint Philip Roth.

I think my life has become a bit fractured recently. Shopping Special offers Gift cards Information for shoppers. I can say, however, that this is a fun and sexy, sexy book. Thanks for telling us about the problem. How do you get seduced in a restaurant; Poultry? The is the only erotica book I’ve read Her first novel was the internationally bestselling comic erotic Eat Me.


But, I was working on that, and very involved with it when this light bulb went off. Stay up to date with posts from the AWC blog. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. I had no idea if I would ever actually be able to step foot in China, but the history was so interesting.

Partly as a result of this, neither the characters or their relationships are really developed, and in the end Eat Me is more a series of comic erotic vignettes than a novel. That includes translations as well as everything else. So, what happened was I put it in a drawer. Jun 01, Angela Gatti rated it it was amazing. I read his letters again.

Eat Me | Linda Jaivin

I came across a book that was a biography of Lionel James, I got that by an Irishmen. Jul 16, Sonia rated it it was amazing Shelves: I was fourteen and I apologize. He kept very detailed diaries. I was reading the book. With a new introduction by Krissy Kneen, author of Affection and Triptych. Stay in touch Subscribe to our newsletter Read our blog Become a member Come to an event.

The characters and their jaiivn are so well captured here. I wanted to know everything about her, and I wanted to know how to unlock the secrets of what she told Morrison and Morrison recorded in his diary. If, however, you’re a bit more open-minded and have a taste for humor, erotica, and a bit of raunchiness, then “Eat Me” makes for a fun read. You have to be very, very true to yourself; mme what you want to read.


Eat Me (Linda Jaivin) – book review

The municipal archives were wonderful there. She has firm control over her material and a talent for slicing through the pretension with the precision of a sushi knife.

Paperbackpages. Even the excursion to the Big Merino is a good touch. Additionally, there was this whole convoluted plot line towards the end, a book inside a book, that was just jiavin. Extract from Eat Me. The Passion Jeanette Winterson. Jan 21, graham rated it did not like it.

I was one of the very, very few people, and I was the only person, actually, who was not in a Chinese prison at the time who could clear his name. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Other Titles by Linda Jaivin.

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Jun 27, Jay rated it it was ok Shelves: It was the new biography. The Text Publishing Company. Linda Oh, yes, yes. Click play to listen.