The Red Coast

Author(s): Di Morrissey

General Fiction

The latest story in an ancient landscape from Australia's favourite storyteller with the new novel Arcadia out soon.Di Morrissey returns to the red earth of the Kimberley with a passionate story of resistance and resilience under its soaring blue skies.After the upheaval which separated Jacqui Bouchard from her beloved son, she has finally settled in Broome, a magical remote town on the northwest coast of Australia. But when a proposed mining development is unveiled, the town begins to tear itself apart. Rifts run deep, as friends, families and lovers are faced with a battle that could change their lives irrevocably. As everyone takes sides, Jacqui confronts her own dilemma: to stay or leave? Who to trust . . . Who to love?


Product Information

Di Morrissey is one of the most successful and prolific authors Australia has ever produced. She trained as a journalist, working in newspapers, magazines, television, film, theatre and advertising around the world. Her fascination with different countries - their cultural, political and environmental issues - has been the catalyst for her novels, which are all inspired by a particular landscape. Di has been a tireless and passionate advocate and activist for many causes. She established The Golden Land Education Foundation in Myanmar (Burma). She publishes and edits a free community newspaper. In 2017, in recognition of her achievements, Di was inducted into the Australian Book Industry Awards Hall of Fame. To find out more, visit www.dimorrissey.com and www.facebook.com/DiMorrissey. You can follow Di at @di_morrissey on Twitter and @dimorrisseyauthor on Instagram.

General Fields

  • : 9781760558918
  • : Pan Macmillan Australia Pty, Limited
  • : Macmillan
  • : April 2018
  • : 233mm X 154mm
  • : Australia
  • : April 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 384
  • : Di Morrissey
  • : Paperback
  • : 2018