The Great Fire
The sweeping story of men and women struggling to reclaim their lives in the aftermath of world conflict by 'one of the greatest writers working in English today' (Michael Cunningham) and Winner of the National Book Award for...
The Evening of the Holiday
From the prizewinning author of The Great Fire comes 'an authentic work of art ... A cause for delight and gratitude ... Beautiful, absorbing, satisfying' Chicago Tribune
The Bay of Noon
From our much loved writer Shirley Hazzard, comes a ravishing novel set in Naples - full of observation, feeling, love and life.
The Ancient Shore: Dispatches from Naples
Born in Australia, Shirley Hazzard first moved to Naples as a young woman in the 1950s to take up a job with the United Nations. This work collects the best of Hazzard's writings on Naples. Illustrated with photographs, it is a...
More than twenty years after the classic The Transit of Venus,
Shirley Hazzard returns to fiction with a novel that in the words
of Ann Patchett "is brilliant and dazzling..."
The Great Fire is an extraordinary love...
The Transit of Venus
Adventurous Caro is one of two Australian sisters who have come to post-war England to seek their fortunes. Courted long and hopelessly by young scientist Ted, she is to find that love brings sorrow as well as passion whilst her...
People in Glass Houses
This novel consists of a set of interlinking episodes about life in the organization an international enterprise dedicated to the cause of humanity. Shirley Hazzard also wrote Transit of Venus and Defeat of an Ideal , a study...
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