By Fleur McDonald
From the bestselling writer of pink dirt comes the inspirational tale of a tender girl scuffling with to save lots of the relatives farm it doesn't matter what it takesIn the culture of Rachael Treasure and from the bestselling writer of crimson dirt, Blue Skies tells the inspirational tale of a tender girl struggling with to save lots of the relatives farm it doesn't matter what it takes. Armed with a level in Agribusiness, Amanda Greenfield goals of making use of all of the talents she's learned in university to assist her father flip the relations farm from a debt-ridden, run-down basket case right into a thriving company. Then tragedy moves with the loss of life of Amanda's mom in a motor vehicle coincidence. Wracked through grief and guilt, and wearied through the lengthy fight to maintain Kyleena a going difficulty, Amanda's father argues that they need to promote up and get on with their lives clear of the vagaries of drought and fluctuating inventory and crop yields. Having inherited part the farm from her loved mom, whom she additionally grieves for, Amanda determines to summon all her power, grit, and know the way to avoid wasting Kyleena. alongside the way in which she faces combined fortunes in either love and lifestyles.
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She could tell that his thoughts were elsewhere. Her gaze shifted to the dead ewes. As far as she could see, he hadn’t even tried to pull the sheep out of the mud himself. As she approached, he stood up and came towards the bike. Levelling his face with hers, he looked her in the eye. ‘Don’t ever question my instructions on the two-way again! ’ he hissed. Amanda folded her arms, her face set. Time efficiency is important on a farm. Time costs money. It’s not that hard a job. ’ Brian acted as if she hadn’t spoken.
Brian no longer answered the phone, letting all calls go through to the answering machine. And when it was something he couldn’t do anything about, he just deleted the message. He knew he couldn’t go on like this for much longer; the question was how to find the energy to make a decision. With Helena by his side, he could’ve worked out a plan, but now he just didn’t care anymore. Heaving himself up from the desk, he moved over to the photo on the wall. His mother and father smiled at him and Brian wondered, not for the first time, what they would make of his life now.
Amanda, you think you can run it, go for it. It’s yours to have a crack at. I can see you’ve got the ideas and the drive to do it. I need some time to get over your mother’s death and if you can implement some of these ideas and get it running smoothly before you go to England, then that’s fine. I’ll take over for the six months you’re away, then when you come back we’ll reassess the situation. You can do everything else. ’ ‘Dad, it’s only three months until I leave . . ’ Amanda was still hanging on to the slim chance that she could further her knowledge in England.