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House on the Hill
Estelle Pinney
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House on the Hill

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Lovely Belle, the youngest, a talented singer and dancer, tours with a vaudeville troupe as they follow the rodeos and shows of western Queensland. On the romance front, she's being pursued by handsome local Greek Nicos Alexandros, owner of the swankiest cafe in town. But will she choose marriage with Nicos or a life on the stage?

Molly reigns as head cook at King's Hotel,
Published (first published 2005)
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Apr 23, 2016 Theresa rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
A nice North Queensland setting, but the plot had more twists and turns than the Castle Hill road. I had a hard time connecting with the characters and understanding their motivations for these switchbacks.
Nov 16, 2011 Mozette rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I love this book - and seeing my copy is signed by the author - I'll never give it away. The story is absolutely Australian and brilliantly written by a great Australian writer. I have seen this book in stores and watched people pass it by; and wondered why they haven't picked it up.

I can see a lot of myself in all the characters as it takes me right back to a time where I don't have all that much knowledge about what happened around Australia. And through this book I've have enjoyed how life w
Brilliant - so evocative of north Queensland. A must-read for every new north Queenslander to appreciate the rich history (and passion) of this place
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