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    • Beyond the Pale

    • By: Elana Dykewomon
    • Narrated by: Elana Dykewomon
    • Length: 15 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Beyond the Pale - winner of the Lambda Literary Award - tells the stories of two Jewish women living through times of darkness and inhumanity in the early 20th century, capturing their undaunted love and courage in luminous and moving prose. The richly textured novel details Gutke Gurvich's odyssey from her apprenticeship as a midwife in a Russian shtetl to her work in the suffrage movement in New York.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • great historical fiction with a lesbian twist

    • By Kelly on 11-25-13

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Riverfinger Women

    • A Novel
    • By: Elana Dykewomon
    • Narrated by: Tamara Marston
    • Length: 5 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Written when she was just 24 years old, Riverfinger Women is Elana Dykewomon’s beloved, intimate coming-of-age novel about Inez and her circle of friends - the Riverfinger women - struggling to find themselves amid the changing social mores of the Civil Rights era. Inez has known she was a lesbian since childhood, and while moving between Highland, her boarding school, and her friends’ Greenwich Village apartment, she experiences longing and disappointment, friendship and romance, and her first real relationship, with schoolmate Abby.

    Regular price: $19.95