The Voyagers: A Love Story
2011. First edition, first printing. A near fine trade paperback copy only marked by age tanning to the top edge.
All he had to do was look carefully enough , ask the right questions, find the right people, keep sailing on, and he would find her. In 1943, Stead arrives in Sydney Harbour hoping to sp end his shore leave with Marina, a woman with whom he shared three magical days before the war. But Marina is gone, and has been missing for almost five years. And so begins an extraordinarily powerful and compelling journey across the seas and the great stages of the war as Stead retraces the steps of the one woman he has truly loved. From London after the Blitz to the booming Shanghai and fallen Singapore, The Voyagers is a book you won't be able to put down. An unforgettable and breathtaking novel of heartbreak, courage and unwavering love.
Mardi McConnochie is the author of three previous novels: Coldwater, which was shortlisted for the Commonwealth Writer's Prize First Novel Award (Pacific region), The Snow Queen and Fivestar. She has also written two novels for younger readers, Melissa, Queen of Evil, winner of an Aurealis Award, and Dangerous Games. She lives in Sydney with her partner, James Bradley, and her two daughters.