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Newcastle Short Story Award 2016
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 58,190. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Featuring the top 32 works selected by the judges, Dr Michael Sala and Glenys Osborne, this anthology is the result of the national competition awarding over $5000 in prizes.
Blitz PAMs
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 78,930. Language: British English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“Blitz Pams tells with astonishing vividness and compelling verve a story from a forgotten world – a North Eastern town during the Blitz. John Orton makes this lost world real again. Through the voice of the narrator, he succeeds in recreating the life and struggles of young people in conditions where they could feel they were making a difference." John Gray
A Year Down the Drain: Walking in Styx Creek, January to December
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,330. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015 by Hunter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Equal parts diary, inquiry and observation,the bestselling A Year Down the Drain invites you on ajourney with the author as walks a concrete drain in suburban Newcastle with his cairn terrier, Jambo.
A Feed of Fish with Freddie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,190. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Throughout the last two decades I have written many short stories. An idea just would come out of nowhere and sometimes after overhearing a passing conversation or seeing an interesting slice of life. Yes, catching snippets far too good to forget.
The story of Annie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,310. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
THE STORY OF ANNIE came from my love of motor vehicles, and I have been fortunate enough to own a number of them.
Dreamman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,660. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
≈DREAMMAN≈ grew onto paperback in 2004 from experiences I once encountered by my overimaginative dreams. This was influenced by a condition called sleep apnoea where I would momentarily stop breathing and cut off the oxygen source to my brain would be cut off.
All Strings Attached
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,460. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
How old is coal, and what if something very strange had been buried back when these coal seams were just rotting forests, way back in Permian times, way back around 250 million years ago? Uncover a ‘something’ buried for all this time? So lets tie it all together with … tie-it-with-string, yes tie it together with Stephan Hawkins’s string theory!
Inner Flash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
Poetry Saves Lives. 'Je suis Charlie' and 'Wear White this Morning' plus thirty-one other short stories and poems that says life is worth living. Includes the wonderful 'Wyee', 'Tipsy', 'Patting the Dog' and 'Tribute to Kiama' and 'Perpetual Train'. "For colour, word play and an outstanding use of rhythm, Garry's work is unbeatable."
31 Laman Street
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 158,950. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Wind back the clock to Newcastle, New South Wales, in 1971, a time of conscription and moratoriums, strikes and stand-offs, prayers and promiscuity. Prepare for a walk along a leafy Laman Street and taste the paranormal, where precarious forces lie in wait to trap the naïve and innocent. Get ready to meet Professor Howard Mycroft Calvert, because words can’t properly explain ‘what’ he actually is.
All With Smiling Faces
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,720. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
An early history of Newcastle United, investigating how the football club came to mean so much to so many supporters.