Books tagged: australian

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Beach Apples
Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Beach Apples is a collection of short stories, contemporary, mystery, and science fiction, all with an Australian flavour. From a walk on the beach, to fire-fighting in the Adelaide Hills, to a refugee’s story, some stories will put a smile on your face, while others will fire your imagination.
Walking the Line
Series: World Apart. Price: Free! Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Finn Ahearn’s Irish luck runs out when he travels half way around the world to Sydney. The only way he can get back on stable footing is to accept a bartending job, working for tough Aussie bar owner Ellie Finch. Ellie is a decade older than Finn but that doesn’t stop the charming Irishman from wooing her. But can a smooth-talking Irishman sway a hard-hearted cynic to believe in love again?
Practical Magic
Price: Free! Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Throughout her journey, Barbara Donovan has touched the lives of many; opening her heart to help those in need or simply 'getting the job done'. Her influence has helped shape our social landscape, including the areas of civil rights, disability rights, natural childbirth and gay rights. Her ongoing commitment to equality and humanity is inspiring.
The Jackdaw
Price: Free! Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A white-collar thief tries to rob an outback petrol station, but when the cards don't fall his way, he gets lost in the burning sands and becomes the plaything for a mischievous jackdaw. 15/04/2015: The Jackdaw was featured on the podcast Let Me Read To You ( You can listen to Pat and the gang deal with the lunatic raven.
The Romance Reader
Series: An Arresting Woman. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,690. Language: Australian English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Romance Reader, the first book in the An Arresting Woman series, introduces Lillian Armfield, Australia’s first policewoman, appointed by the New South Wales Parliament in 1915 to focus on the welfare of Sydney’s women and children. When she is called upon to search for the missing daughter of a prominent Rose Bay family, her theory on why women are led astray is put to the test.
Treasured Land
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,790. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Melbourne Australia 1852 Gold Rush On Patrick Griffin’s deathbed, he asks his daughter Brigid to do the unthinkable--leave the Township of Melbourne with a dangerous convict. If she grants his request and risks trekking into the desert with a stranger, she could lose everything she’s come to know. Ultimately, she could end up alone, with nothing but her father’s memory.
Broken Wing (book 1 in the series 'Fairies of Aurora Village')
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Elf friends join together to go on the hunt for some special webbing to fix the broken wing of a fairy. Set in the rainforests of Northern Queensland, Australia, the elves have to overcome obstacles, dangers and trickery to succeed in their mission.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: Australian English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
"What do you mean the sharks are explosive?" When a mad scientist and his secret society develop a formula to turn the world's sharks into laser guided explosive weapons, only one man can bring them down. Only one man, who just so happens to be the world's greatest (and inexplicably Australian) secret agent, known only as Heff.
True Stories of Early Australia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,900. Language: Australian English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The result of much research into a bygone era this book is packed with fascinating stories which have hitherto been lost to time but now complete with old black and white and color photos it brings to life strange and unusual happenings of the period from the late 19th Century to the mid-20th. This book is a “must-read" for those who love well-researched historical non-fiction of early Australia.
An Irish Promise (Choc Lit)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,780. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Choc Lit. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
A promise is a promise … Art historian, Rachel Ford has returned to the Irish village of Kilbrook intent on keeping her promise to take revenge on the school bullies who ruined her childhood and destroyed her family. ustralian actor, Finn MacKenzie sets hearts fluttering when he turns up in sleepy Kilbrook to help his aunt with a school production. He seems to have a charmed life.....