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Last Chance Cafe

(2011)
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Margot detests shopping malls. Any distraction is welcome, and the woman who has chained herself to the escalator, shouting about the perils of consumerism, is certainly that. She recognises Dot immediately - from their campaigning days, and further back still, to when Margot married Laurence. Dot is in despair at the abandonment of the sisterhood, at the idea of pole dancing as empowerment and the sight of five-year-olds with false eyelashes and padded bras. She's still a fierce campaigner, but she isn't sure where to direct her rage.

Meanwhile Margot holds a haunting resentment that her youthful ambitions have always been shelved to attend to the needs of others. And as the two women turn to the past for solutions for the future, Margot's family is in crisis. Laurence travels in a bid to repress his grief, daughter Lexie loses her job after twenty years, and her younger sister Emma hides her pain with shopping binges.

 
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Audio Editions

December 2015 : Australia MP3 CD
thumbTitle: Last Chance Cafe
Author(s): Liz Byrski
ISBN: 1-4890-8546-7 / 978-1-4890-8546-7 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

February 2013 : Australia Audio CD
thumbTitle: Last Chance Cafe
Author(s): Liz Byrski
ISBN: 1-74315-586-7 / 978-1-74315-586-8 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

February 2013 : Australia Audio CD
thumbTitle: Last Chance Cafe
Author(s): Liz Byrski
ISBN: 1-74317-012-2 / 978-1-74317-012-0 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

February 2013 : Australia MP3 CD
thumbTitle: Last Chance Cafe
Author(s): Liz Byrski
ISBN: 1-74315-848-3 / 978-1-74315-848-7 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

February 2013 : Australia MP3 CD
thumbTitle: Last Chance Cafe
Author(s): Liz Byrski
ISBN: 1-74317-274-5 / 978-1-74317-274-2 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Bolinda Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

January 2012 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: Last Chance Cafe
Author(s): Liz Byrski
Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd
Availability: Amazon   

January 2012 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: Last Chance Cafe
Author(s): Liz Byrski
Publisher: Bolinda Publishing Pty Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

April 2011 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Last Chance Cafe
Author(s): Liz Byrski
Publisher: Macmillan Australia
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