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Book Review: The Dry by Jane Harper

The Dry By Jane Harper Abstract Who really killed the Hadler family? Luke Hadler turns a gun on his wife and child, then himself. The farming community of Kiewarra is facing life and death choices daily. If one of their … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Dressmaker

The Dressmaker by Rosalie Ham The Dressmaker is a modern Australian classic, much loved for its bittersweet humour. Set in the 1950s, its subjects include haute couture, love and hate, and a cast of engagingly eccentric characters. It is now … Continue reading

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Book Club: Wild by Cheryl Strayed

Wild: a journey from lost to found by Cheryl Strayed Summary At twenty-six, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake of her mother’s rapid death from cancer, her family disbanded and her marriage crumbled. With nothing to … Continue reading

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I Came to Say Goodbye

I Came to Say Goodbye by Caroline Overington A young woman pushed through the hospital doors. She walked into the nursery, where a baby girl lay sleeping. The infant didn’t wake when the woman placed her gently in the shopping … Continue reading

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This House of Grief

This house of grief – Helen Garner About the Book Anyone can see the place where the children died. You take the Princes Highway past Geelong, and keep going west in the direction of Colac. Late in August 2006, soon … Continue reading

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