Virginie Despentes. “I want to underline every word in this book,” Ruth texted Emily on the day she started reading King Kong Theory. Don’t let the word “theory ”. King Kong Theorie by Virginie Despentes La Couleur pourpre by Alice Walker La Vie Heureuse by Nina Bouraoui La Servante écarlate by Margaret Atwood La. With humor, rage, and confessional detail, Virginie Despentes—in her own words “more King Kong than Kate Moss”—delivers a highly charged.

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I would never swap places, because it seems to me knig being Virginie Despentes is a more interesting business than anything else going on out there. Tagged as Feminist BooksVirginie Despentes.

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Thoughtful as usual, I think Despentes is making despenfes very important, if uncomfortable for many, points. SUCH a powerful book that I think everyone should read.


I read it earlier this year and really loved it. Glad it got you out of your reading funk! I think all books like this personal, feminist, angry will be uncomfortable reading, but then truth and reality rarely is comfortable.

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