Paula and Dan – beloved characters from A Chance of Stormy Weather – return in an engrossing story of the highs and lows of marriage and life on the land with all the realism, compassion and twists Tricia Stringer is renowned for.
After a rocky start to her first year of marriage and adjusting to life on the farm, Paula has just discovered she's pregnant and it seems as though she's finally settled into the blissful country life with Dan she dreamed of.
But there are clouds on the horizon. Dan is increasingly tired and distant. He promised he would always tell her the truth, so why is he being so mysterious about his late father's will?
His meddling Aunt Rowena is suspiciously interested in the sex and due date of their baby. Paula has had to deal with abrasive Rowena before, but is she taking it too far this time?
As bushfires rage, Paula makes a discovery that shocks her and threatens all she holds dear.
Another warm-hearted, beautifully written rural romance from Tricia Stringer, lauded as the voice of Australian storytelling.
Award-winning Australian author Tricia Stringer has won the hearts of many with her warm, engaging stories of life and people in rural Australia. She has published eight best-selling books, including the historical Heart of the Country (2015) and its highly successful follow-ups, Dust on the Horizon (2016) and Jewel in the North (2017). She is also well known for her rural romance novels of which, Queen of the Road (2012) earned her the 2013 Romance Writers' of Australia, RUBY award.
Tricia grew up on a farm in country South Australia and has spent most of her life in rural communities, as owner of a post office and bookshop, as a teacher and librarian, and now as a full-time writer. She now lives in the beautiful Copper Coast region with her husband Daryl.
Come Rain or Shine
Author: Tricia Stringer