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By Thea Astley

This fashionable reissue of 1 of Thea Astley’s best early novels is a vintage tale of small-town existence. schoolteachers are attracted to one another by means of their problem for a lonely younger woman. so long as Vinny Lalor may perhaps keep in mind she were at the edge of things—in her kinfolk and in class. yet because the ultimate time period of the 12 months progresses, rumor and malice mount opposed to Vinny and her lecturers, sweeping them towards scandal and, for one in all them, catastrophe. A Descant for Gossips used to be Thea Astley’s moment novel, published in 1960 in England and Australia. In 1983 it used to be tailored for tv through the ABC.

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