Paradise Rot

£9.99

Jo is in a strange new country for university, and having a more peculiar time than most. A house with no walls, a roommate with no boundaries and a home that seems ever more alive. Jo’s sensitivity, and all her senses, become increasingly heightened and fraught, as the lines between bodies and plants, and dreaming and wakefulness, blur and mesh. This debut novel from critically acclaimed artist and musician Jenny Hval presents a heady and hyper-sensual portrayal of sexual awakening and queer desire.

ISBN: 9781786633835 Author: Hval, Jenny Publisher: Verso Publication Date: 2nd October 2018 Imprint: Verso Cover: Paperback Dewey: 839.8238 (edition:23) Pages: 160 Language: English Edition: Paperback original Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

A lyrical debut novel from a musician and artist renowned for her sharp sexual and political imagery

Jo is in a strange new country for university and having a more peculiar time than most. In a house with no walls, shared with a woman who has no boundaries, she finds her strange home coming to life in unimaginable ways. Jo’s sensitivity and all her senses become increasingly heightened and fraught, as the lines between bodies and plants, dreaming and wakefulness, blur and mesh.

This debut novel from critically acclaimed artist and musician Jenny Hval presents a heady and hyper-sensual portrayal of sexual awakening and queer desire.

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