Books tagged: western australia

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Murder Among the Roses
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,690. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Detective Matt Allenby arrives in the small town of Taylors Crossing in the Darling Ranges east of Perth in Western Australia to investigate a murder, he little suspects he will be attracted to one of his suspects. He fights to not only discover the killer but also to hide his growing desire for the woman who might be the murderer.
Shift Happens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010 by Linda Phillips. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
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An Australian family on holiday get caught up in a dimensional shift. Where has the rest of the population gone? Who are these strangers? A tale of their life in a new world where spiritual values change for the better.
Paintings of Perth
Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Perth in Western Australia is a lovely city set on a wide river and the Indian Ocean. Internationally renowned artist Jeremy Holton has captured the City of Perth in the series of paintings displayed in this book. They are combined with the artist's notes written at the time of painting which tell the reader more about Perth and his feelings about the City.
Cappuccino Diva
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,780. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
At 21, Angie has returned to her hometown of Fremantle Australia, after a short stint in London. It's a novel about the joys of share-housing in your early twenties. It’s about love, saving a forest, starting your own rock band, and remembering that some boys are just not worth chasing. Runner Up for the TAG Hungerford Award in 2000. A charming novel, suitable for young adults and adults alike.
The Whens of Wittenoom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Chronology of the mining and use of blue asbestos from ancient to modern times with emphasis on the events at Wittenoom, Western Australia. This mining has resulted in WA having the highest rate of mesotelioma in the world. Includes comprehensive Bibliography.
Circuit Oct-Dec 2011
Price: Free! Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011 by Image Lab. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Circuit is the comprehensive exhibition listing for West Australian contemporary art galleries and museums published quarterly.
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.
The Driller's Wife and Other Kalgoorlie Crime Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,770. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gary is a hardworking surface driller, in Kalgoorlie, packing up his rig for a bush stint. He fights with his wife, Sarah, and leaves with tension in the air. On a rare night out, she meets a man and, within a week, her marriage is turned upside down. It is a poignant tale of the emotional cost of endless contract work away from the home, just like in Henry Lawson's The Drover's Wife.
Bitter Comes the Storm
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 139,860. Language: Australian English. Published: November 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
When Becky Cooper witnesses a friend's murder, ex Vietnam vet, Nick Manetti, shelves his quiet existence and reluctantly thrusts himself into war with the perpetrators reeking havoc on the town. When he puts his life on the line to rescue Becky from their clutches, all hell breaks loose.
Travelling Time Plains
Price: Free! Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
This is a poetry collection that scans many different topics: love, nature, travel, inspiration, history and general.