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The Last Babel
You set the price! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Takes place in a post-global warming civilisation - there has been a biological attack on the d'Urville Antarctic colony and our heroes' last act is to write a computer program that will thwart the spread of the pathogen.
Breaking Fences
Series: The Kids of Welles Bend. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: Australian English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Special Needs, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Brad runs because it’s the one thing in his life he can do right. And what makes it better is he can see Beauty, the white pony he’s befriended, every day. But when Beauty goes missing after a storm, can Brad find her? Or will his past behaviour put the pony’s safety – and her life – in danger?
Monkey Signs
Series: The Kids of Welles Bend. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: Australian English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Dean’s father works at Welles Bend Wildlife Park, and Dean has been friends with one of the squirrel monkeys, Allukah, ever since he went deaf seven years ago. But Dean has a secret, one that happened by accident, and one that he can’t tell anyone about. Until Allukah needs his help, and he has no choice…
Moving to Tasmania. By Someone who Did.
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
I moved to the beautiful island state of Tasmania after more than 20 years living in Darwin, in Australia's far north. It has been a joy living on the island, but there are things prospective new residents need to know before making the big move.
One Step at a Time
Series: The Kids of Welles Bend. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: Australian English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Special Needs, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Dance
Lara has cerebral palsy. The doctors said she’d never walk. She proved them wrong. Now Lara’s got another goal, and she’s sworn her older sister Allie to secrecy. All will be revealed at Welles Bend Primary School’s Year Six Graduation. But can Lara and her friend Tamsin pull off their daring plan, and convince Lara’s parents to let her follow her dream?
Thylacine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,880. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Thylacine is a story of reunion and separation paralleling the beautiful land and difficult history of Tasmania and its native inhabitants.
Second Chances
Series: The Kids of Welles Bend. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: Australian English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Tamsin has been bounced from foster home to foster home. Now she’s living on the remote coast of Tasmania, wondering if she’s ever going to fit in anywhere. Then she finds a fur seal on the beach, its body tangled in fishing line. Can Tamsin help the seal? And can the seal help Tamsin break free of the past?
Tasmanian Devils: A Horror Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: Australian English. Published: October 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Kat hates camping with a passion but agrees to head off into Tasmania’s wilderness with her husband in an effort to save their marriage. Matt, a fan of truly roughing it, chooses to pitch their tent away from the designated areas, well off the established walking tracks. As darkness descends, the night creatures make their presence known, and not all of them are friendly.
More Dick Sleuth Mysteries - Volume 2
Price: $2.45 USD. Words: 116,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
MORE DICK SLEUTH MYSTERIES. Dick is back! What more can we say? These new adventures pose more problems and solutions for Tasmania's Number One Detective. Dick likes to call a spade a spade. In such mysteries as The Howling Man, Dick Sleuth: Criminal, The Stopped Watch, Death in Paradise - Murder in Purgatory and the other intriguing stories in this collection, Dick finds more than just a spade...
All My Friends Are Characters
Price: Free! Words: 33,350. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
One day, after years interviewing strangers in my job as a journalist, I started wondering what it would be like to interview people I know. I rounded up twelve of my bravest friends. I gave them baked goods, hot drinks and questions; they gave me their stories. This is the result.