Lisa Taddeo | 'It’s the nuances of desire that hold the truth of who we are at our rawest moments'

Lisa Taddeo | 'It’s the nuances of desire that hold the truth of who we are at our rawest moments'

All Lina ever wanted was to be desired. How did she end up in a marriage with a husband who wouldn’t touch her? All Maggie wanted was to be understood. How did she end up in a relationship with her teacher, and then a hated pariah in her home town? All Sloane wanted was to be admired. How did she end up a sexual object of men, including her husband, who like to watch her have sex with other people?

This is but a headline summary of the utterly compelling true-life tales which feature in Three Women, a scorching work of reportage in which prize-winning US writer and journalist Lisa Taddeo i...

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