Morris Publishing Australia

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Morris Publishing Australia is a boutique publishing company created by Elaine Ouston. With the future of traditional publishing in doubt, the cut backs to acceptance of new authors, and the growth of digital publishing, she felt it was timely to throw her hat into the ring and help other writers achieve their dream. Our author list is growing every day. See the submissions page on our website for details on how you can be one of our treasured authors.

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A Drover's Blanket
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 104,210. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
This book continues the story of Gunnie Danson from the book Gunnedah Hero. Fifteen-year-old ‘Gunnie’ Danson begins work at Wiralee Station, a cattle station owned by his family since 1848, and one made famous by his great-great-grandfather, Smokey ‘Gun’ Danson. Gunnie attends a clearing sale at Swenson Station where his great-great-grandmother, Molly, was born and discovers more family secrets.
The Spires of Kurrong
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
For many generations the people of the spires have believed they were the only living human race left on their planet. They had been told that Daemons had inhabited the planet’s surface and driven their ancestors into the domed cities. When Markus and Filona fall in love, they break the strict laws of the domes. The couple flee to the planet surface. What they find there will astound them.
My Unforgettable Year
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This is a coming-of-age story about triumph and tragedy, love and loss, acceptance and letting go. This is a deeply emotive story told in the first person voice of a seventeen-year-old boy. The themes are many: bullying, friendships, dealing with death, and falling in love. This book will be loved by male and female.
Opal Dreaming - The Marble Horses
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,500. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations
The Marble Horses, the second book in the Opal Dreaming series, describes horse riding and care in the Ancient Greek period. Each book in the series highlights the significant changes in horse riding throughout history and provides practical riding and handling techniques. Thirteen year old Erin loves horses and riding.
The Summoning of The One
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,980. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Andrew Weatherby, a bullied computer nerd from Central Queensland is ripped from his world to lead The Knights of Katesch in their direct attack on Maligor the Destroyer. In the midst of the battle in Mountain City, he rescues princess Katarin to find he has been betrothed to her since birth.
Pa Joe's Place
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,040. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / General
Boo is a seven-year-old Thai girl whose father is dying. She must leave home and travel 1700 kilometres to live in an orphanage, ‘Pa Joe’s Place’, run by a foreigner (farang). With a bag of clothes, some food and a mysterious envelope addressed to ‘Pa Joe’, she endures an adventurous train trip to Songkhla.
The Crowing of the Beast
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,330. Language: Australian English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In a world where justice is often denied, two Jewish lawyers defend the rights of one man, but is justice worth the danger this brings to them and their families.
Kate
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,670. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Kate is a story of growth and mistakes. Kate is struggling to deal with her best friend leaving, a school bully and with the death of her mother. She believes that life is hard. Then a chance encounter with a battered, heroic hound she rescues from the streets, and Mal, a troubled young man with a dark past, leads Kate into danger and excitement.
You are Me, I am You
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Reincarnation
This book focuses on one of the most popular subjects in the universe – LOVE.
The Girl in the Basement
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,750. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A man lurks in the shadows, spying on a girl in a red party dress. Enter the minds of a psychopath and a defenceless teenager in this mesmerising and timely page-turner, with its unforeseeable twists and edge-of-the-seat suspense.
The Princess and The Pirate
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,070. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
These are the chronicles of the Knights of Katesch, who for time out of memory have fought the wizard Maligor, across all the dimensions of the known universe.
CAT-astrophe
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
Rhys's teacher, Mr Shakespeare, wants him to write a story. But it's no easy task - especially when he's got writer's block and doesn't get along with his teacher. Throw in class pest, Alex, and a time out, and he's got a recipe for disaster.
PS: Who Stole Santa's Mail
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
You'd better not shout. You'd better not cry. You'd better watch out. I'm telling you why… Somebody's coming to town. He's naughty and not very nice. And he wants to destroy Christmas.
Opal Dreaming - The Bronze Horses
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 31,090. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Thirteen year old Erin loves horses, but thinks history is boring - until her mystical opal helps her drift into a dream to follow the misadventures of Fayina, a girl of similar age from a fierce, nomadic, horse riding tribe from the Bronze Age in 3000BC.
Calvus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,860. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In modern day St Albans, England there is a grisly discovery in Verulamium Park and Australian DI Chris O’Rourke is the investigating officer.
Destiny Road
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Destiny Road is a story of decisions and consequence. It is a real life journey that changes the life of the main character, Jessica, in ways she couldn't imagine.
The Mask of Deceit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,990. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The conviction of the deceit gives the wearer a coat of honesty, masking the bitterness of the lie. Imagine a world after carbon trading, after conglomerate GM food production, after the global warming crisis. This is Anton's world.
Life, Death and Detention
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,230. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Life, Death and Detention is a collection of compelling stories about life in high school. Being a teenager can be fraught with difficulties. Not only do you have to deal with dysfunctional families at home, but with the weirdos at school as well. Sometimes funny, sometimes sad, sometimes disturbing—that's what life is like for the modern teenager.
Simply Brilliant Budgeting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,960. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Budgeting
In this ‘Simply Brilliant Budgeting’ book, you’ll find a wealth of great information to drive your dollars further.
Economic Vision
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 31,610. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Accounting / financial
Imagine that you wake up a little while from now and realise that your home is your own, and you don’t owe anyone any money. At all! What’s more, there’s enough in just one of your bank accounts and passive income to pay any accounts that may come your way and cover your cost of living. This is the point that you can find yourself at if you follow the steps in this book.
The Mystery of Nida Valley - Captured
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,380. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The Mystery of Nida Valley – Captured is book two in the Mystery of Nida Valley series. It is a story of adventure, magic, time-travel, and intrigue. Set in a hidden valley where dinosaurs and giant, ancient creatures roam, it is an enchanting tale of a group of teens who discover it is their destiny to help save these animals and stop an evil group from exploiting the valley for financial gain.
The Druid
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,780. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Torn from the only life she has ever known, Titian begins an adventure into her worse nightmare. Join her as she embarks on a perilous journey of self-discovery and danger.
The Runes of Ire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,010. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Take an exciting adventurous journey to the 41/2 th dimension. Let your imagination soar as you join Garney and his friends on a wild and rambunctious ride into a land of dragons, swarthymen, and magic.
The Mystery of Nida Valley
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,820. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Fourteen-year-old Meg Sealy, her friend Amanda, and her older cousin Jaiden, stumble upon a secret valley where time stands still. The three friends are thrust into a dangerous world of magic, time travel, and creatures they believed extinct. They learn that it is their destiny to use their new magic skills to join the fight to save the valley from an evil break-away order, bent on exploitation.
Gunnedah Hero
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,080. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Gunnedah ‘Gunnie’ Danson receives a surprise gift. His late grandfather left him a box containing a manuscript written by his great-great-grandfather. At the back of the manuscript is an envelope - NOT to be opened until Gunnie has read the story. At Wiralee Station, family secrets are revealed. The family cattle station is under threat. Will the contents of the mysterious envelope save it?


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