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Before the storm / Di Morrissey.

By: Morrissey, Di.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Sydney, New South Wales : Macmillan by Pan Macmillan Australia, 2020Copyright date: ©2020Description: 432 pages ; 25 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781760781736 (hardback).Subject(s): Newspapers -- Fiction | Real estate development -- Fiction | Families -- Fiction | Storms -- FictionGenre/Form: Domestic fiction. DDC classification: A823.4 Summary: After being double-crossed by a devious colleague, career woman Ellie Conlan quits her job on principle. With no idea what to do next, she retreats to Storm Harbour, an idyllic Victorian beach town. Ellie’s grandfather runs The Storm Harbour Chronicle, the trusted local newspaper. As Ellie is drawn into a story about a development that could split the coastal community – and involves her with the influential O’Neill family – an event she has long suppressed threatens to overwhelm her. Dark clouds gather as rumours fly and tensions mount. And when a violent storm breaks and rages, Ellie will finally have to confront her past.
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Fiction Collection (New) MORR Checked out 23/04/2021 T00824630
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Face her demons? Or run?After being double-crossed by a devious colleague, career woman Ellie Conlan quits her job on principle. With no idea what to do next, she retreats to Storm Harbour, an idyllic Victorian beach town. Ellie's grandfather runs The Storm Harbour Chronicle, the trusted local newspaper. As Ellie is drawn into a story about a development which could split the coastal community - and involves her with the influential O'Neill family - an event she has long suppressed threatens to overwhelm her. Dark clouds gather as rumours fly and tensions mount. And when a violent storm breaks and rages, Ellie will finally have to confront her past. 'There's no denying the beauty and opulence of Morrissey's rendering of place . . . She is a master of the genre.' Weekend Australian'a gripping, twisting yarn' Australian Women's Weekly

"Will a shadow in her past now darken her future...?" --Front cover.

After being double-crossed by a devious colleague, career woman Ellie Conlan quits her job on principle. With no idea what to do next, she retreats to Storm Harbour, an idyllic Victorian beach town. Ellie’s grandfather runs The Storm Harbour Chronicle, the trusted local newspaper. As Ellie is drawn into a story about a development that could split the coastal community – and involves her with the influential O’Neill family – an event she has long suppressed threatens to overwhelm her. Dark clouds gather as rumours fly and tensions mount. And when a violent storm breaks and rages, Ellie will finally have to confront her past.