Books tagged: tasmania

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THE BULL CATCHERS - A Unique Journey Into the Wild Heart of Oz
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 67,500. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A young Texan is taken under the wing of the most outrageous characters in Crocodile Dundee country where he pursues the dangerous profession of "bull catching", capturing wild bulls and buffalos on the open range. Unlike pioneer Texans, the author, in bare feet, uses Toyotas instead of horses and throws them down by the tail instead of roping them. A one of a kind outback Australian adventure.
Martin Goes Floundering
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Pause and retreat. Martin and water don't mix. Follow Martin's and his family's exploits at your peril and get wet laughing.
Hawkins' Grove
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,850. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Lillian Langley is a young single woman living with her family in the highlands of Tasmania, she ends up with child. Disowned by her father, she flees the family farm where she is waylaid by two masked men. While escaping she falls over a cliff. Because of her injuries, her clearly marked trail is found leading to the river where it is presumed she has drowned. Everyone believes her dead
Mountain Pride
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,090. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Battling his own personal demons, Leif O'Connor is forced to see to the survival of his fellow passengers whom he feels nothing but contempt when the plane they are travelling in crashes in the snow laden Central Highlands of Tasmania.
Jeremy Kane: A Canadian historical adventure novel of the 1837 Mackenzie Rebellion and its brutal aftermath in the Australian penal colonies.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 116,230. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Jeremy Kane: A Canadian Historical Adventure Novel Of The 1837 Mackenzie Rebellion And Its Brutal Aftermath In The Australian Penal Colonies. A young Ontario rebel's adventures in love, politics and war, amidst violent events that helped shape Canada's early nationhood. Romantically involved with two beautiful and very different young sisters, Jeremy is caught up in the 1837 Mackenzie Rebellion.
14 Fun Facts About Tasmanian Devils: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books ยท 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
It is one of the meanest, nastiest animals alive. The Tasmanian Devil hates just about everything. Here are some fun facts about these angry little creatures. What is a Tasmanian devil’s favorite food? How much can a Tasmanian devil eat in 30 minutes? How big is a devil when it is born? What happens to a devil’s ears when it gets angry? Learn the answer to these questions and more!
When The Bough Breaks
Series: Australian historical novel - The Katy Tree, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,780. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
Set in Hobart, Australia, in the mid 1870s 21 year old Meg Hamilton arrives from England to discover why she has not heard from her grandmother for two years. After learning that her beloved Grandma Kate is serving a prison sentence for a murder committed twenty-eight years ago, Meg sets out to prove her innocent, and her quest reveals the past.
The Bat And The Rainbow
Price: Free! Words: 80. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » General
a magazine about everything. everything about a magazine.
The Sable Provenance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,760. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This 200-year saga (1790 – 1990) is a close-to-true novel that began with a criminal family in England, another in Scotland, and a family of nobles in Ireland. It is the story of how they came to be in Australia and how the progress of convicts and aristocrats resulted in the SABLE siblings of Western Australia.
Crosscultural Doctoring.On and Off the beaten Path
Price: Free! Words: 73,290. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is about my academic career as an Ob&Gyn; my decision at 55 to jump in the unknown; my work abroad; and how I accomplished this. The book is a series of loosely connected anecdotes, medical and non medical, funny and not so funny. I will convey the excitement and satisfaction of this decision. The hope is that the book will inspire others to make the jump and may be even to write their story