Books tagged: outback stories

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The Eulo Queen and Other Outback and Opal Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,160. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
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).
My Uncle's Lunch Box
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: 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.
Fair Dinkum Yarns from the Australian View
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,170. Language: Australian English. Published: February 6, 2013 by MetaPlume. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Get ready to laugh, to be moved and to soak in the spirit of the Outback. It is rare that an Australian, who had such wonderful experiences in their youth as a stockman, comes to fictionalise those times with such candour and humour. This anthology will take you back to Outback Queensland in the 1950s and 60s, where vast skies and plains were the backdrop to mateship, boozing, thieves, sheep dogs
Beyond the Crossing
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Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In 'Beyond the Crossing', Liz and her partner Martin, lived together in Melbourne in the early 1970s. Nearly everyone was attending antiwar protests and smoking dope in dimly lit folk clubs. They found they had inadvertently joined the rat race and decided to move to outback Australia and work in an Aboriginal community. It changes their lives forever.