Girlvert: A Porno Memoir [NOOK Book]

Overview


Proclaimed "girl-pervert" Oriana Small, AKA Ashley Blue, a veritable artist at heart, weaves through the intricacies of a decade in and out of the adult film industry, love, drugs, and her own firebrand of what it means to live ecstatically. From accolades to agony, Girlvert illuminates the surreality of a life lived beyond all comprehension.
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Girlvert: A Porno Memoir

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Overview


Proclaimed "girl-pervert" Oriana Small, AKA Ashley Blue, a veritable artist at heart, weaves through the intricacies of a decade in and out of the adult film industry, love, drugs, and her own firebrand of what it means to live ecstatically. From accolades to agony, Girlvert illuminates the surreality of a life lived beyond all comprehension.
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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"If Hemingway had been a porn star, this is how he would have written."
The Nervous Breakdown

"Oriana Small has pushed herself to the outermost extremes of what the body and mind are capable of—all before turning thirty years old—and now she's made it an authentic read for the rest of us to marvel at, elevating the depravity and denial inherent in the pornographic arts to a singular literary experience."
James Frey

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780982505687
  • Publisher: Rare Bird Books
  • Publication date: 12/7/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 312
  • Sales rank: 89,847
  • File size: 385 KB

Meet the Author


Oriana Small is a writer and visual artist from Southern California. As Ashley Blue, she has appeared in over 300 adult films—including the infamous Girlvert series—directed seventeen adult film features, co-hosted Playboy TV's Night Calls Hotline, and has won numerous adult film industry awards, including AVN's Female Performer of the Year in 2004 and Best Supporting Actress in 2005. She lives and works with her husband, photographer Dave Naz, and her cat and dog in the Hollywood Hills.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 6, 2013

    O_O

    Is that a.......PENIS in her mouth?

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted March 23, 2012

    Fascinating quick read on the life of an Adult Film Actress

    First of all the book itself is unique and very cool looking. This is an autobiography of Oriana Small whose film name was Ashley Blue, be forewarned it is not for the squeamish. A no holds barred, unapologetic life of an Adult Film Actress and the world of Adult Films. She holds nothing back, an intense quick read that will keep you reading as you follow her from her beginning film career and the intense non-stop partying roller coaster ride the reader is taken on. Made all the more interesting as it is written about events in the not to distant past.

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