Thea Astley's A Descant for Gossips (UQP Modern Classics) PDF

By Thea Astley

This fashionable reissue of 1 of Thea Astley’s best early novels is a vintage tale of small-town existence. schoolteachers are interested in one another through their main issue for a lonely younger woman. so long as Vinny Lalor may have in mind she have been at the edge of things—in her relatives and in class. yet because the ultimate time period of the yr progresses, rumor and malice mount opposed to Vinny and her lecturers, sweeping them towards scandal and, for one in every of them, catastrophe. A Descant for Gossips used to be Thea Astley’s moment novel, published in 1960 in England and Australia. In 1983 it used to be tailored for tv via the ABC.

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