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Susan Duncan – Author Talk – Stories behind the storyteller

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September 29, 2023 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Friday September 29, 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Port Macquarie Library
32 Grant St
Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444 Australia

Susan is coming back! Please join in the chat with Leanne and much loved Australian author Susan Duncan on Friday 29th September at 2.30pm.

Susan has published three bestselling memoirs, Salvation Creek , The House at Salvation Creek and The House on the Hill, and two novels, The Briny Café and Gone Fishing. Her new release is Sleepless in Stringybark Bay. Reserve your copy here.

Susan spent her childhood in country Victoria where her father was supply officer for the Bonegilla Migrant Camp. When she was nine years old, her family moved to Melton, near Melbourne, to run a country pub where a rousing sing-along around the piano on a Saturday night was a lot of fun. After completing her secondary education at Clyde, Woodend, a girls’ boarding school, she took up a cadetship on the Melbourne Sun which led to a 25 year career spanning radio, newspapers and magazines.

Sleepless in Stringybark Bay

When five couples pool their resources to live in a house located where a turquoise lagoon meets the sea, the quirky little offshore community of Cook’s Basin is shocked. How will ten people – one in a wheelchair and one with a hauntingly familiar face – survive where the only way in or out is by boat?

When a member of the household is found floating face down in the bay, the police insist the death was accidental but the bizarre circumstances have locals scratching their heads.

Former journalist turned café owner Kate Jackson is curious to discover why a group of retirees in their late seventies would choose such an isolated location. Then a throw-away line in an old magazine story leads to shocking revelations.

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Port Macquarie Library
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6581 8755
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Port Macquarie Library
32 Grant St
Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444 Australia
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Phone
6581 8755

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