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The Apricot Colonel

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Published by Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd in Sydney .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24323566M
ISBN 109781741158588
OCLC/WorldCa171575998

The eagerly-awaited sequel to the bestselling The Apricot Colonel is another charming novel of fruit preserving, cross-dressing and murder. Cosy crime at its very is not as it seems in the calm, well-ordered streets of the nation's capital. After the turbulence of their courtship, Cas. Apricot Several specialty producers are involved in growing apricots in the Yuma area, and acreage is very limited. Most are involved in u-pick operations and market and cater directly to the general public. The Latin name for apricot is "praecoquum", which literally means "early matured.” The average apricot tree grows to a height of File Size: KB.

  In stark contrast, her new book, The Apricot Colonel, is set in Canberra in during an "overheated sinister summer" and has Halligan gleefully exposing Canberra's dark underbelly - a place. Review of Marion Halligan's 'The Apricot Colonel' Topics: Book reviews, Marion Halligan, The Apricot ColonelAuthor: Gillian Mary Dooley.

'A beautiful man, and all she can do is tinker with his prose 'For Cassandra, an editor, books are easy to sort out. It's real life that's the challenge. It doesn't sit quietly and let itself be fixed. Right now Cassandra's life is suffering from a dist. These book’s titles attracted my attention immediately. While Apricot’s Revenge is a detective story in China and The Apricot Colonel is a classic murder mystery in Canberra (I didn’t really get from the reviews what’s the deal with the apricots), the other 2 are something like a recipe for romance.


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The Apricot Colonel book. Read 16 reviews from the world. The Apricot Colonel book. Read 16 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Apricot Colonel‘s narrator is Cassandra, a young woman, single, an editor who lives in O’Connor, Canberra, lover of sauvignon blanc and dictionaries/5.

The "apricot colonel" is a veteran of the Gulf War and a perfectionist preserver of fruit whose ambition in life is to win prizes for his bottled apricots. that a serial killer should provide Author: Kerryn Goldsworthy.

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The apricot colonel. [Marion Halligan] -- For Cassandra, an editor, books are easy. It's the real life that's the challenge: it doesn't sit quietly and let itself be fixed.

Right now Cassandra's life seems far too heavy on the suspense. Read "The Apricot Colonel" by Marion Halligan available from Rakuten Kobo. A beautiful man, and all she can do is tinker with his prose For Cassandra, an editor, books are easy. It's real life th Brand: Allen & Unwin. The apricot colonel.

[Marion Halligan] -- Marion Halligan at her lighthearted and wryly humorous best in a tale of mystery and murder, of beauty and yearning, and of a surprising love.

Winner of ACT The Apricot Colonel book of the Year Award (Australia) Commended for Fellowship of Australian Writer's Christina Stead Award for Fiction (Australia).

The Apricot Colonel is a murder mystery come romance set in Canberra and the south coast of New South Wales. The settings are realistic and the story engaging and amusing. I don't think the author really captured the fear of bushfire that existed in Canberra at the time the story is set.

It was also difficult for her to develop any sense of 4/5(1). Murder, match-making and the dark arts of book editing: The Apricot Colonel is Halligan at her light-hearted best. Fiction Mystery. Publication Details Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd Publication Date: Series: Cassandra Travers.

Format OverDrive Read Adobe PDF eBook. Author bio: Marion Halligan is an award-winning novelist, essayist and short-story writer. Her novel The Fog Garden was shortlisted for a swag of distinguished literary prizes including the Commonwealth Writers' Prize and her previous novel The Golden Dress was shortlisted for the Dublin IMPAC Prize and the Miles Franklin Award.

She has also received the Age Book of the Year, the ACT. Buy The Apricot Colonel by Halligan, Marion (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(1).

Marion Halligan at her lighthearted and wryly humorous best in a tale of mystery and murder, of beauty and yearning, and of a surprising love.A beautiful man, and all she can do is tinker with his proseFor Cassandra, an editor, books are easy.

It's real life that's the challenge: it doesn't sit quie. Marion Halligan. The Apricot Colonel. Allen & Unwin ISBN Because I love my Kindle, I’m starting with books that Amazon will sell me. I am well aware that this is a short-term arrangement.

Marion Halligan is one of the few authors that I’ve so far identified who has (a) set more than one. In her new book, The Apricot Colonel that's apricot as in the fruit and colonel as in the army we meet Cassandra, an editor of books whose life takes a turn for the exciting when one of her.

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The eagerly-awaited sequel to the bestselling The Apricot Colonel is another charming novel of fruit preserving, cross-dressing and murder. Cosy crime at its very best. All is not as it seems in the calm, well-ordered streets of the nation's capital.

The Apricot Colonel by Marion Halligan avg rating — ratings — published — 4 editions. Murder on the Apricot Coast. Published: March The eagerly-awaited sequel to the bestselling The Apricot Colonel is another charming novel of fruit preserving, cross-dressing. Marion Mildred Halligan AM (born ) is an Australian writer and was born and educated in Newcastle, New South Wales, and worked as a school teacher and journalist before publishing her first short an has served as chairperson of the Literature Board of the Australia Council and the Australian National Word Festival.

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