October Round-Up – The Books I Read In October 2015

In October I read and reviewed six books, all fiction: Rush Oh! by Shirley Barrett (Virago) – The first novel by screenwriter and director Shirley Barrett is a beautifully written story based on a whaling family in Eden, New South Wales. Narrated by Mary, the eldest daughter of the Davidson family, we uncover their family … Continue reading October Round-Up – The Books I Read In October 2015

Rush Oh! by Shirley Barrett

Rush Oh! is the debut novel from Shirley Barrett who is best known for her work as a screenwriter and director. Inspired by true events, this captivating novel tells the story of the Davidson family - a whaling family in Eden, New South Wales. The story is narrated by Mary Davidson, the eldest daughter of George … Continue reading Rush Oh! by Shirley Barrett