First published in 1995
First published in 1995, the comic, erotic and feminist Eat Me became an instant bestseller—and caused a scandal in the US.
Written years before Sex and the City and the advent of ‘chick lit’, this eye-popping first novel – a runaway bestseller in Australia, France (as Mange Moi ) and elsewhere – invites readers to partake of a lusty banquet of conversations about that hottest topic of all–sex. A foursome of bright, successful Sydney women are at the heart of this comedy of manners: Julia, a photographer with a penchant for Peking duck and acrobatic men; Chantal, a fashion magazine editor, whose sexual exploits give new meaning to ‘mixing and matching’; Helen, a feminist scholar, whose wholesome demeanor belies her exotic sexual fantasies; and Philippa, a writer who appears to be taking rather close notes on her friends’ raunchy tales…
Translated into well over a dozen languages and never out of print in Australia, it is now a Text Classic.