AUTHOR | JEANETTE WINTERSON



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Jeanette Winterson | Writer, journalist, delicatessen owner



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Jeanette Winterson, OBE (born 27 August 1959) is an award-winning English writer, who became famous with her first book, Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit, a semi-autobiographical novel about a sensitive teenage girl rebelling against conventional values. Some of her other novels have explored gender polarities and sexual identity. Winterson is also a broadcaster and a professor of creative writing.


Born: 1959-08-27

Born in: Manchester, England







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Love, they say, enslaves and passion is a demon and ...

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She arches her body like a cat on a stretch. She nuz...

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The tamer my love, the farther away it is from love....

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Infatuation. First Love. Lust. My passion can be exp...

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We heal up through being loved, and through loving o...

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Who taught you to write in blood on my back? Who tau...

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I was happy but happy is an adult word. You don't ha...

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Atlas said, 'Must my future be so heavy?' Hera said,...

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I knew it like destiny, and at the same time, I knew...

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Perhaps all romance is like that; not a contract bet...

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I can't believe that we have reached the end of ever...

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She hated being a nobody and like all children, adop...

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What it means to be human is to bring up your childr...

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The Hopi, an Indian tribe, have a language as sophis...

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You have a dress with a décolletage to emphasise you...

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Many waters cannot quench love, neither can floods d...

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The curious are always in some danger. If you are cu...

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What should I do about the wild and the tame? The wi...

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Language is a finding-place not a hiding place.

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I have set off and found that there is no end to eve...

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