Virgins: A Novel

Virgins: A Novel

4.4 10
by Caryl Rivers
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

For the seniors at Immaculate Heart High, hormones triumphed over the State of Grace - and everyone's vocation was to DO IT. The Map of Forbidden Sexual Delights extended its boundaries nightly in the back seats of tail-finned cars. And nothing - not even the Anti-Smut League - could keep the boys and the girls from a rowdy, raunchy romp through those heart-stopping,…  See more details below

Overview

For the seniors at Immaculate Heart High, hormones triumphed over the State of Grace - and everyone's vocation was to DO IT. The Map of Forbidden Sexual Delights extended its boundaries nightly in the back seats of tail-finned cars. And nothing - not even the Anti-Smut League - could keep the boys and the girls from a rowdy, raunchy romp through those heart-stopping, heart-wrenching days of growing up!

To read Virgins is to remember the days when a kiss was two tightly closed mouths colliding and there were definite rules as to where a roving hand could rove… and no, if you are too young to remember those days, Caryl Rivers is not making it all up. Rivers has written a very funny book.
—The Washington Post

Miss Rivers demonstrates her sharp comic form right from the start.
—The New York Times Book Review

Rivers doesn’t give one time to pause for breath between the bawdy laugh-out-loud and wrenchingly moving moments in her new book. … This glimpse of the chasm separating youthful hopes and realities will affect readers strongly.
—Publishers’ Weekly

Rivers is in her element. Her descriptions, from the blue serge uniforms and scuffed oxfords to the continuing battle of wits with the nuns, are right on target. Virgins is quick and bright.
—The Los Angeles Times

Read More

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014749176
Publisher:
Diversion Books
Publication date:
05/17/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
697,728
File size:
2 MB

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >

Virgins 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I read it as a teen for the racy parts; I still read it as an adult for the story and characters. Most underrated book ever written!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Very adult like
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
melbiddle More than 1 year ago
I liked it. It was not quite what I was expecting but it did keep me interested. I am going to read the squeal also.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Deana started to cry. "What is wrong with you?!"