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Colleen Mccullough - Author


Colleen McCullough was born in Australia. A neurophysiologist, she established the department of neurophysiology at the Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney, then worked as a researcher and teacher at Yale Medical School for ten years. Her writing career began with Tim, followed by The Thorn Birds, a record-breaking international best-seller. McCullough has also written lyrics for musical theater. She died in January 2015.

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The Ladies of Missalonghi by Colleen Mccullough
The Ladies of Missalonghi
Colleen Mccullough
The story of three women in the Blue Mountains in Victorian Australia, all without their men and all hampered by the social restrictions of the time. A tale of genteel poverty, of small-town pettiness and of overcoming prejudices. It is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/03/2015
Sins of the Flesh by Colleen Mccullough
Sins of the Flesh
Colleen Mccullough
An easy read serial killer tale with a huge body count, complicated interlinking relationships and the odd surprise or two in its twists and turns. It runs from 1925 to the late 60s in a small Connecticut town. Fast moving,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/08/2014
Bittersweet by Colleen Mccullough
Bittersweet
Colleen Mccullough
The queen of the epic story has come up trumps with this powerful historical novel about two sets of twins; four sisters - all attractive, headstrong, clever yet vulnerable – all training as nurses in Australia during the 1920s. Colleen...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2014
Bittersweet by Colleen Mccullough
Bittersweet
Colleen Mccullough
The queen of the epic story has come up trumps with this powerful historical novel about two sets of twins; four sisters - all attractive, headstrong, clever yet vulnerable – all training as nurses in Australia during the 1920s. Colleen...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/02/2014
The Thorn Birds by Colleen Mccullough
The Thorn Birds
Colleen Mccullough
The Australian answer to Gone with the Wind became a publishing sensation when it was first published in 1977 and went on to sell 30 million copies worldwide. Readers enjoyed the book's 'large canvas' storytelling, its Australian setting and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/08/2007
On, Off by Colleen Mccullough
On, Off
Colleen Mccullough
Author of Thornbirds with something completely different, a murder mystery, fast-paced with a great setting and a twist on the very last page, all highly satisfying. A lot of the action takes place in a research centre for neuroscience. In...
Format: Paperback (a Format) - Released: 02/10/2006
Angel by Colleen Mccullough
Angel
Colleen Mccullough
Author of The Thornbirds who has never produced an equal but has given us lots of worthy historical novels, mostly of ancient Rome, as well as poignant, dramatic relationship dramas. This is one of the latter.Comparison: Penny...
Format: Paperback (a Format) - Released: 07/11/2005
Angel by Colleen Mccullough
Angel
Colleen Mccullough
I am sure you will probably remember the epic love story, The Thorn Birds, Colleen McCulloughâs memorable early novel set in Australia. Angel is a novel of excitement, adventure, laughter, passion and more than a little magic and it...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/03/2005
The Touch by Colleen Mccullough
The Touch
Colleen Mccullough
Right back to Thorn Birds territory: a big Australian Outback family drama full of tragedy, passion and loss. A certain winner
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/07/2004

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