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Nanny Wanted
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,370. Language: Australian English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Elly George, company CEO, offers to mind her godchild while her best friend is in hospital after an accident. When she hires Rusty Webster as a live-in nanny, attraction and romance blossom. But Elly isn’t in the market for a husband. Can Elly overcome her doubts and take a risk on happiness, and will Rusty change her mind?
Kiss Me, Genius Boy (No More Dreams #1)
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Series: No More Dreams, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,470. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011 by Nameless Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Joshua Rivers was born to expect great things. A former child prodigy and the son of a lottery winner, he also believes himself blessed with a vision of his perfect destiny and his perfect love. Now in his early twenties, he waits for the moment, and the girl, that will show him his time has finally arrived. And when it does, he resolves to take what is his, whatever it costs him or anyone.
A Song for Glenda
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,050. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jim Fallow, struggling musician, thinks he has found the perfect gig on the M/V Platinum Princess. On a cruise to Tahiti, he has a torrid affair with the beautiful Glenda Toller, wife of a rich Australian wine maker. Her inexplicable suicide plunges Jim into a path that eventually leads him to the Yarra Valley, Australia where his search for an answer could also lead to his death.
Work & Travel Australia: the Essential Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Planning to get a Working Holiday visa for Australia? Already there? Save time and money: this is the ultimate guide if you're visiting Australia on a temporary work visa, written by someone who's done it. You'll find bank account comparisons, phone plan comparisons and easy-to-follow instructions for getting your tax and super back as quickly and cheaply as possible.
After the Dance
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Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Eliza is a well behaved eighteen year old girl, living in the 1900’s. Her home is a fire station where her father is the fire chief. Eliza loves going to the dance every Saturday night, and she always arrives home by midnight to her waiting father. But tonight she is late and she thinks about the punishment. Eliza has worked herself up into a panic. What her father does next is unexpected.
Moving to Australia: a Complete Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
More people than ever are choosing to move to Australia, thanks to its high salaries and strong economy. This guide aims to help you through the many pitfalls you'll face while building your dream life down under.
Outpost A Doctor on the Divide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,740. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
This book recounts the story of "The Doctor". Gweneth Wisewould gives a personal historical view of the people, their lives and illnesses, the beauty and ferocity of the local environment and great difficulties being the sole doctor practising in all weathers and harsh conditions. She forsake personal wealth to give her life to treat her patients in the Australian community in Central Victoria.
The Road Less Travelled
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 247,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the epic tale of a real-life journey that began by mistake way back last century in a quiet European backwater, spanning three continents in a largely unexpected fashion: a fifty-year walk. It includes triumphs, adventure, excitement and dissappointments, heart-rending losses, love, death, discovery, wonderment and hope. Retrace the journey as you too wander along The Road Less Travelled.
Lissie Pendle
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,980. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Lissie Pendle lives in an outback country town in Australia, the daughter of the local doctor. She spends much of her time thinking about boys (not always favorably), and the injustices associated with being a girl. In between all this thinking and questioning and philosophising in general, she becomes involved in things that range from the potentially dire to straight-out mayhem.
The Day and Night Machine
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 25,270. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
It’s Jess’s thirteenth birthday. She’s been in bed for nearly a year, the result of a car accident that killed her father. Surprisingly, she finds a birthday present from her father, an unusual gift for a girl and one which she, her grandfather, and her mother, puzzle over. In the course of playing with it she discovers that it has some highly-unexpected properties. Then, purely by accident...