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The lieutenant : a novel —Grenville, Kate, 1950-

In 1787 Lieutenant Thomas Rooke officer and astronomer sets sale from Porstmouth with the First Fleet and its cargo of convicts destined for New South Wales. As the newcomers struggle to establish a settlement, Rooke com...

The writing book : a practical guide for fiction writers —Grenville, Kate, 1950-

The Writing Book doesn't just talk about how to write fiction; it takes you, step-by-step, through the process of doing it. Each chapter concentrates on one aspect of writing: getting started, bringing characters to life...

The secret river —Grenville, Kate, 1950-

In 1806 William Thornhill is transported from the slums of London to Australia as punishment for stealing. After serving his 8 year sentence, Thornhill sails up the Hawkesbury River to claim land for himself. But Aborigi...

A room made of leaves : a novel —Grenville, Kate, 1950- author.

"It is 1788. Twenty-one-year-old Elizabeth is hungry for life but, as the ward of a Devon clergyman, knows she has few prospects. When proud, scarred soldier John Macarthur promises her the earth one midsummer's night, s...

Searching for the secret river —Grenville, Kate, 1950-

Kate Grenville describes her quest to find her convict ancestor, and to understand his life.

The Lieutenant —Grenville, Kate, 1950-
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In 1787 Lieutenant Daniel Rooke sets sail from Portsmouth with the First Fleet and its cargo of convicts, destined for New South Wales. As a young officer and a man of science, the shy and quiet Rooke is full of anticipa...