Books tagged: australian setting

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Honorable Assassin
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Series: The MacMaster Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,160. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Book One of The MacMaster Chronicles; a story of murder, coming of age and retribution. A young Terry Kingston witnesses the separate murders of his parents. As he grows to manhood, he resolves to find out why they were murdered and to take revenge on those responsible. Nearing his ultimate target, he meets Gordon MacMaster, a professional assassin who can more than beat him at his own game.
The Grief Manifesto
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
A memoir by Melanie Clare Peut. Both cutting and gentle, this ultimately uplifting account about surviving grief after the loss of a child is set against the background of a fertile, rural Australian landscape. 'The Grief Manifesto' is a deliberate celebration of love and of beauty and of the struggle we all sometimes face in life.
Mullah and the Icecream Seller
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,790. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
At Broken Hill on New Years Day, 1915, two Afghani men fired on a train carrying a group of people travelling to a picnic. A number of these holiday-makers were killed or injured. The Afghani men fled to a spot known as the White Rocks, where they, in turn, were fired on by the citizens of Broken Hill. One, Mullah was killed there. The other, fatally injured, died later in the Broken Hill hospital
Rain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A multigenerational family saga that chronicles the lives of three generations of the Wallin sawmilling dynasty. Rain spans four decades and crosses the globe.
Merryll Manning: Beachfront "Holiday"
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,120. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Aside from Reid's obvious wittiness and liking for the unconventional, in addition to his enjoyable command of language, the Merryll Manning series holds great appeal for those who enjoy a fast paced, well laid out work filled with lots of twists and turns. If you enjoy mysteries you're sure to be drawn right into the narrative. Those who don't, will also find themselves turning page after page.
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.
Men ... and All That Nonsense
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,870. Language: Australian English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When Olivia Browning’s sister steals her boyfriend, she shifts north to move in with five fun-loving friends. Becoming embroiled in their romantic entanglements does not help her own, for Liv’s attraction to Tom Westbury puts her new job, and Tom’s business, in direct conflict. Parting from Tom becomes inevitable. But behind the scenes her friends plot to bring them together again.
Crossroads
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,440. Language: Australian English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When Shannon Hunt meets entertainer Marshall Fielding on a flight to Australia, both face a crossroad in their lives. Shann is unhappy after a personal tragedy; Marsh has survived a grueling Asian tour. Their new relationship tackles Marsh’s vengeful ex-girlfriend; his career paranoia; and Shann’s reluctance to commit to a new liaison. Can fate intervene to bring them to the crossroads together?