In Cavedweller, Allison gives us the gritty charms and miseries of the place she comes from
In Cavedweller, Allison gives us the gritty charms and miseries of the place she comes from. She gives us, too, her understanding of pain and of the strong drive to be herself. San Francisco Chronicle. DOROTHY ALLISON is the author of Trash; The Women Who Hate Me; Skin: Talking About Sex, Class & Literature; Two or Three Things I Know for Sure; and Bastard Out of Carolina, the acclaimed bestseller and a finalist for the National Book Award. She lives in northern California. Cavedweller is about healing: deliverance through compromise, love, hope, forgiveness, reconciliation, and redemption.
Yes, Dorothy Allison is an amazing, underrated author, but, why, oh why must she take the reader (over and over again) on her passages of taut prose, filled with tight, sexual tension and then refuse to allow the reader to reach the climax I've never been more sexually frustrated by a book in my entire life. I was so worked up, as I finished this freaking sexual tease known as Cavedweller last night, I Googled nearest naval base, hoping I could drive over and catch some sailors on furlough.
She was in there every day now, and she refused to let Amanda anywhere near him. Get out of here, she told her sister one Saturday in the middle of August. Get out of here, she told her sister one Saturday in the middle of August losed it, and gave it back to her with a look so steely that for once Amanda didn’t argue. She had never seen Cissy like that, but she recognized the determination in her eyes as a match for her own. Cissy was already in Clint’s room the next morning when Amanda left for church. Delia poked her head in. Why don’t you go outside a while?.
Cavedweller: A Novel. Reading "like a thematic sequel" (The New Yorker) to her first novel, Cavedweller tackles questions of forgiveness, mother-daughter bonds, and the strength of the human spirit.
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Death changes everything. So begins Dorothy Allison's sprawling, ambitious, and deeply satisfying second novel, Cavedweller. For Delia Byrd, Randall Pritchard's death in a motorcycle accident launches a journey of several thousand miles and almost two decades, a rebirth of sorts that's also a return to her roots. Years before, the handsome but untrustworthy rock star Randall helped Delia flee an abusive husband; Delia escapes physical danger but leaves her two small children behind.
Cavedweller is the second novel from critically acclaimed author Dorothy Allison. Much like her award-winning novel, Bastard Out of Carolina, Cavedweller deals with domestic violence, friendship among women, mother-daughter bonds, and poverty in the. Much like her award-winning novel, Bastard Out of Carolina, Cavedweller deals with domestic violence, friendship among women, mother-daughter bonds, and poverty in the small-town South. Although the point of view shifts throughout the novel, the story is told primarily from the perspective of Delia Byrd.
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