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Millennium Poetry By Richard Khan
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a collection of poetry that will entice, intrigue, and excite the reader, taking you into the life of the author. every poem is raw and real, and will have a lasting effect on you. a book to... More > inspire!!this collection of poetry was taken from the original works of the author; Richard Khan, who was born in Pakistan and was adopted by the Aboriginal culture while hitchhiking around Australia. A must read< Less
Millennium Poetry By Richard Khan
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a collection of poetry that will entice, intrigue, and excite the reader, taking you into the life of the author. every poem is raw and real, and will have a lasting effect on you. a book to... More > inspire!!this collection of poetry was taken from the original works of the author; Richard Khan, who was born in Pakistan and was adopted by the Aboriginal culture while hitchhiking around Australia. A must read< Less
Lightning Ridge Gems By Cilka Zagar
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Lightning Ridge Gems are opal miners and the women who followed them into the Australian outback where they created a spectacular mosaic of old and new world cultures. Thirty five people who came to... More > Australia from twenty four countries tell their heroic and triumphant stories of how they came to be here and how they see life from their perspective. Together with Aborigines and Australian born they offer stories, traditions, and spirituality to the barren outback.< Less
The Junior Canberra Puzzle Book By Denise Sutherland
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This popular blackline master contains a wealth of puzzles about the history of Australia's national capital, Canberra. The puzzles are aimed at children aged under 10. The book is spiral bound for... More > easy photocopying. The puzzles range from word searches and mazes to crosswords and colouring in. The puzzles start with the region's earliest Aboriginal inhabitants, and continue through the book to the modern day.< Less
The Canberra Puzzle Book By Denise Sutherland
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This popular blackline master contains a wealth of puzzles about the history of Australia's national capital, Canberra. The puzzles are aimed at children aged about 10 to teens (and adults!). The... More > book is spiral bound for easy photocopying. The puzzles range from word searches and mazes to crosswords and colouring in. The puzzles start with the region's earliest Aboriginal inhabitants, and continue through the book to the modern day. The Canberra Puzzle Book was written with the assistance of an ACT Heritage Grant, and has been reprinted three times.< Less
Valley of the Eagle By Barbara Hartmann King
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This is the second novel of the COLOURED SANDS TRILOGY. The womanising Jonathon Clarke has deserted his wife and daughter for a Boston socialite. These family circumstances bring his son Benjamin,... More > an English Aristocrat to his family’s cattle station in Australia. He soon finds his match in the feuding neighbour’s daughter, the highly sexed and stunning Miriam O’Shea. Their love cannot endure. They must first be humbled by the consequences of their feuding families? Meet Ben’s sister, the fearless, untamed Gully Raking (cattle stealing) Annie and the bold-hearted, enigmatic aboriginal servant Josie. Be enlightened by the magic of the Ancient Mystical Eagle, custodian of the secret Aboriginal Dreamtime place known as VALLEY OF THE EAGLE. Laugh – Cry – Endure with this family. Tracking the fortunes of the Clarke family as they battle the elements, the Outback, their neighbours and their love life will be an unforgettable experience.< Less
Poeta Nascitur Non Fit Poetry of an Australian Woman By Pamela Lillian Valemont
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Poems of a baby boomer, Pamela Lillian Valemont, an Australian woman born post-war, in 1947, who grew up in the 60’s, the Bee Gees, Elvis Presley and Beatles era, and lived through the... More > political turmoil of the Vietnam War, the rise of the conservation/environmental-driven alternative society, the abolition of Apartheid, and the granting of land rights to Australian aborigines, and her interest and participation in these issues and events is apparent in her poetry. Poems reflecting Australian life, up to and including the present day. Her latest poems, Barack Obama, (a tribute to the President of the USA), Women of Liberia, (about the women who forced their country's leader Charles Taylor, to attend peace talks that ended the Civil War in 2003), Holding Hands And Jumping, (about the 2001, 9/11 terrorist attack on the Twin Towers), and Children of a Waterborne Holocaust, (about the children swept away and drowned during the historic flood in Queensland, January 2011), are included in this book.< Less
Mates! By Stephen Outram
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At the height of Australia’s 1970s recession, two young men leave home seeking fame and fortune. They travel through Queensland’s outback looking for work and arrive in Mount Isa, near... More > broke. The city takes them in and so begins the adventure of creating their lives in the remote, rough and tumble environment of one of Australia’s biggest mining communities. Set in among the hot, dry and arid landscape of Queensland’s Gulf Country, the two newcomers discover both the delights and difficulties of living far inland from their coastal origins. A variety of jobs take them to places that few people would have ever experienced, from prospecting deep in the bush to dark, damp mines located thousands of metres underground. Mates is a great story infused with warm Australian characteristics and humour. The region’s great mining history, Aboriginal people and extraordinary bushland have all been thoroughly researched and richly described by author Stephen Outram.< Less
Mates! By Stephen Outram
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At the height of Australia’s 1970s recession, two young men leave home seeking fame and fortune. They travel through Queensland’s outback looking for work and arrive in Mount Isa, near... More > broke. The city takes them in and so begins the adventure of creating their lives in the remote, rough and tumble environment of one of Australia’s biggest mining communities. Set in among the hot, dry and arid landscape of Queensland’s Gulf Country, the two newcomers discover both the delights and difficulties of living far inland from their coastal origins. A variety of jobs take them to places that few people would have ever experienced, from prospecting deep in the bush to dark, damp mines located thousands of metres underground. Mates is a great story infused with warm Australian characteristics and humour. The region’s great mining history, Aboriginal people and extraordinary bushland have all been thoroughly researched and richly described by author Stephen Outram.< Less
The Reluctant Kamikaze By Cain South
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Nor Wen, a reluctant Japanese Kamikaze Pilot was determined to escape the madness of the war and obey his father and escape to Brazil. Unforeseen circumstances see him crash in the Kimberly Ranges of... More > Western Australia, almost on top of two prospectors searching for diamonds, a Missionary and his fifteen year old son. Against the odds the three become close friends. For three years the three men form a working relationship,living at the Billabong at the base of the range, surviving the desert and the local Aborigines. Their mining unsuccessfull and the war almost at an end, the three decide to return to civilisation. The sudden untimely death of his father forced Michael to take up a position with his Uncles Law firm in Sydney. Framed for embezzlement by his insanely jealous older cousin he is forced to leave the firm. Shamed and with no other option Michael returned to the only home he knew, the mine at the Billabong. Fate and two small birds saw him finally discover the diamonds.< Less

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