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The Watch Tower

The Watch Tower

Author: Elizabeth Harrower
Series: Text Classics
$12.95 (AUD)  inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Breaking their poses like trees snapping branches, the women urgently regarded each other, cleared away all signs of work in an instant, examined their souls for defects, in a sense crossed themselves, and waited.

After Laura and Clare are abandoned by their mother, Felix is there to help, even to marry Laura if she will have him. Little by little the two sisters grow complicit with his obsessions, his cruelty, his need to control.

Set in the leafy northern suburbs of Sydney during the 1940s, The Watch Tower is a novel of relentless and acute psychological power.

Author description

Elizabeth Harrower is the author of the novels Down in the City, The Long Prospect, and The Catherine Wheel.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781921922428
  • : Text Publishing Co
  • : The Text Publishing Company
  • : March 2012
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : Australia
  • : December 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 352
  • : en
  • : Elizabeth Harrower
  • : A823.00
  • : Paperback
  • : 1