The Leading eBooks Store Online 4,173,809 members ⚫ 1,357,844 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more

Necklace of Kisses

A Novel

Necklace of Kisses by Francesca Lia Block
Buy this eBook
US$ 9.99
(If any tax is payable it will be calculated and shown at checkout.)

Where were the kisses? Weetzie Bat wondered. And so begins a magical journey of discovery. As she turns forty and the relationship with her secret-agent lover-man Max falls apart, Weetzie packs up her lime green and bright orange bikini, orange suede sneakers, and Pucci tunic, jumps in her '65 mint green Thunderbird, and leaves.

Weetzie finds herself at the enchanted pink hotel in sparkling Los Angeles, where she once shied away from a kiss that may have led her to the love of her life. Now she returns, perhaps in search of her lost passion, and meets an otherworldy cast of characters, among them a blue-skinned receptionist, an invisible cleaning lady, a seductive fawn, and a sushi-eating mermaid who gives her a kiss that sets the wheel of self-discovery in motion.

Block invests every scene with equal shots of magic and realism, rendering her heroine and supporting players in vivid, poetic detail. In Necklace of Kisses the fans that have grown up with Weetzie Bat will be able to meet her in adulthood and find that life is still no less trying and no less full of wonder.

HarperCollins; October 2009
ISBN 9780061750175
Read online, or download in secure EPUB
Title: Necklace of Kisses
Author: Francesca Lia Block
 
  • News
Empathy, Love and the LGBT Characters In My Books - Huffington Post
Fri, 23 Aug 2013 08:55:41 -0700
Huffington PostEmpathy, Love and the LGBT Characters In My BooksHuffington Post“Do you ever feel that you aren't taken ...
More Fiction
Subject categories
ISBNs
0061750174
9780060777524
9780060795368
9780060795375
9780060795382
9780061750175