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Australia's Red Centre
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Price: Free! Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The centre of Australia is flat, red and hot. It offers of the most amazing travel experiences that anyone could have. Here is sacred Uluru, and mystical Kata Tjuta (the Olgas), both huge sandstone massifs with spiritual links to the local Aboriginal people. The scenery is spectacular, the local people unique and the food very different - try kangaroo, camel and bush tucker. Visit the Red Centre.
Treading Earth
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You set the price! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
This is Jennifer Mills' first book of poetry. Its strength and muscularity mark it as a book which will be remembered - not only because they are remarkable in a first book, but because they so easily deliver the original vision and clarity of the poet.
Wo bitte geht's hier um die Welt?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,550. Language: German. Published: March 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Reisen wohin und so lange man möchte? Sich aussuchen, in welchem Land man wohnt und arbeitet? Als junge Frau frei und ungebunden sein und viel erleben, auch ohne dickes Bankkonto - geht das? Ja. Die charmante deutsche Abenteurerin Nina machts vor. Seit sie 22 ist, folgt sie ihrer Reiseleidenschaft und ist seit nun mehr als 8 Jahren als Fremdsprachenlehrerin rund um den Globus unterwegs.
Joey in the Outback
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012 by Steve Challis. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A collection of 5 short stories for children with Joey, a little boy living in outback Australia. The 5 stories: "Joey’s New Job", "Joey and the Boomerang Tree", "Joey and the Didgeridon’t", "The Dog That Lived On Paper" and "Joey and Tyrannosaurus Rex" total 4700 words. There is also a brief explanation of a few of the many Australia references in the stories. Illustrated with colour pictures.
An Explosive Affair
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,010. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Why would anyone want to blow up an Australian town? How would they get sufficient explosives to undertake such a task? Why would Ben Hood end up in the middle of this town as the bomber is preparing to unleash devastation? Can an outcast, 12 year old Aboriginal girl be of any assistance to Ben in finding a way to resolve an impending catastrophe? An Explosive Affair holds all the answers.
Revisiting the Green Centre (essay)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: Australian English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
In February 2000 it rained like never before in the usually dry heart of Australia, and the Red Centre literally turned green.
A Season for Everything (essay)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: Australian English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
In October 1998 I moved to Alice Springs, just as the hot weather was beginning. Summer in northern Australia turned out to last for almost six months...
Glass Half Full
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Is the glass half empty or half full? Ironically, sometimes life influences our view, and alters our perception.