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Here's the Thing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,970. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
When Zel is forced to move to Sydney for a year for her dad’s job, she has to leave her best friend/epic crush and their unfinished subway project behind in New York City. Zel tells herself she’ll just wait it out until she can get back. But as she finds new friends and a new life in Sydney, she must figure out how to move on while leaving no one behind.
Easy Does It
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,650. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Every pub in the world is a repository for a rich tapestry of yarns, some true, others fictitious. "Easy Does It" is the second collection of quirky tales from the King's Head in Newtown, narrated by the pub's resident bookie, "Eggo", who doubles up as a chook-raffler to deflect police attention.
Black Night Orange Day
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 41,030. Language: Australian English. Published: August 26, 2016 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Coming of age
Hit-and-run, drug dealers, spiked drinks, a Queen Bitch, loneliness, friendship and love. All of it, and more, happened on one dark night around Wakehurst Parkway in the northern beaches of Sydney. Yet, as different as the frightening events seemed, there was a connection between them and those involved in them. Could it all be resolved before the dawning of the Orange Day? It seemed unlikely.
Town Houses
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Town Houses is a short story about two neighbouring couples.
John Laurie and the Rum Hospital
Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
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This is a short account of John Laurie, the clerk of works to the merchant-contractors who built Sydney’s 'Rum Hospital'. Transported for larceny, Laurie became a wealthy trader only to lose his fortune, become embroiled in a constitutional crisis, find himself transported to Moreton Bay and re-establish himself in New Zealand.
The Key to Starveldt
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,650. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by Ford Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The castle of Starveldt is waiting. Having escaped once from Sanguisidera, Solace and her friends travel to the Rookery. Magical and wild, the Rookery tests them all in preparation for the crossing to Starveldt. The threat of Lord Grief continues to grow; old betrayals, lies and secrets boil to the surface. As danger closes in, can they make peace? Or will the the Bloodkin triumph?
Solace and Grief: The Rare Book One
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,800. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by Ford Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Solace Morgan was born a vampire. Raised in foster care, she has always tried to keep her abilities secret, until an eerie encounter with a faceless man prompts her to run away.Solace soon becomes caught up in a strange, more vibrant world than she ever knew existed. But when the mysterious Professor Lukin takes an interest in her friends, she is forced to start asking questions of her own.
Avstralska čajanka
Price: Free! Words: 16,200. Language: Slovenian. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Caroline Ward se iz Anglije preseli v Avsralijo zaradi napredovanja v službi. Tam pa njena hčerka zboli in skupaj z družino se morajo preseliti v mesto. Caroline in njen mož preživljata preveč časa skupaj na kmetiji kar zamaje njun zakon. Vprašanje je, ali bosta težavam kos, ali se bo zgodilo kaj nepričakovanega.
Letters from Australia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Meant to be a long and "unplugged" holiday, far away from computers and her colleagues at work, Christine's plan to let her friends know her whereabouts, morphed quickly into a unique and personal travelog, painting a personal impression of late nineties Australia. There are bigger and longer travel books about the enormous land of contrasts which is Australia, but few so intimate and revealing.
Royal Venom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,530. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Collin Roggero, hero of Legacy, becomes a pawn in an aristocratic power play. Stuck in the Australian Outback, Can Collin entrust a black-market profiteer to help prevent a royal tragedy? To succeed, he and his wary ally must disarm a gang of fundamental extremists before a future monarch's visit to Australia.