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Beautiful, bored, and bourgeoisie, Sabina leads a double life inspired by her relentless desire for brief encounters with near strangers. Fired into faithlessness by a desperate longing for sexual fulfillment, she weaves a sensual web of deceit across New York. But when the secrecy of her affairs becomes too much to bear, Sabina makes a late-night phone call to a stranger from a bar and begins a confession that captivates the unknown man and soon inspires him to seek her out....

©1959 Anais Nin (P)2017 TalkingBook

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Anaïs Nin never fails to amaze

Another classic Nin work. Psycho sexual and definitely ahead of its time. Deadpan narrator but it works.

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Anais Nin is incredible

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Solid read, great book, good quality.

“I prefer empty cages, Sabina, until I find a unique bird I once saw in my dreams.”

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Love this book, great audiobook!

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The narrator gives a nice, traditional straight read. It really serves the work. If you're an anais nin fan you must listen. Thanks!

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Oh Wow, this is cool!

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Very cool book. Very lovely reading. Straight and deadpan, but appropriate. Anais Nin is amazing.

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  • 10-19-17

Straight read of a great book

I liked this reading. At first it was a bit simple but it grew on me and I'm happy with it. Two thumbs up.

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Anais Nin is Always Special

Never hear of this narrator before but what a great book! Simple, direct performance and amazing tale of weirdness from Nin.

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A Spy In The House Of Love is special

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Anais Nin is the best. So weird and cool. This book's narrator is a bit flat but I think it works. I'd say get this and listen today.

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COOL!

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I liked it a lot. Different sort of straight forward narration but it works. Loved anais nin. Everything she touches is magic.

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Very Mysterious

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Anais Nin is always impressive, and this is a book i'd never heard of. Good, straight ahead reading. THUMBS UP!

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More Anais Nin!

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Very straight read, but it works. Definitely one of my favorite Nin works. Cool cover too. 5 Stars!