A thought-provoking novel from the author of The L-Shaped Room. Perfect for fans of Ali Smith, Jeanette Winterson and Deborah Levy.
Sometimes strangers with little in common can forge a friendship as deep as their differences…
Judy Priestman is a hardworking single mother who lives for her political causes and the comradery of her fellow anti-apartheid picketers.
Harriet Marshall is a lonely countryside homemaker trapped in a failing marriage, who seeks comfort in her Catholic faith.
Both women are haunted by traumatic secrets from the past.
And a chance meeting changes their lives forever.
It is the start of an unconventional friendship, a friendship that forces both women to question their beliefs — and ultimately seek the life the other has…
Fair Exchange is a story of hope, redemption and the comfort of female friendship, set in England during the Anti-Apartheid Movement.