The Orchard by Drusilla Modjeska

The Orchard
Drusilla Modjeska

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Longlisted for the 1998 Women's Prize for Fiction

The winner of the Australian Booksellers’ Award, a novel in which notions and memories and fiction and reality float together as an octogenarian narrates the legend of the silver hands to a woman in her twenties, who in turn passes on a tale to a man who claims it as his own.

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