A Fast Paced, Witty And Gripping Historical Crime Series From Tom Keneally And His Eldest Daughter Meg In The Port Macquarie Penal Settlement For Second Offenders, At The Edge Of The Known World, Gentleman Convict Hugh Monsarrat Hungers For Freedom Originally Transported For Forging Documents Passing Himself Off As A Lawyer, He Is Now The Trusted Clerk Of The Settlement S Commandant His Position Has Certain Advantages, Such As Being Able To Spend Time In The Government House Kitchen, Being Supplied With Outstanding Cups Of Tea By Housekeeper Hannah Mulrooney, Who, Despite Being Illiterate, Is His Most Intelligent Companion Not Long After The Commandant Heads Off In Search Of A Rumoured River, His Beautiful Wife, Honora, Falls Ill With A Sickness The Doctor Is Unable To Identify When Honora Dies, It Becomes Clear She Has Been Slowly Poisoned Monsarrat And Mrs Mulrooney Suspect The Commandant S Second In Command, Captain Diamond, A Cruel Man Who Shares History With Honora Then Diamond Has Mrs Mulrooney Arrested For The Murder Knowing His Friend Will Hang If She Is Tried, Monsarrat Knows He Must Find The Real Killer And So Begins The Monsarrat Series, A Fast Paced, Witty And Gripping Series From Tom Keneally And His Eldest Daughter, Meg.
Meg Keneally started her working life as a junior public affairs officer at the Australian Consulate General in New York, before moving to Dublin to work as a sub editor and freelance features writer On returning to Australia, she joined the Daily Telegraph as a general news reporter, covering everything from courts to crime to animals birthday parties at the zoo She then joined Radio 2UE as a
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