Books tagged: rural australia

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What Lies Buried
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Price: Free! Words: 97,570. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A story of family secrets and misunderstandings, and the way in which they impact down the generations. Walter Blake's death brings a flood of memories to his two daughters. There is the question of what Walter and his wife buried in the garden. The notion of things being buried is also a metaphor for all kinds of issues including, art fraud, family feuds, and holocaust survival.
Desperate Measures
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Price: Free! Words: 24,000. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Set in the late 1960s Desperate Measures is a humorous story that follows twelve-year old Owen Finnegan as he tries to cope with one of the biggest events that has ever taken place at his school in the small rural town of Barclay.
Loves Dream
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,280. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
The 1950's and Fiona McLean a beautiful young Scottish woman after a tragic loss makes difficult decision to leave her Scottish home to live in Australia. She loves her new life and David Callahan but is then confronted with having to leave it all to return to be with her father seriously injured in an 'accident'. A story of conflicting loves, an unexpected sexual attraction and hidden dangers.
Wonderboy
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Price: Free! Words: 50,050. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Australia, 1975. Daydreamer, Jack, cycles to school each morning in the dull country town of Miller’s Creek, wishing he had a like-minded friend. When Mel and her mother move in next door, it is as if his prayers have been answered. But as Jack and Mel become inseparable, forces conspire to tear them apart and shake up the sleepy town forever. Playful ... magical ... moving.
The Green Velvet Dress
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Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 85,540. Language: Australian English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Love should bring happiness and joy... but life is complicated In 1961 Jennifer Urquhart, a nineteen-year-old college graduate, is determined to succeed as the new teacher in Karriton, a rural town in Western Australia, but her plans begin to unravel from the moment she steps off the bus.