Wednesday Books Winter 2018 by Macmillan

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we dn e sd ay b o oks m ar c h 2018 indecent a novel corinne sullivan blurring the lines of blame and moral ambiguity corinne sullivan’s smart sexy debut is perfect for fans of the girls and sweetbitter fiction coming of age wednesday books 3/6/2018 9781250147073 $24.99 $32.50 can hardcover 304 pages carton qty 20 8.3 in h 5.5 in w subrights uk inkwell management translation inkwell management other available formats ebook isbn 9781250147097 marketing online advertising national print publicity online publicity early reader review campaign netgalley promotion bookclub outreach blog outreach library marketing email marketing author twitter @corinnezoo 206 author facebook https /corinne.sullivan.351 1279 shy introverted imogene abney has always been fascinated by the elite world of prep schools having secretly longed to attend one since she was a girl in buffalo new york so shortly after her college graduation when she’s offered a teaching position at the vandenberg school for boys an all-boys prep school in westchester new york she immediately accepts despite having little teaching experience—and very little experience with boys when imogene meets handsome popular adam kipling a few weeks into her tenure there a student who exudes charm and status and ease she’s immediately drawn to him who is this boy who flirts with her without fear of being caught who is this boy who seems immune to consequences and worry a boy for whom the world will always provide as an obsessive illicit affair begins between them imogene is so lost in the haze of first love that she’s unable to recognize the danger she’s in the danger of losing her job the danger of losing herself in the wrong person the danger of being caught doing something possibly illegal and so indecent exploring issues of class sex and gender this smart sexy debut by corrine sullivan shatters the black-and-white nature of victimhood taking a close look at blame and moral ambiguity praise “a page turner with characters so fresh and real it’s scary indecent will take your breath away.” —rufi thorpe author of the girls from corona del mar and dear fang with love “a fractured coming-of-age story a one-two punch about self-sabotage and obsessive love indecent is a page-turner of a debut by a ridiculously talented young writer.” —lauren fox corinne sullivan studied english with a creative writing concentration at boston college where she graduated in 2014 she then received her mfa in fiction from sarah lawrence college in 2016 her stories have appeared in night train knee-jerk and pithead chapel among other publications indecent is her debut novel 13