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Summary

Christy Naylor's life is wrenched apart when her mother dies and her father's crazed reaction is to gamble. He wins a fish farm in a game of poker and uproots them from their suburban lives, to live on a couple of watery fields. Unsettled and unsure of himself, Christy is 17, suffocating and suffering.

Mick Fleek, tall magnetic and overpowering, is irresistible and Christy falls for him. She knows nothing about him and plunges deep into an intense love affair, blind to the catastrophe he will bring...

©2009 Rafaella Barker (P)2009 Oakhill Publishing Ltd

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"Subtle and engaging." (The Guardian)
"Glorius" (Mail on Sunday)

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