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Breakaway House

Narrated by: Peter Hosking
Length: 7 hrs and 48 mins
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A stand-alone novel from the author of the classic Australian Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte mystery series.

Harry Tremayne, a policeman, goes to an isolated valley in the remote Murchison region of Western Australia to find his brother - who vanished a month earlier while investigating the murder of a police detective. Do the gold smugglers at Breakaway House hold the answers to the mystery?

First published as a serial in the Perth Daily News in 1932, the real setting for Breakaway House is Mt Magnet, about 580km north of Perth, deep in gold country.

©1987 William Upfield (P)2019 Bolinda Publishing

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  • mrsvee
  • 08-21-19

Not one of my favourite Upfield books.

There has been a couple of Upfield books without Bony . This didn’t get to me at all. I had three attempts to finish and was glad to get there in the end. Think I will exchange it for a book I WANT to read.