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By Annette Hughes

I've left my buddies, my occupation and my complete suggestion of self, for what? To stay a few half-baked hippy idyll? i will be dwelling in shut proximity to the kin i have slightly obvious for the reason that leaving domestic a few thirty years in the past, let alone dwelling with Geoffrey's family members at very shut quarters. What was once I thinking?

As a literary agent, Annette Hughes lived a lifetime of release events, deal-making and never-ending manuscripts. It used to be a task that looked as if it would keep on with certainly from her paintings with painters, sculptors, actors and musicians. yet then she gave all of it up and headed again to the country of her start, Queensland, and a farm within the Noosa hinterland along with her associate, Geoffrey. Now her existence is digging the vegetable patch, looking at the seasons, tending the chooks and animating a category of disinclined drama scholars at a neighborhood college. a few days she loses her voice. On others she may well converse to nobody or just spend an hour or communing with the cows or looking at horrified as Geoffrey fights off pythons within the poultry condo. this is often an attractive, clean, opinionated, humorous and fabulous booklet approximately relocating from your convenience region.

'To me Hughesy is the totally outstanding great agent I drank with within the swishest bars within the maximum urban within the complete large global. yet that isn't Hughesy as you recognize her. you recognize her higher than I since you understand her now because the bird girl of the northern coast.' John Birmingham

'An soaking up learn ... the subject material and the writing are both charming.' Australian Bookseller and Publisher

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