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As Far as You Can Go

Author: Glaister, Lesley

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Format:Hardcover
List Price:$26.95
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Stock:4

Overview:

As Far as You Can Go : Housekeeper/companions required. Would suit young couple. Remote, rural location. Cooking, cleaning, gardening and caring duties. Applicants must be self-sufficient and resourceful. It seems like the perfect job for Cassie and Graham. She wants an adventure before she has a child. A year away might convince Graham to settle down, curb his roving eye. Graham seeks inspiration for his painting. He wants Cassie but he wants freedom too - a balancing act as difficult as the ladder trick he tries to perfect. This could be the answer. But Woolagong station, at the edge of the desert, is eerily further away from civilization than they expected. Larry, their smooth, enigmatic employer, runs his house in a discomfiting fashion. Why is there no radio? Why is there no post from home? Why does Mara, his wife, live sedated in a shed? And how does Larry intuit things he could not possibly know? Everything warps under the blazing Australian sun - their sense of direction, their sex drives, even their sense of right and wrong. And the freedom to roam soon begins to feel like a dangerous prison...


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ISBN 13:9780747570950
ISBN 10:0747570957
Format:Hardcover
Language:English
Pages:327
Size:7.95" l x 5.98" w x 1.34" h
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