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Cedar Valley / Holly Throsby.

By: Throsby, Holly, 1978- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 392 pages ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781760630560 (paperback).Subject(s): Strangers -- Fiction | City and town life -- Australia -- Fiction | Mothers -- Death -- Fiction | Interpersonal relations -- Fiction | Mothers and daughters -- Fiction | Country life -- Australia -- Fiction | Australian fictionDDC classification: A823.4 Summary: On the first day of summer in 1993, two strangers arrive in the town of Cedar Valley. One is a calm looking man in a brown suit. He makes his way down the main street and walks directly to Cedar Valley Curios & Old Wares, sitting down on the footpath, where he leans silently against the big glass window for hours. The other is 21-year-old Benny Miller. Fresh out of university, Benny has come to Cedar Valley in search of information about her mother, Vivian, who has recently died. Vivian's mysterious old friend, Odette Fisher, has offered Benny her modest pale green cottage for as long as she wants it. Is there any connection between the man on the pavement and Benny's quest to learn more about her mother? Holly Throsby is the perfect guide as Cedar Valley and its inhabitants slowly reveal their secrets.
List(s) this item appears in: Davitt Awards 2019 - Australian Women Crime Writers
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item reserves
Default Sydenham Library
Fiction THRO Available IA2013817
Default St Albans Library (DIY)
Fiction THRO Available IA2013819
Default Deer Park Library (DIY)
Fiction THRO Available IA2013769
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On the first day of summer in 1993, two strangers arrive in the town of Cedar Valley. One is a calm looking man in a brown suit. He makes his way down the main street and walks directly to Cedar Valley Curios & Old Wares, sitting down on the footpath, where he leans silently against the big glass window for hours. The other is 21-year-old Benny Miller. Fresh out of university, Benny has come to Cedar Valley in search of information about her mother, Vivian, who has recently died. Vivian's mysterious old friend, Odette Fisher, has offered Benny her modest pale green cottage for as long as she wants it. Is there any connection between the man on the pavement and Benny's quest to learn more about her mother? Holly Throsby is the perfect guide as Cedar Valley and its inhabitants slowly reveal their secrets.

"Strange things happen in small towns" --Front cover.

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