The Night Watch

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Title The Night Watch
Author(s) Sarah Waters
Published 2006
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Purchase Available on Amazon

The Night Watch is a 2006 novel by Sarah Waters focusing on three lesbian women, a gay man, and his straight sister in 1940s London.

Publisher's Summary

Moving back through the 1940s, through air raids, blacked-out streets, illicit partying, and sexual adventure, to end with its beginning in 1941, The Night Watch tells the story of four Londoners—three women and a young man with a past—whose lives, and those of their friends and lovers, connect in tragedy, stunning surprise and exquisite turns, only to change irreversibly in the shadow of a grand historical event.


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