By Amy Witting,Ashley Hay

whilst her husband of 3 a long time broadcasts he has a more youthful lover and needs a divorce, Ella Ferguson realises how secure her existence has been—she has ‘seen no evil, heard no evil and spoken no evil’. by myself, enraged, she needs to come to phrases along with her failed marriage and her relationships along with her grownup childrens. A switch within the Lighting, Amy Witting’s 3rd novel, is the compelling tale of a lady forged adrift.

Amy Witting was once born in Annandale, an internal suburb of Sydney, in 1918. She attended Sydney collage, then taught French and English in nation colleges. starting past due in lifestyles she released six novels, including The Visit, I for Isobel, Isobel that allows you to the nook Shop and Maria’s War; two collections of brief tales; books of verse, Travel Diary and Beauty Is the Straw; and her Collected Poems.

She had a number of poems and brief tales released in magazines such as Quadrant and the New Yorker.

Witting used to be presented the 1993 Patrick White Prize. Isobel with a purpose to the nook Shop won the Age Book of the 12 months Award.

Amy Witting died in 2001.

‘A wry and robust novel of relatives entanglements.’ Sydney Morning Herald

 

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