Silver Wattle

by Belinda Alexandra

On Sale: 01/02/2010


About the Book

A dazzling novel about two exceptional sisters set in the Australian film world of the 1920s, from the author of WHITE GARDENIA and TUSCAN ROSE. A Dazzling novel about two exceptional sisters, set in the Australian film world of the 1920s. In fear for their lives after the sudden death of their mother, Adela and Klara must flee Prague to find refuge with their uncle in Australia. there, Adela becomes a film director at a time when the local industry is starting to feel the competition from Hollywood. But while success is imminent, the issues of family and an impossible love are never far away. And ultimately dreams of the silver screen must compete with the bonds of a lifetime ... Silver Wattle confirms Belinda Alexandra as one of our foremost storytellers. Weaving fact into inspiring fiction with great flair and imagination, this is a novel as full of hope, glamour and heartbreak as the film industry itself. 'An absorbing story of hope and despair, loyalty and love' - Woman's Day 'Readers are kept on their toes ... and it's a worthwhile wait' - Courier-Mail 'Keeps you involved and caring ... an engrossing read' - MX

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780730443834
  • ISBN 10: 0730443833
  • Imprint: HarperCollins
  • On Sale: 01/02/2010
  • Pages: 528
  • List Price: 9.99 AUD
  • BISAC1: FICTION / General


Belinda Alexandra has been published to wide acclaim in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Holland, Poland, Norway and Russia. She is the daughter of a Russian mother and an Australian father and has been an intrepid traveller since her youth. Her love of other cultures is matched by her passion for her home country, Australia, where she is a volunteer rescuer and carer for the NSW Wildlife Information Rescue and Education Service (WIRES)

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