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How to find a job in Australia?
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Over 65 pages of detailed information on job search in Australia, including charts, statistics, worksheets, DO's and DON'Ts and much more!
Picking Blueberries
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by Infinity Plus. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
A powerfully evocative portrait of an alternative community in the early 1970s, told with a child's-eye simplicity by a young resident. Short fiction from an author whose work has been described by World Fantasy Award-winner Jeff VanderMeer as "Rapacious, intelligent and witty".
When The Bough Breaks
Series: Australian historical novel - The Katy Tree, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,780. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
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Set in Hobart, Australia, in the mid 1870s 21 year old Meg Hamilton arrives from England to discover why she has not heard from her grandmother for two years. After learning that her beloved Grandma Kate is serving a prison sentence for a murder committed twenty-eight years ago, Meg sets out to prove her innocent, and her quest reveals the past.
When John Frum Came - A Novel of South Pacific Cargo Cults
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,860. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Pacific Islanders were plantation slaves to the Brits before WWII. Mythic John Frum urged natives to “go back to custom,” earning a price on his head. A Boston missionary and a cargo cult shaman awaiting ships full of food meet on Christ’s Despair Island and experience the culture clash with ironic humor and action adventures involving the Japanese, US Navy, and cannibal headhunters.
Olga's Story: By Herself
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From Chapter 1: I was born in 1928 in the heart of Europe on the border between Austria and Switzerland, a truly beautiful spot. To the north lies Lake Constance, the border between Austria and Germany on that particular stretch. Towering mountains formed the border to the south, between Austria and Italy. My birthplace, Sulz, was at the furthermost western end of Austria.
Taipan – The Deadliest Strike Of All
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,780. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A prestigious private boarding school Within those walls evil lurks. By age thirteen Jack O’Conner had already experienced a hard life in outback Queensland, but nothing could prepare him for Saint Tristians College. Bullied, savagely beaten and left for dead, his best friend murdered, there is only one person he trusts.
Of Lion Paw and Tiger Jaw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,070. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Humans may not be the only animals who crave freedom. In these stories, we enter the minds of thirteen wild creatures and the people interacting with them. No anthropomorphizing here--these beasts may be sentient, but they do not think like us. Whether we encounter an eagle nervous about an approaching photographer or a tiger aching to kill a deer, we step through these pages into an alien world.
The Jacaranda Trail
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,390. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
THE JACARANDA TRAIL - A Journey of Discovery Down Under... Would you just sell everything, ditch your plans and buy a ticket to the other side of the world? In her twenties, the author did just that – and got much more than she could ever have bargained for ...
Jeremy Kane: A Canadian historical adventure novel of the 1837 Mackenzie Rebellion and its brutal aftermath in the Australian penal colonies.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,230. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Jeremy Kane: A Canadian Historical Adventure Novel Of The 1837 Mackenzie Rebellion And Its Brutal Aftermath In The Australian Penal Colonies. A young Ontario rebel's adventures in love, politics and war, amidst violent events that helped shape Canada's early nationhood. Romantically involved with two beautiful and very different young sisters, Jeremy is caught up in the 1837 Mackenzie Rebellion.
Seesaw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,000. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Celine is fifteen, the sole survivor of a series of family tragedies – and on trial for murder. Frantic with stress, she believes she is in communication with her dead identical twin sister. But Celine is not always truthful, and her life is seldom as her school friends see it. Does Celine have a future, a chance to blossom and grow? Or is she destined for jail?