Books tagged: australian characters

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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.
Nathaniel's Bloodline
Series: The Asker Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,050. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50)
A novel about Australian First Fleet convicts and their families. Nathaniel's Bloodline is based on historical events in the earliest days of convict settlement in New South Wales. It is also about fair-dinkum Aussie battlers chasing their dreams, and running from gangsters and corrupt law men. Fast moving, gripping action with lots of twists and turns.
The Drover
Series: Outback Australia, 2011. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,250. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Harry Williams from the age of ten years wanted to become a drover, like his father and grandfather before him. This is his life story of leaving school at ten years old, operating his first droving plant at thirteen years and fully operational at twenty-one years old. Droving is now a craft past its used by date. Harry Williams didn't think so.
A Twist of Fate
Series: The Asker Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 125,150. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00)
Bob Asker is a sixteen-year-old when his girlfriend is murdered by cop’s son, Bryce Russell. But Asker is charged with the crime and a rigged jury decides that he must hang. The prison van carrying Asker to Mount Eden prison crashes at the infamous ‘Collision Crossroads’ near Auckland, New Zealand, and the condemned youth runs for his life.
The Eulo Queen and Other Outback and Opal Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,160. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Based on facts, this collection of Australian stories revolves around frontier life on the opal fields at the turn of the of the century (19thC to 20thC).
Ocker Oscar
Series: Hollow Log Stories. Price: Free! Words: 40,040. Language: Australian English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00)
A pup, waiting for a new owner is finally taken to a dysfunctional family. He has to battle all the way but who is the victor? The mother in the family or the dog? Satire at its best of families and their pets. A story for dog or cat owners to be read and reread. "A truly adorable, amazing and humorous storyline, which will enthuse and delight adults and children alike."
The Ghostly Grammar Boy
Series: The Dusk Duo, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,870. Language: Australian English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.50)
For a dead guy with unfinished business, he was pretty cute. Fiona is a completely ordinary fifteen-year-old from Canberra—at least that’s what she’d like you to think. She doesn’t want anyone to know her secret. She can see and touch ghosts and it’s all thanks to her pesky twin sister, Ella, who happens to be dead. Following the mysterious death of a local school boy, Fiona must investigate.
Flights Of Fancy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,500. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Inspirational
Writers are explorers trying to make sense of their world. They share a love of language, a desire to entertain and an ability to plumb emotional depths to reveal truths we can all recognise.