Kelly Roberts finds refuge in the rugged and remote cattle country
of northern Australia, but when tragedy strikes she is forced to
find a new life for herself and her children outside of Rainsford
Kerry McGinnis was born in Adelaide and at the age of twelve took up a life of droving with her father and four siblings. The family travelled extensively across the Northern Territory and Queensland before settling on a station in the Gulf Country. Kerry has worked as a shepherd, droving hand, gardener and stock-camp and station cook on the family property Bowthorn, north-west of Mt Isa. She is the author of two volumes of memoir, Pieces of Blue and Heart Country, and the bestselling novels The Waddi Tree, Wildhorse Creek, Mallee Sky and Tracking North. Kerry now lives in Bundaberg.
'Vividly transports you to the Gulf country. Settle in for a really enjoyable read.' - SUSAN DUNCAN 'Kerry McGinnis writes like poetry ...She stands out among Australian authors.' - FLEUR McDONALD 'The setting is beautiful ...I am definitely adding her other books to my to-be read list.' - ALL THE BOOKS I CAN READ 'An engaging story of family and second chances set in the stunning Gulf country.' - BOOK'D OUT