Maggie Christensen

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After a career in education, Maggie Christensen began writing contemporary women’s fiction portraying mature women facing life-changing situations. Her travels inspire her writing, be it her frequent visits to family in Oregon, USA or her home on Queensland’s beautiful Sunshine Coast. Maggie writes of mature heroines coming to terms with changes in their lives and the heroes worthy of them.
From her native Glasgow, Scotland, Maggie was lured by the call ‘Come and teach in the sun’ to Australia,where she worked as a primary school teacher, university lecturer and in educational management. Now living with her husband of thirty years on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, she loves walking on the deserted beach in the early mornings and having
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This story is a very realistic look at finding love later in life and getting your adult children to accept it. There are many emotional moments, both high and low. It is a somewhat haunting book that I'm sure wil..." Read more of this review »
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Once again Maggie has written a wonderful book. I found the story easy to get into and didn’t want to stop reading. The characters were relatable and interesting. I highly recommend reading this book. "
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