When it Rains (a memoir)
InformationA stunning memoir about piecing back together a life, and moving forward, one step at a time.
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ISBN: 9781741669602Format: SoftcoverSeries: Australian OutbackPages: 223Country of Origin: AustraliaPublisher: Vintage BooksAge Group: AdultSize: 15 x 23.5
"An unforgettable story of love and courage that inspires even as it breaks your heart."When Maggie's vibrant young husband, father to a five-year-old daughter and an unborn son, dies tragically, Maggie is left widowed and due to give birth three months later to their second child.
The her beloved mother, backbone of the family, mother to three children and grandmother to two, dies suddenly of aggressive cancer. In two short years, Maggie's life has shattered.
After a year. she gives up trying to juggle single motherhood and the demands of an academic career and returns with her children to the family farm in central western New South Wales to take stock and catch a breath.
The farm becomes a redemptive, healing place for Maggie and her children as they battle the heat and drought...