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The Resource The roadhouse, Kerry McGinnis

The roadhouse, Kerry McGinnis

Label
The roadhouse
Title
The roadhouse
Statement of responsibility
Kerry McGinnis
Title variation
Road house
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When aspiring actress Charlie Carver learns that her cousin Annabelle has died, she immediately leaves Melbourne to fly home to the remote family roadhouse east of Alice Springs. It has been years since her last visit and her relationship with her mother, Molly, is strained but Charlie is determined to patch up their differences. The reunion, however, is interrupted when Molly suffers a heart attack. With her mother airlifted out for life-saving surgery, Charlie is left to take the reins of the struggling family business, alongside friends old and new, including the captivating local stockman Mike. The authorities declare Annabelle to have taken her own life, but when a woman's body turns up at an abandoned mine site, Charlie begins to wonder what else is being covered up, and why. Beginning a search for the truth, a perilous bush chase unfolds that threatens her own life, causing Charlie to wonder whether she ever knew Annabelle at all
Summary
From the bestselling author of The Heartwood Hotel comes the suspenseful new outback mystery from Australia’s authentic rural writer and beloved voice of the bush
Theme
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10782635
Cataloging source
ANL
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McGinnis, Kerry
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Roadhouses
  • Homecoming
  • Cousins
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Family secrets
  • Murder
  • Alice Springs (N.T.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The roadhouse, Kerry McGinnis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000064845927
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
329 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780143794196
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1083089592
Label
The roadhouse, Kerry McGinnis
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000064845927
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
329 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780143794196
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1083089592

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