Books tagged: australia

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Avian Flu
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,230. Language: Australian English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Imagine a world without birds … A virulent strain of bird flu is decimating birds and poultry throughout the world. This book teaches us about the flyways of migrating birds. It shows how dependent we are on poultry and eggs. It depicts a world silent of birdsong and one with increasing insects, snakes and rodents. We learn to cope ... but our lives will never be the same … ever.
WANTED! New Dad
Series: Urban Hunters. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,320. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Every orphan needs a dad, so why not use Billy’s? He’s in the bush somewhere, so Billy leads his new friends into the never–never to find him: nine young shoeless orphans, ten if you include Amber, plus four dogs and a baby kangaroo. What could possibly go wrong? How about a kidnapping? A spear–pointed stand–off with the police? Or what about a run–in with a dangerous gang?
Urban Hunters Box Set (Books 1-8)
Series: Urban Hunters. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 141,530. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Billy’s gotta find some girls. The problem is he’s an Aborigine from the Australian bush and he’s never even seen a girl before. Billy and Amber begin a journey that will leave you breathless as life slams them headlong through shocking twists and horrifying turns. Only to leave you smiling for joy at the loveable characters peppering their crazy days.
Losing Your Head
Series: The Charlie Davies Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 78,770. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
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Charlie Davies is really not qualified to solve a murder. She's really not qualified to do anything, unless it involves publicly embarrassing herself. But when her former high-school nemesis, James McKenzie, is accused of his uncle's murder, he jokingly offers Charlie twenty thousand dollars and a house if she can clear his name.
Face Value: The Assassination of Portrait Painting by Photography, 1850–1870
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
“Face Value” takes a revolutionary new approach to art history, exposing complex networks of colonial artists and revealing important lost paintings of Richard Noble. This long-overdue research will rewrite gallery and museum catalogues in Australia and Britain, and finally deliver some justice to our lost artists.
Aurealis #93
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,740. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Aurealis #93 contains features the atmospheric ‘Always’ by Si Wang, Meryl Stenhouse’s elliptical 'Collected Emails', and Michael Johnston’s ‘The Trees’, where darkness abides. We also have Chris Large’s interview with Francesca Haig, author of ‘The Fire Sermon’, Ross Hamilton's ‘Beam me up, Scotty:’ The Impact of Science Fiction on Scientific Development', reviews and more.
New Beginnings
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,250. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Twenty-two-year-old Sophie Levesque has been guardian to her eight-year-old sister Mia since their mother's death a few years ago, and it hasn't been easy. Luck comes their way when they inherit a small house in Hobart. Problem is, though, they don't know and have never heard of Clara Bellinger, the testator. Settling into their new life, Sophie is still afraid it's all a mistake.
Requiem for Immortals
Series: The Law Game. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,840. Language: Australian English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Requiem is a brilliant cellist with a secret. The dispassionate assassin has made an art form out of killing Australia's underworld figures without a thought. One day she‘s hired to kill a sweet and unassuming innocent. Requiem can’t work out why anyone would want her dead—and why she should even care. Book One in The Law Game series is a dark lesbian thriller with plenty of twists in its tale..
The Deep Enders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,490. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
His life destroyed by the attack on Pearl Harbor, a troubled teen is sent to the supposed safety of Australia - only to be dragged into a murder-mystery with a beautiful Japanese girl and a cheeky Aboriginal prankster. As racist rich kids, gangsters and spy-hunters close in, the trio is suddenly swept into the thick of WWII in this action-packed YA historical fiction.
Fly To Me
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016 by Class Act Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The lonely existence in the extreme harshness of the Australian outback makes twenty-nine year old Johno Masterson question his life and future. Forced to take over the homestead after his parents die, he despises his life and yearns to return to his passion, flying.