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A New Life in Melbourne, Australia?
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Import/Export
This book is part guide book, part self-help book filled with information and ideas for the adventurous, ambitious or discontented who are willing to consider a life outside of what they are used to, who do not fear change and who are willing to try new things. If you have been considering a new life in a new city for some time, this book will spur you to make the bold decision.
In Lonnie’s Shadow
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Ford Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
A group of teenagers in 1891 are struggling to make their way in a world that seems to be conspiring against them whichever way they turn. Lonnie McGuinness knows only one thing for sure – there doesn’t seem to be any fairness in life for him or his mates. So he decides to take matters into his own hands. But when does a favour turn into a crime? And when should a secret no longer be kept?
The Sum of These Things
Series: A Story of Now. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,160. Language: Australian English. Published: December 16, 2015 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
This summer Claire has learned a few things already. Like falling for a girl is easy. Now comes the hard part, though: learning to trust. Then there’s the question of what to do with her life. Claire’s new job offers a potential future, but will her pushy mother like it? Now, the biggest lesson Claire must learn is to not let anything get in the way of her happiness. Especially herself.
Book Bundle: Loyal and True - Passerby
Series: Anthology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,110. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
To celebrate the upcoming release of Book 3 in this series of anthologies (Red Wheelbarrow), I am offering this box set of Book 1 (Loyal and True) and Book 2 (Passerby) at a greatly reduced price; a 38% discount. 77 stories and a total of 57,000 words. All stories are perfect for reading on trains, trams and buses, as well as when sitting under a tree or in front of an open fire.
A Story of Now
Series: A Story of Now. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,510. Language: Australian English. Published: July 10, 2015 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Nineteen-year-old Claire knows she needs a life. And new friends. Too sassy for her own good, she doesn’t make friends easily anymore. And she has no clue where to start on the whole life front. At first, Robbie and Mia seem the least likely people to help her find it. But in a turbulent time, Claire finds new friends, a new self, and, with the warm, brilliant Mia, a whole new set of feelings.
Skylight (Arcadium, #2)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,710. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Thought Florence and the gang got their happily ever after? Think again. Florence West and her new family have found safety in the hills, but the infection rages on. And when the virus takes one of her group, Florence will find out just how far she'll go to survive. Can they hold on to their sanctuary or will they have to let it go?
Lawyerly Behaviour
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When I was a mischievous tyke in Melbourne, no one imagined I would grow up to be an Australian lawyer, let alone a New York attorney or law professor in Japan. If my family had only been paying attention, however, they would have seen the signs when I dutifully removed my pyjamas at the door at the age of three. Naughty, but nice!
How I Came to Be Here
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Take an ordinary Australian boy, add some breakfast cereal, send him to school, and see what happens… Was it fate that led me to become a permanent resident of Japan, or am I simply another example of permissive parenting gone wrong? One man’s story of how he became a pioneering, expatriate law professor in Japan despite having no family connections to this country.
The Second of Three
Series: For One Night Only, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 62,490. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When you're born at the end of the line there's only one place to go. Such is the realisation and primary motivating force at the heart of The Second of Three. For those whom fate has decreed birth and upbringing in a kind of no man's land - whether a figurative or literal one or a combination of both - the urge to find a sense of 'place' and 'belonging' may be ever more strongly felt.
The Seed Gatherers
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 144,950. Language: Australian English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In 2457, in the Dandenong Ranges, Melbourne, a crime committed by two young Norwegians is used by others as inspiration, plunging the region into chaos. Meanwhile, a new forest inhabitant is found and those who know must decide whether to reveal its secret. In this third book of the series (The Cicada, A Death In The Making), the bond between humans and their remarkable cats is further explored.