The Transit of Venus by Shirley Hazzard

The novel follows the lives of two orphaned Australian sisters, Caroline and Grace Bell, who move to England in the post-World War II era. The story revolves around their relationships, particularly Caroline's complex and often tragic love life. The narrative is filled with themes of love, fate, time, and the intricate complexities of human relationships, all set against the backdrop of significant historical events.

The 1557th greatest book of all time


Published
1980
Nationality
Australian
Type
Fiction
Pages
320-352
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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