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Jenn J McLeod loves ticking things off her bucket list. So far she’s made that sea change, run that country B&B, and written that bestseller. In 2014, Jenn downsized her life and home is now a 3-tonne, 25-foot caravan named Myrtle the Turtle.

With her Seasons Collection of four novels already adored by readers, Australia’s nomadic novelist is finding inspiration for more heart-warming small town tales of friendship, family, and contemporary country life.

Book #6 - House of Wishes is going back to Calingarry Crossing. Join me.

Other titles: House for all Seasons (#5 Top Selling Debut Novel), Simmering Season, Season of Shadow and Light, and The Other Side of the Season. Her fifth novel is A Place to Remember.

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Jenn J. McLeod I get to work anywhere. Right now I am travelling in my caravan and writing from Casino, inland NSW!
Jenn J. McLeod Book three in the Seasons Collection is set in a new small town. Delightfully quirky characters bring the town of Coolabah Tree Gully over summer. IN …moreBook three in the Seasons Collection is set in a new small town. Delightfully quirky characters bring the town of Coolabah Tree Gully over summer. IN fact sometime this season:
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House for all Seasons

4.05 avg rating — 330 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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Simmering Season

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A Place to Remember

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The Other Side of the Season

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Season of Shadow and Light

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House of Wishes

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A Suitcase By The Door

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What a year! The good and the bad of 2019.

From my house to yours… I hope you are enjoying the festive season. For me, 2019 has been a year of ticking off big bucket list items, including swinging through the Daintree Rainforest dressed as Lara Croft (says so on my helmet!) and swimming on the Great Barrier Reef with sharks and sea turtles. For […]
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I’ve been to Chalk Hill! True story! I took Myrtle the Turtle, my home on wheels, from east to west and I landed in the real-life town Lily Malone has said inspired her fictional Chalk Hill. That took reading the Chalk Hill trilogy to a new level! Al
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“An improbable set of circumstances.
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How long could she hold on to the truth? Should she hold on?...Was she obligated to protect the deceptions of the dead when the truth might somehow help the living?”
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“Sorry, Will, bad habit of mine. You have to stress hot in the city these days. Some places have absolutely no idea how to make a decent long black.' And there she was being all uppity slutty again.”
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“Openness and acceptance give victims help and hope, don’t you think?’ John’s nod said he agreed. ‘They let them know there are options. Forty years ago I had no such outlet and innocence is quickly lost when a child experiences violence in the one place they need to feel safe.”
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“Live in each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influence of the earth.”
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An impossible situation.
How long could she hold on to the truth? Should she hold on?...Was she obligated to protect the deceptions of the dead when the truth might somehow help the living?”
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“Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.”
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“If you don't have time to read, you don't have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.”
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