Hot Milk by Deborah Levy

Hot Milk Hardcover Jul 12 2016

By Deborah Levy
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SHORTLISTED FOR THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2016 SHORTLISTED FOR THE GOLDSMITHS PRIZE 2016 Plunge into this hypnotic tale of female sexuality and power - from the Man Booker shortlisted author of Swimming Home Two women arrive in a village on the Spanish coast. Rose is suffering from a strange illness andher doctors are mystified. Her daughter Sofia has brought her here to find a cure with the infamous and controversial Dr Gomez - a man of questionable methods and motives. Intoxicated by thick heat and the seductive people who move through it, both women begin to see their lives clearly for the first time in years. Through the opposing figures of mother and daughter, Deborah Levy explores the strange and monstrous nature of womanhood. Dreamlike and utterly compulsive, Hot Milk is a delirious fairy tale of feminine potency, a story both modern and timeless.

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Product Details

Format
Hardcover
Publisher
Bloomsbury USA
Publication date
Jul 12 2016
Language
English
Pages
224
ISBN-13
9781620406694
ISBN-10
1620406691
Weight
363g
Dimensions
147.0mm x 213.0mm