Books tagged: australia

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The Roots and Evolution of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) - Korean War, Vietnam War, Iraq and Afghanistan, 9/11, China, Southeast Asia, Sea Power, ANZUS, ANZAM, SEATO
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
This work investigates the roots and evolution of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) and the circumstances that have shaped Australian maritime policy since WWII.
From the Somme to “Sydney’s Little Chicago"
Price: Free! Words: 67,150. Language: Australian English. Published: June 26, 2014 by booksunleashed. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Lancashire-born George at 17 leaves his girlfriend Olive in Sydney for Gallipoli. In 1916 he is caught by a shell at the Somme. He becomes an accountant at a village near Sydney that grows into a centre of industry. During a local power struggle after World War II George backs one side and Olive the other. The struggle leads to national headlines about 'Sydney's Little Chicago'.
An Impossible Marriage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,070. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical
On a cruise ship bound for Malaya, Lieutenant Samuel Singleton MC, a decorated World War I pilot, meets Ruth the daughter of Sir Charles Birley, and theirs is an instant attraction. Good people sometimes make bad decisions with consequences that can cause complications across distance and time. Can love and courage confound problems and overcome the obstacles of an impossible marriage?
Myrtle And The Orphans
Series: MYROBA, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
A rhyming story. Pip and Cassie ran away from the orphanage and now thanks to Myrtle they live in Myroba, however, there are no schools on Myroba so they have to commute to boarding school from outer space.
Band of Gold
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,410. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Band of Gold, deals with the tricky topic of new romance after a failed marriage. Anna’s world collapses when her husband of twenty-five years leaves her on Christmas morning. Slip into Anna’s shoes as she struggles to leave the past behind and create a new life for herself. Can she trust again? Does she dare?
In a Time Where They Belong
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 54,180. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
This highly anticipated sequel to "In Strange Worlds" answers the big questions: What happened to Meg? What caused the global catastrophe?
Wake Up Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Wake Up Time is the, often very graphic and anecdotal, story of a personal journey through remote areas of Australia’s Outback. In addition it offers an analysis of the confronting, sad, scary and puzzling situations of Indigenous Australians in remote communities. It seeks answers to the question why billions of dollars have not solved this humanitarian problem.
Skylight (Arcadium, #2)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,710. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Thought Florence and the gang got their happily ever after? Think again. Florence West and her new family have found safety in the hills, but the infection rages on. And when the virus takes one of her group, Florence will find out just how far she'll go to survive. Can they hold on to their sanctuary or will they have to let it go?
A Case Study of the Operations of an Australian Bank in Japan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,760. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
As mentioned in “How I Came to Be Here”, the text of a First-Class Honours thesis written by Professor John Middleton in a previous life. This dissertation discusses the operations of the Tokyo Branch of Westpac Banking Corporation as they existed in 1987, focusing on the dynamics of the relationships between the expatriate and Japanese staff from a sociolinguistic perspective.
Last Year, When We Were Young
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,230. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014 by Satalyte Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » General
Last Year, When We Were Young brings together 16 tales that defy conventions of genre and style, every one with an edge sharper than a razor and darker than a night on Neptune. From the darkly hilarious "All the Clowns in Clowntown" to the heart-breaking and disturbing title story, this debut collection from multi-award nominated author and illustrator Andrew J McKiernan pulls no punches.