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Gladys and Annie Barnes are impoverished sisters who have seen better times. They live in a modest cottage in the backstreets of Highate with Mr Fisher, a mild but eccentric old man living secretively in the attic above them. Their quiet lives are thrown into confusion when a new landlord takes over, a dreaded and unscrupulous 'rackman'. He installs his wife in part of the cottages in the hope that there she will recover from an unspecified malady. With a mounting sense of fear, Gladys and Annie become convinced she is possessed by an evil spirit...

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"Stella Gibbons is the Jane Austen of the 20th century" (Lynne Truss)

"Gibbons was an acute and witty observer, and her dissection of the British class system is spot-on" (Mail on Sunday)

"Stella Gibbons is - as always -gay, satirical and entertaining" ( Aberdeen Press and Journal 1967)

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A compelling tale of social misfits told with Gibbons' trademark humour and affection.

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