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Sexing the Cherry

Sexing the Cherry - Jeanette Winterson Parts of it reminds me of Angela Carter's fairytale/folklore retellings as well as [b:Invisible Cities|9809|Invisible Cities|Italo Calvino|https://d202m5krfqbpi5.cloudfront.net/books/1388395463s/9809.jpg|68476] by [a:Italo Calvino|155517|Italo Calvino|https://d202m5krfqbpi5.cloudfront.net/authors/1383157020p2/155517.jpg]. Winterson's prose is beautiful and often quotable, though imho the 1990 parts are not as amazing as the 17th century parts & the ending feels a bit underwhelming.