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'A symbol of love and compassion,’ he whispered, pressing the cool stone into her hot hand—a hand wet with tears brushed from her face. She blinked and stared through the watery haze across her eyes at the dark object resting in her palm. It was a garnet, her garnet, Mal's parting gift. The gift she’d lost, but which had somehow found its way back to her, the way Mal never had... More

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Words: 5,380
Language: Australian English
ISBN: 9781465825520
About Alicia Hope

Alicia Hope, human resources professional, bass player, bird lover, and author of women's fiction, lives in one of the most beautiful parts of Australia with her author husband and their two pet birds.

Alicia's stories feature credible characters in realistic situations and (mostly) Australian settings. Hers are feel-good books that readers of any age can curl up with on a rainy afternoon - or any time! - and enjoy. She suggests accompanying them with a barista-quality espresso and a generous slab of fine chocolate, and wishes her readers, 'Bon appétit!'

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Review by: BobDuck on June 02, 2012 :
A tale of love, loss and healing set in a vividly portrayed outback setting. A story that, unfortunately, all too many readers will relate to, but with an ending that provides inspiration and hope for us all. A tonic for the emotions!
(reviewed long after purchase)

Review by: Sally Berneathy on April 19, 2012 :
A beautiful, poignant story. With emotional intensity and a style that is pure poetry at times, the writer takes us on a journey from painful depths to triumphant happiness. A must-read.
(reviewed long after purchase)

Review by: leila maslen on Feb. 06, 2012 :
A captivating Australian story. I thoroughly enjoyed it.
(reviewed within a month of purchase)

Review by: FrankHonsa on Feb. 04, 2012 :
A great feel good and heart warming story Alicia. The story flowed nicely, was easy to read and I could really relate to the characters. Looking forward to your next one...
(reviewed within a month of purchase)

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