Books tagged: outback

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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 » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
(4.00)
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.
Trekking To The Sunset
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
(5.00)
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.
Outback Australia: True Stories - Vol. 1
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Weird, wonderful and funny stories from remote Outback Australia, as told by law enforcers, fishermen, scientists, historians and others.
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 » Imagination & Play
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.
Malcolm Naden Ghost Of The Outback
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,550. Language: Australian English. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On the run for 7 years, Malcolm Naden Australia's most wanted fugitive. In June 2005, Naden disappeared from his grandparents home in West Dubbo, days before 24-year-old Kristy Scholes, the partner of his cousin, was found strangled in a bedroom of the home.
Waltzing Australia
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 149,810. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The award-winning travel narrative Waltzing Australia is a captivating memoir that offers a vivid portrayal of Australia, its history and legends, its wonders, its people, and its enduring beauty. It recounts the author’s six-month, 20,000-mile solo journey around and across the land Down Under, introducing readers to an often surprising land that can be as challenging as it is varied.
A Warrego Dreamer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Short verses from an outback Queensland poet- Betty Hockins
Dust Cloud
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
The stories of Australia's Aborigines date back thousands of years to the great Dreamtime, but still they impact on the people and the land of today. This tale describes how the ancient tales affect a series of events over several days as a violent windstorm sweeps New South Wales. One of a compilation of short stories called A Collection Of Dirty Little Stories.
A Collection Of Dirty Little Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
No erotica in this collection, despite the title! Just tales of people getting filthy mad at each other, commiting dirty deeds out of greed, lust or jealousy, and generally a whole swag of grubby goings-on. Some are filled with wry humour, others will make you laugh out loud, and some are filled with pathos. Adventure, mystery, smiles and history, there's something for everyone in this collection!
Deepwater
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,960. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
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Harry, Louise and their illegitimate baby are trapped in the poverty and violence of the Sydney slums where Harry lives by his fists, collecting debts for a bookie, because he's never had the chance to live any other way. When a neighbour, Prue, befriends them opportunity comes out of a violent tragedy but it will be how Harry responds to a threat that will define him as a man.