Fresh Mint With LemoneBook - 2013
During a sultry month on the Mediterranean coast, tension mounts in a triangle of love, power, and desire between a Russian art critic, an American artist, and a provocative activist Russian art critic. Vadim meets a mysterious North American artist of Russian origins, Patricia Pavloff, in Saint Petersburg. Captivated by the painter's brilliance, the young critic travels to the coastal Catalonian town of Sitges, where Patricia lives, hoping to interview her and write a book about her work. Vadim's dreams of being admitted to the inner sanctuary of the artist's studio wax and wane as Patricia's personality oscillates between two extremes. She's friendly and playful one moment, cold and distant the next. Patricia shares her house with the voluptuous and provocative Radhika, whose power games foster an unsettling dynamic between the three. Attracted by Radhika's beauty but repelled by her politics, Vadim doesn't know which of the two women he desires most. Underlying the sexual and...
Publisher: Barcelona : Barcelona Digital Editions, 2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource