When the Singing Stops

Publisher details

When the Singing Stops
Author
Di Morrissey
Publisher
Pan Macmillan
Genre
Fiction
Released
01 November, 1996

Synopsis

A young Australian woman leaves Sydney for a new world... Guyana, South America.Captivated by Guyana's wild, unspoilt beauty, Madison Wright Jones joins the native Amerindians struggling to preserve their culture against corporate exploitation.But her new-found commitment soon plunges Madison into a mire of murder, drug smuggling and political corruption. And finally, an unexpected love that pits her heart against her beliefs.From Sydney's sparkling harbour to the lush rainforests of South America, When the Singing Stops is a triumph of storytelling. ‘Morrissey is a gifted storyteller … well researched and evocatively written’  Australian Bookseller and Publisher
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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