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Top 40 Book Club : Top 40 Book Club Reads 2014
FICTION 25 BOOK CLUB READS Top 40 MY ISLAND HOMICIDE Catherine Titasey While looking for a sea change after a relationship break-up, Thea accepts the position of officer-in-charge at the Thursday Island police station. All expec tations of a quieter working life and a chance to connect with her mother’s culture vanished on her first day at work, when she was greeted with a missing person case. The investigation is complicated by her lack of cultural knowledge and her reluc tance to acknowledge the power of sorcery. Thea has a chance meeting on the beach with a local fisherman, who offers to teach her the local language, culture and show her the beauty of the island. This book takes the reader on an insider’s tour of Thursday Island, while entertaining with a gripping, detective romance stor y. Winner of the 2012 Queensland Literary Award for best emerging author.
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