Unsettled Ground

Unsettled Ground
Publisher House of Anansi
Release Date
Category Fiction
Total Pages 304
ISBN 9781487009410
Rating 4/5 from 7 reviews
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From bestselling author Claire Fuller comes a portrait of life on the fringes of society, a heart-stopping novel of betrayal and resilience, love and survival. What if the life you have always known is taken from you in an instant? What would you do to get it back? Twins Jeanie and Julius have always been different from other people. At fifty-one years old, they still live with their mother, Dot, in rural isolation and poverty. But when Dot dies suddenly, threats start raining down. Jeanie and Julius would do anything to preserve their small sanctuary against the perils of the outside world, even as their mother’s secrets begin to unravel, putting everything they thought they knew about their lives at stake.

Unsettled Ground
  • Author : Claire Fuller
  • Publisher : House of Anansi
  • Release Date : 2021-05-18

From bestselling author Claire Fuller comes a portrait of life on the fringes of society, a heart-stopping novel of betrayal and resilience, love and survival. What if the life you have always known is taken from you in an instant? What would you do to get it back? Twins Jeanie

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Unsettled Ground
  • Author : Claire Fuller
  • Publisher : Anansi International
  • Release Date : 2021-05-18

From bestselling author Claire Fuller comes a portrait of life on the fringes of society, a heart-stopping novel of betrayal and resilience, love and survival. What if the life you have always known is taken from you in an instant? What would you do to get it back? Twins Jeanie

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Unsettled Ground
  • Author : Cassandra Tate
  • Publisher : Sasquatch Books
  • Release Date : 2020-11-17

A nineteenth-century attack by Native Americans on a Presbyterian mission in what would become the Oregon Territory proved to be a turning point in the history of the American West. This book examines the tangled legacy of that event. In 1836, Marcus and Narcissa Whitman, devout missionaries from upstate New York,

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Our Endless Numbered Days
  • Author : Claire Fuller
  • Publisher : House of Anansi
  • Release Date : 2015-02-22

Winner of the Desmond Elliott Prize for Best First Novel "Both shocking and subtle, brilliant and beautiful, a poised and elegant work that recalls the early work of Ian McEwan in the delicacy of its prose and the way that this is combined with some very dark undertones." — Desmond Elliott

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Swimming Lessons
  • Author : Claire Fuller
  • Publisher : House of Anansi
  • Release Date : 2017-01-28

In this spine-tingling tale Ingrid Coleman writes letters to her husband, Gil, about the truth of their marriage, but she never sends them. Instead she hides them within the thousands of books her husband has collected. After she writes her final letter, Ingrid disappears. Twelve years later, her adult daughter,

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All My Mother s Lovers
  • Author : Ilana Masad
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-05-26

One of . . . Electric Literature’s "Most Anticipated Debuts of Early 2020" • O, The Oprah Magazine’s "31 LGBTQ Books That'll Change the Literary Landscape in 2020" • Publishers Weekly’s "Spring 2020 Literary Fiction Announcements" • BuzzFeed's "Most Highly Anticipated Books of 2020" • The Millions's "Most Anticipated: The Great First-Half 2020 Book Preview" • The Rumpus's "What to Read

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The Parted Earth
  • Author : Enjeti
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-05-04

Spanning more than half a century and cities from New Delhi to Atlanta, Anjali Enjeti's debut is a heartfelt and human portrait of the long shadow of the Partition of India on the lives of three generations of women. The story begins in August 1947. Unrest plagues the streets of New

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The Shape of Darkness
  • Author : Laura Purcell
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2021-06-01

A struggling silhouette artist in Victorian Bath seeks out a renowned child spirit medium in order to speak to the dead - and to try and identify their killers - in this beguiling new tale from the queen of Gothic fiction, Laura Purcell As the age of the photograph dawns

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After the End
  • Author : Clare Mackintosh
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-06-25

From New York Times bestselling author Clare Mackintosh comes a deeply moving and page-turning novel about an impossible choice—and the two paths fate could take. “A beautifully written novel, compelling and clever, tender and true. I can’t stop thinking about it.”—Liane Moriarty “Tailor-made for book clubs and

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Magpie Lane
  • Author : Lucy Atkins
  • Publisher : Quercus Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-02-01

'The word-of-mouth success of lockdown . . . riveting, twisty, page-turning stuff' Guardian 'The page turner you've been looking for. Sly, witty and gripping . . . I devoured it' Naomi Alderman 'An utter joy . . . wonderfully skilled' Sarah Perry 'Tender, creepy and gripping' Sunday Times 'Spellbinding and spooky . . . a dazzling high wire act, superbly absorbing' Sunday

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Dead Souls
  • Author : Sam Riviere
  • Publisher : Catapult
  • Release Date : 2021-05-18

For readers of Roberto Bolaño's Savage Detectives and Muriel Spark's Loitering with Intent, this "sublime" and "delightfully unhinged" metaphysical mystery disguised as a picaresque romp follows one poet's spectacular fall from grace to ask a vital question: Is everyone a plagiarist? (Nicolette Polek, author of Imaginary Museums). A scandal

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Follow Me to Ground
  • Author : Sue Rainsford
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2020-01-21

One of Literary Hub’s Favorite Books of the Year A haunted, surreal debut novel about an otherworldly young woman, her father, and her lover that culminates in a shocking moment of betrayal—one that upends our understanding of power, predation, and agency. Ada and her father, touched by the

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What We Were Promised
  • Author : Lucy Tan
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2018-07-10

Set in modern Shanghai, a debut by a Chinese-American writer about a prodigal son whose unexpected return forces his newly wealthy family to confront painful secrets and unfulfilled promises. After years of chasing the American dream, the Zhen family has moved back to China. Settling into a luxurious serviced apartment

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Find You First
  • Author : Linwood Barclay
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2021-05-04

The New York Times bestselling author of Elevator Pitch and master of psychological suspense returns with a riveting thriller in which the possible heirs of a dying tech millionaire are mysteriously being eliminated, one by one. “Find You First starts with a bang and ends with an even bigger one. . . .

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Inferno
  • Author : Catherine Cho
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release Date : 2020-08-04

Inferno is the riveting memoir of a young mother who is separated from her newborn son and husband when she's involuntarily committed to a psychiatric ward in New Jersey after a harrowing bout of postpartum psychosis. When Catherine Cho and her husband set off from London to introduce their newborn

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