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Description - Monkey Grip by Helen Garner

Helen Garner's gritty, lyrical first novel divided the critics on its publication in 1977. Today, Monkey Grip is regarded as a masterpiece-the novel that shines a light on a time and a place and a way of living never before presented in Australian literature- communal households, music, friendships, children, love, drugs, and sex.

When Nora falls in love with Javo, she is caught in the web of his addiction; and as he moves between loving her and leaving, between his need for her and promises broken, Nora's life becomes an intense dance of loving and trying to let go.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781925773156
Format: Hardback
(242mm x 160mm x mm)
Pages: 172
Imprint: The Text Publishing Company
Publisher: Text Publishing
Publish Date: 29-Oct-2018
Country of Publication: Australia

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