The Drover's Wife | Leah Purcell | Book of the Month | July 2020
Um. WOW! Leah kicked it out of the park with this one! What a page turner!
The Drover's Wife is Leah's take on the old story by Henry Lawson. Following the harrowing life of Molly Johnson as she braves life while her husband is away droving (and his unfortunate returns).
The Drover's Wife is a book about strength and resilience, a matriarch's struggle, the power of love and the beauty of culture being passed down.
A must read! 10/10 from the Garrandarang Book Club.