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Wearing Paper Dresses

Wearing Paper Dresses


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$ 16  
RRP $32.99 (51% OFF RRP)
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From $10 a week.
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Discover the world of a small homestead perched on the sunburnt farmland of northern Victoria. Meet Elise, whose urbane 1950s glamour is rudely transplanted to the pragmatic red soil of the Mallee when her husband returns to work the family farm. But you cannot uproot a plant and expect it to thrive. And so it is with Elise. Her meringues don't impress the shearers, the locals scoff at her Paris fashions, her husband works all day in the back paddock, and the drought kills everything but the geraniums she despises.

As their mother withdraws more and more into herself, her spirited, tearaway daughters, Marjorie and Ruby, wild as weeds, are left to raise themselves as best they can. Until tragedy strikes, and Marjorie flees to the city determined to leave her family behind. And there she stays, leading a very different life, until the boy she loves draws her back to the land she can't forget...
  • Published:

    24/09/2019

  • Publisher:

    Pan Macmillan

  • Author:

    Anne Brinsden

  • ISBN:

    9781760784850

  • Number of Pages:

    384

  • Article Number:

    65567

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