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Review: Barbara the Slut and Other People by Lauren Holmes

Review: Barbara the Slut and Other People by Lauren Holmes

Barbara the Slut is a collection of ten short stories that explore sex, emotions, relationships, and many points in between. In “Pearl and the Swiss Guy Fall in Love” a woman comes to the realization that she would rather spend time alone with her dog than with the fling whose charm has quickly worn off. In “Barbara the Slut” an ambitious, Princeton bound, young woman is forced to deal with the inequities of slut shaming, all because she likes sex. In “Desert Hearts” a law grad moves to San...


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