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Red Dirt

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A group of young Irish migrants leave a man called Hopper for dead on an outback road in Australia. They barely know him; no-one will miss him in their world of hostels, wild nights on cheap wine and grinding work on isolated farms. 

In this powerful audiobook about the discovery of responsibility, three young people - Fiona, Murph and Hopper - flee the collapse of their country's economy. In the heat and endless spaces of Australia they try to escape their past, but impulsive cruelty, shame and guilt drag them down, and it is easy to make terrible choices.

©2016 E. M. Reapy (P)2019 Aurora Audio Books

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Absolutely brilliant. Dark, thoughtful, gripping.

I have never read anything quiet like it. The way the emotions of all are brought to life is absolute genius. You can really feel how they feel.
Even got to the stage where I was going for pretend smoking breaks at work so I could listen for 10 minutes. Cannot wait for E M Reapy next release.