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Black & White - A Blind-Eye Painting

By: A.L. Livermore

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, New Horizons: 2000

Seller ID: 227015

ISBN: 0646392654

Condition: Very Good Condition


101 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Australian::Australian Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0646392654. ISBN/EAN: 9780646392653. Inventory No: 227015. Paperback View more info

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The Silver Dog and the Bear

By: Adriana Xenides

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Spiritual Sense: 1997

Seller ID: 233601

ISBN: 0958714606

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Adriana ha led a remarkable life, taking her to the international catwalks of Paris, Madrid and Vienna as a top model, followed by a world breaking career as the longest serving co-host of the international programme "Wheel of Fortune", becoming a true television icon and dearly loved and respected by the Australian public Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian Fiction; Children; Animals &... View more info

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Rodeo Darcy

By: Alison Gregory

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Cygnet Books: 2005

Seller ID: 246920

ISBN: 1876268956

Condition: Very Good Condition


The best thing about living on a cattle station in the Kimberley is the rodeos. Twelve-year-old Darcy dreams of becoming a great rider, just like old Jim, so he watches carefully as Jim teaches him all he knows about horse-breaking. When the old man dies Darcy is devastated, but his life turns around when he receives two surprising gifts. And when rodeo time comes around again, Darcy is ready to fulfill his dream. Illustrator: Mark Wilson. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped ... View more info

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The Quicksand Pony

By: Alison Lester

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1997

Seller ID: 225885

ISBN: 1863739319

Condition: Very Good Condition


ALISON LESTER: AUSTRALIA'S CHILDREN'S LAUREATE 2012-13..'Biddy, I'm sorry, we're going to have to leave her.'..'What?' Biddy struggled out of the quicksand. 'You can't leave her! The tide's coming in. She'll drown!'..But the pony is trapped and Biddy is forced to go on without her. Next day the only signs of Bella are hoofprints in the sand.with small footprints and the paw marks of a dog. Who could be so small and be alone on this remote beach?..Biddy's search takes her... View more info

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Transgressions Australian writing Now

By: Anderson Don [Editor]

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Vic, Australia, Penguin Books: 1986

Seller ID: 229324

ISBN: 0140083936

Condition: Good


245 pages. 246 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Australian::Australian Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0140083936. ISBN/EAN: 9780140083934. Inventory No: 229324. Paperback View more info

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The Glass Inferno

By: Angelika Fremd

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, University Of Queensland Press: 1992

Seller ID: 227663

ISBN: 0702224227

Condition: Very Good Condition


184 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0702224227. ISBN/EAN: 9780702224225. Inventory No: 227663. Paperback View more info

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The Light Fantastic

By: Barbara Pepworth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Simon & Schuster: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228228

ISBN: 0731801768

Condition: Very Good Condition


243 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0731801768. ISBN/EAN: 9780731801763. Inventory No: 228228. Hardcover View more info

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Returns

By: Barry B. Hayes

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Australia, Private Publication: 2005

Seller ID: 232806

ISBN: 0975080741

Condition: Near Fine Condition


132 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Australian::Australian Fiction. ISBN: 0975080741. ISBN/EAN: 9780975080740. Inventory No: 232806. Paperback View more info

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Paradise for Beginners

By: Bruce Clark

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Co: 2012

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 235704

ISBN: 161204882X

Condition: New Book


When a young woman in a wetsuit boards a luxury cruiser moored on the Tweed River, just south of the Gold Coast and Surfers Paradise, she is taken captive by two young Middle Eastern brothers. Mysteriously, the woman refers to the men as "princes." We learn that earlier that night, the same woman, Saxony Knight, was interrogated by Australian National Security about an agent who was murdered -- apparently by her. As events unfold, the plot thickens and we find Sa... View more info

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Outback for Novices: A Saxony Knight Thriller

By: Bruce Clark

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Co: 2017

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 235705

ISBN: 1681819058

Condition: New Book


In this riveting new novel, the Australian Minister of Defence goes missing when her helicopter crashes in the Australian Outback. Meanwhile, the perpetrators of a terrorist attack on Surfers Paradise, Australia's beach playground, have survived their attack and are being illegally detained nearby at an outback base for interrogation. Foreign agents arrive in the area and attempt to free the terrorists. Will the minister become a hostage for their release? Security force... View more info

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Whitethorn - A Novel of Africa

By: Bryce Courtenay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 2005

Seller ID: 230067

ISBN: 067002922X

Condition: Very Good Condition


From Bryce Courtenay comes a novel of Africa. The time is 1939. White South Africa is a deeply divided nation with many of the Afrikaner people fanatically opposed to the English. The world is also on the brink of war and South Africa elects to fight for the Allied cause against Germany. Six-year-old Tom Fitzsaxby finds himself in The Boys Farm, an orphanage in a remote town in the high mountains, where the Afrikaners side fiercely with Hitler's Germany. Tom's English na... View more info

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Fishing For Stars

By: Bryce Courtenay

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 231182

ISBN: 0670072745

Condition: Very Good Condition


Nick Duncan is a semi-retired, wealthy shipping magnate who lives in idyllic Beautiful Bay, Vanuatu, where he is known as the old patriarch of the islands. He is grieving the loss of his beguiling Eurasian true love, Anna, and is suffering for the first time from disturbing flashbacks to the Second World War. So he puts pen to paper and tells the compelling tale of the life he has lived since his war-hero days. It's an adventurous life that has had at its heart the love ... View more info

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Tommo & Hawk

By: Bryce Courtenay

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 234504

ISBN: 0670878774

Condition: Good Condition


Brutally kidnapped and separated in childhood, Tommo and Hawk are reunited at the age of 15 in Hobart. Together, they escape their troubled pasts and set off on a journey into manhood. 673 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Australian::Australian Fiction; Fiction; Fiction. ISBN: 0670878774. ISBN/EAN: 9780670878772. Inventory No: 234504. Hardcover View more info

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Fishing For Stars

By: Bryce Courtenay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 240684

ISBN: 0670072745

Condition: Very Good Condition


Nick Duncan is a semi-retired, wealthy shipping magnate who lives in idyllic Beautiful Bay, Vanuatu, where he is known as the old patriarch of the islands. He is grieving the loss of his beguiling Eurasian true love, Anna, and is suffering for the first time from disturbing flashbacks to the Second World War. So he puts pen to paper and tells the compelling tale of the life he has lived since his war-hero days. It's an adventurous life that has had at its heart the love ... View more info

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The Story Of Danny Dunn

By: Bryce Courtenay

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 246043

ISBN: 0670073342

Condition: Very Good Condition


In the aftermath of the Great Depression few opportunities existed for working-class boys, but at just eighteen Danny Dunn has everything going for him: brain, looks, sporting ability - and an easy charm. His parents run The Hero, a neighbourhood pub, and Danny is a local hero. Luck changes for Danny when he signs up to go to war. He returns home a physically broken man, to a life that will be changed for ever. Together with Helen, the woman who becomes his wife, he sets... View more info

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Jessica

By: Bryce Courtenay

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Australia, Penguin Books: 1999

Seller ID: 246295

ISBN: 0140279601

Condition: Good Condition


Jessica is based on the inspiring true story of a young girl's fight for justice against tremendous odds A tomboy, Jessica is the pride of her father, as they work together on the struggling family farm. One quiet day, the peace of the bush is devastated by a terrible murder. Only Jessica is able to save the killer from the lynch mob - but will justice prevail in the courts? Nine months later, a baby is born ...... with Jessica determined to guard the secret of the fathe... View more info

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The Story Of Danny Dunn

By: Bryce Courtenay

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 246298

ISBN: 0670073342

Condition: Very Good Condition


In the aftermath of the Great Depression few opportunities existed for working-class boys, but at just eighteen Danny Dunn has everything going for him: brain, looks, sporting ability - and an easy charm. His parents run The Hero, a neighbourhood pub, and Danny is a local hero. Luck changes for Danny when he signs up to go to war. He returns home a physically broken man, to a life that will be changed for ever. Together with Helen, the woman who becomes his wife, he sets... View more info

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Jack of Diamonds

By: Bryce Courtenay

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 246299

ISBN: 0670076074

Condition: Good Condition


Born and raised in a poor, working-class family in Toronto, Jack Spayd is the son of an unhappy marriage. But when he is given a harmonica as a young boy, he discovers a talent for music that will change his life forever. After being taken under the wing of 'Miss Frostbite', the owner of a local jazz club, Jack becomes a gifted musician, playing piano and harmonica. After the death of his mother, he travels to Las Vegas and finds work in the clubs there, but is increasin... View more info