Hardback Nightshift / Kiare Ladner.
Publication year: 2021
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 1529010381 9781529010381 (hbk.) :
A dark, compelling story of obsession and compulsion: one woman's decision to shrug off her normal life and join the other-worldly existence of London's nightshift workers. Nightshift is a story of obsession set in London's liminal world of nightshift workers.When twenty-three-year-old Meggie meets distant and enigmatic Sabine, she recognizes in her the person she would like to be. Giving up her daytime existence, her reliable boyfriend, and the trappings of a normal life in favour of working the same nightshifts as Sabine could be the perfect escape for Meggie. She finds a liberating sense of freedom in indulging her growing preoccupation with Sabine and plunges herself into another existence, gradually immersing herself in the transient and uncertain world of the nightshift worker. Dark, sexy, frightening, Nightshift explores ambivalent female friendship, sexual attraction and lives that defy easy categorization. London's stark urban reality is rendered other-worldly and strange a
256 pages ; 22 cm