The Novel That Launched Settle S Outstanding Career, The Love Eaters Is An Acid Satire Of Bedroom And Community Tragedy A Wealthy, Small Town Theatrical Group Finds Itself At The Direction Of A Wheelchair Bound Man Whose Designs Extend Beyond The Stage As He Begins To Lose Control, So Do His Players, Revealing Appetites They Scarcely Knew That Had The Kiss Of Kin, Settle S Second And Highly Acclaimed Novel, Centers On The Funeral, And Last Testament Of Anna Mary Pass Drawn Back To The Soutern Homeplace, Members Of The Pass Clan All Of Whom Nurse Visions That The Matriarch S Bequests Will Solve Their Problems Grapple With The Various Ties That Bind Them And With The Disturbing Appearance Of An Unexpected Heir Pulbished Together For The First Time, These Novels Offer Compelling Tales As Well As A Sample Of Settle S Early Writing.
Graduate of Sweet Briar College Winner of the National Book Award in 1978 for Blood Tie.
- 430 pages
- The Love Eaters the Kiss of Kin/2 Books in 1: The Kiss of Kin (The Mary Lee Settle Collection)
- Mary Lee Settle
- 14 March 2017 Mary Lee Settle