Books tagged: australian

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 204 results (Try using more keywords)

Merryll Manning: Beachfront "Holiday"
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,120. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Aside from Reid's obvious wittiness and liking for the unconventional, in addition to his enjoyable command of language, the Merryll Manning series holds great appeal for those who enjoy a fast paced, well laid out work filled with lots of twists and turns. If you enjoy mysteries you're sure to be drawn right into the narrative. Those who don't, will also find themselves turning page after page.
Sydney Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,540. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Six short stories, originally published in "Quadrant" magazine, Australia: there's more to Sydney than just a pretty harbour; there's more to Australia than Kangaroos. Australia is a distant planet.
DEAD (as a doorpost)
Series: DEAD(ish), Book 3. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
John's dead. He's pretty happy about that, actually. So's his wife, who's been mooning about heaven missing him. Linda, though, is sure that foul play is involved - and she won't rest until she finds out what happened.
Bad F*ck II
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Another collection of short and short-short stories about love, sex, and what might really happen when the lights go out. The collection consists of nine stories of varying lengths, totalling 6500 words (26 pages).
A Bunch of Battlers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,620. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania
Three Australian bush kids are alarmed by a plan the Welfare have for their future. By 'flying beneath the radar' of the authorities, they avoid being noticed as missing. On bicycles they explore the western outback of Queensland and New South Wales, Australia in search of a home where they can live together. Humorous, true to life incidents with plenty of ups and downs. Suit all the family.
Terra Nullius - The Definite History
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,930. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A humorous history of Australia providing such useful information as: How foreigners can avoid offending Australians; The rules of cricket for Americans; How a Stuffed Horse won the Melbourne Cup; Why Sir Donald Bradman’s life was a failure. The study of history is about learning from the mistakes of the past. This book is guaranteed by the author to be full of mistakes.
Sunburnt Country
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
Sunburnt Country is a cartoon book about a family living in the Australian Outback in the 1980's.
The Devil's Pretty Daughter
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
An Australian backpacker hitches a ride across British Columbia with Canada's worst serial killer.
Cannibals' Gold
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,050. Language: Australian English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Set in the wild and hard times of the 1870s this story describes in graphic detail the life of the gold-diggers in Austalia's far north amongst the fierce and cannibalistic Aborigines.This story although fictitious, is woven around actual historical events of the time. It describes the exploits of two prospectors as they gather a fortune in gold with a novel and dangerous but illegal method.
Sleeping Dragons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When Elaine Ashton's father brought back a beautiful egg-shaped rock from Vietnam as a gift, he told her it was a dragon's egg. He didn't expect it to hatch a gorgeous, black-haired baby. From that moment, Elaine and her Dad knew that someone would come for Ryan and that they must let him go. For how can one lonely man and his daughter raise a child of dragons?