'Bad Sex In Fiction' Award Goes To Novelist Who Compared Skin To Stained Bathtub

American writer Christopher Bollen received the, uh, honor, which was announced on Thursday. His novel The Destroyers featured a memorable pair of less-than-appealing analogies.

American novelist Christopher Bollen has been awarded this year's "Bad Sex in Fiction" award, in recognition of a sex scene from his novel that read in part: "The skin along

Anda sedang membaca pratinjau, daftarlah untuk membaca selengkapnya.

Minat Terkait

Lainnya dari NPR

NPR3 mnt membacaSociety
Amnesty International Documents 125 Incidents Of Police Violence Against Protesters
The instances spanned 40 states and the District of Columbia, and allege excessive force by state and local police, and National Guard troops and federal agents against racial justice protesters.
NPR3 mnt membacaPolitics
Senate Republican Primary In Kansas Highlights 5 Races To Watch Tuesday
Some Republicans worry that Kris Kobach, a polarizing conservative who lost the Kansas governor's race in 2018, would put a solid GOP Senate seat in jeopardy along with their Senate majority.
NPR4 mnt membaca
'Every Bone' Speaks In This Painful, Beautiful Debut Novel
Ashley Blooms' novel follows ten-year-old Misty, who can speak to everything around her — even the mice in the walls answer back. But she doesn't have words for what her friend has done to her.