Pool of Dreams Author:Lucy Walker LUCY WALKER - with a difference — Famed for her romantic novels of life in Australia today, Lucy Walker has become a favorite writer around the world. Now Beagle presents a different side to Lucy Walker, with this powerful historical novel-a harsher, more forthright story than her readers have come to expect, but as vivid in its depiction of lif... more »e in a fascinating country.
POOL OF DREAMS
Political prisoners fleeing in a hostile land-a desperate chase by mounted police-a brutal ex-convict living in secrecy and squalor-these were the harsh, dangerous realities of Mary's life. But the mysterious girl who seemed attuned to the wild country was untouched by them-yet a key actor in the savage drama of a nation coming into being.« less