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Unsettled Ground: Longlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2021

by Claire Fuller

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Published 25th March 2021, 304 pages
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Twins Jeanie and Julius have always been different. At 51 years old, they still live with their mother, Dot, in rural isolation and poverty. Their rented cottage is simultaneously their armour against the world and their sanctuary. Inside its walls they make music, in its garden they grow (and sometimes kill) everything they need for sustenance.

But when Dot dies suddenly, threats to their livelihood start raining down. At risk of losing everything, Jeanie and her brother must fight to survive in an increasingly dangerous world as their mother’s secrets unfold, putting everything they thought they knew about their lives at stake. This is a thrilling novel of resilience and hope, of love and survival, that explores with dazzling emotional power how the truths closest to us are often hardest to see.

Details

Unsettled Ground: Longlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2021
by Claire Fuller

ISBN
9780241457443

Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd

Binding
Hardback

Publication date
March 25, 2021

Dimensions
22.2cm x 14.4cm x 2.9cm

Page count
304 pages