Origami Striptease

Origami Striptease Origami Striptease is a lyrical love story between a writer and an enigmatic wanderer named Jack Written mostly in iambic prose Origami Striptease takes the reader on a wild ride into lost igloos sn

  • Title: Origami Striptease
  • Author: Peggy Munson
  • ISBN: 9780976341192
  • Page: 456
  • Format: Paperback
  • Origami Striptease is a lyrical love story between a writer and an enigmatic wanderer named Jack Written mostly in iambic prose, Origami Striptease takes the reader on a wild ride into lost igloos, snow globes, sinister cakewalks, and a land of paper moose Origami Striptease is a panoramic love story that, like its characters, is tinted noir.

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    • Jan says:

      Not an easy read, but a rewarding one. There were moments of pure lyrical beauty. It was like reading one long poem -- the same feeling I get when I read Pynchon. But while Pynchon can't stick with a single character for long, Peggy Munson's entire novel stays largely with the narrator, a writer who dates (read "fucks") FTM (female-to-male transgender)"boys", and Jack, the FTM lover she may or may not have created out of ink and paper. There was an awful lot of misery and bravado, but there were [...]

    • Katie Garcia says:

      This was a novel chosen by a lesbian book club that I joined. I feel like all I do is crap on the books I read, but seriously this woman used a metaphor in every sentence and it made me a little ill.

    • Gem says:

      A confusing book but worth the read as it is filled with beautiful imagery, words and tales. A great genderqueer book!

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