Intercourse: stories

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A provocative new short-story collection from Pulitzer Prize winner Robert Olen Butler, Intercourse delightfully reveals what goes through a person's mind at a crucial momentduring sex. Smart, provocative, subtle, and erotic, each story is a many faceted gem. Butler dazzles and entertains as he channels the most intimate thoughts of 50 couples,including:Adam & EveBonnie & ClydePocahontas & John SmithRichard Milhous Nixon & Pat NixonWalt Whitman & Oscar WildeElvis Presley & Holly Singleton (admirer)Princess Diana & Prince CharlesWilliam Jefferson Clinton & Hillary Diane RodhamSanta Claus & Ingebirgitta (elf)
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Short stories, American
Intercourse :stories /Robert Olen Butler.
216 p. ;19 cm.
OCLC Holdings Updated 20110802
Short stories.
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