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The Feast of the Bunya
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 98,350. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Ulloola Yaluma has done a bad, bad thing. Worse, everyone in the Sea Eagle clan knows about it. When the old men send him across the mountains carrying news of the great bunya feasting, Ulloola thinks he’s got off lightly. But when he begins his bride-service for his betrothed, the very beautiful and independent Baringa, things get very, very dangerous. "Very beautiful writing" ABC
Mike's Australia
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Price: Free! Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mike made his way into the tourism industry through scuba diving and built one of Australia's first backpacker hostels. He is a keen hiker and has travelled extensively throughout the huge country. In this free ebook he recounts tales from his travels and provides advice for people wishing to visit Australia. The book is illustrated with photographs.
The Eulo Queen and Other Outback and Opal Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,160. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Based on facts, this collection of Australian stories revolves around frontier life on the opal fields at the turn of the of the century (19thC to 20thC).
Across the Nullabor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join Author Jan Hawkins as she travels across Australia from Eastern coastline to the City of Gold, Kalgoorlie WA. It is an epic journey into a timeless land, one that will take you into the Outback and across the mighty Nullabor which sits on the edge of the continent of Australia, facing the Great Southern Ocean. Let her show you her land, and tell you its tales and some of its histories.
Pinched or Planted? - The Cungelella Cattle Mystery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 176,380. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
It’s a modern day, Australian real-life Whodunnit - Two mobs of cattle. - Hysteria. - A posse of police and neighbours. - A man charged with cattle rustling Accused of a crime he did not commit, it appeared as if the system was manipulated to point the finger at Graeme and away from other suspects. But it won’t end there. The McDonalds are honest and innocent. This book is their story.
Car Wrecks of the Great Central Road
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,430. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
At any age, in any age, we could all fall by the highway of life. Charlie and Angel are two such teenagers, who break the monotony of their foster home life by breaking into houses. When a burglary goes wrong, they escape in a stolen van along the Great Central Road. What follows, just as they are beginning find somewhere to belong, is murder and a ruthless international crime syndicate.
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.
New New World - the land of Australia and islands of Fiji
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Series: The Seven Worlds, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,890. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
US award-winning poet David Stuart Ryan takes you into the very heart of the Australian land and its presences in a vivid journey that includes many original color illustrations. Drawing on his Australian roots - his mother, grandmother and great grandmother were all Australian - the poet produces some new insights into the very nature of the land and its history. It is a revelation.
Woman at Willagong Creek
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Series: Jessica Hart Vintage Collection. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,960. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
In this Jessica Hart favourite, London girl Olivia enters into a marriage of convenience in the Australian outback with cattle rancher Guy so she can stay and look after her best friend’s orphaned son. In the wildness and heat of Willagong Creek, Olivia’s feelings grow for strong, masterful Guy but he won’t lay a finger on her - until she asks. Will Olivia dare to seduce her own husband?
Kakadu Dreaming
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,980. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
In the USA, Patricia is running from her psychotic, murderous ex-husband. She thinks she will b e safe when she takes a job in a distant land-Australia. She is confident in the knowledge that he cannot follow her. In Australia, she makes a new, happy life: and a new love. Her world crashes down when she sees her ex-husband in town. Again she must run, and hide. She thinks will be safe in Arnhem La