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Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand

Parallel Destinies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,450. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2019 by I Heart Book Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Peace seems a long way off for Danny Stevens, a survivor of Gallipoli. Wounded, he returns home to find his family dead from the Spanish Flu. Disheartened by this and the loss, he finds his way to the Australian Outback. The Horrors of war stay with him, but he discovers new hope when he meets Robbie, a determined young woman, and love develops.
Gwenna The Welsh Confectioner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,830. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A deathbed promise. Overwhelming opposition. Can Gwenna save her legacy? Gwenna is the young and irrepressible master confectioner. Since her pa died, her abusive stepbrother is in charge and the business is failing. She promised Pa she would bring his dreams for a sweet shop to life, but she has many obstacles to overcome and risks losing the one person who matters the most.
The Tales of Bullseye O'Reilly
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,860. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of short stories about Bullseye O'Reilly's life in a railway family and as stationmaster in remote country towns and villages in Western Australia.
Aussie Anecdotes
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 83,540. Language: Australian English. Published: February 1, 2019 by Dream Write Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
This collection of works from fifteen contributors intentionally incorporates diverse (even controversial) topics. Some of these stories are undeniably true. Others are worthy of more research—still, others are fiction, which can express human truths better than nonfiction.
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: Free! 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 Disenchanted Soldier
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In 1863 young Daniel Adin, a trained soldier travels to New Zealand to fight an unknown enemy. He receives a medal for his endeavours, but within his lifetime another war forces him to search his conscience. A family saga of love and determination.
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.
Incident at Myall Creek
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,260. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2018 by I Heart Book Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Peter Blackmoore, newly released from the Newcastle Prison, meets Katherine O’Toole on his first day of freedom. He credits the pretty barmaid with turning his life around. After a whirlwind affair, they marry and set out for the Liverpool Plains to claim land and start their life together. In savage Colonial Australia in the 1840s, they’re appalled by the horrors invoked on the Aboriginals.
A Land Too Far
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Denise Neville. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A shipwreck. A new life in a new land. So many highs, lows, joys and tragedies await Mathilde Eriksen and her family.
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!
van Hollandse Afkomst
Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 86,800. Language: Dutch. Published: October 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Screenplays » History
Na WW2 wordt de zesjarige Ellie door haar moeder Rita van haar Hollandse thuis weggerukt om een nieuw leven te beginnen in Nieuw-Zeeland. Rita vermijdt om Ellie over haar verleden te vertellen. De relatie tussen Rita en Ellie's oom Pieter is ook niet wat het lijkt en voor Ellie is de waarheid ongrijpbaar. Tot slot vindt ze de waarheid in haar vaderland waar ze feiten over haar verleden ontdekt...
An Unexpected Highlander
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,100. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2018 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Romance » Historical
When tragedy strikes, Eliza must carry on her father's legacy while settling in New Zealand during the Thames gold rush, and she is forced to deal with Angus McTavish, who brings every type of trouble a young woman doesn't need.
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.
Corrie's Gold
Series: Rose. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 85,750. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: September 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
When Archaeologist Angus Corrie made a commitment to a small boy, he had no idea how challenging it would become.Corrie’s Gold is set between the black sands of the Taranaki west coast and the rocks of Northland’s volcanoes in New Zealand.
Long Acre
Series: Rose. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 91,870. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Long Acre is part of another KATE STIRLING HISTORICAL TRILOGY, set in New Zealand from 1946, depicting the impact of the war years on the characters
The Secret Man
Price: $29.90 USD. Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2018 by Mirabel Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Can a patch of earth hold the traces of a man’s soul?
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.

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