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Child of mine

Child of mine
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Barcode Shelf Location Collection Volume Ref. Branch Status Due Date Res.
S0004274570 Cun
Adult Fiction Relationships   Griffith . Available .  
S0007091256 F Cun
Adult Fiction   Hay . Available .  
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ISBN 9780143786283
Call Number F Cun
Author Cunnington, Janita
Title Child of mine
Place of production North Sydney, NSW : Bantam, 2018
Notes It's January 1974, and a devastating flood is about to change the lives of four generations of women. Maggie Rowe is thirty-five, a teacher, and still living with her mother, Vera, in a tiny cottage in Hill Street, Brisbane. Next door lives Donna Birtles, a feckless twenty-something single mum, and her little daughter, Flower. Early one rain-drenched morning at the height of the flood, Donna and Flower seek shelter with Maggie and Vera. However, once the water recedes, Donna seems reluctant to move out, particularly when she meets Roddy, a casual worker on the clean-up gang. With Donna now disappearing for months on end, Maggie is forced to take on the role of Flower's guardian at the expense of her own hopes and longings. Flower is the daughter Maggie never had. And she's the daughter Donna had but didn't want. So when Donna finally returns to reclaim her child, who has the right to be Flower's mother?
Subject Added Entry - Topical Floods Queensland Brisbane
Mother and child
Australian fiction
Subject Added Entry - Geographic Brisbane
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