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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23  ·  rating details  ·  13 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Shortlisted for the Pat Lowther Memorial Award and the Stephen J. Stephensson Award. From tantalizing spins on fairy tales to perilous questions of gender and identity, misled never takes words at face value. Shifts in syntax and self mirror shifts in health and sexuality while humor, angst and eroticism become the backdrop in a passion play on words. A girl's first crush ...more
Paperback, 98 pages
Published April 1st 2000 by Red Deer Press
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paulo costa
This book is best enjoyed with one's clothes off. Slippery words rub against the tongue, slide and rivulet around the lips like dripping ice cream in summer, "does your tongue recoil at mistaken objects, salt for sugar, butter for cheeses, wasabi for toothpaste, potpourri for popcorn, croquettes for coquettes questions for Christian crepes for craps caps for cups tit for tat that's that nought's enough loose lips slink lips."

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May 10, 2010 Alexis rated it 3 of 5 stars
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Book of poetry by a nice woman that I met
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Born in 1967, Susan Holbrook is a Canadian poet and professor. Holbrook received her B.A.from the University of Victoria, and her M.A.from the University of Calgary. She teaches North American literatures and Creative Writing at the University of Windsor, in Ontario.

Susan Holbrook’s teaching, research and writing is propelled by her interests in contemporary poetry and poetics, Canadian literatur
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