The Bad Girl

The Bad Girl

eBook - 2011
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Ricardo Somocurcio is in love with a bad girl. He loves her as a teenager known as "Lily" in Lima in 1950, when she arrives one summer out of the blue, claiming to be from Chile but vanishing the moment her claim is exposed as fiction. He loves her next in Paris, where she appears as the enchanting "Comrade Arlette" an activist en route to Cuba. She becomes his lover, albeit an icy, remote one who denies knowing anything about the Lily of years gone by. Whoever the bad girl turns up as--whether it's Madame Robert Arnoux, the wife of a high-ranking UNESCO fficial, or Kuriko, the mistress of a sinister Japanese businessman--and however poorly she treats him, Ricardo is doomed to worship her.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011
ISBN: 9781429921558
Branch Call Number: eBOOK
PQ8498.32.A65 T7313 2008
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Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: Grossman, Edith 1936-
OverDrive, Inc

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