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Title:
The night guest
Author:
McFarlane, Fiona, author
ISBN:
9781926428550

9780143571339
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Publication Information:
Melbourne, Vic. : Hamish Hamilton, 2013.

Melbourne, Vic. Penguin Group Australia, 2013.

©2013
Physical Description:
275 pages ; 24 cm.
Abstract:
The debut of a remarkable Australian talent, The Night Guest is a mesmerising novel about trust, love, dependence, and the fear that the things you know best can become the things you're least certain about. One morning Ruth wakes thinking a tiger has been in her seaside house. Later that day a formidable woman called Frida arrives, looking as if she's blown in from the sea, but in fact she's come to care for Ruth. Frida and the tiger: both are here to stay, and neither is what they seem. Which of them can Ruth trust? And, as memories of her childhood in Fiji press upon her with increasing urgency, can she even trust herself? The Night Guest introduces a writer who comes to us fully formed, working wonders with language, renewing our faith in the power of fiction to tap the mysterious workings of our minds, and keeping us spellbound.
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