The Touch (McCullough novel)

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The Touch
First UK edition
Author Colleen McCullough
Country Australia
Language English
Genre Historical novel
Publisher Century (UK)
Simon & Schuster (US)
Publication date
November 2003
Media type Print (Hardback & Paperback)
Pages 464 pp
ISBN 0-684-85330-2
OCLC 53423384
823/.914 22
LC Class PR9619.3.M32 T68 2003b

The Touch is a historical novel by Colleen McCullough published in 2003. It is about the life of a Scotswoman, Elizabeth Drummond, who travels from her home in Kinross, Scotland to New South Wales in order to marry her wealthy cousin, Alexander Kinross. The story takes place over the latter half of the 19th century.