Mr Chen's Emporium

Mr Chen's Emporium

by Deborah O'Brien

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 02/04/2013

14%
OFF
RRP  $19.99 $17.11
Perfect for book clubs, Mr Chen's Emporium is an enchanting historical love story, as East meets West in a sleepy NSW gold rush town. In 1872, seventeen-year-old Amy Duncan arrives in the Gold Rush town of Millbrooke, having spent the coach journey daydreaming about glittering pavilions and gilded steeples. What she finds is a dusty main street lined with ramshackle buildings. That is until she walks through the doors of Mr Chen's Emporium, a veritable Aladdin's cave, and her life changes forever. Though banned from the store by her dour clergyman father, Amy is entranced by its handsome owner, Charles Chen . . . In present-day Millbrooke, recently widowed artist Angie Wallace has rented the Old Manse where Amy once lived. When her landlord produces an antique trunk containing Amy's intriguingly diverse keepsakes both Oriental and European Angie resolves to learn more about this mysterious girl from the past. And it's not long before the lives of two very different women, born a century apart, become connected in the most poignant and timeless ways. Deborah O'Brien's fiction debut is a mesmerising story of forbidden love and following one's heart . . .
ISBN:
9781742755557
Category:
Contemporary fiction
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
02-04-2013
Publisher:
Transworld Publishers (Division of Random House Australia)
Country of origin:
Australia
Edition:
2nd Edition
Pages:
352
Dimensions (mm):
199x132x24mm
Weight:
0.25kg

On order from our local supplier to our Sydney distribution centre.

Once received we make sure it is in perfect condition and then send it to you via the Australia Post eParcel service, which includes online tracking.

You can expect to receive your order in 7 to 10 working days for most Australian capitals, however, please check below to see indicative delivery timeframes for your area.

Delivered to:

NSW Metro: 9- 12 working days.
NSW Regional: 10 - 15 working days.
VIC & SA Metro: 10 - 13 working days.
VIC & SA Regional: 10 - 15 working days.
QLD Metro: 10 - 15 working days.
QLD Regional: 14 - 22 working days.
TAS: 10 - 15 working days.
WA Metro: 10 - 15 working days.
WA Regional: 13 -16 working days.
NT Metro: 13 - 16 working days.
NT Regional: 14 - 22 working days.

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review Mr Chen's Emporium.

You can find this item in: