Love Virtually & Every Seventh Wave
By Daniel Glattauer
Have you ever just clicked with someone?
Have you ever just clicked with someone? LOVE VIRTUALLY and its sequel EVERY SEVENTH WAVE - the most addictive love story of the internet age . . .
"Just what you need" WENDY HOLDEN
Is there a safer space for secret desires than virtual reality?
.It begins by chance: Leo receives emails in error from an unknown woman called Emmi. Being polite he replies, and Emmi writes back. A few brief exchanges are all it takes to spark a mutual interest in each other, and soon Emmi and Leo are sharing their innermost secrets and longings. The erotic tension simmers, and it seems only a matter of time before they will meet in person. But they keep putting off the moment - the prospect both unsettles and excites them. And, after all, Emmi is happily married. Will their feelings for each other survive the test of a real-life encounter?
Translated from German by Jamie Bulloch and Katharina Bielenberg
Daniel Glattauer was born in Vienna in 1960 and works there as a journalist and writer. Since 1989 he has been a columnist for Der Standard, and three collections of his articles have been published in book form. Love Virtually, and its sequel Every Seventh Wave, have both sold millions of copies in Germany, and were adapted into BBC radio plays starring David Tennant and Emilia Fox.
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12 Jul 2018
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Short, striking and snappily written, Love Virtually explores the brilliant premise of love by accidental e-mail — Henry Sutton, Daily Mirror
The first great romantic novel of the internet age — Sunday Express
A modern romance that feels both fresh and traditional — Sunday Times
I couldn't put it down ... like a jilted lover, when I reached the end I wanted more — Danielle Goldstein, Time Out
Tense and brilliantly paced — Independent on Sunday