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In a claustrophobic, surreal California house, teenager Estee Kraft lives with her domineering father, whose obsession with insect taxonomy bleeds into sadism. As his schemes multiply, Estee's bedridden mother, entranced by the glow of the shopping channel, remains oblivious to the escalating chaos. Estee manages to escape her childhood home only to find new horrors awaiting her in marriage and motherhood. In a climactic twist, her traumas take form in flesh and blood-a legacy of the voracious male appetites that have ...

Omnivores 2018, W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN-13: 9780393635461

Trade paperback

Omnivores 1998, Virago Press Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781860494321

New edition

Mass-market paperback

Omnivores 1997, Virago Press Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781860492464

Trade paperback

Omnivores 1996, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill

ISBN-13: 9781565120891