y Outback Station single work   novel   adventure   historical fiction   romance  
Is part of The Outback Saga Aaron Fletcher 1978 series - author novel (number 2 in series)
Issue Details: First known date: 1991 1991
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'The Convict: David Kerrick was a man with nothing to lose. Betrayed by the woman he adored, deported to Australia for murdering her lover, he had lost the will to live until the lure of the outback claimed his soul. Captivated by the sweeping wild beauty of the land, its freedom and mystery, he set out to make a piece of it his own. Battling drought and dingoes, bushfires and bushrangers, he lived for the moment until the past came back to haunt him... The Colonist: Wealthy and beautiful, Alexandra Hammond had every reason to disdain the penniless convict who had killed her cousin. But Alexandra was a woman with the strength to judge the truth herself, and the determination to forge her own destiny. Together, they would take on the vast outback, burying the bitternes of the past and planting the seeds of a shining future.' - (Back cover).


  • Epigraph: Does the road wind uphill all the way?
    Yes, to the very end.
    Will the day's journey take the whole long day?
    From morn to night, my friend. - Christina Georgina Rossetti, 1830-1894.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • New York (City), New York (State),
      United States of America (USA),
      Leisure Books , 1991 .
      Extent: 470p.
      Reprinted: 1996 , 2000 , 2007
      • 'The towering novel of love and adventure as vast and romantic as Australia itself!'- (Cover)
      ISBN: 0843931043
Alternative title: Pticite Svivat Gnezda
Language: Bulgarian
Last amended 25 Mar 2013
  • Bush,
  • Australian Outback, Central Australia,
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