The desert of the heart

a novel.
  • 255 Pages
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  • English
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Secker & Warburg , London
The Physical Object
Pagination255p.,21cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19936426M

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Written in and eventually published inalbeit after significant changes, this novel marked Jane Rule out as a visionary and a spokesperson for a generation of lesbians, daring to defy the idea that marriage is a ticket to normality/5. out of 5 stars Desert of the Heart is the year's best read. Reviewed in the United States on Janu Karen Chamberlain's exquisite memoir captures Utah's red rock wilderness in all its harshness and sensuality.

Her human and non-human companions are unforgettable and her love for all things wild is present in every word.5/5(5). Desert of the Heart is a groundbreaking novel in the context of lesbian literature.

Written in and eventually published inalbeit after significant changes, this novel marked Jane Rule out as a visionary and a spokesperson for a generation of lesbians, daring to defy the idea that marriage is a ticket to normality/5(39).

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About the author 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 /5(10).

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Born in Ottumwa, Iowa inMorrow went on to graduate with a history degree from the University of Wisconsin. She then married Henry Willsie and moved to Arizona, publishing her first novel, "Heart of the Desert", in and working as editor of women's magazine The Delineator from /5.

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Told with all the wit and skill of this fine novelist, the book stands as a classic of lesbian : Bella Books. This groundbreaking book is the story of two teenage girls whose friendship blossoms into love and who, despite pressures from family and school that threaten their relationship, promise to.

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 by: Desert of the Heart: A Novel by Jane Rule.

“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. Directed by Donna Deitch. With Helen Shaver, Patricia Charbonneau, Audra Lindley, Andra Akers. A woman on the precipice of divorce becomes drawn 7/10(K).

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. Desert of the heart was Jane Rule's first novel, published in when Rule was It was an auspicious beginning for a writer who would build a reputation on her unflinching views about sexuality, relationships and the discomforts of convention/5(49).

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Read online Desert of the Heart. Publisher: Bella Books Pages: ISBN: X. ISBN Publication Date: J Format: PDF, Audiobook /5(K). When Jane Rule’s first novel, Desert of the Heart, was published init was an auspicious beginning for a writer who would build a reputation on her unflinching views about sexuality, relationships and the painful constrictions of societal more astonishing is the way in which the novel has retained its cool quiet beauty and power of expression decades later.

In today's society, Jane Rule's "Desert of the Heart" may not seem as intriguing or groundbreaking as it did when it was published in The love story between two women, one seeking a divorce from her husband and both seeking to find who they truly are, is examined along with questions of morality and identity/5.

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 16 years. A voluntary exile in a brave new world, she meets a woman who will change her life.

Possibly Jane Rule's best known novel, The Desert of the Heart is the story of a free spirited woman falling for a repressed older woman. Evelyn Hall is taking respite at a ranch for women as she seeks a divorce after years of marriage.

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