Oranges are Not the Only Fruit
Publisher: Grove Press
Pages no: 192
, European Literature
, British Literature
I first heard about "Oranges are Not the Only Fruit" as being a coming-of-age novel, then I read more about Jeanette Winterson and decided that I want to read a lot of her books. This was the first and won't be my last. Maybe I had too much high hopes, but what I found was not quite what I was expec...
People have been recommending Jeanette Winterson's work to me for quite a while now, and this was my first read. Excellent story! Excellent writing!
Re-reading it because of BBC WBC and found I like it now a lot more.
Odd, but good. There are some fabulous quotes in this one.
Finally I've finished reading all the set literature texts for trimester one. And week one's only just finished. This was one of the more challenging of the texts as it focused on issues I feel strongly about. However having completed this novel I can find many things of merit despite it involving a...