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Between a Wolf and a Dog

(2016)
A novel by

 

"Blain just gets better and better....so commanding and beautifully written it made me cry."
Charlotte Wood


Outside, the rain continues unceasing; silver sheets sluicing down, the trees and shrubs soaking and bedraggled, the earth sodden, puddles overflowing, torrents coursing onwards, as the darkness slowly softens with the dawn. >Ester is a family therapist with an appointment book that catalogues the anxieties of the middle class: loneliness, relationships, death. She spends her days helping others find happiness, but her own family relationships are tense and frayed. Estranged from both her sister, April, and her ex-husband, Lawrence, Ester wants to fall in love again. Meanwhile, April is struggling through her own directionless life; Lawrence's reckless past decisions are catching up with him; and Ester and April's mother, Hilary, is about to make a choice that will profoundly affect them all. Taking place largely over one rainy day in Sydney, and rendered with the evocative and powerful prose Blain is known for, Between a Wolf and a Dog is a celebration of the best in all of us-our capacity to live in the face of ordinary sorrows, and to draw strength from the transformative power of art. Ultimately, it is a joyous tribute to the beauty of being alive.

 
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Used availability for Georgia Blain's Between a Wolf and a Dog


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Paperback Editions

September 2016 : Australia Paperback
thumbTitle: Between a Wolf and a Dog
Author(s): Georgia Blain
ISBN: 1-925228-54-1 / 978-1-925228-54-0 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Scribe UK
Availability: Amazon UK   

June 2016 : Paperback
thumbTitle: Between a Wolf and a Dog (Large Print 16pt)
Author(s): Georgia Blain
ISBN: 1-5252-2543-X / 978-1-5252-2543-7
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

March 2016 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Between a Wolf and a Dog
Author(s): Georgia Blain
Publisher: Scribe
Availability: Amazon UK   


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