Author: Fiona Palmer
Genre: Women’s Fiction
one? Three friends embark on a luxury cruise to celebrate their ten-year
reunion in this heartfelt story of how long-held secrets can catch up with even
the best of friends.
Life was about living, experiencing and emotions. The good and the bad.
You had to laugh to cry. You had to love to hurt. You had to jump to fall or
Best friends Abbie, Jess and Ricki are setting sail on
a cruise ship, rekindling the excitement of a school excursion they took ten
years earlier to the historic port town of Albany, the oldest city on the
stunning turquoise coastline of Western Australia. But are they truly prepared
for what this voyage will reveal?
Ricki, a dedicated nurse, harbours a dream she hasn’t chased. Is she actually
happy or stuck in a rut?
Jess, a school teacher and single mother to little Ollie, had a tough
upbringing but found her way through with the help of her closest male
friend, Peter. But Peter has bought an engagement ring and is ready to
propose to Ricki . . .
Abbie had it all: a career, a loving boyfriend and a future, but a visit
to the doctor bears scary news. Her world is tumbling down and she feels adrift
SECRETS BETWEEN FRIENDS is a poignant novel of romance, family dynamics
and friendship. Through her highly relatable, sympathetic characters, beloved
Australian storyteller Fiona Palmer writes about issues, experiences
and emotions we have all faced while posing the ultimate question: What is
really important in this life?
writing eight bestselling novels set in rugged rural Australia, Fiona Palmer
set herself the challenge of writing a story that takes place on Western
Australia’s gorgeous coastline, which she regularly visits. SECRETS BETWEEN
FRIENDS contains the same engaging storylines, emotions and hearty characters
as the books Fiona’s passionate readers know and love, only it is set on this
wider landscape. Before becoming an author, Fiona was a speedway driver for
seven years and now spends her days writing both women’s and young adult
fiction, working as a farmhand and caring for her two children in the tiny
rural community of Pingaring, 350km from Perth.