The Hands

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Author
Stephen Orr
Publisher
Wakefield Press
Genre
Fiction
Released
24 July, 2015
ISBN
9781743053430

The Hands

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He didn't look like he could jump a bull, but she knew he could. It was all in the hands, he'd often explain. The will. The bloody mindedness.On a cattle station that stretches beyond the horizon, seven people are trapped by their history and the need to make a living. Trevor Wilkie, the good father, holds it all together, promising his sons a future he no longer believes in himself. The boys, free to roam the world's biggest backyard, have nowhere to go.Trevor's father, Murray, is the keeper of stories and the holder of the deed. Murray has no intention of giving up what his forefathers created. But the drought is winning. The cattle are ribs. The bills keep coming. And one day, on the way to town, an accident changes everything.
Stephen Orr
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Stephen Orr

Stephen Orr is an Australian writer of literary fiction and various non-fiction books and articles.

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