Cheri Book Summary and Study Guide

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Cheri and Lea live together as lovers even though Lea
is some 25 years older than Cheri, and was his aunt.
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Cheri is the son with an unknown father of a famous
aging courtesan, Lea's close friend. After six years in
each other's arms, Cheri is hooked up into an arranged
marriage, and leaves Lea. They are both broken
hearted by the separation, and Cheri at times will
hang around the corner by Lea's house, waiting for
her to return from the south of France, and turn
her light on.
The review of this Book prepared by Joan Clare

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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   depressed Time/era of story    -   1900-1920's Romance/Romance Problems    -   Yes Kind of sex:    -   incest Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Taboo sex story?    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   prostitute Age:    -   40's-50's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   French Unusual characteristics:    -   Super sensitive soggy jelly muffin


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   5 () Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   France City?    -   Yes City:    -   wealthy Misc setting    -   fancy mansion

Writing Style

Sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   descript of kissing Amount of dialog    -   significantly more dialog than descript    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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