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HOW TO KIDNAP THE RICH
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The Dirty Bits - For Girls
India Knight

Classification : General & Literary Fiction
Pub Date : Jul 02, 2008
Imprint : Virago
Page Extent : 272
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9781844082285
Price : 520

About the book
One day someone came back from half-term with Delta of Venus, by Anais Nin . . .
Well. Well. The book briskly did the rounds, getting tattier and tattier with each reading.
Mouths dropped open in shock.
Eyes popped with disbelief.
Did people really. . . Did men really want to . . . ?'

Edited and introduced by India Knight, THE DIRTY BITS - FOR GIRLS is an unmissable collection. From zipless action in Fear of Flying to jolly romps with Jilly Cooper; from transgressions with a priest in The Thorn Birds to mischief with Mellors; from a gentle first encounter with 'Ralph' in Forever to anything and everything but gentle in The Story of O. Even Keats, Chaucer and Shakespeare are up for no good. These are the stories that taught us about sex, volumes pilfered from our parents' bookshelves, books passed girl to girl, hidden in desks, whispered and wondered about.

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India Knight
India Knight is a well-known columnist for the Sunday Times, a novelist and children's writer. Her first novel, MY LIFE ON A PLATE, was published in 2000 to great critical acclaim, while she is also t...(+)
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