SOUTH OF DARKNESS by John Marsden

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November 2014, no. 366
'South of Darkness' by John Marsden

SOUTH OF DARKNESS

by John Marsden

Macmillan, $39.99 hb, 375 pp, 9781743531563

SOUTH OF DARKNESS by John Marsden

Reviewed by
November 2014, no. 366

It is sobering to think that the thousands of teenagers who in 1987 eagerly devoured John Marsden’s first novel, So Much To Tell You, and sent it and the author spinning into bestsellerdom are now in their forties – and as such, the target readership for his first adult novel, South of Darkness, a transportation saga that covers some familiar ground with a light tread.    

'South of Darkness' by John Marsden

SOUTH OF DARKNESS

by John Marsden

Macmillan, $39.99 hb, 375 pp, 9781743531563

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