Fruitflesh: Seeds of Inspiration for Women Who Write

Gayle Brandeis (Author)
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Description

Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

A sumptuous, sensuous writing guide from the author of the award-winning The Book of Dead Birds

--Publishers Weekly

Product Details

Price
$15.99
Publisher
HarperOne
Publish Date
May 04, 2004
Pages
224
Dimensions
5.28 X 0.56 X 8.02 inches | 0.43 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780060587185
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About the Author

Gayle Brandeis is the author of The Book of Dead Birds, the winner of Barbara Kingsolver's Bellwether Prize, an award in support of a literature of social change. Reviewers have highly praised this, her first novel, and Toni Morrison said: It has an edgy beauty that enhances perfectly the seriousness of its contents. She is also the author. Fruitflesh: Seeds of Inspiration for Women Who Write.

Reviews

"Gayle Brandeis shows us how to write sense-soaked prose and poetry that celebrates the embodiment of the life!"--Oriah Mountain Dreamer, author of The Invitation and The Dance
"Anyone immersing herself in Fruitflesh is sure to find her writing liberated, and enriched by the many stimulating exercises."--Susan Perry, Ph.D., author of Writing in Flow
"Fruitflesh calls for some very juicy feasting!"--Sark, author of Succulent Wild Woman
"A moving and perceptive first novel."---- O magazine on The Book of Dead Birds
"THE BOOK OF DEAD BIRDS is a story of healing--a skillful, textured weaving of dark and light."----Donna M. Gershten, author of Kissing the Virgin's Mouth, on The Book of Dead Birds
"[It] has an edgy beauty that enhances perfectly the seriousness of its contents."----Toni Morrison on The Book of Dead Birds
"Beautifully written, with gorgeous usage of language and metaphor."--Publishers Weekly
"Lyrical, imaginative, beautifully crafted, and deeply intelligent. Before anything else, its characters take you by the heart."----Barbara Kingsolver on The Book of Dead Birds