Silver Wattle by Belinda Alexandra

By Belinda Alexandra

In worry for his or her lives after the unexpected dying in their mom, Adela and Klara needs to flee Prague to discover safe haven with their 
 uncle in Australia. There, Adela turns into a movie director at a time whilst the neighborhood is commencing to suppose 
 the contest from Hollywood.

But whereas good fortune is coming near near, the problems of relations and an very unlikely love are by no means far-off. And finally desires of the silver display needs to compete with the bonds of an entire life ...

Silver Wattle confirms Belinda Alexandra as one in all our most desirable story-tellers. Weaving truth into inspiring fiction with nice aptitude and mind's eye, it is a novel as choked with wish, glamour and heartbreak because the movie itself.

'An soaking up tale of desire and depression, loyalty and love' - Woman's Day

'Readers are saved on their feet ... and it's a worthy wait' - Courier-Mail

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But can you imagine the fierce Anzacs and the fighting Turks quietly returning to their trenches after this one day of truce… then firing at each other that afternoon, although they truly knew that the other men were not so much different after all. In one minute’s silence, can you imagine what the Turkish fighters felt when they knew they could hold the high ground … and the rain that lashed them felt like tears of joy. And can you imagine, in one minute’s silence, the moment when the bloodied Diggers finally reached the razored heights of Gallipoli where the Lone Pine grew… to see that the hazy Turkish horizon was as impossible to reach as a castle in the clouds.

But can you imagine the fierce Anzacs and the fighting Turks quietly returning to their trenches after this one day of truce… then firing at each other that afternoon, although they truly knew that the other men were not so much different after all. In one minute’s silence, can you imagine what the Turkish fighters felt when they knew they could hold the high ground … and the rain that lashed them felt like tears of joy. And can you imagine, in one minute’s silence, the moment when the bloodied Diggers finally reached the razored heights of Gallipoli where the Lone Pine grew… to see that the hazy Turkish horizon was as impossible to reach as a castle in the clouds.

In one minute’s silence, you can imagine the Anzacs strengthening their front lines as if to fight through every hour of every day of the bitter Turkish winter… yet in secret they were preparing to leave the cliffs and beaches of Gallipoli seven days before Christmas in 1915. But can you imagine, in one minute’s silence, as the Turkish fighters looked down from the cliffs… that the Anzacs were binding their boots in cloth, leaving presents and notes, and rifles rigged to fire, and about to make their way down to the sea and the waiting ships.

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