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Kittens In The Emu Field
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Series: The Cuckoo Club Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Four travellers through the Australian Outback - two European, two Aboriginal - are stuck in a shack on the edge of the desert, waiting for nightfall. In the distance, Army trucks move on the road. Will it thwart their plans? A paranormal short story.
The Drover
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Series: Outback Australia, 2011. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,260. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Harry Williams from the age of ten years wanted to become a drover, like his father and grandfather before him. This is his life story of leaving school at ten years old, operating his first droving plant at thirteen years and fully operational at twenty-one years old. Droving is now a craft past its used by date. Harry Williams didn't think so.
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.
Soaring With Cockatoos
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 106,650. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
The last decades of the nineteenth century. European powers are colonising the whole planet and seem unstoppable. In the British colony of Western Australia white settlers ignore the rights of the Aborigines, murder them or chase them from their land, or perhaps readmit them to work as unpaid labourers on newly created properties. This 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.
Children of Arnhem's Kaleidoscope
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Price: Free! Words: 141,680. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot. There was sudden stillness in the late afternoon air and the surface of the small waterhole shone with unnatural smoothness. Fresh pig tracks at water's edge suggested pigs just gone. Two bubbles popped to the surface near the edge of the pool; just decaying vegetation, said my mind. I should have smelt crocodile! A story of a missionary family in remote aboriginal Australia.
Sky Song
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Series: The Dreaming, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 221,970. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
It is an ancient Lore. They are a people who live by different rules in a modern world. Reach out and touch the Dreaming of the Ancient Australian Aboriginal Lore, travel with the Rainbow Serpent and other Spirit Creatures of the Dreamtime. Learn how a world very different from your own survives amongst us. The loves, trials and passions of the Shaman who live sheltered by their Lore.
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.
The Blue Mountains
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A captivating story set in Australia. Two complete strangers from continents an ocean apart are guided by an invisible force that compels their paths to cross under the most extraordinary circumstances. They endure deception, intrigue and harrowing adventures along their way. This is the first in a series of books from this author. The second book is titled: Journey to the Temple of Mu.
Caverns of the Dreamtime
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Series: The Dreaming, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 213,620. Language: Australian English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The 4th and last book in The Dreaming Series, we journey with Tom as he matures into the Ancient Lore he was born to. Lost in the struggle between the Australian Aboriginal Lore and his fight to discover just who he is, Tom tries to make sense in the influences of the world around him and to find a place amongst his people. Reach into the Dreamtime and meet the ancient Kadimakara.