Books Dark Desires and the Others New York Notebooks by Luisa Valenzuela and Susan E. Clark Paperback, 266 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $15.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleDark Desires and the OthersSubtitleNew York NotebooksAuthorLuisa Valenzuela and Susan E. Clark Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about Dark Desires and the Others Luisa Valenzuela is the author of more than a dozen works of fiction and nonfiction, including Cambio de armas and Cola de lagartija. Dalkey Archive Press hide caption toggle caption Dalkey Archive Press Book Reviews Sex, Submission And 'Dark Desires' May 18, 2011 Do powerful women tend to be failures at love? South American novelist Luisa Valenzuela reflects on this and other mysteries in a sometimes raunchy, but always candid, new memoir.