Friday Novella

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Money Worries. Les does some research and emerges with the beginnings of a plan.
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Dialogues and Dilemmas. Les talks himself round in circles in pursuit of excuses, then goes off to pick Helmut's brains. Kaja comes up with a surprising…
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The Sea's Bounty. Friday night and Les gets stuck into the beers – and that mysterious fender he found on the beach.
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Tides of Life. Lifestory. Les left home in the wake of family tragedy – and returned home half a lifetime later, only to lose his house and marriage…
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Skeleton Creek. Les introduces us to the odd little coastal town of Skeleton Creek: a refuge for eccentrics, misfits and folk in search of a quiet life…
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Stormy Weather. Sitting over his morning coffee, Les wonders about Kaja's marital harmony and shoots the breeze with old Helmut. Bella lives up to her…
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The Message of the Sea. Les Barker is a lonely divorcee living in the tiny seaside town of Skeleton Creek. While beachcombing, he makes a discovery…
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