In this novel, Kalgoorlie is brought to life through the lives and times of two families, one Australian and one Italian. From the heady early days to the gold rush, to the horrors of the First World War, to the shame and confrontation...
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- Auteur: NUNN, JudySommaire:
- Auteur: PRICE, ColinSommaire:
Fictional account of pioneering life in the Swan Valley.
- Auteur: Philippa GregorySommaire:
Film tie-in edtion of this magnificent tale of rivalry and jealousy set in the volatile court of King Henry VIII. The Boleyn family is keen to rise through the ranks of society, and what better way than to place their most beautiful...
- Auteur: GASH, JonathanSommaire:
A dream family holiday at a Florida theme park transforms into a nightmare when six-year-old Davey Charleston is kidnapped.
- Auteur: BARRETT, Robert GSommaire:
For more than a decade now, Robert G. Barrett has been entertaining Australians with the cocky Queenslander Les Norton and his outrageous exploits. In this collection, he offers his views on getting published, getting famous, getting...
- Auteur: FRASER, AntheaSommaire:
When successful biographer Rona Parish is asked to write the life story of a recently deceased bestselling author, she is intrigued - to say the least. After all, Theo Harvey led a very colourful life, and died in mysterious...
- Auteur: CUTLER, JudithSommaire:
The peace in a quiet village church is shattered when a filthy Chinese youth, demanding sanctuary, interrupts morning service. Opinions are divided as to whether the town should protect the boy or hand him over to the authorities.
- Auteur: TEMPLETON, AlineSommaire:
The community of Drumbreck - a tranquil weekend playground for rich Glaswegians - is small and close-knit. But the veneer of contented prosperity conceals nasty secrets and daily betrayals. In an atmosphere of distrust, DI Fleming...
- Auteur: PAPALIA, NicSommaire:
Nic Papalia works as a carer for people with disabilities. In this book he describes situations and characters he has come into contact with, as well as the struggles and personal hardships both carers and their clients must face on a...
- Auteur: KELLERMAN, FayeSommaire:
Here the backdrop of contemporary California becomes fertile ground for Kellerman's riveting tales of murder, mystery, and family ties most sinister and deadly.... Among the first-rate short mysteries in this collection, the brand-...
- Auteur: JENKINS, JanetteSommaire:
In January 1914, Jonathan Crane returns home to his village in the north of England with a rare thing - a beautiful, glamorous American bride. Beatrice struggles to adapt to this cold, grey place and tries to befriend the young women...
- Auteur: JACOBS, AnnaSommaire:
Gideon, recently discharged from the Army, has arrived in Hedderby only to discover another man has stolen his name and inheritance. Would it be fair to court the lovely and impulsive Dora, when he can offer her so little?
- Auteur: RHEA, NicholasSommaire:
When Matthew Taylor exchanged his job as a butcher for a career as a local insurance agent he never anticipated that on his first day he would deliver a stallion foal and kill seven pigs - all without selling a penn'orth of...
- Auteur: HEYER. GeorgetteSommaire:
In all her twenty-five years, Venetia has never been out of her locale nor interested in her two admirers. Then, in one extraordinary encounter she is tempted to cast aside her good name and reputation.
- Auteur: BRETT, Simon (Ed.)Sommaire:
This anthology includes eleven new stories by the best of British: Robert Barnard, Lindsey Davis, Colin Dexter, Clare Francis, Robert Goddard, John Harvey, Reginald Hill, P.D. James, H.R.F. Keating, Michael Ridpath, Margaret Yorke and...
- Auteur: PRICE, ColinSommaire:
Fictional account of station life in the Gascoyne region of Western Australia during early settlement.
- Auteur: HOGAN, LindaSommaire:
Separated from his beloved wife by an ill-fated decision to serve in Vietnam, Native American Thomas Witka fathers a child with another woman, returns home to find his tribe in a moral conflict over a whale hunt, and struggles to...
- Auteur: HARWOOD, JohnSommaire:
A rousing good ghost story.
- Auteur: DU MAURIER, DaphneSommaire:
A selection of stories written by Du Maurier, including "The Birds", a suspenseful story of horror popularised by Alfred Hitchcock's movie of the same name. The birds; Monte Verita; The apple tree; The little photographer...
- Auteur: ANDERSON, ClaireSommaire:
Personal story of a young, brave female, of the physical and emotional journey, the people it has affected and the support shown by all.