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The Hothouse by the East River, Hardback Book


During World War II, Elsa and Paul were involved in secret propaganda work in England.

It is now 1973 and they are living in New York. Elsa isconvinced that a German ex-POW - and former lover - who has appeared in New York, may be planning to kill them. And what's more, hershadow is pointing in the wrong direction: to the East. This is one of the 22 novels written by Muriel Spark in her lifetime.

All are being published by Polygon in hardback Centenary Editions betweenNovember 2017 and September 2018.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 144 pages
  • Publisher: Birlinn General
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Crime & mystery
  • ISBN: 9781846974366



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