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By Phyllis M. Betz

top identified for her Kate Delafield detective sequence, Katherine V. Forrest is well-known as one of many preeminent figures in lesbian well known literature. but her paintings has got little scholarly consciousness. This serious examine explores Forrest’s whole physique of labor, together with her fiction and (perhaps extra importantly) her writing approximately writing, well known genres and her readers. Her technological know-how fiction and romance novels are analyzed, with a spotlight at the purposes in the back of their enduring allure. Her most famed romance, Curious Wine, initially released in 1984, is still in print—a toughness a ways exceeding the common romance novel.

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