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The Water Cure

A Novel

by Percival Everett

  • 345 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Graywolf Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • Psychological,
  • American Contemporary Fiction - Individual Authors +,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9465873M
    ISBN 101555974767
    ISBN 109781555974763

    The Watercure Recipe I first learned about the watercure recipe in January, It was the mid-day break during a seminar I was presenting called: Building Bridges to Better Health. A young man handed me a book with the title: Your Body’s Many Cries for Water by F. Batmanghelidj MD and said: “Here, it’s a . The Water Cure Sophie Mackintosh, (, U.S.) Knopf Doubleday pp. ISBN Summary A dystopic feminist revenge fantasy about three sisters on an isolated island, raised to fear men King has tenderly staked out a territory for .

    The water and salt information comes from Dr. F. Batmanghelidj’s books, “Your Body’s Many Cries for Water”, “ABC of Asthma, Allergies and Lupus” and “Water for Health, for Healing, for Life”, a video tape (2 hour lecture), Cure Pain and prevent Cancer and an 8 tape . A correspondent wrote: I hear all day long on my local radio station commercials for The Water Cure, which was created by a Dr. Batmangelli (I have no idea how to spell his name) promising wonderful cures by eliminating caffeine and alcohol and drinking water and sprinkling sea salt on your food. If you REALLY want to get cured even faster, swim.

    However, it would be an even larger mistake to miss such a powerful book because it didn’t have robots or time machines. In the same way that The Handmaid’s Tale and The Children of Men reflect women’s experiences back to us, The Water Cure is written in the future, but it’s about us now.   Sophie Mackintosh’s debut speculative novel, The Water Cure, is one such book that delights in the mystery of the unknown. Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize, and having rightfully Author: Jen Corrigan.


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The Water Cure is the first book I selected to read from the recently released Booker longlist. I chose this one simply as it ended up being the first one I came across in the local bookshop. I went into this blind not even aware it was a "female dystopia"/5.

Ablaze with beauty, desire, and dread, The Water Cure is a shattering look at patriarchal control and how far three sisters will go to free themselves from it".

—LENI ZUMAS, author of RED CLOCKS “At once dreamy and disturbing, The Water Cure is a gripping work, a dizzying labyrinth of conflicting realities.”/5(). The Water Cure by Sophie Mackintosh (Hamish Hamilton, £). To order a copy for £, go to or call The Water Cure book UK p&p over £10, online orders only.

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The Water Cure by Sophie Mackintosh is a dystopian suspense/thriller. Three sisters have been taught the world beyond their island is toxic, but their parents disappear and strangers visit them. Book reviews cover the content, themes and worldviews of fiction books, not their literary merit, and equip parents to decide whether a book is.

Biography of F. Batmanghelidj, M.D. Fereydoon Batmanghelidj, M.D., an internationally renowned researcher, author and advocate of the natural healing power of water, was born in Iran in He attended Fettes College in Scotland and was a graduate of St.

Mary’s Hospital Medical School of London University, where he studied under Sir Alexander Fleming, who shared the Nobel Prize for the. Water cure is a form of torture in which the victim is forced to drink large quantities of water in a short time, resulting in gastric distension, water intoxication, and possibly death.

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The Water Cure is not a simple book. It unspools ideas around solidarity and sisterhood, danger and gender, and the ways that families become their own toxic ecosystems. About The Water Cure “A gripping, sinister fable!” —Margaret Atwood, via Twitter ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR: NPR • GLAMOUR • GOOD HOUSEKEEPING • LIT HUB • THRILLIST King has tenderly staked out a territory for his wife and three daughters, Grace, Lia, and Sky.

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[The book's] insularity gives The Water Cure the cloistered, ahistorical atmosphere of a fairy tale, where elemental dramas play out much as they have since humanity first began telling stories 3/4(20).

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There are other concerns you should consider, like the medications you are on. All. Ingenious and incendiary, “The Water Cure” is less a warning about the way we live now, the hazardous path society is careering down, than it is about the way we have always lived, parents and.

THE WATER CURE By Sophie Mackintosh pp. Doubleday. $ In most apocalyptic tales, the reader is expected to accept certain baseline assumptions. The first is that the apocalypse is real. THE WATER CURE is difficult to describe, especially without giving away much of its simple (but not simplistic) plot.

This is a beautiful novel with imaginative and rich language, and fascinating, enigmatic characters living in a sparse, tense and strange world. Ablaze with beauty, desire, and dread, The Water Cure is a shattering look at patriarchal control and how far three sisters will go to free themselves from it".

—LENI ZUMAS, author of RED CLOCKS “At once dreamy and disturbing, The Water Cure is a gripping work, a dizzying labyrinth of conflicting realities.”Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

A frequently incomprehensible stream of consciousness philosophical rant, written in fragments with wordplay and willy-nilly esoteric references, The Water Cure is a book for diehard Percival Everett fans who have read enough of his works to trust the freefall of this one.

This is a dark, horrifying trip in the unraveling but questioning mind of a man driven mad by the pain of losing a child /5. The Water Cure. The Water Cure Recipe: Drink 1/2 your body weight of water in ounces, daily. Example lb = 90 oz. of water daily. Divide that into 8 or 10 oz.

glasses and that's how many glasses you will need to drink, daily.The Water Cure is a fever dream, a blazing vision of suffering, sisterhood and transformation.

'If you're a fan of The Handmaid's Tale you'll love this one' Evening Standard 'Immensely assured, calmly devastating' Katherine Angel, author of Unmastered/5(). Suspenseful 'Water Cure' Dips Into 's Dystopian Zeitgeist Fresh Air January 7, • Sophie Mackintosh's debut novel centers on four women living in a decrepit hotel on an isolated : Sophie Mackintosh.