By Evelyn Piper
In this fraught and now and then freakish story of suspense, Evelyn Piper takes us deep into the psyche of the Nineteen Fifties to discover American fetishes, fallacies, and fears round motherhood and sexuality. Blanche emerges as a brand new type of heroinea hard-boiled mother with gun in hand, keen to take any possibility to discover her lacking daughter.
Femmes Fatales restores to print the easiest of women’s writing within the vintage pulp genres of the mid-20th century. From secret to hard-boiled noir to taboo lesbian romance, those rediscovered queens of pulp provide subversive views on a turbulent period. benefit from the sequence: Bedelia; Bunny Lake Is Missing; By Cecile; The G-String Murders; The women in 3-B; Laura; The guy Who enjoyed His Wife; Mother reveals a Body; Now, Voyager; Return to Lesbos; Skyscraper; Stranger on Lesbos; Stella Dallas; Women's Barracks.
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Bunny Lake is Missing (Femmes Fatales) by Evelyn Piper