The Polished Hoe

Author(s): Austin Clarke

Literary Fiction

Winner of the 2003 Commonwealth Writers Prize.

A mesmerising novel of love, freedom, and retribution set in the Caribbean.

Set in the period following World War II, The Polished Hoe unravels over the course of 24 hours but spans the lifetime of one woman and the collective experience of a society characterised by slavery. This remarkable novel


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780732281076
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Australia
  • : colaus
  • : September 2004
  • : 3.5 Centimeters X 16 Centimeters X 24 Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Austin Clarke
  • : Paperback
  • : very good
  • : 384