Corrugated Roads by Ginny Lowndes
Approx. 60,410 words.
Published on June 18, 2011.
If you liked Cloudstreet (Tim Winton) or Poor Man's Orange (Ruth Park) then you will love Corrugated Roads - A Bugger of a Kid. It is about a young girl who grows up in a drought-stricken Outback Australian town that was almost crippled by conservatism and Catholicism in the 1950s.