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from 22 December 2018 to 20 February 2019

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 B2370
 B2731
 B2792
 B2793
 B2794
 B5377
 B6022
 B6129
 B6317
 B6330
 B6354
 B6695
 B6738
 B6762
Books produced in the past    ( Total: 14 )

Nonfiction

  • Title : Advanced Marketing and Selling Skills
    Advanced Marketing and Selling Skills
    • Author : Edge Training Solutions.
    • Transcriber : Association for the Blind of WA (Inc).
    • System Number : B2370
    • Collection : Nonfiction
    • Volume : 1 volume
    • Summary :
      Course manual.
      Course manual.

  • Title : And the journey begins
    And the journey begins
    • Author : Axelrod, Cyril.
    • Transcriber : David Sheppard.
    • System Number : B2731
    • Collection : Nonfiction
    • Volume : 2 volumes
    • Summary :
      Autobiography of Father Cyril Axelrod.
      Autobiography of Father Cyril Axelrod. Born deaf to a Jewish family in South Africa, he converted to Catholicism and became a priest. Although he grew up under apartheid, he did pioneering multiracial work. In later life he lost his sight. He continues to minister to the deafblind in places all over the world.

  • Title : An unselfish life : the Pat Roles story
    An unselfish life : the Pat Roles story
    • Author : Stenmark, Marea.
    • Transcriber : Association for the Blind of WA, Inc.
    • System Number : B6022
    • Collection : Nonfiction
    • Volume : 3 volumes
    • Summary :
      When Pat Roles was told she was pregnant with triplets, all she could do was cry.
      When Pat Roles was told she was pregnant with triplets, all she could do was cry. It had taken all her courage to risk motherhood again after losing her first baby after birth. Now faced with three babies, Pat was terrified. Would they all survive? How would she and husband, Brian, cope? An Unselfish Life is the story of one mother's determination to never accept less than the best for her children. Born prematurely, the lifesaving oxygen given to Cameron, Vaughan, and Nigel at birth came at a cost - all three became blind. Pat Roles has constantly refused to accept ignorance and prejudice. She fought for her boys' rights to education in the normal school system, for their right to join the Boy Scouts, for their right to grow up as happy, independent, fulfilled human beings.

  • Title : Anecdotes and antidotes
    Anecdotes and antidotes
    • Author : Cooper, Harry.
    • Transcriber : Mary Szabo.
    • System Number : B6129
    • Collection : Nonfiction
    • Volume : 4 volumes
    • Summary :
      Dr.
      Dr. Harry Cooper, Australia's favourite vet and much-loved star of 'Harry's Practice', has a lifetime's worth of stories to tell about his experiences with animals and their owners.

  • Title : Black kettle and full moon : daily life in a vanished Australia
    Black kettle and full moon : daily life in a vanished Australia
    • Author : Blainey, Geoffrey.
    • Transcriber : Connie Craig.
    • System Number : B6738
    • Collection : Nonfiction
    • Volume : 6 volumes
    • Summary :
      A lively and fascinating journey into Australian daily life in the period from the first gold rushes to the World War One.
      A lively and fascinating journey into Australian daily life in the period from the first gold rushes to the World War One. Blainey paints a fascinating picture of how our forebears lived - in the outback, in towns and cities, at sea and on land.

Children's Fiction

  • Title : Happy birthday, Samantha! : a springtime story
    Happy birthday, Samantha! : a springtime story
    • Author : Tripp, Valerie.
    • Transcriber : Carol Grace.
    • System Number : B2792
    • Collection : Children's Fiction
    • Volume : 1 volume
    • Summary :
      When Samantha's tenth birthday party is spoiled by the boy next door, Aunt Cornelia and her young twin sisters try to ease Samantha's disappointment by inviting her and Grandmary to visit them in New York City where she discovers the modern delights of the turn-of-the-century city.
      When Samantha's tenth birthday party is spoiled by the boy next door, Aunt Cornelia and her young twin sisters try to ease Samantha's disappointment by inviting her and Grandmary to visit them in New York City where she discovers the modern delights of the turn-of-the-century city.

  • Title : Samantha saves the day : a summer story
    Samantha saves the day : a summer story
    • Author : Tripp, Valerie.
    • Transcriber : Carol Grace.
    • System Number : B2793
    • Collection : Children's Fiction
    • Volume : 1 volume
    • Summary :
      While spending the summer at Grandmary's summer home on Goose Lake, Samantha and her twin cousins decide to visit the island where Samantha's parents were drowned during a storm.
      While spending the summer at Grandmary's summer home on Goose Lake, Samantha and her twin cousins decide to visit the island where Samantha's parents were drowned during a storm.

  • Title : Changes for Samantha : a winter story
    Changes for Samantha : a winter story
    • Author : Tripp, Valerie.
    • Transcriber : Carol Grace.
    • System Number : B2794
    • Collection : Children's Fiction
    • Volume : 1 volume
    • Summary :
      When she discovers that Nellie and her sisters have been sent to an orphanage, Samantha, now living with her aunt and uncle in New York City, tries to help her friends as much as she can.
      When she discovers that Nellie and her sisters have been sent to an orphanage, Samantha, now living with her aunt and uncle in New York City, tries to help her friends as much as she can.

  • Title : Being Brandie
    Being Brandie
    • Author : Tucker, Mary.
    • Transcriber : Ethel Hird.
    • System Number : B6762
    • Collection : Children's Fiction
    • Volume : 2 volumes
    • Summary :
      Brandie has just turned 12 and now everything seems to be different.
      Brandie has just turned 12 and now everything seems to be different. Her body is changing in strange ways and her father suddenly expects her to behave like a young lady. Worst of all, Brandie and her mother can't agree about anything. But when her Mum gives her some letters, Brandie starts to see things differently.

Fiction

  • Title : At the altar : matrimonial tales
    At the altar : matrimonial tales
    • Author : Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud)
    • Transcriber : Connie Craig.
    • System Number : B5377
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 3 volumes
    • Summary :
      Collection of 19 funny and romantic short stories from the author of "Anne of Green Gables" novels.
      Collection of 19 funny and romantic short stories from the author of "Anne of Green Gables" novels.

  • Title : An irresistible impulse
    An irresistible impulse
    • Author : Delinksy, Barbara.
    • Transcriber : Anne Todd.
    • System Number : B6317
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 4 volumes
    • Summary :
      Sitting in a Vermont jury room, Abby Barnes finds herself actually hoping to be chosen.
      Sitting in a Vermont jury room, Abby Barnes finds herself actually hoping to be chosen. The trial is sensational. Then she meets fellow juror Ben Wyeth, a witty and charming college professor who shows Abby just what's been missing from her life.

  • Title : April fool : an April Taub investigation
    April fool : an April Taub investigation
    • Author : Fein, Yvonne.
    • Transcriber : Shirley Crowe.
    • System Number : B6330
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 5 volumes
    • Summary :
      Detective novel featuring April Taub, an undercover Nazi hunter and daughter of Holocaust survivors.
      Detective novel featuring April Taub, an undercover Nazi hunter and daughter of Holocaust survivors. A moment of indiscretion reveals a nationwide conspiracy with possibly fatal consequences to herself and her organisation. Forced to cross the continent in search of clues, she soon realises that none of the people she's trusted are what they seem. Author has edited the 'Melbourne Chronicle' and 'Generation', as well as two volumes of memoirs by Holocaust survivors, one of which won the National Book Council's inaugural Banjo Award for Biography.

  • Title : Blue diary
    Blue diary
    • Author : Hoffman, Alice.
    • Transcriber : Ethel Hird.
    • System Number : B6354
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 5 volumes
    • Summary :
      Ethan and Jorie, the perfect, beautiful couple have been married for 13 years and are still in love.
      Ethan and Jorie, the perfect, beautiful couple have been married for 13 years and are still in love. Ethan is a pillar of the local community. But 13 years ago, far away in Maryland, he committed a brutal rape and murder. And now, out of the blue, a phone call is about to change his life forever.

  • Title : Bird of prey
    Bird of prey
    • Author : Armstrong, Vivien.
    • Transcriber : David Sheppard.
    • System Number : B6695
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 4 volumes
    • Summary :
      Fay Browne is a middle-aged solicitor living with her family in the small village of Renham.
      Fay Browne is a middle-aged solicitor living with her family in the small village of Renham. One fateful night, Fay witnesses a woman's apparent suicide in front of a train and becomes deeply involved in the inquest. Did she jump or was she pushed?