The Night Guest by Fiona McFarlane
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The Night Guest Summary
Ruth is widowed, her sons are grown, and she lives in an isolated beach house outside of town. Her routines are few and small. One day a stranger arrives at her door, looking as if she has been blown in from the sea. This woman - Frida - claims to be a care worker sent by the government. Ruth lets her in.
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"This book is at once a beautifully imagined portrait of isolation and an unsettling psychological thriller." - Publishers Weekly
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Fiona McFarlane was born in Sydney, Australia. She has degrees in English from Sydney University and Cambridge University, and was a Michener Fellow at the University of Texas at Austin. She lives in Sydney.
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