The Last Mile Home

Publisher details

The Last Mile Home
Author
Di Morrissey
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Genre
Fiction
Released
01 November, 1994

Synopsis

It is 1953 in a small Australian country town, a time of post-war prosperity and hope.The Holtens are wealthy, yet austere, graziers who have lived on the land for generations. The McBrides are a large and loving shearer's family who are new arrivals to the district.When the McBrides eldest daughter falls in love with the Holtens only son and heir, it seems impossible that they can have a future together.As conflict and tragedy confront them, it is only with great determination that their love can survive.The Last Mile Home is an unforgettable story of the power of enduring love.
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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