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A Work in Progress Life Love Fun Living in Australia - Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 15,900. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Literature
Enjoy reading a treasure box of entertaining stories about eco-islanding in the Whitsundays, going for our wildest dreams, time travel adventures into the pages of history, first class relationships and more. Australian Authors, Bev Dowdell will make you laugh & Graham Dowdell’s a "moment in time" photos capture an inside view of life through his “lens” of the amazing beauty around us every day.
Atlas, Broken
Price: Free! Words: 20,570. Language: Australian English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
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“Things go right all the time, Hank. Just not for the right people.” Henry Ludlow is a man being crushed by the humdrum of modern life. His will is eroded as the world takes its toll on one little man. A depressing tale of a man's struggle against his life, 'Atlas, Broken', explores the burden of present-day strife.
Lights Over Emerald Creek
Price: $3.80 USD. Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by Hague Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
As strange lights appear in the sky over Emerald Creek 16 year old paraplegic Lucy is drawn into a parallel universe where a newly emerging world trembles on the edge of disaster
Aurealis #74
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,500. Language: Australian English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this issue we feature Imogen Cassidy’s ‘Soul Partner’, an urban fantasy gumshoe pastiche with some original touches, and Leife Shallcross’ creepy and engrossing ‘Music for an Ivory Violin’. Chris Large brings some thoughtful silliness with his ‘When a Jedi Should Think Twice About Bringing a Knife to a Gunfight’, and Stephen Higgins continues his SF’s Sacred Cows with Asimov's Foundation.
Blurring the Line
Series: World Apart, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,770. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Annabelle Cleary travels half way around the world…to fall in love with the boy next door all over again. Joel isn’t a keeper. He’ll break her heart again. When they return to Australia, will it be a homecoming they’ll never forget?
A Love of Conviction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,430. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Eliza Taylor was convicted and transported for the crime of stealing. She suffers being put in chains, locked up and degraded, to the point where life holds no meaning. Kept prisoner in the dark hold of a ship bound for a penal colony, Eliza is at the mercy of men who, at every turn, threaten to use her to their advantage. Until, fate lands her at the feet of Lord William Townshend.
Palm Beach from Bible Garden, Sydney
Series: Inglis Academy: Aussie Landscapes, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
This book will guide you through the process of painting one of Sydney's most iconic scenes - Palm Beach viewed from the Bible Garden. Bible Park is a tiny park on Mitchell Road, above the South end of Palm Beach. This is not a prescriptive method, but rather a series of processes which enable your self expression. Go for it! Have fun!
Isis, Vampires and Ghosts - Oh My!
Price: $4.66 USD. Words: 91,240. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Hague Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Too late to save her sister’s life, Stephanie must now save her soul from the vampire who has possessed her; helped only by a ghost with a potty mouth and the modern day Priestess of Isis. Welcome to a world within our own – the Other World.
Aurealis #73
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,480. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This issue of Aurealis features the near-future Melbourne of Daniel Baker’s gritty and evocative ‘Refraction’ and a chilling transformation story, 'Kisses with Teeth’, by Allan Chen. Shane M Brown’s article, ‘The Secret to Selling eBooks’, continues his series on thriving in the new publishing eco-system we live in, and we round things off with a bumper crop of speculative fiction reviews.
The Young Palestinian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,250. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The Young Palestinian is brought up in an orphanage and taught hatred and religious fanaticism, finally learning all the skills necessary to become a super assassin in Australia