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Gemmell wrote what women secretly feel, what they tell themselves, what they hide and what they desire. From that moment on I had no idea where the book was going to go, and as I got deeper and deeper into it, I found myself nodding and saying “exactly!

The newer editions seem to have more flesh. The sex described also wasn’t really shocking or interesting or even erotic. Books with whimsical chapter epigrams don ‘The Bride I read this, but it felt altogether too samey in tone, style and content. Laura Benchea added it Sep 02, Lists with This Book. Ana Rodrigues marked it as to-read Apr 29, At a coffee shop, away from home and the life that you know, you meet a younger man, a virgin, Gabriel.

Was the novel steganographically embedded in a series of kitten pictures? You love that sound, it’s like the first lickings of a flame taking hold You didn’t look closely at a penis until you were married, didn’t know what a circumcised one looked like.

I didn’t really find the structure of this book that appealing. Things are good, he is quickly learning but soon he wants more, he wrecks things, this is meant to be a second life, nothing more.

I loved that everyone was a villain and that everyone was a hero.

It is hard and frightening and terribly real. Hemmell also reminded me of the book Wifey, by Judy Blume that I read earlier this year.


As I read I kept thinking, “Yes, this rings true, I recognize these feelings. Sep 06, Melanie Garrett hemmell it really liked it. Your hair pulled back when he’s inside. It never seemed that interesting, funny, or worthy of jokes with between a husband and wife–honestly, I didn’t get any great idea of the husband and wife relationship in this book.

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The criteria for selection included a very individual voice and unmistakeable style, as well as an original choice of subject. There’s a lot more going on her This is an ambitious and affecting novel and I gemmrll know how I missed all the hype about it when it first came out. I usually base my book selections on covers, descriptions, and a page or two of the book.

Here are a few quotes from the 1st 24 pages of the book to hopefully show you how inane it all is: So what does she do to resolve this? It’s extreme in places, but there is a truth in the prose. Apr 11, Lindsay rated it did not like it.

Call me crazy, but maybe talking despidq her husband about her problems would have worked out better? So does the manuscript give insight into the woman’s disappearance? How long can she sustain a perilous double life? She was an effervescent woman looking for something more, that elusive high that kept the bar being raised so much after every encounter.

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An emptiness when every night you lie in the double bed, restlessly awake, astounded at how closely hate can nudge against love, can wind around it sinuously like a cat. I remember being absolutely scattered as I followed this woman’s journey of her seeking something that was just so simply destructive. The paper is made of rag, not wood pulp, and the pages crackle with brittleness as they’re turned. Cath marked gemkell as to-read Oct 03, Gabriel falls in love with you and this scares you.


Profundity because it’s not merely about sex or sexual acts but comments truthfully, without romanticism, about love, betrayal, friendship, transgression, marriage, parental relationships, even motherhood.

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I will admit, too, that I just don’t understand the text to which this book is meant to be a response. Open Preview See a Problem? It’s certainly NOT this book. Some repulsive and shocking.

An emptiness when you realize that the loneliest you’ve ever been is within a marriage, as a wife. In the course of this time we hear about the heroine and Cole’s rather bleak sex life. I believe that the writer wanted to write it as if it was a story of your life but at the same time she writes it as if it was a handbook, even going so far as naming her chapters as “lessons”. The author is Nikki Gemmell. I think the follow-up book being set many years into a marriage with a couple stuck in the rut of school drop-offs, work and routine sounds more realistic.

Nikkk book is very creatively and uniquely written, I had never come across a similar writing technique. She was unsympathetic from the get-go, because she was supposedly “bein I should say, I skimmed the sex scenes. I like the plot and enjoyed the book thoroughly. Perhaps the narrator was actually a mind-controlling sorceress whose psionic powers were powered by orgasms.

Quotes from The Bride Strippe Frauenschola Exsulta Sion Freiburg. Cold, smooth walls you are rammed against. Want to Read saving….