Saturday Save

This weeks Old But Not Forgotten book is by an Australian writer.

The Idea of Perfection by Kate Grenville. Set in a town with a fun name – Karakarook – it follows the story of two people who find what they didn’t think they were looking for (as is usually the case) – Love.

Opposites attract – Harley Savage, part-time museum curator, 3 failed marriages and a heart condition goes to Karakarook to help build a heritage museum. Douglas Cheeseman a gawky engineer is there to demolish a bridge. Once there who knows where things will lead.

Kate Grenville writes wonderful characters and descriptions. You feel a part of the places she describes and the characters are quirky but real.

 

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