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All for Love - 3 Series Starters
Price: Free! Words: 175,460. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Read the first full-length standalone New Zealand romances from Kris Pearson’s Wellington, Heartlands and Sheikhs Series. Once you’ve finished these heart-and-soul filled novels you’ll find plenty more to enjoy by this superb storyteller. The Boat Builder's Bed... Melting His Heart... Taken by the Sheikh - all sexy standalones that lead on to more of the same.
An Artist's Freedom
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A sample story from the collection of 13 stories in Short Shorts & Longer Tales. A deaf mute aboriginal artist loses a canvas on which he has painted his life. Though he knows where it is, and he can see it, he can't touch or reclaim it. But his ancestral upbringing means he can't leave it behind, so he remains in the vicinity to be near it, passing his time waiting an opportunity.
The Red Volkswagen and other stories
You set the price! Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Rosanne Dingli's popular car short stories are collected in this bumper edition. Enjoy five stories packed with memorable characters, events, and locations ... and cars.
Lizzie's Tale
Series: Old Balmain House - Second Edition. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Raped and reduced to working in a brothel to keep her baby, unwed, teenage mother, Lizzie, forges a new life for herself and her child in the Kimberley region of Australia. But can she evade her persecutors and ultimately bring to them to justice?
The Anti Book
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
A book of bits especially written to break all the rules of what a book should be.
The Eulo Queen and Other Outback and Opal Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,160. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Based on facts, this collection of Australian stories revolves around frontier life on the opal fields at the turn of the of the century (19thC to 20thC).
The Lean Years
Price: Free! Words: 12,760. Language: Australian English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
This is a collection of short stories set in the roaring twenties and the great depression in Australia.
Refugees
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
A bunch of stuff that's been rejected; rescued and given another life.
Side by Side
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,290. Language: Australian English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Twenty-three award-winning short stories from the Stringybark Short Story Awards will delight and intrigue you in this anthology of clever tales from Australian and international short story writers.
Travelling Time Plains
Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
This is a poetry collection that scans many different topics: love, nature, travel, inspiration, history and general.
Visiting Ghosts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,300. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by Tangerine Publications Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » European / General, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Bomble is dead, Mr Hubbard is dead, but Leo and Toby are very much alive. The psychologist’s behaviour is not entirely ethical, and Ruth is gloriously and wonderfully wicked. Roland finds a surprise in his mother’s wardrobe and the cow-girl finds her way across the bridge. Little wonder that these stories by Judith White won the BNZ Katherine Mansfield Centenary Award in 1988. First published by
Contrappasso Magazine, Issue 2: International Writing
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,750. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Essay » Literature
CONTRAPPASSO is an independent biannual magazine of international writing published in Sydney, Australia. Issue 2 contains interviews with Elmore Leonard & Clive Sinclair. Contributors: Mimi Lipson, John Salazar, David Thomson, Paul Pax Andrews, Peter Doyle, Antigone Kefala, Chris Andrews, Mark O’Connor, Paolo Totaro, Paolo Fabrizio Iacuzzi, Floyd Salas, and others...
An English Visitor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,520. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.00 from 1 review)
A man is watching her, perfect as stands on the beach, wavelets lapping her feet. He must have her, he will charm her. She will come with him like others have before. She is beautiful, an English visitor. She sees no danger. This man has wildness that intrigues and captivates, hiding dark shadows beneath. She goes with him, surrendering to his charms. They travel to places where no others go
Lost Girl Diary
Price: Free! Words: 106,580. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Four passports of four vanished girls. The one who found them is missing too. A dead man's diary may contain the vital key. A search begins in Australia and across the world
No Tea Tomorrow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: Australian English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Twenty-seven award-winning short stories from the Stringybark Short Story Awards will delight and intrigue you in this anthology of clever tales from Australian and international short story writers. In a mere 1500 words, authors have created tales that make you cry, laugh and ... think.
Vietnam Conscript
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,080. Language: Australian English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
The Australian author has drawn on his experience and knowledge to present a drama of one woman and two young men - one militant and aggressive, the other a pacifist, who are conscripted and sent to fight in the jungle. The story of forced conscription to war in peacetime and its aftermath for generations is shown in compelling detail.
An English Visitor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,550. Language: Australian English. Published: January 3, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A man is watching her, perfection of body. She stands on the beach, wavelets lap. He must have her, he will charm her. She will come with him like others have before. She is beautiful, an English visitor. She sees no danger. This man has wildness that intrigues and captivates, hiding dark shadows beneath. She goes with him, surrendering to his charms. They travel to places where no others go.
Contrappasso Magazine, Issue 4: International Writing
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,350. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
CONTRAPPASSO is an independent biannual magazine of international writing published in Sydney, Australia. Issue 4 features writing from Mexico, China, Russia, Italy, the UK, Ireland, New Zealand, the USA, and Australia.
Songs of a Second World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,370. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
This anthology of brilliant Australian short stories has won ten literary awards. Most have been published in magazines or journals and the full collection is presented here for the first time. The theme of these tales is the world behind what we take as reality. The interlocking stories are set in and around the elegant provincial city of Ballarat, Victoria.
The Old Balmain House
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,640. Language: Australian English. Published: January 4, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sophie vanished - where did she go? For 100 years nobody knows. A photo of 8 year old Sophie and an antique perfume bottle are found in the fireplace of an old house. The story of a Balmain family over 170 years. Finally they uncover what happened. Set around beautiful Sydney Harbour this is a story of this place and its people, an imagined history from early Australia to the present day

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