The Secret River

by Kate Grenville

Rating: 4     71 Votes

Tags: Set in AUSTRALIA Female author

The Secret River

'Winner of the Commonwealth Writers Prize and Australian Book Industry Awards, Book of the Year. After a childhood of poverty and petty crime in the slums of London, William Thornhill is transported to New South Wales for the term of his natural life. With his wife Sal and children in tow, he arrives in a harsh land that feels at first like a de...

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Challenge: Read Around Oceania Challenge
Country: Australia flag Australia
Language: EN
Genre: Historical fiction Historical
Recommended: 20 Apr 2022

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