Jeffrey Eugenedes

The Virgin Suicides

Added on April 28, 2012

The Virgin Suicides Jeffrey Eugenides Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, U.S.A. 1993 The first chapter of The Virgin Suicides was originally published in the Paris Review and won the Aga Khan Prize for Fiction. Now considered a cult classic, this novel was written from the perspective of a group of boys who became infatuated with the [...]

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Middlesex

Added on July 26, 2010

Middlesex Jeffrey Eugenides Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, New York, 2002 HBO recently announced that Middlesex would be made into a mini-series. About the trials of growing up a hermaphrodite, it came out to mixed reviews and slow initial sales. Perhaps the subject matter was too liberal for some. It was to become a bestseller, however, [...]

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