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The Light, Harker Investigates Mystery 3
Series: The Harker Investigates Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Piracy rules the Southern Ocean! Time-travelling detective Mike Harker is trapped aboard a disabled submarine, and must find a way back to freedom and the woman he loves. Mae remains in York to decipher Chan Li's diaries; what she discovers shocks her to the core. Watson works to repeat gruesome experiments. The Palace spills blood, and Mari travels to a new Stonehenge for psychic assistance.
One More Ride
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,760. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
When the hotel Amanda runs is held up at gunpoint by bush-rangers, it's an insult she can't let slide. She swallows her pride and seeks help from the two men she parted ways with long ago, for at least one more ride.
The Hartman Chronicles: Bear Witness
Series: The Hartman Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Welcome to The Hartman Chronicles: Bear Witness, the long awaited book two in the series. Hartman is a young, detective living in Perth, Western Australia, during the early 1900s. A picnic at Perth Zoo with friends, soon leads to a grizzly end to their day. Another murder mystery sprinkled with a little romance. A Hartman romance. Similar books are the Canadian series of the Murdoch Mysteries.
Hearts in the Land of Ferns: Love Tales in New Zealand.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,140. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Historical
This collection of New Zealand stories are all lunch-length reads, all prepublished in other box sets but collected together here for the first time. It includes two historical romance novellas and three contemporary romantic suspense novellas.
The Ghost of Glenham
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A World renowned eye specialist. A tiny town with no shops, no fuel, no hotel, and school with fifteen pupils. Strange sounds and sights in the night. Things that just disappear and occasionally a butchered animal. Could this be put down to the Ghost of Glenham? Or is there something even weirder lurking in the countryside of this peaceful little town?
Between The Wars Part 3
Series: Between The Wars. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,980. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Mary Evans has risen from poverty and with the support of a number of women is heading for university aided by a scholarship. This is rare for a young woman in the 1930's in Melbourne, Australia. Mary has matured and is slowly developing skills in keeping relationships. With war in Europe looming, Mary is very concerned that Australia and in particular her boyfriend Michael will be drawn into it.
Between The Wars Part 2
Series: Between The Wars. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,080. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Part 2 picks up as strangers appear at the door of the Hansens where Mary Evans' mother works and they live. It is the time of the Great Depression and though the Hansens live in the well-to-do suburb of Hawthorn, they are trying their best to help the less well off. Mary has won a scholarship to a private school and is going through adolescence where insecurity, schooling and boys all collide
Between the Wars Part 1
Series: Between The Wars. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 100,640. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Mary Evans is born into a poor family just after World War 1. Her father returned from the war having lost his leg and suffering extreme shellshock. He dies when Mary is only seven. Her mother, brother and she are thrown out on to the streets and left scrounging for food and shelter in the back streets of the slums of North Melbourne. A chance meeting with a well to do couple changes their lives.
The Suffragette
Series: Outback Australia. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,850. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
‘The Suffragette’ is the fifth book in ‘Outback Australia’ series. This is set between 1903-1905. Women weren’t permitted to vote. Margaret Wallace, Principal at Cunnamulla State School decided to make a difference. With help from The Honourable Joseph Ryan, Esquire, MLA they worked together to ensure women in Queensland empowered the government of the day to pass legislation for women to vote.
The Ministry Communications Unit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,310. Language: Australian English. Published: November 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
It did not happen, but it could have. Australia during the war!
Men With a Mission
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,940. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Alternative history
When Major Jack Roberts of the Australian army was tasked to find three incredible men to seek out Corruption and Human Rights violations during the Vietnamese War, he chose a Christian, a Jew and a Moslem to work together as a team. Men with a Mission tells the tale of this small group of people and how they each deal with the exploitation and darker side of the human indecency they witness.
The Young Marvel
Price: Free! Words: 155,060. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Young English immigrant Gabrielle Fox comes to the marvellous Melbourne of the 1870s and is caught up in the frenetic, often dishonest financial dealings of this fast growing city. While remaining honest himself he wins through to his fortune and to the hand of the girl he loves.
The Family Closet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,730. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Set in Gippsland between 1850 and 1950, The Family Closet continues the story of the Allertons, Kendalls and MacDonalds; three interrelated families whose history reflects that of the region. Then in 1950, while researching his family history, Robert Allerton unearths some long-held family secrets and discovers some embarrassments much closer to home.
Misfit in Time (Book 1:Twisted Time Duet)
Series: Twisted Time Duet. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,350. Language: Australian English. Published: February 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
I blamed my predicament on a Wombat...when in actuality it all started with an Australian creature so much more ancient. I used to live in the twenty-first century in rural New South Wales, Australia. But because of the whims of fate, a Wombat, and a creature so ancient it saw the birth of man, that situation was about to change. In a big way.
The Year That Never Was
Series: Outback Australia. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,620. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Inspirational
AUTHORS NOTE: Fourth in this 'Outback Australia' series from 1899 to 1902 in Australian history. Australians fought in the Boer War in South Africa. Federation of our nation. Two great events in our history during this period. Although this book is fictional many of the events are true in our history. Each character is created from my imagination.
The Mine of Eternal Spring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,040. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2017 by Horizon Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The Mine of Eternal Spring is a well written and engaging story about a man who finds an inherited gold mine becomes a means to finding his true self. It is a theme that will resonate with a broad audience and the wonderful cast of intriguing support characters will draw the reader deeply into the story.
The Hydrographer: The Clyde Steadman Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,880. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
This is fascinating prequel to Rocking Horse Rider provides the back-stories of the complex characters in the later novel. Clyde Steadman, the youngest son of Sir Henry and Edith, Lady Steadman, is educated at Winchester College and the University College London and graduates as an outstanding geologist before making a harrowing voyage to Sydney, Australia, on board RMS ‘Osterley’.
Tchernaya Creek
Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: Australian English. Published: July 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
There is a tiny creek on Australia's east-coast Bruce Highway Queensland, called Tchernaya Creek, which is a Russian name. Research has the name coming from Russian immigrants escaping communism and building a new life in Central Queensland in the Colonial settlement era. This is the story of how Tchernaya Creek got its name.
Heartwood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
What is it about this pear wood which is demanding release? Can Josh find a way to fulfill the promise made many years ago?
For the Woman He loved
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Dan moves heaven and earth, and their old first home, the romantic Kowhai Gully Cottage, into town for his beloved Maye.

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