Books tagged: sydney

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Blue (A short story of Words and Witches)
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.33)
For centuries the Seleighe have kept imprisoned a nameless, monstrous God. But the seal is failing, and Veresan of the Summer Fire must travel far beyond his own land to prevent disaster.
The Good Harvest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,870. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00)
It's 1814 in London, and Harold Hammonds has come a long way in his 24 years. He's second officer aboard the merchant vessel "The Good Harvest", bound for Sydney with a cargo of settlers goods, topped off with a parcel of transported convicts. It's a hell voyage, ending with a storm that wrecks them on an island off the west coast of New Zealand. Should he stay? Will he claim this grand place?
Custodian
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,740. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
There may come a point in the future, or perhaps it's already been reached, where the power of multi-national corporations is as great as national Governments. That is the theme taken for this third book in the author's 'first contact' series. If Governments can't regulate vast corporations who knows what unspeakable horrors might be going on?
Between Careers
You set the price! Words: 40,270. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A novel set in Sydney in the late 1970s, described as witty and satirical, taking us into the life of a classy call girl. First published in 1989, the new ebook edition has new Afterwords by the author. Between Careers takes a close look at the moral values of both the ancient profession and of more conventional ways of living. The prose is spare and sparkling.
Sheila Power An entertainment
You set the price! Words: 117,260. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Sheila Power has been described as “A rattling good read that defies pigeon holing into any one genre." It combines a comedy of manners with a thriller. First published in 1997; seen as both a continuation and break with the author's writing. This new ebook comes with the author's Afterwords.
Pagan
You set the price! Words: 56,870. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Based on a true story, set in Sydney in the 1950s, Pagan is about the new music, the new migrations and the old magick. First published in 1990, it was described as brilliantly written and a narrative tour-de-force. This new ebooks edition has Afterwords by the author.
0-200, $3M
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,580. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
This is a story about international sports car racing; books like this can get horribly technical, so this one is, possibly uniquely, told from a team sponsor's perspective. To enjoy this book it helps if words like Ferrari, Corvette, Porsche and Lamborghini make you salivate, but it isn't actually necessary. It's a glamorous, exciting story with much going on apart from the racing
Nathaniel's Bloodline
Series: The Asker Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,050. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.50)
A novel about Australian First Fleet convicts and their families. Nathaniel's Bloodline is based on historical events in the earliest days of convict settlement in New South Wales. It is also about fair-dinkum Aussie battlers chasing their dreams, and running from gangsters and corrupt law men. Fast moving, gripping action with lots of twists and turns.
Work & Travel Australia: the Essential Guide
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 11,010. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Planning to get a Working Holiday visa for Australia? Already there? Save time and money: this is the ultimate guide if you're visiting Australia on a temporary work visa, written by someone who's done it. You'll find bank account comparisons, phone plan comparisons and easy-to-follow instructions for getting your tax and super back as quickly and cheaply as possible.
American Aussie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
On a Greencard Roadtrip Staying at Citizen Hotel. Find out about the intricate process of obtaining a greencard from a first-person account - blood, sweat & tears. Well, no blood really, but an awful lot of drama, where you'll learn one of life's biggest lessons… Be a part of a powerful personal story, where persistence and hard work can lead.