The Blind Eye

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Penguin, 2003 - Australian fiction - 288 pages
Silas is haunted by the vision of a luminous, surreal garden on the outskirts of Port Tremaine, a desolate country town. In this garden lives Constance, as beautiful as the morning and as blind as the night.

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Georgia Blain's first two novels, Closed for Winter and Candelo, dealt with families affected by tragedy. With The Blind Eye, Blain challenges us to `think a little differently, ... throw away notions ... Read full review

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About the author (2003)

Georgia Blain was born on December 12, 1964 in Australia. Before becoming a full-time author, she worked as a copyright lawyer and a journalist. She wrote adult and young adult novels including Closed for Winter, Candelo, The Blind Eye, Names for Nothingness, Darkwater, Too Close to Home, Snake in the Grass, Strange Times, and Special. Between a Wolf and a Dog won the 2016 Queensland Literary Award in the fiction category. She wrote a memoir entitled Births Deaths Marriages: True Tales and a short story collection entitled The Secret Lives of Men. She was diagnosed with an incurable brain tumor in 2015. She died on December 9, 2016 at the age of 51.

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