Book Reviews of Peninsula of Lies : A True Story of Mysterious Birth and Taboo Love

Peninsula of Lies : A True Story of Mysterious Birth and Taboo Love
Peninsula of Lies A True Story of Mysterious Birth and Taboo Love
Author: Edward Ball
ISBN-13: 9780743235600
ISBN-10: 0743235606
Publication Date: 3/2/2004
Pages: 288
Rating:
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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3.7 stars, based on 5 ratings
Publisher: Simon Schuster
Book Type: Hardcover
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"Although it is a biography of Hall, Peninsula of Lies is also equal parts mystery as Ball tracks down key figures from Hall's life, attempts to separate truth from legend and find the points at which the two intersect." amazon

Pure escapism- unimportant, good reading. To his credit, the author does get to the bottom of the main questions of Dawn's life.
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Helpful Score: 2
Bio of Gordon Langley Hall, biographer, born a hermaphrodite and later after an operation becomes Dawn Simmons, marries inter-racially, and supposedly has a child. Many twists and turns to this true story.