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Why be happy when you could be normal? —Winterson, Jeanette, 1959- author.

Memories of the author about her difficult childhood as the adopted daughter of an English mother with strong religious convictions, and her subsequent search for her biological mother.

Frankissstein : a love story —Winterson, Jeanette, 1959- author.

"Lake Geneva, 1816. Nineteen-year-old Mary Shelley is inspired to write a story about a scientist who creates a new life-form. In Brexit Britain, a young transgender doctor called Ry is falling in love with Victor Stein,...

Christmas days : 12 stories and 12 feasts for 12 days —Winterson, Jeanette, 1959- author.

A collection of stories that Winterson has written annually at Christmas includes tales of trees with magical powers, a tinsel baby that talks, flying dogs, philosophical fairies, and a haunted house. Each story is follo...

12 Bytes : How We Got Here. Where We Might Go Next. —Winterson, Jeanette, 1959-

'12 Bytes' contains 12 eye-opening, mind-expanding, funny and provocative essays on the implications of artificial intelligence for the way we live and the way we love. With wit, compassion and curiousity, Jeanette Winte...

Lighthousekeeping —Winterson, Jeanette, 1959-

Silver, a dispossessed child apprenticed to blind lighthouse keeper Pew, is nurtured by stories that gradually make her understand the nature of human love.

The daylight gate —Winterson, Jeanette, 1959- author.

Alice Nutter fights for justice when a group of Pendle women are accused of witchcraft during the reign of England's James I, when being Catholic is considered an act of treason and the Latin High Mass is comparable to t...

Christmas days : 12 stories and 12 feasts for 12 days —Winterson, Jeanette, 1959- author.

A collection of stories written annually at Christmas includes tales of trees with magical powers, a tinsel baby that talks, flying dogs, philosophical fairies, and a haunted house.

The stone gods —Winterson, Jeanette, 1959-

Lovers Billie Crusoe and robo-sapien Spike join Captain Handsome and Pink in their assignment to colonize a planet much like earth of 65 million years ago. But when a technical maneuver intended to make the planet inhabi...

Weight : [the myth of Atlas and Heracles] —Winterson, Jeanette, 1959-

Retells the story of Heracles, who gives Atlas temporary respite from his burden of carrying the world in exchange for the golden apples of life.

Tanglewreck —Winterson, Jeanette, 1959-

Eleven-year-old Silver sets out to find the Timekeeper--a clock that controls time--and to protect it from falling into the hands of two people who want to use the device for their own nefarious ends.

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