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The Resource The Lost Summers of Driftwood

The Lost Summers of Driftwood

Label
The Lost Summers of Driftwood
Title
The Lost Summers of Driftwood
Statement of responsibility
Vanessa McCausland
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Language
eng
Summary
Is it more dangerous to forget ... or to remember? A compelling drama about broken dreams, first love and the mystery of a lost sister, for all fans of Hannah Richell and Kate Morton.She remembered this part of the trip during the day time. Her sisters on either side in the back. The sunlight flickering through branches was like looking through a kaleidoscope. How could that be so long ago? How could so much have gone wrong?Phoebe's life has fallen apart and there's only one place left to go. Alone and adrift after a failed marriage proposal, she flees Sydney to her family's abandoned holiday cottage.On the slow-moving river Phoebe is confronted with the legacy of her older sister's suicide, a year before. Why did Karin leave a note written in flowers and walk into the water?Phoebe's childhood love, Jez, has moved back to the beautiful old house, Driftwood, one jetty down. He's married now and the home has become a refuge for an unlikely little community.As the river begins to give up its secrets, Phoebe finds herself caught up in old feelings and new mysteries
Summary
Phoebe's life has fallen apart and there's only one place left to go. Alone and adrift after a failed marriage proposal, she flees Sydney to her family's abandoned holiday cottage. On the slow-moving river Phoebe is confronted with the legacy of her older sister's suicide, a year before. Why did Karin leave a note written in flowers and walk into the water? Phoebe's childhood love, Jez, has moved back to the beautiful old house, Driftwood, one jetty down. He's married now and the home has become a refuge for an unlikely little community. As the river begins to give up its secrets, Phoebe finds herself caught up in old feelings and new mysteries. The Lost Summers of Driftwood is a story of lost loves, rekindled passions, tragedy and betrayal set against the backdrop of an idyllic south coast town.
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Tone
Writing style
Character
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10830212
Cataloging source
SALS
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McCausland, Vanessa
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Australian Fiction
  • Contemporary Fiction
  • Family Sagas
Target audience
adult
Label
The Lost Summers of Driftwood
Instantiates
Control code
BORROWBOX:HCP_715697
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781460711330
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The Lost Summers of Driftwood
Control code
BORROWBOX:HCP_715697
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781460711330
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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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