Out of the Silence
‘This is a work of intelligence and talent informed by a deeply humane sensitivity.’ – Sydney Morning Herald
Three Australian women from very different worlds: Maggie Heffernan, a spirited working-class country girl; Elizabeth Hamilton, a charismatic suffragist from Melbourne and the first woman to stand for Parliament in Australia, have their lives collide around a terrible tragedy.
Wendy James is an Australian author of crime and psychological thrillers. She currently lives in Newcastle with her husband and two of their four children.