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The Secret River

Audio disc edition released 01/06/2015

by Kate Grenville

Modern and Contemporary Fiction Historical fiction eBooks of the Month Literary Fiction

LoveReading Expert Review of The Secret River

One of Anne Berry's favourite books.

 

Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2006.

An epic novel of the early settlers in Australia, of the plight of the Aborigines and the crushing of ambition by the pure hardship of developing the land.  We know the history but interestingly this leaves the reader to decide on the rights and wrongs as the facts are portrayed.  It’s a very grand, rich, multifaceted work indeed.

 

Comparison: Indra Sinha, Khaled Husseini, Barbara Kingsolver.

Sarah Broadhurst

The Secret River Synopsis

The Secret River by Kate Grenville

About This Edition

ISBN: 9781486297351
Publication date: 1st June 2015
Author: Kate Grenville
Publisher: ABC Audio an imprint of Bolinda Publishing
Format: Audio disc
Collections: 30 Novels Featuring The Lands Down Under,
Primary Genre Modern and Contemporary Fiction
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