As a reader, we have no real way IN to the story - we don't identify with any of the characters, but merely observe them.
An absolutely brilliant parody, but you have to be aware of how he ridicules every step in this overtold story to appreciate how brilliant it is.
Emily is handed over to Mr. Fatigay's human girlfriend in England, who will tolerate no rival of any sort and treats her new servant shabbily.
I read this many years ago, but I've been thinking about it a lot since "50 shades of Grey" came out. Read morePublished 12 days ago by Teed Rockwell
Disclosure, I'm only about 1/3 of the way through this book, but picking it up is feeling like a chore... though I'm afraid if I don't I'll never go back to it. Read morePublished on March 12, 2012 by A. Marks
Meet Emily. The perfect exemplar of the Victorian man's Dream Woman, Emily struggles to become what her hero wants, admires her love from afar, rescues him from a most unfortunate... Read morePublished on March 4, 2012 by The Big Breeze