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Author Hansen, Derek, 1944-

Title Sole survivor / Derek Hansen
Published Pymble, N.S.W. : HarperCollins, 1997


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 W'PONDS  827.03 H24952 A6/S  AVAILABLE
 MELB  827.03 H24952 A6/S  AVAILABLE
Description 598 pages ; 18 cm
Summary When Rosie Trethewey - disillusioned doctor turned market researcher - unexpectedly inherits a shack on the remote northern tip of Great Barrier Island she decides it is time to begin a new life. Arriving at her new home Rosie finds she has two neighbours sharing the wilderness. One is Red Ohara a refugee from horrific wartime experiences on the Burma Railway. The other Angus Mcleod a retired policeman who's abandoned a society he sees as soft and contemptible. Rosie's suuden appearance panics Red and Angus. They both fear she'll disrupt their ordered lives. And they're right. In this inspiring novel of survival love and conflict three loners are forced to come to terms with themselves each other and the encroaching world
Notes Reprinted: 2001
Subject Inheritance and succession -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
Loneliness -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
New Zealand fiction.
Wilderness areas -- Fiction.
Women -- New Zealand -- Fiction.
Great Barrier Island (N.Z.) -- Fiction.
Great Barrier Reef (Qld.) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Romance fiction.
LC no. 97158993
ISBN 0732257476