All the Golden Light

A stirring, dramatic new debut historical fiction novel for readers of Kirsty Manning, Natasha Lester and Rosalie Ham

This title was previously available on NetGalley and is now archived.
Buy on Amazon Buy on BN.com Buy on Bookshop.org
*This page contains affiliate links, so we may earn a small commission when you make a purchase through links on our site at no additional cost to you.
Send NetGalley books directly to your Kindle or Kindle app

1
To read on a Kindle or Kindle app, please add kindle@netgalley.com as an approved email address to receive files in your Amazon account. Click here for step-by-step instructions.
2
Also find your Kindle email address within your Amazon account, and enter it here.
Pub Date 31 Jan 2024 | Archive Date 31 Jan 2024

Talking about this book? Use #AlltheGoldenLight #NetGalley. More hashtag tips!


Description

A stirring, dramatic story about finding connection, meaning and beauty in a time of darkness ... and the craving and savagery of the heart

'Suspenseful and thrilling' TANIA BLANCHARD

'Powerful and moving' VICTORIA PURMAN

'Heartstopping' ALLI PARKER


1918, Belowla. As the Great War grinds to an end, Adelaide Roberts accompanies her father to a rugged island off the south coast of New South Wales. While loss and deprivation have decimated the country, Ada dreams of a life filled with purpose and hope.

On the windswept rocky outcrop she meets lighthouse keeper Emmett Huxley, a dark-eyed outsider haunted by his service in France. Adelaide and Emmett are inexorably drawn together, but Adelaide discovers plans have been made for her with decorated returned soldier Donal Blaxland, a local landowner.

Soon Adelaide is forced to make a choice about her future, and discovers that Donal harbours terrible secrets of his own. As she begins to understand the depths of Donal's desperation, Adelaide knows she must leave - and between the treacherous waters of the coast and the rugged ranges of an ancient land, she fights for her survival, determined to live and love on her own terms.

A moving, uplifting story about the craving of the heart - and hope in the darkest of times.

.

PRAISE FOR ALL THE GOLDEN LIGHT

'Suspenseful and thrilling, dark and evocative, yet light and hopeful as the human spirit endures and rises from the ashes, looking towards a new future' TANIA BLANCHARD

'One woman's powerful and moving journey to independence in a time when women had none'' VICTORIA PURMAN

'Heartstopping ... O'Brien shows a deft hand navigating tragedy, grief and, above all, hope' ALLI PARKER

'A completely immersive tale. So much connection, beauty and gorgeous description. I loved Adelaide, and know readers will too' ANNA LODER, READABOOK

A stirring, dramatic story about finding connection, meaning and beauty in a time of darkness ... and the craving and savagery of the heart

'Suspenseful and thrilling' TANIA BLANCHARD

'Powerful and...


Available Editions

EDITION Other Format
ISBN 9781460762004
PRICE A$29.99 (AUD)
PAGES 384

Available on NetGalley

NetGalley Shelf App (PDF)
Download (PDF)

Average rating from 3 members


Readers who liked this book also liked: