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Kiss Me, Genius Boy (No More Dreams #1)
Series: No More Dreams, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,470. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011 by Nameless Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00)
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,050. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: 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
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
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
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
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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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,740. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
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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
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 247,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
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.
Curtain Cape
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
2009 3rd Place Winner, John Marsden Young Writer’s Award. This is a tale of two troubled youths as they travel the road equipped with nothing but some food, a gun and a bag of bullets. Delirious, wild and sometimes frightening, Curtain Cape puts you right alongside misguided Victor and his reluctant brother as they journey through a broken world of petty crime, dreamy wolves and stolen cars.
Dear Alessandra............
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,630. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
this is a story of deception. an old man receives an unsolicited email from a young woman in italy looking for friendship. he recognizes it as being a scam but replies to her to see what would happen. however a friendship of sorts develops after her requests for money are refused. unexpectedly he comes into some money and goes to italy and they meet. however there are surprises for both of them.
Time To Write: 2012 short story prize
Price: Free! Words: 26,690. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
To celebrate NMIT’s centenary, the Bachelor of Writing and Publishing launched its inaugural Time To Write short story competition offering writers a chance to be published by NMIT’s Yarra Bend Press. In keeping with the centenary, the theme was TIME and we looked for 600 to 1000 word submissions from writers. Winners and selected shortlisted works have been published in this anthology.