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The Underground by 
Jen Dennis . The Underground
Jen Dennis


Three years after surviving the London bombings, Jordan Kennedy's life is still in pieces. His fifteen-year-old sister, Amy Kennedy, was killed in the blasts, and ever since Jordan has struggled to deal with the loss. However, one evening Jordan receives a puzzling letter from Australia. It is an urgent plea for help, signed by his dead sister Amy. Desperate for a miracle, Jordan embarks on a journey to find the truth. If his sister really is alive, Jordan will stop at nothing to bring her home.

Format: Paperback / ebook
ISBN: 978-1-925209-07-5
RRP: $24.95


The Magpies Nest by Jacqueline Perry-Strickland . The Magpies Nest
Jacqueline Perry-Strickland


A costume shop. An enchanted gown. A mystery. A romance. A novel

After living it up in London on a working holiday, Sally Boleyn returns to Australia with a thud. Her travels, experiences, and getting of wisdom abroad ensure she comes back a changed woman. But life in Perth has not changed. Her parents blather about neighbourhood trivialities, and the biggest things in her friends’ lives are their trips to Bali, dates with footballers, and home renovations. Sally struggles to accept life in her home town – ‘Dullsville’...  

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-925209-11-2
RRP: $24.95


The Antidotes to Modern Living by Dr X . The Antidotes to Modern Living
Dr X


A user-friendly book of ‘poetic justice’ that will have you smiling, musing, nodding, and effortlessly stepping along a path to greater fulfilment.


Format: ebook
ISBN: 978-1-925171-72-3
RRP: $7.99


Captain G-String by 
JP Borsini . Captain G-String
JP Borsini


One of Sydney's most infamous characters finally lifts the lid on growing up on the world's most famous harbour at a time of zero political correctness.

"You'll gulp this down like a 'Pine Lime Splice' in a hot westerly. Sensational Sydney story like you've never heard before!"
Wendy Harmer - Author, Radio Show Host & Comedian

Format: Paperback/ebook
ISBN: 978-1-925171-85-3
RRP: $5.99


Moonless Night 
Floriminda by Edar Reid . Moonless Night
Floriminda Edar Reid


Alana was intrigued by the mysterious young man that spoke briefly and coldly with her. She become obsessed with finding out about him, and by the time she thought she knew him, it was too late. She was in the labyrinth with her own pursuit.



Format: Paperback/ebook
ISBN: 978-1-925171-42-6
RRP: $19.95


Elusive Dreams by Floriminda Edar Reid . Elusive Dreams
Floriminda Edar Reid


A sequel to Moonless Light

Love is the very food of life–or the death of it. Alana’s life changed forever the night she learned the dark and seductive truth of blood–and those who crave it.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-925171-41-9
RRP: $19.95


The Janus Reaction 
by M.F. Ball . The Janus Reaction
M.F. Ball


The Janus Reaction tells the story of a boy of great promise born into the destruction of World War 1 within war-torn London.
His family of roots still firmly Up-North centre the boy and his three sisters as all four are nurtured towards great things albeit in vastly different directions.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-925171-43-3
RRP: $19.95


The Saviour . The Saviour
Ben Andersen


“I am the saviour of all mankind, and I have come to teach the Wisdom of Life.”
The second coming was a little off the mark. In an age of over-population and the mass destruction of nature, The Saviour probes into the primary tension of the modern world. Despite congratulating ourselves as being the most advanced form of life in the known universe, does our species even have the ability to prevent the mass extinction of life and the ruin of the planet?

Format: Paperback / ebook
ISBN: 978-1-925086-73-7
RRP: $24.40


The Asian Century 
by Ben Andersen . The Asian Century
Ben Andersen


“...this is my confession: I am a white Australian, and I have absolutely no idea who I am.”
The Asian Century wrestles with the issues of identity and tribalism in the modern age of globalisation. It analyses the mixed feelings of desire and repulsion regarding Asia and multiculturalism in Australia, and delves into the tensions that lie in our ambiguous future on the fringes of the emerging region.

Format: Paperback / ebook
ISBN: 978-1-925086-72-0
RRP: $29.50


Well 37 
by W. John Hackwell . Well 37
W. John Hackwell


Well 37 is a satirical adventure story full of action and outlandish characters, a gonzo drama in which the sophisticated Jewish urbanite, Joe finds himself screwing up big time. But it is also a serious exposé of the life of a people exploited, dispossessed, and broken by a country that does not love them and the forces of international politics and capitalism and the grubby hand of local power.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-925171-55-6
RRP: $39.95


The Shining Light of Ennendreal by L.M. Quilliamby Ben Andersen . The Shining Light of Ennendreal
L.M. Quilliam


Waking in the middle of a grassy plain covered in cuts and bruises and completely alone, the man who calls himself Rory has no idea who he is, where he is or how he got there. With little more than a Crystal Sword in his possession Rory sets off on a journey of self discovery, unaware that he is already hunted. What follows is anything but ordinary as the lives of those he comes to meet are thrown into disarray as the woman he comes to love is kidnapped by those hunting him.

Format: Paperback / ebook
ISBN: 9781925171389
RRP: $t.b.c.


Mass Psychosis 
by Dr Giordana Hrga . Mass Psychosis
Dr Giordana Hrga


Mass Psychosis is an exploration of Dr Giordana Hrga’s concept of social dysmorphia. It unveils the nuances of the search for self within a society where mental illness prevails in all forms. Snapshots of codes, patterns, and ancient symbols are drawn together through a maze of interconnecting personal memories. It is tragic, funny, despairing, and heart-warming in its authenticity, coloured with ample brush strokes of artistic license. The work is as black as it is bland, and as complex as it is simple. Mass Psychosis is a literary gestalt.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-925171-15-0
RRP: $17.95


Shakespeare's Will by Meredith Whitford . Shakespeare's Will
Meredith Whitford


The last man well-off, clever and attractive Anne Hathaway needs is the penniless eighteen-year-old son of a disgraced and bankrupt glovemaker. But she shares unhappy William Shakespeare's secret dreams ... and she's pregnant with his child.
A sublime historical novel. It flows, it's real, the characters are honest, and their actions are consistent with their belief systems and their deepest feelings ... a joy. Whitford's writing is impeccable. Historical fact melds seamlessly with historical fiction.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-925171-13-6
RRP: $29.95


Absent by Jonathan Cass . Absent
Jonathan Cass


Frances Calwell is abducted. Her fiancé, Pete Mallory calls in the police and a policewoman from Missing Persons takes an interest in the case long after the matter has been passed on to the detectives. In time, it becomes evident that a top gangster is involved but because of his association with important people, the investigation stalls and becomes a political football.It is this association, particularly with a crooked cop that ultimately costs him dearly.

Format: Paperback / ebook
ISBN: 978-1-925171-07-5
RRP: 24.95


Unbreakable 
by Christy Heather Roberts . Unbreakable
Christy Heather Roberts


Ungainly and honest, Britney Louise is sent to a school full of rich, privileged young ‘ladies’ - the ladies of Liberty Ladies College. Outcast and alone, she walks the echoing corridors accompanied only by her dreams and the books she reads at lunchtime, while others talk. This is the story of her survival.


Published: March 2014
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-925086-74-4
RRP: 24.95


The View from One Tree Hill by Ian Bradshaw . The View from One Tree Hill
Ian Bradshaw


Tensions between the families of two of Reverton’s real estate agencies, the Parnhams and the Copelands, have simmered since a disputed land deal generations ago. These tensions come to the boil when both families find themselves drawn into in a Family Law Court battle which becomes intertwined with the disputed land deal.

Published: March 2014
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-925086-63-8
RRP: 29.95


Dark Secrets 
by AM Hudson . Dark Secrets
AM Hudson


How can you be attracted to a guy who just said he wants to kill you?
Ara-Rose asks herself the same question. She's been torn away from her old life, thrown into a new one in a new country, and in the midst of death, heartache and depression, she finds herself in love with a vampire--one who kills people with his teeth!

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-925086-55-3
RRP: 29.95


An Older Person's Guide to Travelling Lightly 
by Pat Reynolds . An Older Person's Guide to Travelling Lightly
Pat Reynolds


A child missing is said to be a parent’s worst nightmare; however, what if a parent, or grandparent, has disappeared without trace in the jungle in a foreign country? Robert’s mother is on holiday in Sabah, Malaysia, when the Tour bus she is in is hijacked and all on board are taken hostage – all except his mother – so where is she now?

Format: eBook
ISBN: 978-1-925086-92-8
RRP: 4.99


A Darker Green by Matthew Keegan . A Darker Green
Matthew Keegan


Sean Doherty, a conscripted Australian soldier, is sick of the messy Vietnam War and yearns to go home. Home, however, has changed. His country has no sympathy and those closest to him are not what they seem. It is here he realises a soldier may leave the war but the war will never leave him. The killing machine the Australian army had trained for war has just come home.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781925086492
RRP: 24.95


A Darker Green by Matthew Keegan . McCullocks Gold
LA Johannsen


When the pilot of a light aircraft reports an abandoned vehicle in the desert country north of the Plenty Highway on Tarlton Downs Station, bush policeman Senior Constable Rick Frazier is sent from Harts Range to investigate. His regular assistant is away on tribal business, so he calls at Bonya Community to recruit Jack Cadney – a bush mechanic with previous experience as a Police Aide. Cadney can hardly believe it. Why would anyone abandon a perfectly good tray back 4x4 Nissan Patrol in the middle of nowhere? ...And where is the driver?

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781925086423
RRP: 19.95


Conversations and Adventures 
by Simone Diston
. Conversations and Adventures
Simone Diston


In our everyday life, we often come across obstacles that we are not sure how we can overcome. In our quest to find an answer, we commonly seek advice from those people that we know and take an emotional journey in order to find a practical solution. But what if just a simple conversation with a complete stranger could give you those answers that you seek? What if venturing into unknown terrain and taking an unknown path could help you find the answer?

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781925086416
RRP: 19.95


Cargo Cult 
by Nick Gorshenin . Cargo Cult
Nick Gorshenin

Descendants of Samurai and vagabonds of the Pacific - they all want the cargo.

Epic events in Japan lead to a modern day heist and a fascinating chase through the volcanic isles of Vanuatu. Rare 17th century fusuma – a set of decorative gold leaf panels are worth a fortune to those with more ambition than scruples. The Path and Glory fusuma are coveted by Japanese Yakuza, ruthless crooks from Hawai’i and young cavaliers in the South Pacific. They all want the prize.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781925086034
RRP: $29.95


Treason 
by Meredith Whitford . Treason
Meredith Whitford

It was a time of war. A time of battles. And a time of Treason.

As the Lancastrian forces struggle to win the English crown in the Wars of the Roses, Martin Robsart sees his parents killed and his home destroyed. Orphaned and alone, he grows up to serve his cousins, the Yorkist kings Edward IV and Richard III. And the boy becomes first a man – and then a soldier.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922204974
RRP: $21.95


Heartland by Terri Sedmak . Heartland
Terri Sedmak

On the Side of Angels, The Liberty & Property Legends Volume 1


Wyoming Territory, 1883... Three families. One Alliance. A cold-blooded murder. The secrets. The conflict. The passion. And the fight for justice. Adventure and romance will not be denied anyone who has the courage to be free.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781921787393
RRP: $34.95


Empire for Liberty by Terri Sedmak . Empire for Liberty
Terri Sedmak

Dangerous Lullaby, The Liberty & Property Legends Volume 2


Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1885... The stakes are higher than they have ever been before. An unseen peril remains unchecked. Who will rise to the challenge? Who will love and who will lie? What secrets will be uncovered? And who will survive the unleashing of the ultimate weapon? Their darkest hour is coming...

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781921787638
RRP: $34.95


First Country 
by Terri Sedmak . First Country
Terri Sedmak

Tinged with Rose, The Liberty & Property Legends Volume 3


The grand adventure of The West & Gilded Age America continues…
As winter maintains its grip in March of 1885, the hunt for Loren Bodecker is on! In the aftermath of the maverick attacks, with tensions escalating, relationships begin to deepen, complicating the path of justice and the lives of all involved.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781925086195
RRP: $34.95


A Simple Act of Vengeance 
by Andrew Giles .

A Simple Act of Vengeance
Andrew Giles


Peter grant, a small town plumber, seeks revenge for the murder of his wife. He finds and disposes of the killer, Karel Dubcek, a vicious drug dealer. Dubcek’s father sends hired killers after Grant and his one-time lover, Marian Watson and they find themselves caught up in a vendetta, until Grant sets out to stop the threat to them both, once and for all.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922204745
RRP: $27.95


Cockatoo Conspiracy by 
John Kevan .

Cockatoo Conspiracy
John Kevan


In September 1945, Captain Chuck O’Donnell and the aircrew on board the B-29 transport known as Daisy Mae, were ordered to fly from Darwin to Learmonth, with seven Australian nurses on board, but were diverted to Broome for engine repairs. The nurses, lead by Jenny Hopkins-Jones, were sent on to Perth, and the B-29 was ordered to return to Darwin. Daisy Mae never made it.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922204653
RRP: $32.95


Capable of Murder .

A Wicked Design
Brian Kavanagh

A Belinda Lawrence Mystery
Belinda Lawrence returns to her home town of Melbourne, to discover a murder that's close to her heart. A murder which leads to the seat of political power, Parliament House.
The various threads of deceit and intrigue are gradually unravelled and, with Hazel Whitby at her side, Belinda is confronted by warring political factions.
The mystery deepens with the discovery of a priceless historical item, of value to both political powers, and which places Belinda's life in jeopardy.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-192508-606-5
RRP: $19.95


Capable of Murder .

Capable of Murder
Brian Kavanagh

A Belinda Lawrence Mystery
The old lady’s body lay at the foot of the stairs. The police believe it was an accidental fall that killed great-aunt Jane. Young Australian, Belinda Lawrence is convinced it was murder and when she inherits her great-aunt’s ancient cottage and garden on the outskirts of Bath, England, she finds herself deep in a taut mystery surrounding her legacy.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-922204-52-3
RRP: $19.95


The Embroidered Corpse .

The Embroidered Corpse
Brian Kavanagh

A Belinda Lawrence Mystery
Two startling murders that replicate the death of a mediaeval English king and the discovery of a mysterious ancient tapestry lead Belinda Lawrence and her associate Hazel Whitby into a vortex of suspense involving a bizarre religious cult, an enigmatic academic, a group of monks devoted to aggression and clues to a thrilling conspiracy nearly a thousand years old. This is the second in the Belinda Lawrence Mystery Series and continues the lively young Australian's adventures in England with the same degree of wicked humour and heart-stopping excitement.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-922204-49-3
RRP: $19.95


Bloody Ham 
by Brian Kavanagh .

Bloody Ham
Brian Kavanagh

A Belinda Lawrence Mystery
'The third adventure for Belinda and Hazel continuing the pace and humour that readers have come to acknowledge and appreciate. Excitement and tension begin on the first day of filming a Restoration drama on location at the historic Jacobean mansion, Ham House in Surrey when one of the leading players collapses and dies. With the death ruled non-accidental the director, producer and members of the cast are all suspects.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-922204-50-9
RRP: $19.95


A Canterbury Crime 
by Brian Kavanagh .

A Canterbury Crime
Brian Kavanagh

A Belinda Lawrence Mystery
The ancient walled city of Canterbury has held many secrets over the centuries but none more mysterious than the death of Professor de Gray. Called in to evaluate the contents of his Tudor Manor House, Belinda and Hazel are confronted with a number of suspects who would benefit from the book the Professor was about to publish. As they get to know those associated with the Manor House, Belinda and Hazel discover another murder and an intricate web of secrets that leads them to life-threatening danger and finally to the killer, in this fourth book of the series.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-922204-51-6
RRP: $19.95


Flat Track by 
Loukas Mexis .

Flat Track
Loukas Mexis

'On the turns, where you defy physics and velocity beats mass, that’s where winners are made’ Flat track is the essence of motorcycle racing, and the Indy Mile is the place where legends are born and worshipped. It is the blinding lights that heat up the whole field, turning the atmosphere around the track into a sauna and making skin sweat beneath the leather overalls. It is the thousands of people cheering twenty-five hellishly-fast machines fighting for the number-one plate.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922204417
RRP: $18.95


Esteban's Conclusions 
Erfan Daliri by Loukas Mexis .

Esteban's Conclusions
Erfan Daliri

‘For as long as life affords you a page, scribe your story my friend, that when your soul returns home, your influence upon this world will continue with no end,’ Sharma advised Esteban as he gently toked the fire before continuing, ‘for without wandering sages and lonely poets, to whom will the people turn when they need solace?”
Along the journey to self-realisation chronicled in Esteban’s Hypothesis, our protagonist, Esteban, keeps a poetic journal, the purpose of which is ever changing and often times unclear. The following compilation is that journal.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 978-1-922204-60-8
RRP: 27.95


Thieves of Honour by 
Kent Mathieson .

Thieves of Honour
Kent Mathieson

Amidst the soaring mountains and plunging rivers of the Tien Shan range in Kyrgyzstan, several small villages lie dry and desolate. Amidst the people of a close knit community, a man is isolated. Amidst the promise and purpose of an international development project, a myriad of motives and problems surge. From these threads, through the pressures of life, a tale is formed, a tale of fears and hopes, shame and honour. The end is not clear to anyone. Does the tale have an end at all?

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922204554
RRP: $19.95


The Veto Conspiracy by 
John S. Tobin .

The Veto Conspiracy
John S. Tobin

introduces a wide range of. Many indigenous animals that can be found in the vast continent of Australia face the threat of extinction, if measures are not taken to protect them. The Veto Conspiracy examines the sensitive and emotive issues of immigration, integration and racism, along with the present day issues on the environment, education, drugs and alcohol.
The morality of using the power of Veto by various governments and organizations within our society, that prohibit the principle of majority rule, is questioned.

Format: Paperback + eBook
ISBN: 9781922204448
RRP: $26.95


Reunion by Bruce L Russell .

Reunion
Bruce L Russell

Hungerford Award winner, 'Russell, has produced an engrossing tale of love in jeopardy, mateship in disarray, betrayal, revenge and redemption. A real page-turner from a gifted storyteller.’ - Chris McLeod.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922204110
RRP: $25.95


Absence Makes  by Bruce Menzies .

Absence Makes
Bruce Menzies

In his debut novel Bruce Menzies explores themes of love and loss, and 'the magic of hope’. Poignant and funny, Absence Makes, will touch chords in those who can reflect on the dreams of youth and the challenges that inevitably emerge.

Format: Paperback + eBook
ISBN: 9781922204219
RRP: $24.95


The Alpha Initiative  Richard Dive .

The Alpha Initiative
Richard Dive

A break in at one of the most secure facilities in the world, data worth billions stolen, and Hart Industries made to look like fools. The culprits: a notorious terrorist organization known as THE ALPHA INITIATIVE, a group with no known agenda, responsible for dozens of domestic and international attacks, made up of the best soldiers the world has ever seen.

Format: Paperback + eBook
RRP: $30.00


The Story Teller by Ava Pashley .

The Storyteller
Ava Pashley

Her town - that story - And a man from Montana

Vicki Carlisle, a young woman with ambitions that stretch far beyond the confines of her father’s prosperous ranch in the high country of southern Wyoming, writes the adventures of her suffragette-like character Evangeline and has them published in Quest & Quill. When Evangeline tackles two age-old taboos, all hell breaks loose in her hometown of Feather Ridge.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922022936
RRP: $19.95


The Uncharted Road  by Reece Hammond .

The Uncharted Road
Reece Hammond

Torn by emotion, bounded by principal, determined to find a way

Dominic Martin, a young man, new to town and desperately trying to fit in. Surrounded by drugs, alcohol and the crush of an older girl who seemingly wants her way with him. Tolerating his family, at war with his emotions, for Dominic, right and wrong seem to have lost their meaning.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922022608
RRP: $32.95


Public Property by  Michael Ferres .

Public Property
Michael Ferres

A Novel

The murder of a young woman, a defection from Red China, suggestions of political interference in the workings of the police and of violence in the union movement – all these were great material for the daily newspapers in Sydney in the 1980’s, and even more so when they all appeared to be linked.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922022608
RRP: $32.95


Plays 1 - Towns 
by Michael Ferres .

Plays 1 - Towns
Michael Ferres

3 plays. Scenes of country life.

Episodes from small towns, two of them in the orbit of the big city of Sydney, and one – Bethlehem – in the orbit, or the shadow, of Jerusalem.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922204592
RRP: $24.95


Plays 2 - Suburbs 
by Michael Ferres .

Plays 2 - Suburbs
Michael Ferres

3 plays. 3 stories from the swirling inner solar system of the big city.
The motives of the heart are confounded by:
• the heart itself – in a church youth fellowship,
• the schemes of corrupt policemen – and the heart itself – in a struggle for supremacy in the police force, in which are enmeshed the honourable and the naïve, and the careless, cruel and greedy,
• the dreamwork.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781925086591
RRP: $24.95


Public Property by  Michael Ferres .

Nursey Rhymes
Judi Walker

Have You Seen my Uterus?

Judi Walker has been a nurse for more years than she cares to remember. She has had to embrace many changes, not always willingly. Nursing is a challenging career but ultimately fulfilling and rewarding. Judi hopes every nurse is blessed with a compassionate heart and a unique sense of humour. A little of both comes through in these poems and perhaps just a tad of frustration as well!

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922204028
RRP: $14.95


Might  Ben Andersen  - Tension and Trouble in a Small Australian Town .

Might
Ben Andersen

Tension and Trouble in a Small Australian Town

Nathan Kirk, an injured ex-basketball star, wants to free himself from the small coastal town of Sandy Bay and the spiralling negativity into which the town is descending.
His plans for a better future are thrown into turmoil when his unstable wife discovers her Aboriginal ancestry and then fervently commits herself to her newfound cultural identity.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922022530
RRP: $32.95


Beasts of Iron by Paul C. Goosen . Beasts of Iron
Paul C. Goosen

There is a realm ruled by the beast, and survived by man.
A realm of contest between myth and mortal.
A realm where beauty and monstrosity are matters of opinion.
Welcome to Earth ... or what’s left of it.

 

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922022271
RRP: $34.95


The shark that ate Tommy Shoalhaven  by David Hocking . The shark that ate Tommy Shoalhaven
David Hocking

On a spring morning of cloudless blue sky in Western Australia, a teenage boy is attacked in the waters off Cottesloe Beach by a massive great white shark, so beginning an oceanic odyssey. Two years later, as another great white is the suspected culprit for a series of attacks along the same stretch of coastline, two local marine biologists think they see a pattern to the carnage and hatch a crazy plan of their own. But they’ll need some help.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922022233
RRP: $19.95


Through the Portal  by Daniel Farrelly . Through the Portal
Daniel Farrelly

Beyond the portal is a universe where space travel is possible. Where humans are hunted. Where murder is legal.

When James and Rachael, two teenagers from Earth, become trapped in a parallel dimension, they must integrate in order to survive. New languages, new races, new religions, and a new way of life. Because there’s no way home.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922022592
RRP: $19.95


Songs About You by Hap Hayward . Songs About You
Hap Hayward

Lyrics From The Dead Salesmen To Underminers And Lots Of Stuff In-Between 1988-2012

"Heart wrung lyrics that are simple, initmate and emotive yet avoid the common muck of cliche. He grasped the holy grail of great songwriting: perfect, spare words that strip life to the bone." Sandra Bridekirk, The Australian

Format: Paperback
Published by: South Publishing


Beyond the Dream by John Shumack . Beyond the Dream
John Shumack


It's summer in the Ukraine and, for wheat farmers, it is time to transport their grain to the markets in the port city of Sevastopol. But the wheat caravan needs to survive the risky journey which begins near the capital, Kiev. Hungry peasants, forced from their farms by unscrupulous and unpopular landlords, form gangs and grain caravans are a prime target.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922022257
RRP: $39.95


Gone Dotty by  Kate Toon . Gone Dotty
Kate Toon

Delicious … funny, quirky, moving little bites of everyday life that hit the mark.

Angry dog walkers, depressed goldfish, poo haikus and backyard stalkers. A collection of silly and sad poems inspired by the little things in life that can be enjoyed over a cup of tea and a bun.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922022318
RRP: $20


Galaxy Battle League by Tim O'Bree . Galaxy Battle League
Tim O'Bree

Part One. We Are Connected.
Little is known of Tuis within the Galaxies. A quiet planet that sits within the Universe like a lost tennis ball on the neighbour's roof. A relatively intelligent species, the inhabitants of Tuis are not the first to have engineered their planet past the ability to see that which lies within it. Out of sight for so long, its lonely dance through space will come to an end with its connection to the unique GBL Network. .

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781922022219
RRP: $29.95


Why Shouldn't I Call My Son Clint? by  David Hocking . Why Shouldn't I Call My Son Clint?
David Hocking


Using secret sounds of names as a predictor of personality

Like a tiny piece of personalised music, each of us has a name that, like all sounds, evokes some small and subconscious response from those we meet. This collective reaction, over the years of our existence, can gently trickle down and influence whom we become. This book is a must-read if you are faced with one of the following scenarios.....

Format: Paperback 170mm x 120mm (3rd Ed.)
ISBN: 9780980545937
RRP: $22.95


Georgie Girl by Shirley Eldridge . Georgie Girl
Shirley Eldridge


How could life in a mining town be this dangerous?

"The sweltering heat of a Central Queensland summer proves to be a moody backdrop to Shirley Eldridge’s story which is part thriller, part psychological study and part story of intense mother-love. The characters come alive and the relationship that develops between the lead character Cherie and Georgie-Girl is touching and delightful.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781921787508
RRP: $29.95


The Holder of the Key by Richard Dive . The Holder of the Key
Richard Dive

There are many legends that have been lost to this world, but none more important than that of the Elysian Gifts. The hunt is on for these items, which might have the power to save, or destroy, our world.

Format: Pback + eBook
ISBN: 9781921787928
RRP: $31.99


Timelines by Anna Donald . Timelines
Anna Donald

Friends sometimes turn out to be fakes and will betray you just for fun, or greed, or to save their own skin. Real friends will stay loyal no matter what, but it can take time to find them.
When Rocket, Jules, and Doogs end up in jail together - what, if anything, do they learn about true friendship? How much time does it take?

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781921787874
RRP: $24.95


Timelines by Anna Donald . The last cyclo to Thanh Da
John Pullinger

Manila hotelier Steve Conway returns to Vietnam to look for an old wartime friend and falls in love with a local girl. But the relationship is threatened by cross-cultural differences, family resistance, and a jealous, dangerous suitor.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781921787218
RRP: $32.95


Telekom by James Pratt . Telekom
James Pratt

When Donald Macleod, a scion of the mobile phone industry, suspects that subliminal messages transmitted over a German mobile phone network are impacting local by-elections in favour of the Neo-Nazi candidates, he sets out to find proof. To do so, he must confront Heinrich Von Scheer, owner of the German network. But before he can, Donald’s plane crashes in the Swiss Alps and he is missing, presumed killed.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781921787782
RRP: $29.95


The Chronicles of Clara the Cleaner by Ellie Wilkie . The Chronicles of Clara the Cleaner
Ellie Wilkie

“Bums are meant to be fat, and that’s all I have to say about that. They’re meant to be rounded, comfy and padded – I believe the expression is value added.” So says Clara to her best friend Elsie, as they travel to work as cleaners to the wealthy citizens of Manchester. Travel with them - meet Tartan Annie, Manic Mavis and many others. A delightful book, guaranteed to make you smile.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781921787812
RRP: $20.00


March 11 by Johnny West . March 11
Johnny West

A Tale of Love and Earthquakes in Japan
Eddie is a young French man living happily in Tokyo — spending his time on manga and anime, and more recently playing Internet poker. But when the March 11 Tohoku earthquake strikes Japan, his life is turned upside down. As aftershocks continue to hit Japan, Eddie falls into the tangled webs of the Chinese and Korean mafia. He is threatened by the potent mixture of love, sex and betrayal.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781921787737
RRP: $10.00


Chaos Vortex by Robert Ennever . The Chaos Vortex
Robert Ennever

London is in chaos! Rioting mobs are looting, burning and killing. A young scientist at Woden Chemicals discovers a computer disc containing horrifying information. Scared for her life, she contacts her boyfriend, a reporter for the ‘London News’.

Format: Paperback
From: Bendemere Books
RRP: $24.95


Barber of Botany Bay  by Robert C. Cope . Barber of Botany Bay
Robert C. Cope

A story of Australia’s first “boat people” seen through the eyes of John Nichols, a barber who is unjustly transported to the harsh convict colony of New South Wales. It tells of his fight to rebuild his life and his determination to remain true to his beliefs of self-reliance and mateship. It also illustrates the generosity of spirit which moved him to provide sanctuary for a distressed aboriginal woman who came to him out of the wild bush.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781921787119
RRP: $32.95


Science Fiction . Science Fiction - A Novel
Michael Ferres

A geologist, working under several layers of isolation in a remote equatorial forest on the distant planet of Einsteinia, digs up something very unpleasant. Then he prepares to tell everyone about it at a scientific conference. Consular officials from Earth are appalled. Leaders of the Einsteinian religion are determined that he won’t tell his story.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781921787904
RRP: $24.95


Mister Rainbow by C.S. Boag . Mister Rainbow
C.S. Boag

In the case of the hood with no hands

While checking out a man with no past, Mister Rainbow stumbles on a series of killings and sets out to discover the connection. An offspring of 1960's flower-children, Rainbow - his hippie mother gave him the wretched name - talks and acts like he's in 1920s Chicago. Owing to the need to keep a low profile, plus a serious shortage of dough, Rainbow operates out of an old boat parked in Sydney Harbour. He's also carrying a lot of baggage - including a Nemesis he calls Pandora.

Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780987206206
RRP: $24.95



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