Floundering

Publisher details

Floundering
Author
Romy Ash
Publisher
Text Publishing
Genre
Fiction
Released
28 March, 2012

Synopsis

Tom and Jordy have been living with their gran since the day their mother, Loretta, left them on her doorstep and disappeared.Now Loretta’s returned, and she wants her boys back.Tom and Jordy hit the road with Loretta in her beat-up car. The family of three journeys across the country, squabbling, bonding, searching and reconnecting.But Loretta isn’t mother material. She’s broke, unreliable, lost. And there’s something else that’s not quite right with this reunion.They reach the west coast and take refuge in a beachside caravan park. Their neighbour, a surly old man, warns the kids to stay away. But when Loretta disappears again the boys have no choice but to ask the old man for help, and now they face new threats and new fears.A heart wrenching book by a first time author that is beautifully written, we can't recommend it enough!
Romy Ash
About the author

Romy Ash

Books by Romy Ash

Related articles

It's Getting Smelly! Activity from Fart and Burp are Superstinkers by Zoë Foster Blake

Kids & Ya

2 August 2021

It's Getting Smelly! Activity from Fart and Burp are Superstinkers by Zoë Foster Blake

Live Book Event: Gabriel Bergmoser, Author of The Inheritance

News | Events & Festivals

29 July 2021

Live Book Event: Gabriel Bergmoser, Author of The Inheritance

    Podcast: James Phelps on His Research into the Australian Prison System

    Podcast

    29 July 2021

    Podcast: James Phelps on His Research into the Australian Prison System

      The 2021 Booker Prize Longlist Has Been Revealed

      News | Awards | Book Life

      29 July 2021

      The 2021 Booker Prize Longlist Has Been Revealed

        Live Book Event: Hannah Bent, Author of When Things Are Alive They Hum

        News | Events & Festivals

        27 July 2021

        Live Book Event: Hannah Bent, Author of When Things Are Alive They Hum

          Podcast: Shannah Kennedy on Allowing Ourselves to be Happy with Plan B

          Podcast

          26 July 2021

          Podcast: Shannah Kennedy on Allowing Ourselves to be Happy with Plan B

            Illustrate Your Own Comic Strip! Activity from Pizazz vs Perfecto by Sophy Henn

            News | Book Life

            26 July 2021

            Illustrate Your Own Comic Strip! Activity from Pizazz vs Perfecto by Sophy Henn

            A Warm Portrayal of Childhood Innocence: Teaching Notes for Rainfish by Andrew Paterson

            News | Book Life

            23 July 2021

            A Warm Portrayal of Childhood Innocence: Teaching Notes for Rainfish by Andrew Paterson

            Podcast: Campbell Mattinson on Using Writing to Break Down Barriers of Love and Loss

            Podcast

            22 July 2021

            Podcast: Campbell Mattinson on Using Writing to Break Down Barriers of Love and Loss

              Live Book Event: Karen Brooks, Author of The Good Wife of Bath

              News | Events & Festivals

              19 July 2021

              Live Book Event: Karen Brooks, Author of The Good Wife of Bath

                COMMENTS

                Leave a Reply

                Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *