Books tagged: australia

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Vicious Circle Part I
Price: Free! Words: 39,530. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a worried listener to The Psychic Connection, a radio programme dealing with the paranormal, calls about what sounds like a particularly nasty case of emotional blackmail by local Tarot reader and self-styled spiritual teacher, Bob Ferris, the programme's resident panel are curious. Meanwhile, the remains of a woman's body have been found in a dried-out creek-bed in Queensland, Australia...
The Captains of Circus Island
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,790. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Pearl shellers, enemy merchant seamen, allied aircraft, refugees gone mad and gentlemen cannibals - pearl shelling in the midst of a wild and raging World War may be a devil's bargin. Grinnin' Jim is afloat in an ocean of insanity.
Courtney Case and the Missing Lemons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
I never thought my mum’s bad memory would lead me to another case. It was Friday evening. Dad was helping me with my homework. When mum came in with fish and chips for dinner, I went out to get a lemon from our tree. I stopped, and looked at the lemon tree in surprise. There were hardly any lemons! Who has stolen the lemons? Can Courtney and her trusty sidekick Laura solve the case?
Not From The Wind
Price: Free! Words: 49,770. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Ever wondered about the ordinary lives of your Irish ancestors whose names do not appear in written history? This readable book sets the daily lives of the author's forebears in context against a background of rebellion, famine, oppression and emigration. The stories of these man and women are tales of tragedy and hardship but also uplifting stories of courage, survival and triumph of spirit.
Pestilence
Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mathew is out of his comfort zone, he has to work out how to take the space station closer to the sun. It needs all his attention, but he can’t get the Russian woman out of his mind, or that the commander has accused him of plotting to take over Earthrise. He was sure a murderer was aboard, but it’s possible that everyone is just losing their memory, and now there’s the green glow.
Doubtful
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
For scientist Dr. Van Peters, Doubtful Sound, New Zealand is a retreat and a new beginning after a false accusation ends her career. For journalist David Christianson, Doubtful is a place of respite from a personal tragedy that is followed by an unwelcome notoriety. Neither is looking for love or even friendship, but when the two are kidnapped, their only chance of survival will be each other.
Toast
Price: Free! Words: 66,010. Language: Australian English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
After moving to her eighth school because her brother got them expelled, again, Kaila Jenson makes a decision to enjoy her time in high school. Kaila meets an incredible guy, Josh, who she’s instantly drawn to. There’s only one problem, he has a girlfriend and she’s the captain of the cheerleading squad.
Cyber Nightmares: Autonomous Chaos
Series: Cyber Nightmares, Book 2. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 24,770. Language: Australian English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
A rising power block fuels the flames of global cyber-warfare. The war of ones and zeroes spirals out of control and to the victor go the spoils, economic prosperity or financial ruin, which will it be?
Ned Kelly's Son
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,680. Language: Australian English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Dream Write Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
What are the odds that a chance meeting of like souls in 1958 would result in the resurrection of hidden accounts of a mother and her son, whose amazing lives challenge the legend of Australia’s most iconic bushranger?
Brogan Abroad
Series: Brogan Series, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,110. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Three distinctive true tales are, in Brogan Abroad, threaded into a single adventure. Brogan plans none—all are thrust upon him and all prove life-threatening. Each destines him to having his throat slit in some dark alley… Yet what can a man do, he laments, when to accomplish one I must fail at another? While hiding out in Thailand from a Sydney cocaine cartel, he becomes involved in smuggling