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Pity

liked it 3.0  ·  Rating Details ·  6 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Hardcover, 394 pages
Published January 1st 1997 by Orion Books
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Roberto
Mar 07, 2016 Roberto rated it really liked it
One of the weirdest novels I ever read. If I had to describe this book, I would say that "Pity" is the lovechild of Sarah Waters and David Lynch. It's difficult even to try to describe the plot. It tells us the story of a disturbing relationship ( of love and especially of hate ) between a ambitious painter and a wealthy surgeon in Victorian times. To turn this relationship even weirder there is Pity , a mysterious but irresistible prostitute little girl that becomes involved with them. If you ...more
Martin Sloane
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Paula Rooney
Jul 11, 2016 Paula Rooney rated it liked it
very strange. but it felt very real and the setting in London was well written
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