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The diary of a rapist

by Evan S. Connell

  • 334 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by New York Review Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rapists -- Fiction.,
  • Beauty contestants -- Fiction.,
  • Women -- Crimes against -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEvan S. Connell ; introduction by A.M. Homes.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesNew York Review Books classics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3553.O5 D54 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 252 p. ;
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3292943M
    ISBN 101590170946
    LC Control Number2004011732
    OCLC/WorldCa55286366

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    The story begins with the unhappy marriage of junior clerk Earl Summerfield to the much older Bianca. Feeling victimized by his cold wife and mocking superiors at work, Earl decides to keep a diary, a chronicle of his apparently crumbling marital relations, the paranoia and abuses he is seemingly forced to tolerate at work, and the world around him going to pieces in 's San Francisco. Click to read more about The Diary of a Rapist by Evan S. Connell. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(2).

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Spurned by his wife at home and by superiors at work, Earl Summerfield hunkers down in his cramped San Francisco apartment and keeps a diary that is. Book: The Diary of a Rapist Author: Evan S.

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Also, A.M. Homes gives the introduction and while she is not. Boulder Book Store - Boulder, Co. Many of Brent Brents' victims were prostitutes, women who are especially vulnerable to violence.

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Note from Amy: This very kind comment was sent to this Diary of a Predator website from a woman who read my book, Diary of a Predator: A Memoir, which is about my covering the case of serial rapist Brent Brents, and how that changed me. It was a tough book to.

Diary of a Rapist by Evan Connell A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

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Bridge will do a double take or perhaps not take at all to this increasingly inchoate journal of Earl Summerfield. 'I overpowered and ravaged her - I couldn't help myself': Sick diary entries by 'serial killer rapist, 79, who drugged and took pictures of his victims' are read out in court Joseph Naso,