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The Water Diviner

(2015)
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When the Great War ends, Joshua Connor, a grieving farmer and sometime water diviner from the Mallee in Victoria, sets out to fulfil his wife's dying wish - to travel to Gallipoli to recover the bodies of his three sons and bury them in consecrated ground.

Crescent collides with cross, and hope with reason as he discovers that his eldest son, Art, may still be alive. When Connor makes a desperate dash into the perilous heart of Anatolia one question haunts him: if Art is alive, why hasn't he come home?

This is not a war novel, not even an anti-war novel. Instead it focuses on the battles that go on inside the hearts and minds of a small group of Australians and Turks as they struggle to bury their dead and rebuild their lives after the First World War. The story is based on first-hand resources, diaries and official records.

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Paperback Editions

February 2015 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Water Diviner
Author(s): Andrew Anastasios, Meaghan Wilson-Anastasios
ISBN: 1-4472-9506-4 / 978-1-4472-9506-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Pan
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Audio Editions

April 2015 : Australia Audio CD
thumbTitle: The Water Diviner
Author(s): Andrew Anastasios, Meaghan Wilson-Anastasios
ISBN: 1-4862-5993-6 / 978-1-4862-5993-9 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
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April 2015 : Australia Audio CD
thumbTitle: The Water Diviner
Author(s): Andrew Anastasios, Meaghan Wilson-Anastasios
ISBN: 1-4862-5995-2 / 978-1-4862-5995-3 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

April 2015 : Australia MP3 CD
thumbTitle: The Water Diviner
Author(s): Andrew Anastasios, Meaghan Wilson-Anastasios
ISBN: 1-4862-5994-4 / 978-1-4862-5994-6 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

January 2015 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Water Diviner
Author(s): Andrew Anastasios, Meaghan Wilson-Anastasios
Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd
Availability: Amazon   

January 2015 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Water Diviner
Author(s): Andrew Anastasios, Meaghan Wilson-Anastasios
Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

January 2015 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Water Diviner
Author(s): Andrew Anastasios, Meaghan Wilson-Anastasios
Publisher: Pan
Availability: Amazon UK   

December 2014 : Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Water Diviner
Author(s): Andrew Anastasios, Meaghan Wilson-Anastasios
Publisher: Macmillan Australia
Availability: Amazon CA   


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