The Secret RiverBook - 2006
In 1806 William Thornhill is transported from the slums of London to Australia as punishment for stealing. After serving his 8 year sentence, Thornhill sails up the Hawkesbury River to claim land for himself. But Aboriginal people already live along the river forcing Thornhill to make a difficult choice.
Publisher: Toronto : HarperCollins, 2006, c2005
Edition: 1st Canadian ed. --
Branch Call Number: FIC Grenv 3558
Characteristics: 334 p