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Noah's Ark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,420. Language: Australian English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Tomorrow when the war began: Australia invaded? By whom? How could it happen? Why would it happen? What would it be like? What would we do?
Overcoming Trauma: Flowers in Winter
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - general
(5.00)
In the year 2000 the life of A.R. Dent changed. From rooster to feather duster and life became hell. The path to recovery became the battle ground. The lessons learnt of life and recovery from trauma are told here with a little humour. Poetry instead of a list of instructions. Post Traumatic Stress is treatable without drugs but it needs a different attitude to life if you are to be a survivor.
Aurealis #57
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: Australian English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00)
Aurealis #57, edited by Dirk Strasser, features the near future sub-continental grunge of 'Where Colossi Sleep' by Daniel Baker, where heavy industry blends with a culture four thousand years old and is transformed by it. Watch out also for C S McMullen's 'Monday-child', a deceptive story that constantly defies your expectations and packs a real punch in the end.
Fair Dinkum Yarns from the Australian View
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: Australian English. Published: February 6, 2013 by MetaPlume. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Get ready to laugh, to be moved and to soak in the spirit of the Outback. It is rare that an Australian, who had such wonderful experiences in their youth as a stockman, comes to fictionalise those times with such candour and humour. This anthology will take you back to Outback Queensland in the 1950s and 60s, where vast skies and plains were the backdrop to mateship, boozing, thieves, sheep dogs
Aurealis #58
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,170. Language: Australian English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00)
Aurealis #58, edited by Dirk Strasser, opens with Steve Simpson's 'Apartment on Copernicus Street', an alien invasion story that's authentic, powerful, full of surprises, and more than a little chilling. And hold onto your horses for a tough and raunchy Wild West fantasy, with Chris Large's 'The Red House'. Whoa, boy! And if you're still hanging on, the usual reviews & news round off this issue.
World Cuisine at Home: International Family Menus & Recipes From Around the World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,240. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » International
Enjoy international cuisine from the comfort of your own home with family meals from 90 different countries and regions worldwide.
Aurealis Duo: Terrorism
You set the price! Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
We asked some of Australia's top fantasy and science fiction authors to select two of their stories tied together by a single theme and to write an introduction on how they had explored that theme. Jack Dann, an expat New Yorker and multi-award winning SF author who eats Vegemite with an American accent, presents two stories that look at Terrorism from the other side of the looking glass.
Aurealis Duo: Transalienation
You set the price! Words: 8,520. Language: Australian English. Published: March 4, 2013 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
We asked some of Australia's top fantasy and science fiction authors to select two of their stories tied together by a single theme and to write an introduction on how they had explored that theme. Dirk Strasser asks the question, if science can help a transsexual become the gender they know themselves to be, what would happen in the future if humans could become the alien they believe they are.
Asymmetry
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 23,380. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In every world, an imbalance of power. Something terribly askew between women and men, humans and wolves, citizens and constructs, light and dark. ‘The combination of strange and familiar gives Dyer’s fiction the power wielded by the best SF. The stories unerringly find find the human inside the bizarre. These are unsettling, poignant, marvellous. Read them. You will be glad you did.’ Nancy Kress
The Return
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,940. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
March 1945. Tom Mueller, a POW in Nazi Germany, finally makes a "home run" after four long years in captivity. His London debrief retells his amazing odyssey of capture, escape and heartbreaking recapture. He astounds everyone when he agrees to lead a covert team back into Germany to carry out a desperate rescue mission. Tom’s return to Nazi Germany in its dying days reveals a hidden agenda.