Books tagged: australia

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English Cookbook - Recipes From The Pavilion
Series: James Newton Cookbooks, Book 27. You set the price! Words: 33,720. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013 by Springwood Emedia. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » English, Scottish & Welsh, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
A great recipe book containing a tasty array of English Cuisine that can be found in the Pavilions of cricket grounds around England. Find out what favourite meals great cricketers ate and how to prepare them. The book also contains an informative section about the rules of the great game of cricket, and even helps you translate cricketing slang to build a better understanding of the game.
Glove Puppet
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Glove Puppet is a modern-day twist on Oliver Twist and a harrowing illustration of how the best intentions can lead to the worst results.Born 'Johnny' to a drug addict, prostitute mother in Brighton, England, Johnny becomes Vaslav when, at age seven, his mother dies from a heroin overdose and a stranger brings him to a very different life in Australia, where he passes him off as his own son.
Shanghai Dancing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,580. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A "fictional autobiography," Shanghai Dancing is a dazzling meditation on identity, language and disorientation that combines photographs and written images in the style of W.G. Sebald. The winner of some of Australia's top literary prizes, Shanghai Dancing has been praised by its judges as "a work of major significance [that] challenges our expectations of storytelling..."
WWOOFers’ Handbook: A Down-to-Earth Guide Book for Volunteering
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
The "How To" for WWOOFers: seriously practical advice for anyone wanting to achieve goals (seeing the world, extending visas, learning a language, living with the locals) by exchanging their labour for food and lodging. "WWOOFers' Handbook" teaches you the shortcuts and alerts you to pitfalls, with good advice on how to avoid them.
Werewolf of Oz: Fantasy Travel by Google Maps
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,700. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Inspired by decades of transatlantic comedy, from Monty Python in 1970s U.K. to South Park in twenty-first century U.S.A, this book combines chaotic comedy in poetry and prose with an educative fantasy travel trek across all the regions of Australia. It also has a body, mind and spirit theme; as well as an animal welfare and environmental message. Not to mention lots of Aussie people and places.
So Many Miles to Paradise - From Clare to There
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,650. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by Kiltumper Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
So Many Miles to Paradise is Breen’s engaging and inspirational account of a 9 month trip around-the-world she and author husband Niall Williams took with their 2 kids. Excitement,joy,disappointment,wonder and fear are brought to life. Whether trapezing through a Costa Rican jungle, or toasting with 10,000 ice in Patagonia, readers can join the dream and travel with them, celebrating adventure.
Quick Guide To Getting Your Pilot's License
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
This concise, informative guide is jam-packed full of advice to getting your pilot's license. It covers different aviation licensing bodies, a checklist to pick out the right school, and innovative careers to have with a pilot's license.
Glitch
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 86,500. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Self-driving cars, glasses to ward off jetlag, asteroid mining, rewilding the America west, a private space industry and the backlash against it. Kate Rauner's vision of our future permeates this story set in Spaceport America. Mission controller Rob Shay discovers an anomaly, a glitch in space leads to an unknown star - but events may force him to drop his exploration.
Le livre où une femme laisse partir son homme
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,760. Language: French. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Rares sont les véritables aventuriers aujourd’hui capables de nous faire rêver par leurs récits, de nous transporter dans leur monde magnifié dès qu’ils ouvrent la bouche et de nous montrer la réalité à travers leurs yeux émerveillés. Et il se trouve que j’en connais un.
Noel Knight - Warrumbungle Warrior in Bomber Command
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,870. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
Noel Knight was a grazier from the Warrumbungles, near Coonabarabran NSW Australia. He was 31 when he began his tour with RAF Bomber Command during the hieight of the bombing offensive on Germany in 1943. Noel, a navigator in Lancaster bombers, survived his tour, winning the Distinguished Flying Cross, and returned to his pastoral pursuits. Many others were not so lucky.