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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
The Redspear Team By Ron Iddon
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Once again Ron Iddon has given us sharply drawn characters, placing them this time in an inland Australian town, and wrapping around them stories that engage us to the end. Here is Georgia, born to... More > an Aboriginal woman, and the best stockman in the district; Errol, who manages a motel and his enterprising love life with equal dexterity; the visiting Duchess, welcome member of the Royal Family; Bobbo, the boy/man with unexplained powers; Maggie, ex-jockey with a long held love secret, and Mary---very old---but still the economic dynamo of Redspear. Even some of the town’s crows have roles. As revealed in the previously published “The Murray River Collection” and “The Queensland Collection”, Australia today has no finer chronicler of life outside its big cities than Ron Iddon< Less
Dead Wool By John Henry
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WHAT REALLY HAPPENED TO THEO PEARCE? Theo Pearce went missing over twenty years go. The Aboriginal teenager vanished off a country road in the heartland of Australia’s Western District. Ewan... More > Boyd returns to his hometown for a school reunion. There he reconnects with a boyhood friend, Freddie Stokie, Theo’s uncle. Ewan is Freddie’s last hope and he threatens to unearth a shared secret if Ewan doesn’t comply with his demand to find out what happened to Theo. Ewan’s investigation into people who have “gone missing” in the sheep growing country of southwestern Victoria reveals a hidden world of established, but waning, political power. As Ewan learns more from his past, he puts at risk …. The author, John Henry, uses personal insights, gleaned from growing up in a small county town “out west”, to confer an unsettling authenticity to his characters.< Less
Dead Wool By John Henry
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WHAT REALLY HAPPENED TO THEO PEARCE? Theo Pearce went missing over twenty years go. The Aboriginal teenager vanished off a country road in the heartland of Australia’s Western District. Ewan... More > Boyd returns to his hometown for a school reunion. There he reconnects with a boyhood friend, Freddie Stokie, Theo’s uncle. Ewan is Freddie’s last hope and he threatens to unearth a shared secret if Ewan doesn’t comply with his demand to find out what happened to Theo. Ewan’s investigation into people who have “gone missing” in the sheep growing country of southwestern Victoria reveals a hidden world of established, but waning, political power. As Ewan learns more from his past, he puts at risk …. The author, John Henry, uses personal insights, gleaned from growing up in a small county town “out west”, to confer an unsettling authenticity to his characters.< Less
Reconciled Among the Stars By Graham Jackson
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Dougie Dire, former star footballer, is dying. On the physical plane, his journey to death takes him through the alternative realities of the Isolation Wing, White Ward, Critical Care and... More > Reconciliation Room, assisted by Nurse Leyla and the incompetent surgeon, Professor Pith. His daughter Dolly is also by his side. On the occult plane, he encounters characters from all time zones, including his former coach, Tommy Eliot, his best mate Smithy and his four great grandfathers, as he goes in search of Billy Abraham, a promising young footballer who disappeared after one year at the club. He travels through many countries, following the path of the infinity symbol, which first appears to him as the screensaver on a Critical Care monitor, and is the path he must eternally follow in his quest for reconciliation with himself, his family and friends, Aboriginal Australia and the Cosmos.< Less
Left Wing-Right Wing, Same Bird By Cilka Zagar
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Left wing- right wing-same bird is a story about the people and places that left traces on my soul. It tells about Slovenia, my native country, and Australia my chosen homeland. I followed Joe, my... More > husband, to sugar cane fields and Snowy Mountains hydroelectric scheme until we finally built our home in our Promised land-Canberra. A trip to Lightning Ridge changed our lives. The rainbow colours of black opal lured Joe onto the opal fields. I followed and met Aborigines and worked with them. We liked each other. My father said that I can be whoever I want to be, when I close my eyes and imagine. When times were difficult I closed my eyes and escaped into my magic land.< Less
Beyond the Aussies and Roos: J.C.'s Adventures in the Outback Vol. 11 By Jan Frazier
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J.C. van Winkler and Smitty are always traveling the world in a time-warp, and this time they travel to Australia. Not only do they have the opportunity to see amazing places but also they get to... More > meet some incredible historical legends of that country, such as James Cook, Ned Kelly, Cathy Freeman, and Steve Irwin. J.C. and Smitty also find themselves face-to-face with the demonic creature known as Tank and have the arduous task of trying to stop the satanic monster before he destroys anything in Australia, including the Indigenous people known as the Aborigines. In Volume 11 of J.C.'s adventures, will J.C. and Smitty have the power and knowledge needed to stop Tank? As always, J.C. learns life lessons during her latest mission with Smitty, and she has the opportunity to view history in a truly unique manner -- in a time-warp travel experience. The J.C. van Winkler adventure series is always packed with adventure, history, travel experiences, and moral lessons valuable for young people.< Less
ВРЕМЕТО НА СНИШТАТА By Panche Hadzi-Andonov
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Оваа книга е составена (намерно... More > не го употребувам зборот напишана) од делови расфрлани на сите страни на нашата вселена, а кои внимателно се составувани за да го добиеме мозаикот на Времето на сништата. И секој дел од мозаикот е посебен сон – заедно сонувајќи и вклопувајќи ги деловите, ја гледаме таа слика која ни се одвива пред нашите очи, составена од многуте сништа од самиот почеток па се до времето на крајот. Во книгата ќе најдете податоци од историјата и животот на австралиските абориџини, заедно со целосни списоци на сите абориџински заедници, нивните обичаи, уметноста, митовите и легендите - сето тоа богато илустрирано. Едно од ретките дела на македонски јазик кое ви ја пренесува вистината на народите на јужниот континент.< Less
Rawhide & Animal Medicine By Morning Star
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85 page, full color, spiral bound original material by Morning Star, working with the skins and energy of Earths Creature teachers for over 35 years and teaching for over 18 years. When young both of... More > her parents worked in a tannery and which she spent many hours exploring,fascinated by the alchemical process that turned the skins of animals into leather and useable products. Living on 150 acres with solar power in the mountains of Australia, her teachers were roadkill and an old Aboriginal man in his late 70's. Between them, skills in skinning, tanning and creating beautiful healing and musical were learnt.Spending time in Alaska cleaning and making rawhide from buffalo, musk ox, reindeer and moose, then making drums and rattles from them, further honed skills in rawhide making and creation. Rawhide & Animal Medicine includes step by step color photos of each process, creation ideas and a Library of Animal Wisdom.< Less
Rawhide & Animal Medicine By Morning Star
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85 page, full color, spiral bound original material by Morning Star, working with the skins and energy of Earths Creature teachers for over 35 years and teaching for over 18 years. When young both of... More > her parents worked in a tannery and which she spent many hours exploring,fascinated by the alchemical process that turned the skins of animals into leather and useable products. Living on 150 acres with solar power in the mountains of Australia, her teachers were roadkill and an old Aboriginal man in his late 70's. Between them, skills in skinning, tanning and creating beautiful healing and musical were learnt.Spending time in Alaska cleaning and making rawhide from buffalo, musk ox, reindeer and moose, then making drums and rattles from them, further honed skills in rawhide making and creation. Rawhide & Animal Medicine includes step by step color photos of each process, creation ideas and a Library of Animal Wisdom.< Less

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