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Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian

Riding the Whirlpool
Price: Free! Words: 74,030. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2019 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Gripping final - classic Australian Series My lover is dead killed by my gun My friend is dead, killed by a bull Unbearable loss, what can I do? Hide, hate, or punish someone? I am MB, horse breaker now bull rider Once a lover - still a fighter. I will ride a bull into the ground. I will kill any others who had a part. Vengeance is now my only game. But she, most beautiful, will still remain
Timber!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,020. Language: Australian English. Published: June 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Thirty-seven award-winning short stories from Australian and international authors are showcased in this entertaining and thought-provoking anthology from the Stringybark Short Story Awards. An open-themed award this collection of stories covers topics from romance to murder, humour to horror and everything in between. Dive in for some wonderful literary treats!
Crocodile Child : Breaker MB
Price: Free! Words: 75,220. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2018 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Crocodile Child or Breaker MB - which is he? In outback Australia a rumour 'The Breaker is Back' 100 years past they executed him in South Africa. Who is this man? Fearless, Can ride any horse. Wild, Dangerous, Devil May Care. Some name him Mark or MB. Now he tells his own story - the good and bad. Man or a monster? What made him so? And what is the crocodile spirit that goes where he goes?
Return of the Breaker
Price: Free! Words: 75,220. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Breaker is a name some call him. In outback Australia is a rumour 'The Breaker' has returned' 100 years have passed since they executed him in South Africa. But who is this new man? He is fearless and can ride any horse. There is wild, dangerous side, a devil may care way. Some call him Mark B, or Breaker MB. Now he tells his own story - the good and bad. Man or a monster? What made him so?
Child of an Unknown Past
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,040. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Who is Catherine's father? She is desperate and needs to know! Her mother was raped by three men 20 years ago, one is dead, one a murderer, the third insane. Knowing may save her critically ill daughter who needs a bone marrow donor. in the shadows is an unknown child who lived many years ago. She emerges and offers help at critical times of need, first to Lizzie and her daughter Catherine,
Possession
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 246,610. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
A girl goes on a holiday and meets a charming man with a dark secret who forever changes her life. He has passports of four vanished girls. Where have they gone? She escapes and tries to resume her life. But the past returns to claim her. Now arrested and in jail she feels her mind is coming apart, captivated her lover's crocodile spirit. A helicopter pilot could help but he has vanished too!
Search for the Lost Girls
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 223,990. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
A search for five vanished girls, backpackers last seen in outback Australia. Fragments and clues are found but no solid traces. A man's diary tells bits of the story. Finally one person emerges from obscurity without memory who may be one. Gradually pieces of her disappearance and of the fate of the others are reassembled. These two books in a box set tell the final part of this series story.
Missing in Never Never Land
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 223,920. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
A search for five vanished girls, backpackers last seen in outback Australia. Fragments and clues are found but no solid traces. A man's diary tells bits of the story. Finally one person emerges from obscurity without memory who may be one. Gradually pieces of her disappearance and of the fate of the others are reassembled. These two books in a box set tell the final part of this series story.
Captivation
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 248,100. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
A girl goes on a holiday and meets a charming man with a dark secret who forever changes her life. He has passports of four vanished girls. Where have they gone? She escapes and tries to resume her life. But the past returns to claim her. Now arrested and in jail she feels her mind is coming apart, captivated her lover's crocodile spirit. A helicopter pilot could help but he has vanished too!
Nowhere Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 171,110. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Who is the man from nowhere - parts of his body have been found in a billabong. At first is seems like a crocodile attack but turns into murder, And who is the girl who was with him in his last few days?. Why will she tell nobody what really happened? She wants to know who this man is for herself. She has his diary and needs to read it to understand, but cannot bring herself to do so
Trapped
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 164,270. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
She thought she had escaped the nightmare but cannot do so. She thought she had broken the connection with the man who had captivated her but finds it is not so. Part of him possesses her body and another has invaded her mind. Now she is taken back to that place as a prisoner. She sits inside a cage looking out, watching the world pass her by. One cage - bars that enclose her, the other cage
Nowhere Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 171,110. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Who is the man from nowhere - parts of his body have been found in a billabong. At first is seems like a crocodile attack but turns into murder, And who is the girl who was with him in his last few days?. Why will she tell nobody what really happened? She wants to know who this man is for herself. She has his diary and needs to read it to understand, but cannot bring herself to do so.
Old House in Balmain Series
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 190,830. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Story of two courageous Sydney families. Linking them is a small girl Sophie who vanished 100 years ago with her best friend.. It tells of people's ordinary lives, how they are touched and shaped by tragedy and yet rise above adversity. Starting in the beautiful inner city suburb of Balmain and an old house there, parts of the story traverse the remote Australian outback.
Devil's Choice
Series: Old Balmain House - Second Edition, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,560. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A parents worst nightmare. A small child with an incurable disease and a father who served in Vietnam and blames himself for her illness. The family is torn apart. Finally only one choice remains to save the daughter's life, a Devil's Choice. She must confront three men who raped her mother, now in jai, seek to find out which is her father, then beg this person for help to be a transplant donor
Devil's Choice
Series: Old Balmain House - Second Edition. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A parents worst nightmare. A small child with an incurable disease and a father who served in Vietnam and blames himself for her illness. The family is torn apart. Finally only one choice remains to save the daughter's life, a Devil's Choice. She must confront three men who raped her mother, now in jai, seek to find out which is her father, then beg this person for help to be a transplant donor,
A Gentleman and a Scholar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,660. Language: Australian English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Thirty-four short stories are show-cased in this marvellous anthology created from the winning stories in the Stringybark 'Dog Eat Dog' Short Story Award 2017. Inspired by the titles of clichés, not one of these stories is a cliché. Fresh, imaginative and often funny, this is a wonderful Stringybark Stories anthology
Girl in an Empty Cage
Price: Free! Words: 77,950. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
She sits in a jail cell. They say she killed her lover and fed his body to the crocodiles. She will tell no one what happened on that fateful last day they were seen together. She knows an awful secret but is determined to hide it forever. It is written in this man's diary but she has hidden that too. And there is a buried box which no one must find. The search, gets closer. She must stop them
Sunlit Shadow Dance
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming - Second Edition, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,040. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
The girl you love vanishes - you search and search. No trace is found. You see someone who looks so like her - she looks at you but does not know you, no recognition flickers. Is it a mirage, dream or desperate hope? She likes you. You ask and she comes with you. Her mind sees only sunlight. You see dark shadowed edges. Can you remake your life with a person who holds no memory of you?
The Diary
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming - Second Edition, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 87,180. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
She holds a diary in her hand. Its contents terrify her, What awful tale does it tell? She must read it to see what is hidden but cannot bring herself to do so. She hides it away and passes responsibility to another. A fisherman finds an unidentified head in a waterhole in north Australia. Who is this man that no one knows? What first appeared to be a crocodile attack turns into murder.
Just Visiting
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming - Second Edition, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 84,550. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Her hands and feet are tied and her mouth is gagged. She is a captive. She is being taken to a river full of crocodiles and she is terrified. How could it have come to this. Susan goes on an idyllic Australian holiday - the Barrier Reef is beautiful, Sydney is wonderful. She wants to see the Outback. A man offers to take her. She likes him and goes with him. But he hides terrifying secrets!

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