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13 edition of Desert of the Heart found in the catalog.

Desert of the Heart

by Jane Rule

  • 160 Want to read
  • 0 Currently reading

Published by Naiad Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Lesbian,
  • Movie-TV Tie-In - General,
  • Fiction - Adult

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8359185M
    ISBN 100930044738
    ISBN 109780930044732

    Immortalized for a whole new generation by the film Desert Hearts, Jane Rule's classic DESERT OF THE HEART is arguably her finest novel. Joyce Carol Oates called it an intelligent and utterly believable novel. Told with all the wit and skill of this fine novelist, the book stands as a classic of lesbian : Bella Books. The desert of the heart is not as dry as it sounds; it's a little oasis near the well of loneliness moisturized by sentiment. Actually it's in Reno, Nevada, where Evelyn Hall, after many years of marriage to a man she kept in psychiatrists and sleeping pills, comes for a divorce. In the house where she stays she meets Ann Childs and the attraction is an immediate one although Ann is.

    'A landmark work of lesbian fiction' and the basis for the acclaimed film Desert Hearts-the New York Times. Against the backdrop of Reno, Nevada, in the late s, award-winning author Jane Rule chronicles a love affair between two women. When Desert of the Heart opens, Evelyn Hall is on a plane that will take her from her old life in Oakland, California, to Reno, where she plans. 3 Upcoming events at Desert Ridge - Phoenix, AZ. LIST CALENDAR. May Tuesday 26 Literally Speaking Book Group Tuesday PM Please join us for this monthly, long-standing evening book discussion group. Copies of the discussion schedule are available in-store, please see a bookseller for details.» More about this event.

    Immortalized for a whole new generation by the film Desert Hearts, Jane Rule’s classic DESERT OF THE HEART is arguably her finest novel. Joyce Carol Oates called it an intelligent and utterly believable novel. Told with all the wit and skill of this fine novelist, the book stands as a classic of lesbian literature. "Desert Hearts" tells the story of a woman in her 30s who suddenly is awakened to the turmoils of passionate love, and because that is basically a simple story, this is basically a simple movie. What makes it unusual is that the story is set in the s and the woman falls in love with a lesbian.


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The most widely known is Cadillac Desert, a critical account of the policy, politics. Jane Rule () was the author of several novels and essay collections, including the groundbreaking lesbian love story Desert of the Heart,which was made into the feature film Desert Hearts.

She was inducted into the Order of Canada in Born in New Jersey, Rule moved to Canada inand lived on Galiano Island, British Columbia, until her death at the age of seventy-six.

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I said, “Is it good, friend?” “It is bitter—bitter,” he answered; “But I like it “Because it is bitter, “And because it is my heart.”.