The Breaking Wave

Shute, Nevil

Book - 2010
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
The Breaking Wave
Returning home to his family's Australian sheep station to take the place of his dead brother, Alan Duncan finds his homecoming marred by the suicide of his parents' parlor maid. After he discovers the woman was his brother's fiance, Alan sets out to piece together the tragic events.

Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2010
Edition: 1st Vintage International ed
ISBN: 030747402X
Branch Call Number: FICTION SHUTE 2010
Characteristics: 249 p. ;,21 cm


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Alan Duncan’s happy return to his parents prosperous sheep farm in Australia is spoiled by the apparent suicide of their beloved housekeeper. Alan embarks on a quest to discover her true identity and her real place in the Duncan household.

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