Desert of the Heart (Compact Disc)

Desert of the Heart By Traci Odom (Read by), Jane Rule Cover Image
By Traci Odom (Read by), Jane Rule
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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 1950s, 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 to divorce her husband of sixteen years. A voluntary exile in a brave new world, she meets a woman who will change her life. Fifteen years younger, Ann Childs works as a change apron in a casino. Evelyn is instantly drawn to the fiercely independent Ann, and their friendship soon evolves into a romantic relationship. An English professor who had always led a conventional life, Evelyn suddenly finds all her beliefs about love, morality, and identity called into question. Peopled by a cast of unforgettable characters, this is a novel that dares to ask whether love between two women can last. Contains mature themes.

Product Details
ISBN: 9798200279272
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Publication Date: February 11th, 2020
Language: English