Books tagged: outback

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Ranga Plays Australia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,070. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
A lad in a small village that would later become part of the great city of Bangalore dreams of playing cricket against Australia. As this is 1949 this must be an impossible drea. But, once a dream gets out there, amazing things may happen...
My Uncle's Lunch Box
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Uncle Bill travels and works his way around the world, having adventures along the way. Wherever he goes, he always has his special lunch box with him, and it comes in handy as he encounters lakemaids, cuckoo chicks, bears, pirates and flying saucers. When he returns home, he entertains his family with his tales.
Outback Australia: True Stories - Vol. 1
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 17,570. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Weird, wonderful and funny stories from remote Outback Australia, as told by law enforcers, fishermen, scientists, historians and others.
Trekking To The Sunset
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Three children with their five horses trek through outback Australia. They travel through some remote regions from Western Queensland to the Northern Territory. Along the way they have some lively adventures. The young writer was eight years old when she wrote this and all the experiences are based on her own life living in outback Australia.
Pinched or Planted? - The Cungelella Cattle Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 176,380. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
It’s a modern day, Australian real-life Whodunnit - Two mobs of cattle. - Hysteria. - A posse of police and neighbours. - A man charged with cattle rustling Accused of a crime he did not commit, it appeared as if the system was manipulated to point the finger at Graeme and away from other suspects. But it won’t end there. The McDonalds are honest and innocent. This book is their story.
Back to the Warrego
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
Bush verse by Majella Stapleton, a bush poet from the south west outback region of Queensland, Australia. These stories in verse are snippets of life on a local level in Charleville - a typical small outback town, remote from the services and value systems of the bustling cities on the eastern seaboard. Majella's wry humor flavors her stories.
Encontro com o Passado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Quando seu avô teve um infarto, Glen O'Pedy deixou a vida na cidade para trás e voltou para a fazenda da família no coração do Outback. A vida seguia tranquila, e assim foi até que a Grande Seca o fez conhecer Andy. A bela e jovem tosquiadora que percorria o Outback australiano atrás de um segredo e virou seu mundo de cabeça para baixo.
Encuentro con el pasado
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,440. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Cuando su abuelo sufrió un ataque al corazón, Glen O'Pedy dejó atrás su vida en la ciudad y regresó al rancho familiar en el corazón del Outback. La vida transcurría tranquila y así fue hasta que la Gran Sequía le hizo conocer a Andy. La hermosa y joven esquiladora que recorría el Outback detrás de un secreto y puso su mundo patas arriba.
Blood in the Dust (A Zoe Carter mystery)
Series: Zoe Carter Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,360. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Zoe Carter stares in horror at the pool of blood lying in the dust at her feet. Where is Martin? And where is his boss, the archaeologist Dr Dirk Smithers? Somewhere in the vast, ancient landscape of the remote Kimberleys a killer lurks who will stop at nothing to get what he wants. In her desperation to track him down, Zoe finds herself drawn into a situation that threatens her life.
Encounter With the Past
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,840. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012 by Candice Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When his grandfather had a heart attack, Glen O'Pedy left the life in the city backwards and turned for the farm of the family in heart of the Outback. The life was still calm and he was thinking that the great challenge of his life was to face the constant droughts that devastate the region and destroy the flocks. And so it was up to what the Great Drought the fez to know Andy.