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Kamikaze Lust

by Lauren Sanders

A female reporter in New York experiments with sex with a female colleague and a male porn star while following stories on assisted suicide and porn videos, going on strike, and dealing with her mother's illness.

With or Without You

by Lauren Sanders

"In Sanders's hands, what is usually cliché or gratuitous is hot." --Amy Ray of the Indigo GirlsAward-winning novelist Lauren Sanders offers a story about the isolation and loneliness of adolescence and the neglect--benign as it may be--of the familial, cultural, and political institutions that are supposed to provide some sort of "support system."Lauren Sanders is a novelist and journalist who lives in New York City. Her highly acclaimed debut novel, Kamikaze Lust (Akashic, 2000), won a 2001 Lambda Literary Award. Sanders's writing has appeared in many publications including the American Book Review, Poets &amp Writers, and Time Out New York.

With You Or Without You

by Lauren Sanders

A high schooler in jail because she murdered a soap star; the mother of the soap star also has a story.

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  • DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) - a digital book file format. DAISY books from Bookshare are DAISY 3.0 text files that work with just about every type of access technology that reads text. Books that contain images will have the download option of ‘DAISY Text with Images’.
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