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Gone Fishing

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by
Susan Duncan

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Format: EPUB

Page count: 432 pages

File size: 3.6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Bestselling Australian author Susan Duncan is famous for making a sea change from a 25-year career in media, which included being editor of two of Australia’s top women’s magazines, to living in her own patch of paradise in Pittwater. Gone Fishing is Susan’s latest novel and is set in tranquil Cook’s Basin.For bargeman Sam Scully, life in Cook’s Basin is nothing short of paradise. A wonderland of golden sand and turquoise waters, battered old tinnies and wonky pontoons, it’s a realm unspoilt by the modern world. But then a notice goes up in the Square that screams ‘EXCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT!’Paradise is about to be ripped apart.With plans underway to build a flash resort in the heart of their community, the residents leap into action – with Sam as their leader, and a twelve-foot papier-mache cockatoo as their mascot . . . But it’s never going to be easy to turn the tide of ‘progress’.Meanwhile there’s trouble brewing at the Briny Cafe. Kate Jackson is struggling to come to terms with the dreadful secret spilled on her mother’s deathbed. And as for Kate’s co-owner, Ettie Brookbank. Well, what is happening to Ettie?

Bestselling Australian author Susan Duncan is famous for making a sea change from a 25-year career in media, which included being editor of two of Australia’s top women’s magazines, to living in her own patch of paradise in Pittwater. Gone Fishing is Susan’s latest novel and is set in tranquil Cook’s Basin.For bargeman Sam Scully, life in Cook’s Basin is nothing short of paradise. A wonderland of golden sand and turquoise waters, battered old tinnies and wonky pontoons,… (more)

Bestselling Australian author Susan Duncan is famous for making a sea change from a 25-year career in media, which included being editor of two of Australia’s top women’s magazines, to living in her own patch of paradise in Pittwater. Gone Fishing is Susan’s latest novel and is set in tranquil Cook’s Basin.For bargeman Sam Scully, life in Cook’s Basin is nothing short of paradise. A wonderland of golden sand and turquoise waters, battered old tinnies and wonky pontoons, it’s a realm unspoilt by the modern world. But then a notice goes up in the Square that screams ‘EXCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT!’Paradise is about to be ripped apart.With plans underway to build a flash resort in the heart of their community, the residents leap into action – with Sam as their leader, and a twelve-foot papier-mache cockatoo as their mascot . . . But it’s never going to be easy to turn the tide of ‘progress’.Meanwhile there’s trouble brewing at the Briny Cafe. Kate Jackson is struggling to come to terms with the dreadful secret spilled on her mother’s deathbed. And as for Kate’s co-owner, Ettie Brookbank. Well, what is happening to Ettie?

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