Author(s): JAIVIN LINDA
Introduction by Krissy Kneen.
He peeled off Julia’s clothes as if they were the leaves of a steamed artichoke, savouring each item of clothing with his nose, eyes and skin, cherishing the tender inner leaves most of all…
First published in 1995, Eat Me became an instant international bestseller—and caused a scandal in the US.
Julia is a photographer, Chantal edits a fashion magazine, Helen is a feminist academic and Philippa is a writer. These four friends haunt the cafés of inner-city Sydney, eyeing the passing talent and swapping outlandish tales.
Sexy, intelligent, predatory, they are women of their time—but can we believe their wild and wicked descriptions of their erotic exploits?
Linda Jaivin’s sizzling debut plays havoc with our ideas of truth, sex and power.