Southern Ruby

Author(s): Belinda Alexandra

Fiction - General

In New Orleans - the city of genteel old houses covered in Spanish moss, of seductive night life, of Creole, voodoo and jazz - two women separated by time and tragedy will find each other at last.Amanda, orphaned as a child and suffering the loss of her beloved grandmother, has left Sydney in search of a family she never knew. Ruby, constrained by the expectations of society and class, is carrying a lifetime of secrets. Amanda's arrival sparks revelations long buried: a double life, a forbidden love, and a loss that cannot be forgotten.Southern Ruby is a sweeping story of love, passion, family and honour. Alternating in time between the 1950s and the eve of Hurricane Katrina, it is also a tribute to a city heady with music, drama, history and superstition, which has borne the tumults of race and class and the fury of nature, but has never given up hope.

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General Fields

  • : 9780732296629
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Australia
  • : colaus
  • : August 2017
  • : 200mm X 130mm X 38mm
  • : Australia
  • : September 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 608
  • : 608
  • : Belinda Alexandra
  • : Belinda Alexandra
  • : A823.4
  • : A823.4
  • : 971
  • : 971
  • : Paperback