This is the story of two resourceful women. The one, psychologist and wife of Billy Connolly, Pamela Stephensonthe other, Fanny Stevenson, intrepid wife of Robert Louis. Both married to maverick Scots, both in search of adventure, both drawn to the coral islands, lagoons, natives, and customs of the South Seas. A love of Joseph Conrad, a desire to escape the travails of an LA lifestyle, and a fascination with Fanny all inspired Pamela’s voyage to the other side of the world. Her encounters with the perils of the sea, the islanders, and latter-day pirates all make for marvelous readingtravel, adventure, history, and biography all rolled into one.
|Publisher:||Headline Book Publishing, Limited|
|Product dimensions:||6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.53(d)|
About the Author
An Australian born in New Zealand, Pamela Stephenson is famous for her starring role in Not the Nine O'Clock News and other TV and film work. She and Billy live in the Highlands and New York, where Pamela works as a clinical psychologist. Since the publication of Billy and Bravemouth, she has embarked on two additional careers - that of bestselling author and tv psychologist.