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Out of the blue / Joanna Fincham.

By: Fincham, Joanna.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2012Description: 284 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (chiefly col.), ports. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781742375496.Subject(s): Fincham, Joanna | Farm life -- Australia -- Biography | Depressed persons -- Australia -- Biography | Country life -- Australia -- Biography | Depression, Mental | Bulimia -- BiographyDDC classification: 307.72092 Summary: When Joanna Fincham appeared on a popular reality TV program in 2008 looking for love, little did the viewers know that Jo had been suffering from depression on and off throughout life. Jo, it seemed, was a vivacious city girl looking for love with a handsome farmer. On screen she appeared bubbly, warm and happy but in reality she had struggled with depression and bulimia for many years, both illnesses bringing their own difficulties and experiences. Despite her struggles, Jo went on to find love on the show with Farmer Rob. In a fairytale ending Jo moved to the countryside and left her city life behind her. Now living on their farm in South Australia, Rob and Jo got married and had a gorgeous baby daughter. This is the story of how Jo tackled her demons, found love and created a new, healthy, happy life free from depression. It's a story of how love really can conquer all and how life on the land can heal and nurture you. Inspiring, warm and fiercely honest, this is a wonderful personal account of overcoming adversity and making the most of life.
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Non-fiction BIOG 307.72 FINC Available I7090014
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Non-fiction BIOG 307.72 FINC Available I7090022
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Cover subtitle:"Aa city girl's tale of true love and romance with a man on the land".

When Joanna Fincham appeared on a popular reality TV program in 2008 looking for love, little did the viewers know that Jo had been suffering from depression on and off throughout life. Jo, it seemed, was a vivacious city girl looking for love with a handsome farmer. On screen she appeared bubbly, warm and happy but in reality she had struggled with depression and bulimia for many years, both illnesses bringing their own difficulties and experiences. Despite her struggles, Jo went on to find love on the show with Farmer Rob. In a fairytale ending Jo moved to the countryside and left her city life behind her. Now living on their farm in South Australia, Rob and Jo got married and had a gorgeous baby daughter. This is the story of how Jo tackled her demons, found love and created a new, healthy, happy life free from depression. It's a story of how love really can conquer all and how life on the land can heal and nurture you. Inspiring, warm and fiercely honest, this is a wonderful personal account of overcoming adversity and making the most of life.

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