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  1. says:

    I have so many feelings after reading this book thus I write this review continuously without any attention to grammar and lexical patternsAnother Australian novel I'm just in love with everything related to Australia If The thorn bird brings you to a sheep station in an arid area this novel is all about rivers water and vessels Murray and Darling are two rivers mentioned in this novel As a matter of fact Murray is the longest riv

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    Just arrived from USA through BMThis is the story of Philadelphia Gordon who was sent to live on the banks of the Murray River in Australia with her aunt and uncle after the lost of her parents when she was 13 ye

  3. says:

    I remember 'All the Rivers Run' fondly but it was the very early 1980's when I read the book and the rating is str

  4. says:

    All the Rivers Run is a delightful story of the escapades of a fiery young woman and her steamboat exploits It left an indelible impression on me; the movie was eually terrific thanks to the young actress Sigrid Thornton who played Delie GordonDelie was beautiful fiery high spirited and passionate Raw untamed

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    I had wanted to read this book for awhile Managed to find a copy at my local library which was over 30 years old and an item that they apparently lent to me from their stack collection whatever that isThere were two mini series based on this book neither which I have seen for a very long time The first mini series All the Rivers Run is based on the first half of the book and follows it fairly closely with only a few scenes re written alt

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    Australian Historical novel set in the 1890s Could be classed as a coming of age novel

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    If I could give 3 12 I would I truly enjoyed the mastery of the language Cato brought the charters and scenery to life in a vibrant manner Often I felt like I could actually see the places that Delie was travelling toLiving and growing with Philadelphia Gordon from childhood to late in life I found myself brought to both

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    A beautiful piece of writing Found myself drawn in and travelling in time to the 19th century Australia which held so much adventure for this wonderful woman Cato paints a portrait of not only the breathtaking landscape al

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    I can't remember if I read this before or after we named Brenton I don't remember seeing his name until the mini series But I remember being surprised at the name when I watched the mini series so this isn't where we got the name

  10. says:

    How could I not like this book? It mentions the town of Kiandra in New South Wales Australia for which I was named Excellent miniseries too

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free download ☆ eBook or Kindle ePUB ç Nancy Cato

All The Rivers Run follows the life of English girl Philadelphia Gordon from the time All the Epubwhen she is shipwrecked and orphaned off the coast of Victoria in She spends most of her life around Echuca o. I remember All the Rivers Run fondly but it was the very early 1980 s when I read the book and the rating is straight from memory However armed only with those memories I would still recommend this Cato read as a good one without hesitation I do remember with clarity reading it during an unusually hot southern summer and longing to jump into the wetness of that river the heroine kept traveling up and down many times

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All the Rivers Run

Arsh beauty of life on the river with its adventures and the society life in Melbourne with her blossoming career as a painter It is an adventure and a love story between her the men in her life and the rive. I can t remember if I read this before or after we named Brenton I don t remember seeing his name until the mini series But I remember being surprised at the name when I watched the mini series so this isn t where we got the name

free download ☆ eBook or Kindle ePUB ç Nancy Cato

N the Murray River and invests some of her inheritance in the paddle steamer called PS Philadelphia Her life is changed forever when she meets paddle steamer captain Brenton Edwards She is torn between the h. I had wanted to read this book for awhile Managed to find a copy at my local library which was over 30 years old and an item that they apparently lent to me from their stack collection whatever that isThere were two mini series based on this book neither which I have seen for a very long time The first mini series All the Rivers Run is based on the first half of the book and follows it fairly closely with only a few scenes re written although the outcome is the same The second mini series All the Rivers Run II is based on the second half of the book and really only loosely uses a few conceptsThe book itself follows the life of Philadelphia Gordon from the minute she sets foot on Australian soil First loves heartbreak burgeoning art career marriage children personal tragedy and guilt all threaten to confuse Delie s life but the one thing that remains constant in her life that helps lift her spirits and signify to her that everything will be OK is the sight of the mighty rivers The Murray and The Darling that she has grown up with grown to love and live onCato must have either lived in the area or did an amazing amount of research as I believe all the places in the book are real some of them still exist She builds a lovely description of what life was like during the Australian Paddle Steamer era