Desert of the Heart

Desert of the Heart

Book - 2005
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Evelyn Hall arrives in Reno wanting only to be left alone while she waits six weeks for a painful divorce from her husband. Once there she meets Ann Child - 15 years her junior, who is both a free spirit and a lesbian.

Soon Ann refuses to let the controlled but vulnerable Evelyn ignore the powerful emotions that begin to unleash inside her...

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 literature .
Publisher: Tallahassee, FL : Bella Books, [2005], c1964
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781594930355
159493035X
Branch Call Number: Fiction
Characteristics: 222 p. ; 22 cm

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teacupfaerie Aug 16, 2010

A classic lesbian love story. Great book and made into a great movie.

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