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Anais Nin Message Board 2/1/2008 8:39:28 PM
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Author Nin's Book Reviews

A Spy in the House of Love
Sabina is a beautiful lying wife who is out to seduce every attractive man she can get her hands on, all the while living a double life with staid Alan. her unsuspecting husband. Her chief method of cover up is to tell Alan she's an actress in a play and she must leave for a couple of weeks at a time. Sabina, a beautiful sex addict, is an international spy in the house of love. She's telling her story to a lie detector whom she dials at rando...
Renate is raised by a wealthy father in Vienna who has a young mistress. She has a very creative mind and she ends up traveling around the world as an adult. Renate becomes a talented artist and has many interesting friends. One of her sexual adventures is with a boy who she later discovers is bisexual, and she leaves him because she cannot accept it. The book jumps around a lot to different settings and characters. One of the subplots involves a do...
Seduction of the Minotaur
Lillian is a jazz musician who travels to Mexico to play at a resort hotel for 3 months. While there she makes a few friends, including sad, thoughtful Dr. Hernandez. That is the plot, little else. The focus of the book is not on plot but on Lillian's internal dialogue during her stay. Seduction of the Minotaur truly understands and presents a particular woman's psyche. Anais Nin is not interested in the reader being a spectator to her characte...