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  • Happy Valley | Patrick White

    Happy Valley

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Patrick White
    • Narrated By Peter Hosking
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    Happy Valley is a place of dreams and secrets, of snow and ice and wind. In this remote little town, perched in its landscape of desolate beauty, everybody has a story to tell about loss and longing and loneliness, about their passion to escape. I must get away, thinks Dr Oliver Halliday, thinks Alys Browne, thinks Sidney Furlow. But Happy Valley is not a place that can be easily left, and White's vivid characters, with their distinctive voices, move bit by bit towards sorrow and acceptance.

  • The Hanging Garden | Patrick White

    The Hanging Garden

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Patrick White
    • Narrated By Humphrey Bower
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    Two children are brought to a wild garden on the shores of Sydney Harbour to shelter from the Second World War. The boy's mother has died in the Blitz. The girl is the daughter of a Sydney woman and a Communist executed in a Greek prison. In wartime Australia, these two children form an extraordinary bond as they negotiate the dangers of life as strangers abandoned on the far side of the world. With the tenderness and rigour of an old, wise novelist, Patrick White explores the world of these children, the city of his childhood and the experience of war.

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