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  • Centaurus: The Best of Australian Science Fiction

    • ASIN: 0312865562
    • ISBN: 0312865562
    • Manufacturer: Tor Books; Tom Doherty Associates

  • The Husband's Secret

    • ASIN: B00D7Z4GQY
    • Manufacturer: Berkley

  • Australian Amateur Sleuth: Box Set: Books 1-3: Cozy Mystery Series

    • ASIN: B071KWH98Z
    • Manufacturer: Best Cosy Books

    A funny cozy mystery series set in Australia.First THREE books in series.BOOK ONE: Live and Let Diet#1 Cozy Mystery Best-seller and All-Star Awarded BookSybil Potts moves to Little Tatterford, a small town in the middle of nowhere in Australia, seeking to find peace and quiet after the upheaval of her divorce.Although the town is sleepy and nothing... [Read More]

  • Last Mango in Paris (Australian Amateur Sleuth) (Volume 6)

    • ASIN: 1925674584
    • ISBN: 1925674584
    • Manufacturer: Best Cosy Books

    A funny cozy mystery Australian Amateur Sleuth, Book 6 Now that Dorothy is out of the way, Cressida employs a French Chef on the advice of Lord Farringdon alone. When a particularly untidy and rude builder is smothered by a mango, Mr. Buttons is discovered standing over the body. Instead of seeing Mr. Buttons as a murder suspect, the police believe... [Read More]

  • Big Little Lies

    • Manufacturer: Berkley

  • The Best Australian Science Fiction: A Fifty Year Collection

    • ASIN: 1863953019
    • ISBN: 1863953019
    • Brand: Brand: Black (Aus)
    • Manufacturer: Black Inc

    The best writing is speculative, and the best science fiction flies far beyond the boundaries of outer space in this collection of top Australian science fiction from the past fifty years. Stories include: * a cautionary tale of greed and diamonds by Jack Dann * what it means to be civilized by A. Bertram Chandler * proof that manned flight was inv... [Read More]

  • Natural-born Grillers (Australian Amateur Sleuth) (Volume 2)

    • ASIN: 1925674223
    • ISBN: 1925674223
    • Manufacturer: Best Cosy Books

    A cozy mystery set in Australia! When one of the new boarders, an eminent professor of Socratic philosophy, is found poisoned by hemlock in a meal of grilled quail, eccentric boarding house owner Cressida Upthorpe soon becomes the main suspect. Sibyl Potts, with the help of Mr. Buttons, launches herself into the investigation, much to the consterna... [Read More]

  • The Things We Cannot Say: A Novel

    • ASIN: B07D5FC8JP
    • Manufacturer: Graydon House

    “Kelly Rimmer has outdone herself. I thought that Before I Let You Go was one of the best novels I had ever read…If you only have time to read one book this year The Things We Cannot Say should be that book. Keep tissues handy.”—Fresh Fiction“Fans of The Nightingale and Lilac Girls will adore The Things We Cannot Say.” —Pam Jenoff, Ne... [Read More]

  • Dreaming Again: Thirty-five New Stories Celebrating the Wild Side of Australian Fiction

    • ASIN: 0061364088
    • ISBN: 0061364088
    • Brand: Brand: Harper Voyager
    • Manufacturer: Harper Voyager

    Following the World Fantasy Award-winning Dreaming Down-Under, acclaimed editor Jack Dann gathers thirty-five of the best and brightest in a golden age of Australian fiction to pen fantastic new tales to shock, astound, and delight. The outstanding bestselling authors include Garth Nix, Terry Dowling, Sean McMullen, Kim Wilkins, Sara Douglass, A. B... [Read More]

  • The Best Australian Science Writing 2018

    • ASIN: B07J9ZW5VM
    • Manufacturer: NewSouth

    This popular yearly anthology gives a snapshot of the very best science writing Australia has to offer, including everything from the most esoteric philosophical questions about ourselves and the universe, through to practical questions about the environment in which we live.Now in its eighth year, The Best Australian Science Writing 2018 draws on ... [Read More]

  • Nine Perfect Strangers

    • ASIN: B07C75GRLY
    • Manufacturer: Flatiron Books

  • The Best Authentic Australian Cookbook: Australian Recipes for a Fancy Meal with Family

    • ASIN: B07WK5RSW7

    If you have been to Australia you are already acquainted with their local cuisine. But if you haven’t tried even a single Australian meal you must try right away. There are so many popular recipes that will take your breath away. Let talk about Miniature Australian Beef Pies. They are the icon of Australia. With their flaky exterior and the rich ... [Read More]

  • What Alice Forgot

    • ASIN: B004XFYN9M
    • Manufacturer: Berkley

    FROM THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE HUSBAND'S SECRET AND BIG LITTLE LIES. A “cheerfully engaging”(Kirkus Reviews) novel for anyone who’s ever asked herself, “How did I get here?”Alice Love is twenty-nine, crazy about her husband, and pregnant with her first child. So imagine Alice’s surprise when she comes to on the... [Read More]

  • The Best Australian Stories 2017

    • ASIN: 1863959610
    • ISBN: 1863959610
    • Manufacturer: Black Inc.

    ‘The best short fiction writers place their pens down and leave you with a haunting: a deep shifting of self, precipitated by impossibly few words.’ —Maxine Beneba ClarkeIn The Best Australian Stories 2017, Maxine Beneba Clarke – author of the critically acclaimed memoir The Hate Race and award-winning short story collection Foreign Soi... [Read More]

  • The Best Australian Stories 2012

    • ASIN: 1863955801
    • ISBN: 1863955801
    • Brand: Brand: Black Inc.
    • Manufacturer: Black Inc.

    'These stories are breath-takers, the ones which render nothing more important than discovering what happens next.'-SONYA HARTNETT The Best Australian Stories 2012 is the country's premier annual collection of short fiction. This year sees Sonya Hartnett select thirty-two remarkable stories that roam widely in subject and style, but share 'a delica... [Read More]

  • The Best Australian Poems 2013

    • ASIN: B00FDMH1AC
    • Manufacturer: Black Inc.

    ‘What characterises Australian poetry now is its variousness … Here are collage poems with a confessional impulse, short short stories, late surrealist couplets, poems that weave satire and lyric together, fragmentary essays in epistles, metaphysical pastorals, epic narratives glimpsed through keyhole lyrics, and lyrics that explode the idea of... [Read More]

  • The Prawn Identity: Cozy Mystery Series (Australian Amateur Sleuth Book 4)

    • ASIN: B01EO8ODFQ
    • Manufacturer: Best Cosy Books

    A fun cozy mystery! There hasn’t been a murder in weeks, so Sibyl and her eccentric friends, Cressida Upthorpe and Mr. Buttons, breathe a sigh of relief. Yet no sooner have honeymooners, a famous businessman and his wife, booked in to start their married life in bliss, when a tragic accident befalls one of them after a breakfast of prawns. The au... [Read More]

  • The Rosie Result (Don Tillman Book 3)

    • Manufacturer: Text Publishing

    I was standing on one leg shucking oysters when the problems began… Don Tillman and Rosie Jarman are about to face their most important challenge. Their ten-year-old son, Hudson, is struggling at school: he’s socially awkward and not fitting in. Don’s spent a lifetime trying to fit in—so who better to teach Hudson the skills he needs? ... [Read More]

  • College Ruled Notebook: Australian Shepherd Dog College Ruled Journal

    • ASIN: 1087396336
    • ISBN: 1087396336
    • Manufacturer: Independently published

    This notebook is 100 pages/50 sheets college ruled and measures 8.5x11 inches. Great for school, work or personal use. Use for creative writing, journaling or notes. Illustrated Australian shepherd dog on cover.

  • Any Given Sundae: Cozy Mystery Series (Australian Amateur Sleuth Book 5)

    • ASIN: B01IM6MH8G
    • Manufacturer: Best Cosy Books

    A fun cozy mystery series set in Australia.Sibyl Potts has finally been awarded her long-awaited property settlement, and her ex-husband has been sentenced for her attempted murder. Yet just as all seems well in her world, the body of one of Cressida’s boarders is found in her cottage next to a half eaten ice cream sundae. When all the evidence p... [Read More]

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