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The Thorn Birds

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The Thorn Birds

By Colleen McCullough

Avon Books, Paperback, 9780060837556, 673pp.

Publication Date: September 6, 2005

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Beautiful .Compelling entertainment. New York Times A heart-rending epic truly marvelous. Chicago TribuneOne of the most beloved novels of all time, The Thorn Birds, Colleen McCullough's sweeping family saga of dreams, titanic struggles, dark passions, and forbidden love in the Australian Outback, returns to enthrall a new generation.


NPR
Saturday, Jan 31, 2015

Australian writer Colleen McCullough has died at 77; she was best known for her doomed Outback romance saga The Thorn Birds, famously adapted for TV with Richard Chamberlain as a passionate priest. More at NPR.org

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