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The Passion of New Eve

Narrated by: Piers Hampton
Length: 8 hrs and 45 mins
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I know nothing. I am a tabula rasa, a blank sheet of paper, an unhatched egg. I have not yet become a woman, although I possess a woman's shape. Not a woman, no: both more and less than a real woman. Now I am a being as mythic and monstrous as Mother herself....

New York has become the City of Dreadful Night where dissolute Leilah performs a dance of chaos for Evelyn. But this young Englishman's fate lies in the arid desert, where a many-breasted fertility goddess will wield her scalpel to transform him into the new Eve.

©1977 Angela Carter (P)2018 Audible, Ltd

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  • Dundee, United Kingdom
  • 01-05-19

The Passion of New Eve

This is a strange book with a strange premise, but the strange and bizarre was what Angela Carter dealt with. This is a really strong and angry novel, and with very very weird storylines.

However, I enjoyed every minute of it. The narration by Piers Hampton was simply wonderful. It got me invested as soon as it started. A perfect narration for me.

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