Thursdays at Orange Blossom House, by Sophie Green
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From the author of beloved Top Ten bestsellersThe Inaugural Meeting of the Fairvale Ladies Book ClubandThe Shelly Bay Ladies Swimming Circlecomes a delightful new novel about friendship, love and finding yourself.
Far North Queensland, 1993:At 74, former cane farmerGrace Maudis feeling her age, and her isolation, and thinks the best of life may be behind her. Elsewhere in town, high school teacherPatriciahas given up on her dreams of travel and adventure and has moved back home to look after her ageing parents, while cafe ownerDorothyis struggling to accept that she may never have the baby she and her husband so desperately want. Each woman has an unspoken need: reconnection. And that's how they find themselves at Orange Blossom House, surrounded by perfumed rainforest, being cajoled and encouraged by their yoga teacher, the livelySandrine. Together, they will find courage and strength - and discover that life has much more to offer than they ever expected.
Set amid the lush beauty of tropical Queensland,Thursdays at Orange Blossom Houseis a heartwarming story of friendship and family, of chances missed and taken, and the eternal power of love.
Praise for Sophie Green:'A tender, heartwarming read'New Idea 'An upbeat story about suburban life and female solidarity'Spectrum 'Reading this book was like snuggling beneath a warm beach towel after a bracing dip in the ocean'JOANNA NELL 'Heartwarming, fulfilling and Australian as a lamb roast and full-bodied shiraz'The Australian Women's Weekly