Books tagged: western australia

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The Lone Pine
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,070. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
(5.00)
Dutchman Gerry van der Ham came upon the War Memorial in Bridgetown, WA, in 1981. Because of a chance encounter with one of the residents, he decided to make it his lifework to find the final resting places of the 46 men whose names are on the memorial statue. His quest took 25 years and was finished a week before Gerry died in 2006. Gerry van der Ham is our dad and this is his story.
Walpole Were
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,960. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 30, 2018 by Learning To Surf Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00)
Sighting: Possible Canid. Likely a werewolf Location: Walpole, Western Australia Status: Developing—tracking and research
Guardians of the Backwater
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 165,680. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A freelance journalist stumbles upon meeting three men at a coffee shop, two are CIA and one is their clandestine mafia asset. After becoming acquainted with them over a time drinking coffee, the journalist shares with them his gift of being able to interpret his own dreams, which the CIA men later confirm that he is obtaining facts of their local illegal operations. A cat and mouse game ensues.
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: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,440. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00)
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.