In the Cut Book Summary and Study Guide

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After encoutering a couple engaged in a sex act, a single, 30ish Creative Writing teacher finds herself drawn to a detective who may or may not have committed murder. The two engage begin a relationship that is terrifying and titillating at the same time. As the detective "investigates" the murder, the writing teacher "investigates" him, losing herself in her own curiosity and pursuit of sexual fulfillment.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   thoughtful Time/era of story    -   1980's-1999 Romance/Romance Problems    -   Yes Crime & Police story    -   Yes Story of    -   catching a killer Kind of sex:    -   really kinky sex Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Taboo sex story?    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   writer Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   4 () City?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   descript of kissing    -   touching of anatomy    -   licking    -   actual description of hetero sex    -   Boob talk!    -   Weiner talk! Lot of foul language?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   little dialog

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