Books tagged: western australia

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A Collection Of Poetry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: Australian English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dawn Pitts began her career as a writer of children’s stories but after joining a writing group in 1999, gradually went on to other genres of writing. It was during the early years of her career she showed an interest in poetry, and has put together her first collection for your enjoyment. Dawn's poetry tells a story and she hopes they make people smile as they recall similar experiences.
Bridge Across The Years
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,560. Language: Australian English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Doctor Ambrose Whittiker, a descendant of the first settlers, who landed on Cockburn Sound in 1833, takes his wife, Sarah and son, Ambrose junior (AJ) from Fremantle, to live in Dwellingup a small settlement on the edge of the Darling Range to care for the families of mill workers who cut timber for export all over the world. Many families in Australia and overseas are shattered because of war.
A New Beginning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: Australian English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Book Two of the series relating the Everett and Murphy families, draws the reader into the sometimes complicated everyday lives of the early settlers in the state of Western Australia and the love, drama, and heartache that beset most families of the era. This book covers the years from 1896 to 1900 and the birth of a new nation. How do the years unfold for them and the new nation?
Benedict Lovelace and the Travelling Show
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,890. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Adventure » General
Benedict Lovelace engages 19-year-old Tommy Turkin to do some rat catching, renovations, and recruiting for his bold new ‘project’ - a travelling show. Tommy Turkin’s ‘Golden Boys’ train hard, swim well, and learn a host of new skills in Old Fremantle without really knowing what their role is going to be. In early 1898, they travel to Kalgoorlie, but not everyone looks forward to their arrival!
Western Australia Through My Lens Vol 1
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: Australian English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
These images were collected from the 1980's to late 1990's when I lived in Kununurra which is located in the East Kimberley region of Western Australia.
The First Five Years: Port Hedland 1965 - 1970
Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2015 by What Else is Possible?. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Imagine leaving everything you know—your job, family, friends; your country—and setting off on a journey that will take you 20,000 km across the planet to a remote, isolated town where you are not known, have no job and must begin creating your life; would you do it?
The Pilbara Affair
Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 18. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,440. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The Pilbara in the searing heat of Western Australia is not a place for the faint hearted. Billions of dollars are made from mining iron ore for sale. Who would care if two Aboriginal men are murdered so that someone can get their hands on a mine owned by a beautiful widow? Ex Police Detective Ben Hood ends up in the middle of a brutal family war which plunges him into The Pilbara Affair.
There Were Three Ships
Price: $3.83 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Three shiploads of settlers sail for a magnificent, isolated bay to establish a Utopia. But Australia, the oldest continent, settled by Europeans less than 100 years before, strikes back at the intruders through its climate, terrain and proud first people. Here in full for the first time is the award-winning story of the doomed Camden Harbour expedition of 1864-65.
The Trustees
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,980. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Follow the account of the discovery and execution of a Will drawn up in South Africa in 1901, discovered in Western Australia in 1960 with designated partner in Scottish legal practice tasked as Executor.)
Terror Stash
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,580. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A stash of terrorists in a tiny town? No one believes her. American diplomat Montana Dela Vega discovers terrorists deep in the Australian bush. Only the terrifying Caden Rawn and local cop Steve Scarborough believe her, but their investigations entwine them in tragedy and fear.