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Issue Details: First known date: 2010... 2010 Leuchtende Sonne, weites Land
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'Jacqueline Gordon-Smith’s family are fleeing an angry mob in Atlanta when the family car crashes, killing her mother and brother. Eighteen years later, after her wealthy husband has a ship board affair on the way to Australia, she finds herself alone and virtually penniless. She befriends two women set to marry lonely farmers and travels with them to the Flinders Ranges where she becomes a housekeeper for widower Ben Dulton. Determined to be rid of her, Ben’s four sons and an eccentric, aboriginal woman [sic] play numerous dirty tricks on her. But Jackie digs in, equally resolute to survive the endless heat, dust and flies, and prove she has worth. Jackie’s only consolation is the gorgeous Nick Dulton, Ben’s brother, who rescues her when she’s kidnapped by the local aboriginal clan. She discovers she’s pregnant to Nick, but the course to true love is not smooth when she must deal with a love rival, four hostile boys, and a repentant ex husband who’s been conned out of his money by the woman he threw Jackie over for.'

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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: German
    • c
      Germany,
      c
      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Bastei Entertainment ,
      2010 .
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      Extent: 512p.p.
      Note/s:
      • Published 20 January 2012.
      ISBN: 9783838703589, 3838703588
Alternative title: Místo na slunci
Language: Czech
    • Frydek-Mistek,
      c
      Czech Republic,
      c
      Eastern Europe, Europe,
      :
      Alpress ,
      2011 .
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      Extent: 384p.p.
      ISBN: 9788073629021
Last amended 6 Jul 2017 14:03:32
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  • Flinders Ranges, North East South Australia, Far North South Australia, South Australia,
  • ca. 1940s
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