Hating Olivia A Love Story

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					HarperPerennial                                                                                                      December


                        Hating Olivia
                        A Love Story

                        Mark SaFranko




                        A Harper Perennial Paperback Original

                        The darkly twisted story of two people’s descent into sex, obsession, and mutual destruction from
                        underground favorite Mark SaFranko



                        "SaFranko’s prose is precise, flawless, and the work of a man who truly loves and understands great
Harper Perennial        writing. To be a fan of Mark SaFranko is to...
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USCOM                   Max Zajack's life is in a rut, filled with cheap rooms, dead end jobs and suicidal fantasies.
20,000                  Then he meets the alluring and mysterious Olivia Aphrodite. Max and Olivia dive headfirst into
                        a powerful relationship fueled by insatiable desire for eachother, both physically and
On Sale:11/16/2010      mentally. But Olivia has a dark side - one that is exasberated by the need to make ends
                        meet. Olivia's erratic behavior and secretive nature cause Max to become more and more
FICTION                 obsessive and soon their relationship becomes toxic and they plunge into a downward spiral
pb 9780061979194        of mutual destruction.
$13.99 ($17.99 CAN)
288 pages; 5 5/16 x 8
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                                                                    Author Bio
                        Mark SaFranko is an American author, playwright, artist, and musician. He was cited in Best
                        American Mystery Stories 2000 and has been nominated for two Pushcart Prizes. He is the author of
                        four published novels: Hating Olivia, Lounge Lizard, Hopler’s Statement, and The Favor,and has written
                        dozens more. He lives with his wife and son in New Jersey.




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