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The Resource Cleanskin Cowgirls

Cleanskin Cowgirls

Label
Cleanskin Cowgirls
Title
Cleanskin Cowgirls
Statement of responsibility
Rachael Treasure
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A rollickingly good new novel from the bestselling and much loved author of The Farmer's Wife and Fifty Bales of Hay.The must-read new novel from Australia's no.1 rural fiction author. On the surface Elsie Jones, country music superstar, has it all. But a brush with death forces her to re-evaluate her life. Growing up a misfit in the dying wheatbelt town of Culvert, her only friend is chubby Tara Green. At sixteen the girls escape in a rust-bucket ute with a nearly-dead dog, a mop and bucket, a guitar and $74.85. What could possibly go wrong?While the road leads them to the outback scrub mustering cleanskin cattle, there's just one problem. Elsie and Tara have left their hearts in Culvert with their childhood sweethearts, eccentric inventor twins Zac and Amos Smith, who are hiding an incredible secret in their farm shed.After a devastating betrayal, the girls are led on very different journeys. Can they find their way home again or is their friendship lost forever?‘Treasure has a deft touch that enables her to evoke a rural setting with the quick flick of a stockwhip' The Age'Treasure writes with true grit, wit and warmth' Australian Women's Weekly
Summary
On the surface Elsie Jones, country music superstar, has it all. But after a brush with death she is forced to re-evaluate her life. Events soon take her back to her home town in the wheat belt of western NSW, where she reconnects with her childhood friend Tara Green. Elsie and Tara were misfits together, eventually running away from their small town to muster cattle. After a terrible betrayal came between them, Elsie moved on to material success but she soon realises that Tara is the one who has managed to overcome her traumatic childhood and find inner peace - lessons Elsie needs to learn.
Theme
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10627323
Cataloging source
AU@
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Treasure, Rachael
Dewey number
823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Australian Fiction
  • Contemporary Fiction
  • Westerns
Target audience
adult
Label
Cleanskin Cowgirls
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:HCP_083485
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781460702673
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Cleanskin Cowgirls
Control code
BORROWBOX:HCP_083485
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781460702673
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Lionel Bowen Library and Community CentreBorrow it
      669-673 Anzac Parade, Marouba, NSW, 2035, AU
      -33.938111 151.237977
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