Your cart

Close

Total AUD

Checkout

Imprint

  • The Murder Room

Limestone and Clay

Lesley Glaister

Write Review

Rated 0

Fiction, Crime & mystery

'Glaister's rounded gift is to show life as it really is' Independent on Sunday

Nadia has been here before, at this seeping-away of hope. The other times curl behind her like the petals of a rose, all the memories, all her babies - false alarms, real pregnancies lasting only until her body rejected them.

Meanwhile her boyfriend Simon is underground caving. Nadia knows he risks his life, a decadent death among the limestone, his bones withering in the rock. Her work is to create, to mould leather-hard clay into something beautiful. But she has not the heart for it today.

'Limestone and Clay shows a maturation and deepening of her considerable talents . . . Lesley Glaister has produced a portrait of human relationships both disconcerting and haunting in its unflinching clarity' Sunday Telegraph

Read More Read Less
This website uses cookies. Using this website means you are okay with this but you can find out more and learn how to manage your cookie choices here.Close cookie policy overlay