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  • A Birthday Present from Another Dimension

    Brad awoke with a start – to find his toy robot Zorrac standing on his chest and shining a green scanning light directly into his eyes. He had no idea at the time that Zorrac is desperately trying to save his home planet from destruction.

    Then Brad’s mother contracts a mysterious virus and is hospitalized. In return for a cure, Brad and his friend James offer to help ‘General Zorrac’ return to his own world Penta to fight ‘The Darkness’, an alien world of flying vampire koalas, zombie birds, werewolf monkeys.

    Brad and James are unwittingly swept off into an adventure to worlds unknown by Brad’s mysterious birthday present from another dimension. They must leave all they know behind, their parents, friends and home to save a ‘toy’ from becoming evil.

    Will Brad and James be able to save Penta and get the promised cure for his mother?

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  • A Curious Place

    A Curious Place…

    Well, four actually, and in each you will meet some interesting and unusual folk and animals. They are all pretty cool, just like you, so why not go there now and read their stories.

    In one place, Zac lets you know about a problem he has with his shorter leg and how a tiny ant helps him carry his heavy load.

    In another place, there is a lonely girl, Tessy, who finds out about how kindness can change everything.
    And in another, there is Winston and Eloise, who know all about feeling lonely after they become orphaned, but you won’t believe what happens after a strange lady enters their lives.

    Finally, you get to meet two wild looking creatures, Tosca and Bella, as both find themselves in a very scary place… just before a great surprise!

    Feel inspired that you joined them here as they all welcome you to visit their special places.

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  • A Spell for an Eye

    If you were fated to become a ‘Saviour’ to a planet and chosen by a meteor programmed to find help, what would you do?

    At only four years old, Celeste Teal and her best friend, Miranda, were struck by a meteor. Both girls developed mysterious powers after the accident, with Celeste gaining ice powers, and Miranda the ability to control water. Five years later, Celeste’s parents die and she is torn away from Miranda and forced to attend a strict boarding school in Antarctica. Over the years, her powers advance, and she is eventually reunited with Miranda. They both soon discover a third victim of the meteor strike – Vanessa, a girl with the ability to wield fire.

    After an attack with an old enemy in the caves of Antarctica, the trio discover an ancient written legend composed and kept in the archives of six planets within the solar system. As well as attempting to learn their place in the legend, they must gain each other’s trust in order to combine their powers to defeat foes and win over the evil that has taken Antarctica and threatens the world. During this journey, Celeste meets a mysterious admirer who appears to know everything about her, including her parents’ deaths. Is he a friend, or is he after something?

    And why does he always disappear before Celeste can talk to him…

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  • A Sultan’s Folly

    WILL THE FINAL RIDDLE OF A SULTAN’S FOLLY BE SOLVED IN TIME?

    Jason Mclean, an Australian born Anthropologist, is recruited as a consultant to a project in India. He takes with him two mystical artefacts originally from the sub-continent, hoping to find out more about their past.

    Local myths about the mysterious objects begin to unfold into real truths. Jason, together with Vijay, a local farmer from a nearby village, begin to uncover a web of intrigue surrounding the artefacts, including a lost secret room containing an even greater treasure. In their search they must decipher ancient riddles and avoid dangerous traps, set in place by a Sultan from the distant past.

    Two strangers also seek the objects and watch Jason’s every move, including his close friendship with Vijay. The pursuers implement a last-ditch plan to steal the objects from Jason, and caught in their deadly trap, the mastermind behind the whole plot appears.

    Now Jason must use all his skills to outwit his captors by relying on his knowledge of one last secret riddle, to save himself and Vijay from certain death.

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  • Abandoned

    In the country town of Alumuna Creek, things are about to turn deadly.

    Samuel Levi, a young man molded into a life of crime, is left to die in the harsh Australian outback after a botched drug deal.

    The deal has made the situation spiral out of control. With the body count mounting, and tensions rising in the region, Sam fights for his life, and reflects on his own past and the town.

    To save himself, and those he holds dear, Sam must find a way back home. But first he needs to escape from the harsh realities of the outback, and avoid those hunting him down…

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  • An Ocean Away

    Sick of poverty and wanting a better life for his family, James is determined to change his son’s future and tells him he must leave the village in country Ireland and puts the sixteen year old on a cart for Belfast.

    Swept along by fate and determination, William, leaving his girlfriend behind, uses his wits in Belfast to obtain work. Hearing that gold is there for the taking, he finds his way onto the steam sailing ship Lady Grace bound for Australia – and the gold rush. Threatened onboard by bullies, and learning to cope with the unpredictable and savage elements during the voyage, his courage and patience are tested as he heads to the unknown new colony of Australia, and a new life.

    Never easy, sometimes funny, and often dangerous, William’s adventures show how one determined man can change his future.

     

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  • Back Step

    A match made in heaven, a love that may never be fulfilled, movie extras, the exotic culture of the Pandas, and an attempted kidnapping – this little novel has it all.

    Eight people’s lives interact, not only in the everyday but also on the dance floor. A love triangle has constant interference from a past girlfriend. An academic cribs shamelessly from another’s work. Meanwhile, his partner walks out on him. Feisty Rosetta is torn between the two men she loves. Sensible Angela falls for
    an awesome guy with a Harley motorcycle in pieces in his lounge room.

    Continually intertwined is a love of dancing in the community of which the characters are all a part.

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  • Better Angel

    Jessie loves her son, cares for him, suffers when she feels he’s on the wrong path. And Sana, the gorgeous barrister, what does she have to do to be more than a friend? Finn Duffy is taking time to wake up. All he’s interested in is court work, fronting for the crims and rogues of Newtown, neglecting the rest of his practice, and letting off steam in the local pub.

    Mallard, new hotshot businessman in town, sucks him into a dodgy dealing. Friends and local bag-lady Ruby try to warn him, but Finn thinks this the shot in the arm he needs.

    Things turn nasty.

    Eliza Donnithorne may be buried in St James churchyard, but what else? Does it take a punk with a bomb to get someone to notice? Everyone agrees Finn needs a jolt to wake him up to the realities of life. Can being bashed in a pub do the job?

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  • Bunty Bailey’s Adventures in Berrima

    “No happier or more adventurous child has ever been born!”

    The year is 1849. Nine-year-old Bunty Bailey lives with her family in the country town of Berrima, New South Wales, between Sydney and Canberra.

    Brave, adventurous, kind-hearted, every day brings a new adventure for Bunty as she explores the secret places around the growing township and neighbouring countryside.

    And real dangers abound! From the natural world to bushrangers and escaped convicts, Bunty will need all her courage to protect the lives of those around her.

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  • Deeply With The Sun In Our Eyes

    As the Japanese assault on Malaya begins, naivety and misadventure send Australian marine engineer, Richard into the care of English doctor, Greda and her philandering planter husband, Edward.

    In a maelstrom of events, the lives of Richard, Greda, Edward, the malicious Captain Heenan and enigmatic Chinese refugee Eva—consort to all three men—become desolately entwined. With the island under siege, amidst the illusion of resistance by the Empire’s defenders, Richard and Greda confront a wretched paradigm amongst the frenetic crush to board the last ship casting off from the doomed colony.

    Deeply With The Sun In Our Eyes is a gripping literary thriller, combining an intriguing labyrinth of contours and charismatic people. Destiny and abiding love are enmeshed with a tumult of treachery and honour in the shadow of the fall of Singapore, the greatest catastrophe of World War II.

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  • Encounter

    A lonely but gifted thirteen year old schoolboy is drawn into a web of international intrigue and espionage. Caught up in a current of events beyond his control, Jonathon uses his amazing abilities to assist Federal and A.S.I.O. agents in combating a potential threat to the lives of thousands of people. In the hazardous journey he draws closer to his estranged stepmother as action-filled events move towards a dramatic climax.

    Get ready for a roller coaster ride of adventure!

    Ronelle has interwoven adventure, family relationships, terrorism, and spiritual elements perfectly into Encounter. It takes the reader on a journey with a lonely boy, through dangerous adventures, to finding acceptance for his stepmother. The story is exciting and heartwarming. Many readers, young or mature adult will enjoy the journey…

    Read a FREE CHAPTER and decide for yourself.

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  • Fairy Folk and Fantastic Friends

    Fairy Folk and Fantastic Friends: Fairy Picture Book of Cute Bedtime Stories about Friendship.

    The Fairy Folk would love to introduce you to some of their fantastic friends, such as Fuzzy Buzzy, Mr. Caterpillar, the Gloopy family fairy, Father Pumper, Lenny Longarms and many more.

    Fairy Folk friends love being helpful so enjoy reading the stories they have to tell, and see how they help those who are sad or don’t know what to do next.

    Cute picture book of short bedtime stories of fairies, elves and pixies.

    The Fairy Folk books are a joint effort with Helen and Linda co-authoring. Helen creates the illustrations and stories and Linda sets up the layout and does the publishing.

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  • Fairy Folk and Other Strange Little Creatures

    The Fairy Folk and other little creatures have got together and decided to tell you about their adventures. They are excited about being able to share their stories with you and looking forward to being a part of your bedtime, or any time, storytelling.

    Find yourself a comfortable spot, curl up, and enjoy your Fairy Folk adventures.

    Short bedtime stories with pictures for toddlers filled with fairies, elves and pixies.

    Fairy Folk and Other Strange Little Creatures is Book 1 in the Fairy Folk Series

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  • Fairy Folk and the Magical Helpers

    Children love bedtime stories and Fairy Folk and the Magical Helpers is the perfect book. The stories show children how everyone can help each other.

    The Fairy Folk have more adventures for you to read about and enjoy. They are excited to show you some of their worlds and to show you what they and their helpers can do.

    Enjoy the adventures of Georgie, Spottal Dot and Gribbly Grub, Mr Moopy and Windwitch and more. All of the fairies have their magical helpers to help them with tasks. Beautifully illustrated with stories short enough for bedtime or anytime reading.

    Toddler picture book filled with fairies, pixies and elves.

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  • Flames of Rebellion

    On his release from gaol, all Patrick Flanagan wanted was a good woman, a family and a peaceful life. Then he heard the call that reverberated around the world. Gold!

    Leaving Moreton Bay behind, he jumps aboard The Cumberland to work for his passage to the goldfields. On the voyage he befriends Fergus, an old sailor at the crossroads of new technology. Together the pair jump ship in Melbourne and head towards the Ballarat Goldfields to make their fortune.

    But, their dreams of easy riches are soon shattered as they not only battle the elements and the elusive nature of the gold, but also corrupt administrators and brutal law enforcement officers of the Colony, including an old acquaintance of Patrick’s.

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  • Gold Rush

    William continues his journey into the new frontier of the Australian gold fields. Left behind by the Lady Grace, he leaves his shipmates and strikes out on his own, hoping to find gold he heard is there for the taking.

    Sometimes with luck on his side, he discovers that gold is not ever plentiful and diggers find more trouble than gold. Dangers abound for everyone and life can sometimes be cheap in the harsh and unforgiving Australian gold fields.

    Gold is the magnet for William, but Australia proves a challenge. Heat, dust, flies, and mosquitoes test forbearance while snakes are an ever-present danger and an implacable Government is determined to exact its share from the gold.

    William is caught up in the confrontation between the diggers and authority as patience is exhausted on both sides and a bloody fight is inevitable.

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