Books tagged: outback story

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Australian Riddle (Koala)
Price: Free! Words: 460. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015 by Springwood Emedia. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Australian Riddle (Koala). Can the dragonfly help young Joey find his way to his mum. Children bed time story that entertains with animals and creatures form the Australian outback.
The Windorah Job
Price: Free! Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The past catches up with everyone. In Jack's case, the past has a name – Jenny Tyler. What Jenny doesn’t realise yet is the Windorah Job is no ordinary job. The Windorah Job is a novella, the first part of ‘Beneath the Red Dust’.
The Shearer
Series: Outback Australia, 2014. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,370. Language: Australian English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00)
In 1891 Australian history changed forever because of 'The Great Shearers Strike of 1891' when shearers from across the country went on strike for better working conditions and wages. Joe Ryan was one of those shearers. This is his story.
The Pup
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: Australian English. Published: October 1, 2012 by MetaPlume. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
When Pete buys himself a kelpie pup on a whim one night he finds himself under pressure to prove the dog's worth on the sheep station, before the Overseer insists that the dog is not worth its keep. With the pup's strange habits he has is work cut out for him, until a pommy chap visits the station and the pup's destiny is changed once more.
Rascal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
(5.00)
A child finds an abandoned emu egg that is just hatching. The baby emu she names Rascal. Rascal gets up to all sorts of mischief but eventually grows up into a very responsible emu.
Close Call in Arnhem
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,340. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
It was most certainly a twist of fate that brought Mike McNamara, a Queensland Cattleman, and the beautiful Northern Territory Aerial Ambulance Nursing Sister Margaret O'Brien together on that fateful Flight 005 out of Darwin, the capital city of the Northern Territory in Australia.
Deepwater
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,960. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.00)
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.
Trek to the Victoria
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,680. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Little did Australian Fruit Farmer Brian Mitchell, a confirmed bachelor, know that the Safari he intended to join and enjoy as a well earned holiday would turn into a ife threatening saga of survival.
Stick Riders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
[Short Story] A larger-than-brains tale of rugged high adventure that lionizes two swashbuckling young explorers--tougher than biker gangers, more clever than sixty two percent of marsupials--as they straddle the unlikeliest of manly machines through the dry and deadly Australian Red Centre. A tale of men whose keen wits miss naught...and with glory.
Sunburnt Country
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
Sunburnt Country is a cartoon book about a family living in the Australian Outback in the 1980's.