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Lola's Secret

Lola's Secret

Author: Monica McInerney
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At the Valley View Motel in South Australia's picturesque Clare Valley, 84-year-old Lola Quinlan is up to her usual mischief. She's sent her family away for Christmas and invited a number of mystery guests to come and stay. But who are all these people, and why aren't they spending the festive season with their own loved ones?

As the big day draws closer and Lola's personal family dramas threaten to unravel her plans, she discovers that at a special time of year, magic can happen in every family - especially your own.

A funny and sad and moving novel about the very meaning of life, Lola's Secrethas touched the hearts of women the world over.

Author description

One of the stars of Australian fiction, Monica McInerney is the author of the internationally bestselling novels A Taste for It, Upside Down Inside Out, Spin the Bottle, The Alphabet Sisters, Family Baggage, Those Faraday Girls, At Home with the Templetons, Lola's Secret, The House of Memories and a short story collection, All Together Now. Those Faraday Girls was the winner of the General Fiction Book of the Year prize at the 2008 Australian Book Industry Awards. In 2006 Monica was the ambassador for the Australian Government initiative Books Alive, with her novella Odd One Out. Monica grew up in a family of seven children in the Clare Valley of South Australia and has been living between Australia and Ireland for twenty years. She and her Irish husband currently live in Dublin.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780143785699
  • : Penguin Books Australia
  • : Penguin Books Australia
  • : April 2017
  • : 196mm X 129mm X 29mm
  • : Australia
  • : June 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 1
  • : 1
  • : 823.92
  • : 823.92
  • : Monica McInerney
  • : 400
  • : 400
  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback