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Stars over Shiralee

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'I shut my eyes and see the reds and ochres of my beloved Kimberley, many thousands of kilometres away to the north... There is no going back. McCorry always drilled that into me: we can never go back. A change is coming, I can feel it.'

As the first woman in the Kimberley to run two million-acre cattle stations, Sheryl McCorry had proved to herself that she was a woman cap
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Paperback, 2, 267 pages
Published 2010 by Pan Macmillan Australia (first published November 1st 2009)
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Jeanne
Mar 09, 2013 Jeanne rated it it was ok
A little too much "poor me", "why me", mixed in with a few interesting tales about life in Kimberley and the south-west area of Western Australia. Will pass on reading her other two books, which begin and continue her memoir.
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May 20, 2013 Laura rated it really liked it
Stars Over Shiralee is the sequel to Diamonds and Dust, and to be honest, i read it with some expectations of what it would be like. They were all blown out of the water of course, because with real life you cannot predict what is going to happen. I'm not so much talking about the events of the book, more the choices that Sheryl made.

The book follows her life from where it left off in the previous book, around 1998 when she was 49. Her life takes a different turn, no longer focused so much on ca
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