By (author) Tegan Bennett Daylight
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Safety by Tegan Bennett Daylight
Book DescriptionElizabeth has fallen in love in her early adulthood, but with a lack of conviction and disturbing results. A little damaged, in her late twenties she embarks on a new affair with Ross, a fellow academic at her university. Their relationship blooms and offers her protection and security, for which she's been searching since she stopped being a child. She moves into his big, old, rambling family home by the Parramatta River and becomes pregnant. Then Ross's father, who deserted the family as a child and for whom Ross only seems to feel hatred and bitterness, resurfaces. He is living in Spain, but he is dying. Elizabeth persuades Ross that the family should make a journey to see him, to make peace with him and to show him Anna - their new daughter. But their holiday lays bare discomfitting truths and frailties, both in their relationship and each other. Bennett Daylight unfolds Ross and Elizabeth's love affair, and the joy and pain of motherhood, with wonderful sensitivity in a captivating story written in her characteristically spare, limpid prose.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781740513906
(198mm x 131mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Vintage (Australia)
Publisher: Random House Australia
Publish Date: 1-Mar-2006
Country of Publication: Australia
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Author Biography - Tegan Bennett Daylight
About the Author Tegan Bennett Daylight was born in Sydney in 1969. She is the author of BOMBORA (1996), which was short-listed for the Australian/Vogel Literary Award and the Kathleen Mitchell Award, and What Falls Away (2001). In 2002 she was named one of the Sydney Morning Herald's Best Young Australian Novelists.
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