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A contemporary fact based fiction dealing with the main character's struggle with her sexuality, growing up and dealing with the world of male and female. Moving to London from Eastern Europe where Matya dealt with her abusive father and a neurotic mother, she bloomed as a documentary journalist and writer. She had to clean hotels and work in the restaurants and shops to be able to earn on the street, marrying an English writer addicted to crack cocaine... and finally meeting and marrying an Italian restaurant owner from Covent Garden ...moving to and settling in Spain, where she meets Polly... and falls in love.... a real story with an open ending and cynical, sarcastic and humorous outlook onto life, life's situations and twists.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   humorous Time/era of story    -   2000+ (Present Day) Kids growing up/acting up?    -   Yes Ethnic/Regional/Religion    -   Eastern European Internal struggle/realization?    -   Yes Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Ethnic/regional/gender life    -   Yes Parents/lack of parents problem?    -   parental abuse Love problems?    -   lesbianism!!!! Woman's story?    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   artist Age:    -   a teen Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Eastern European


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   3 () Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK    -   Spain    -   Eastern Europe

Writing Style

Sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   descript of kissing    -   touching of anatomy Amount of dialog    -   mostly dialog

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