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Any Woman's Blues: A Novel of Obsession

Authors: Jong, Erica
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC019000
ISBN: 9781101117781, Related ISBNs: 1101117788, 1585425494, 9781101117781, 9781585425495
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 384,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Any Woman's Blues, first published in 1990, is a tale of addiction and narcissism-the twin obsessions of ourage. World-famous folk singer Leila Sand emerged from the sixties and seventies with addictions to drugs and booze. Leila's latest addiction is to a younger man who leaves her sexually ecstatic but emotionally bereft. The orgasmic frenzies trump the betrayals, so she keeps coming back for more.

Eventually, Leila frees herself by learning the rules of love, the Twelve Steps, and the Key to Serenity in an odyssey that takes her from AA meetings to dens of sin, parties with "names" worth dropping, and erotic gondola rides.
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