Morrissey wins bad sex award for love scenes in debut novel List of the Lost. I went in up to my groin and came out almost entirely. Despite the immediate circumstances, human nature obliged him to take a look at her passport photo. Simon whispers to her with an authority that he has never felt before: Twenty-five years later, the annual awards are now eagerly anticipated by the public and dreaded by authors — but what does it take to be nominated? Skin that became skin that became skin anew.
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Bad sex award 2016: the contenders in quotes
The shortlisted entries for the award were published in November The Literary Review announced the winner of the 25th annual Bad Sex in Fiction Award at what it described as "a lavish ceremony" on Thursday evening. And such deafness spills into the reporting done about the award. And the purpose of a sex scene in literature is often not to titillate. Sebastian FaulksCharlotte Gray