Window Gods: Truth Sleeps in the Seed


From the award-winning author of Mad Meg (winner of the 1995 Australian National Book Council’s Banjo Award) comes Window Gods, a brilliant, incisive work of art that tackles the big issues on a broad canvas: juggling the responsibilities of family whilst carving out some space for the self; the responsibilities of womanhood; negotiating the role of the mother - bringing together the pieces of a fractured life into a productive whole. 56 year old Isobel is an artist struggling to engage deeply with her subject matter while the responsibilities of womanhood tug her in all directions - her ancient mother, her son and her late sister’s daughter. When a law suit brought by her half sister read more

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ISBN:

9781742709208

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

350

Dimensions:

23cm x 15cm

Weight:

540g

RRP:

$29.99

Category:

Fiction

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 October 2014

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Sally Morrison

Born in Sydney and now living in Melbourne, Sally Morrison originally trained as a molecular biologist before beginning her writing career in the 1970s. Her work includes the play Hag, short story collection I Am A Boat, and novels Who’s Taking You to the Dance, Against Gravity, The Insatiable Desire of Injured Love and the award-winning Mad Meg, which is set in the same world as Window Gods. Her last book was a biography of Clifton Pugh,