In the cold white land at the top of the world there lived an enchanter and his daughter. So great was his power that, even amid the frozen wastes, the gardens had perfumed flowers and singing birds. But each new power once gained left...
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- Author: Barber, AntoniaSummary:
- Author: Fulton, MargaretSummary:
Recipes for cooking unrefined foods in ways that preserve their nutrient flavour and fibre content. Most of the recipes are vegetarian, but some require eggs or minimal meat. The introduction details the health benefits of wholefood...
- Author: DRABBLE, MargaretSummary:
Sequel to "The radiant way", this novel continues the story of Alix, Liz and Esther and focuses on the industrial city of Northam in Yorkshire, where the problems and opportunities of eighties Britain are vividly encapsulated.
- Author: Dobbs, Horace E.Summary:
Dr Dobbs, having studied dolphins for many years, came to the conclusion that these intelligent mammals were using their brains in ways beneficial to human beings. He tested this by exposing people under stress to wild dolphins, with...
- Author: Campbell, RodSummary:
Accompany Sam the dog around the farmyard.
- Author: Peyton, K. M.Summary:
Denny Froggett wouldn't mind being so small, he wouldn't even mind being called names, if it weren't for one person - Wayne. Wayne was twice his size, areal bully, and making Denny's life miserable - until Froggett...
- Author: Clarke, JudithSummary:
Nothing is more important to 14-year-old Al Capsella and his friends than being "normal", even if they are not sure what normal means. Yet despite his heroic efforts to conform, Al faces a crippling pair of obstacles: his...
- Author: Evanovich, JanetSummary:
When 'Wild' Bill Barnaby drops off the face of the earth, big sister Alex heads for Miami to save her brother. Battling bad-hair-day humidity, Miami hit men, and Palmetto bugs big enough to eat her alive, Alex pursues Bill...
- Author: Bradbury, RaySummary:
Guy Montag is a fireman. In his world, where television rules and literature is on the brink of extinction, firemen start fires rather than put them out. His job is to destroy the most illegal of commodities, the printed book, along...
- Author: Natalenko, KsanaSummary:
Remarkable story of one woman's triumph over poverty in Russia and her eventual immigration to Australia on board a migrant ship.
- Author: Gordon, RichardSummary:
Dr. Grimsdyke lands a job as ship's doctor on a passenger liner on which his current beloved is also travelling.
- Author: McBrier, PageSummary:
Oliver Moffitt's pet care service has looked after dogs, cats, birds and even two goldfish. He takes in a wild duck with a broken wing and hopes to keep it as a pet after it has healed.
- Author: Kerr, IanSummary:
A fictional diary of the author's experiences during a three week stay in hospital. An amusing, yet moving, account of a person who battles to stay honest with God despite oddball visitors, outrageous medical procedures, and...
- Author: McCaughrean, GeraldineSummary:
A collection of sixteen Greek myths, retold for children. The collection includes Jason, Theseus and Odysseus, of Icarus who flies too close to the sun, and King Midas whose magic touch turns everything to gold.
- Author: Peters, EllisSummary:
One Thursday, just before lunchtime, Annet Beck goes out to mail a letter and doesn't return. After five days she returns insisting she has been gone for only two hours. She has been seen near a murder site whilst away. Who is she...
- Author: Broome, ErrolSummary:
Written for primary school children, this book explores the world of sports and athletics with emphasis on Australian athletes.
- Author: HAYES, BarbaraSummary:
These teddy tales for bedtime or playtime include retellings of such classic tales as: Tom Thumb, The sword in the stone, The princess and the pea and The dog and his reflection.
- Author: Klein, RobinSummary:
Mary-Anna Clutterworth and Sandra Sutton are bitter enemies, until they have to spend an afternoon in town together and get lost.
- Author: Dugan, MichaelSummary:
A selection of poetry chosen from the best works of Michael Dugan and Doug Macleod with jokes and fun, hilarious domestic life and strange forms of domestic nonsense.
- Author: Faville, BarrySummary:
Michael has become "the keeper" of a dramatic secret. One hundred years after a nuclear holocaust it will have powerful consequences for his people as they face a menace from the past - and it will change his own life forever...