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Ann Massey

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There's a saying when one door closes a window opens-- it was like that for Ann. When the newspaper where she'd worked for ten years went into receivership, she turned her back on the city, and headed off to the outback as a governess. It sounds like the start of a romantic novel, doesn't it? Sorry! Unlike a Victorian heroine, Ann didn't find romance, but she did discover the setting for a sci fi adventure.

Minilya the sheep and cattle station where she tutored three young girls was close to the Carnarvon Tracking Station built by NASA in 1963 for the Gemini Program. Wheels turned. Curling up on the couch she began telling her pupils a story about the International Space Station breaking up and the debris falling on the station.It was thus t...more


Salvation Jane by Ann Massey
By bookbuzz on August 27, 2013
Formats: Paperback/Ebook

If your name is Jane and you aren't beauty pageant material then inevitably the rhyming prefix of `Plain' is bandied about by less than sensitive acquaintances. It is though, unusual to have `Salvation' coupled with `Jane' unless that's what you are into.

The lead character of Ann Massey's new book, Salvation Jane is a young woman, Jane Pat... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 28, 2013 17:15 • 39 views • Tags: amazon-new-release, amazon-political-thriller, amazon-romance-suspense, ann-massey, homelessness, perth-western-australia, salvation-jane
Average rating: 3.70 · 44 ratings · 19 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Salvation Jane
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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The Biocide Conspiracy (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
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Description: The nations subsidizing the International Space Station have been capitilizing on its remoteness to develop a weapon of mass destruction.

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