The Golden Land

Publisher details

The Golden Land
Author
Di Morrissey
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Genre
Fiction
Released
01 November, 2012

Synopsis

Natalie is a young Gold Coast mother with a loving husband, two small children and a happy lifestyle.While helping her mother move house, she finds a little box containing a Burmese artefact. When Natalie learns its unique history through a letter left by her great-great uncle, it ignites an interest in its country of origin and her uncle's unfulfilled plans for this curio.Her investigations collide with her own dramatically changing circumstances and create a catalyst for a moral dilemma that challenges the core of her marriage as she finds herself immersed in two very different golden lands.
Di Morrissey
About the author

Di Morrissey

Di Morrissey is one of the most successful and prolific authors Australia has ever produced.She trained as a journalist, working in newspapers, magazines, television, film, theatre and advertising around the world. It was her fascination with different countries; their landscape, their cultural, political and environmental issues that has been the catalyst for her novels which are all inspired by a particular landscape.Di has been a tireless and passionate advocate and activist for many causes.Di lives with her partner, Boris Janjic, in the Manning Valley, NSW.

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