The Danger Game


Alice and Louise are sisters united by a distant tragedy - the house fire their brother lit and burnt to death in, fourteen years ago. Alice teaches dirt-poor students at a state high school that the government wants to close, and she pursues an episodic, estranged relationship with a married man. Louise, a habitual liar and recovering heroin addict, has been playing ‘the danger game' since she was a child, and she can't stop. But when Louise decides to unravel the truth about her twin brother's death, and seeks out the mother that abandoned her as a ten-year-old, everything changes. With preoccupations reminiscent of Elliot Perlman, The Danger Game is a work of literary realism, told through three voices in a read more

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ISBN:

9781740668132

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

260

Dimensions:

19cm x 13cm

RRP:

$24.95

Category:

Fiction

Publisher:

Sleepers Publishing

Published:

01 August 2009

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Kalinda Ashton