Farlane, Mia Footnotes to Sex

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Footnotes to Sex

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9780141039916: Footnotes to Sex

Love in the 21st century is a many-splintered thing.

May and Jansen are in love. That must be why they bicker and fight over, well, just about everything. The spark in their relationship, or at least the sex, has been misplaced. May, too busy not writing a PhD, decides to take life lessons from fabulously French Francine. Jansen, meanwhile, is hooking up with an old flame, wondering why what might have been is more attractive than what you've got. Into this cauldron of confused hormones comes May's highly irresponsible younger sister, ready to stir things up.

Leading mixed-up twenty-first century lives, May and Jansen need to believe in themselves before they can believe in each other. Footnotes to Sex is a brilliantly funny lesbian novel which shows what a nightmare all women can be.

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'A wonderfully impressive first novel: subtle, smart and very funny. I loved this book' -- Sarah Waters

'Fast, fun, friendly and fly ... the storytelling is effortless and droll: Seinfeld meets Dorothy Parker' -- Bidisha

'Wise, stylish and embarrassingly funny, shows we're all fools for love' -- Elle read of the month

'Wonderful. Wry, smart and funny' -- The Gloss

`A smart, funny, and acutely observed dissection of modern love' -- Stella Duffy

`A wry comedy about long-term relationships'
-- Marie Claire

`A wry comedy. Subtly delicious. Farlane's ear for comic dialogue is superb' -- Guardian

`Funny, well-observed' -- Bookseller

`Very clever and witty' -- Daily Mail

`You'll be utterly delighted. A relaxing read about relationships' -- Bookbag

Review:

'Fast, fun, friendly and fly ... the storytelling is effortless and droll: Seinfeld meets Dorothy Parker'

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