The Weekend Author:Helen Zahavi "This is the story of Bella, who woke up one morning and realized she'd had enough. She's no one special...Too many people have had enough. It's nothing new. It's what you do about it that really counts..." — You've probably seen Bella, passed her in the street, maybe even looked her in the eye. — Bella finds herself the victim of the neighborh... more »ood peeping Tom, who has plans to do a lot more than just peep. Bella is fed up with this Tom and with the other lowlifes she meets in bars, on the boardwalk, around town, across the countryside. From her little apartment in a pleasant seaside resort where she has moved to escape her past, she ranges far and wide to confront her tormentors. She takes the law, and her life, into her own hands and exacts--with a stunning finality--her revenge. How she does it, blow by deliciously satisfying blow, makes for a truly unforgettable weekend, a resounding female counterpunch to "Death Wish."« less
This is a book that I read years ago, but has stuck with me enough to make me look it up again. It's out of print, so I was ecstatic to find someone passing it on here! It's a great tale of a woman who has been a dormouse for so long, she finally gets pushed over the edge and starts to take matters into her own hands.