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 B2342
 B2370
 B2377
 B2508
 B2731
 B2792
 B2793
 B2794
 B4946
 B4980
 B5020
 B5377
 B5441
 B5561
 B6022
 B6108
 B6129
 B6144
 B6231
 B6294
 B6317
 B6330
 B6354
 B6448
 B6473
 B6695
 B6714
 B6738
 B6762
 B8093
Books produced in the past    ( Total: 30 )

Fiction

  • Title : Carpentaria moon
    Carpentaria moon
    • Author : Allyne, Kerry.
    • Transcriber : Shirley Crowe.
    • System Number : B2342
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 3 volumes
    • Summary :
      Was there nothing that would please this man!
      Was there nothing that would please this man! It was love at first sight when Eden landed at the tropical Australian cattle station on the Carpentaria Gulf. She knew she wanted to stay forever. But Eden quickly learned that only one person at Arrunga River Station did the hiring; Court Buchanan, not his stepbrother, Alick, who had offered her the job as tourist manager. And even when "the Boss" consented to a trial period, Eden began to wonder just what it would take to win this man's approval!

  • Title : Cold shoulder
    Cold shoulder
    • Author : La Plante, Lynda.
    • Transcriber : David Sheppard.
    • System Number : B4946
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 8 volumes
    • Summary :
      A kid runs.
      A kid runs. A cop fires. The boy dies. He has committed no crime. The cop is drunk and her name is Lorraine. But before Lorraine can find justice for the victims and redemption for herself, she must hit the pits of alcohol abuse and prostitution.

  • Title : Burning down the house
    Burning down the house
    • Author : McInerney, Merry.
    • Transcriber : Shirley Crowe.
    • System Number : B4980
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 4 volumes
    • Summary :
      Fast-pace funny and intelligent, story of a woman who supports her husband while he writes his first novel, then finds herself overlooked when he became a celebrity and a playboy.
      Fast-pace funny and intelligent, story of a woman who supports her husband while he writes his first novel, then finds herself overlooked when he became a celebrity and a playboy.

  • Title : Come to grief
    Come to grief
    • Author : Francis, Dick.
    • Transcriber : Jan Howell.
    • System Number : B5020
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 6 volumes
    • Summary :
      Ex-champion jockey turned investigator Sid Halley is still in his mid-thirties, still troubled, courageous and unwilling to admit defeat.
      Ex-champion jockey turned investigator Sid Halley is still in his mid-thirties, still troubled, courageous and unwilling to admit defeat. He uncovers a crime by a friend whom he - and everyone else - has held in affection.

  • 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 : Choices
    Choices
    • Author : Sallis, Susan.
    • Transcriber : Billie Carter.
    • System Number : B5441
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 5 volumes
    • Summary :
      Helen's life changed when her parents and fiance were killed in a car crash.
      Helen's life changed when her parents and fiance were killed in a car crash. Coming to terms with her loss, she discovered that Miles had kept something from her that made her see him in a different light. She moved to Flatners, a cottage near the Bristol Channel to begin a new life and a new love.

  • Title : Chance : a Spenser novel
    Chance : a Spenser novel
    • Author : Parker, Robert B.
    • Transcriber : David Sheppard.
    • System Number : B5561
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 4 volumes
    • Summary :
      When big-time Boston hoodlum Julius Ventura approaches Spenser and his redoubtable sidekick, Hawk, about locating his only daughter's missing husband, it's clear he's not telling them the whole truth about the blushing bride and ardent groom.
      When big-time Boston hoodlum Julius Ventura approaches Spenser and his redoubtable sidekick, Hawk, about locating his only daughter's missing husband, it's clear he's not telling them the whole truth about the blushing bride and ardent groom.

  • Title : Caterina
    Caterina
    • Author : Hodge, Jane Aiken.
    • Transcriber : Jan Howell.
    • System Number : B6108
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 5 volumes
    • Summary :
      Having survived scandal and the disdain of many a society lady and gentleman in years past, Caterina is now the mistress of her household, and the talented artist behind a successful series of satiric cartoons.
      Having survived scandal and the disdain of many a society lady and gentleman in years past, Caterina is now the mistress of her household, and the talented artist behind a successful series of satiric cartoons. But her hard-won independence is far from secure. The political turmoil following Napoleon's invasion of Portugal in 1807 has left a vacuum of power and a dangerous climate for liberal freethinkers like Caterina. When her son Lewis joins in the political fray, Caterina is drawn in as well - and while painting the portrait of a powerful political figure, she embarks on a dangerous new career. She must summon all of her strong will and courage to survive the spinning tornado of political intrigue and lies this time - and to face a past she thought she had left behind forever.

  • Title : Calder pride
    Calder pride
    • Author : Dailey, Janet.
    • Transcriber : Mary Szabo.
    • System Number : B6144
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 7 volumes
    • Summary :
      When her fiance is killed, Cat Calder retreats to the homestead to mourn.
      When her fiance is killed, Cat Calder retreats to the homestead to mourn. One reckless night leads to a chance encounter with a gray-eyed stranger.

  • Title : Carolina moon
    Carolina moon
    • Author : Roberts, Nora.
    • Transcriber : Mary Szabo.
    • System Number : B6231
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 8 volumes
    • Summary :
      Tory Bodeen has returned to her hometown of Progress, South Carolina, to face the fearsome memories of her childhood friend Hope's death and rebuild her life in a town that once betrayed her.
      Tory Bodeen has returned to her hometown of Progress, South Carolina, to face the fearsome memories of her childhood friend Hope's death and rebuild her life in a town that once betrayed her. Struggling to balance the disturbing recollections, Tory finds comfort in the arms of Hope's older brother, Cade Lavelle. Though she sets about developing relationships with old friends and establishing her own business, Tory's worst fears come true and her past catches up to her: Tory's unique role in Hope's death makes her not only the focus of the Lavelle family's hatred, but the next choice for Hope's killer, who is still at large.

  • Title : Danger trail
    Danger trail
    • Author : Brand, Max.
    • Transcriber : Irma Parry.
    • System Number : B6294
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 4 volumes
    • Summary :
      When Tag Enderby broke with Dan Malley's outlaw gang, Malley swore to kill him.
      When Tag Enderby broke with Dan Malley's outlaw gang, Malley swore to kill him.

  • 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 : Celebration
    Celebration
    • Author : Thomas, Rosie.
    • Transcriber : David Sheppard.
    • System Number : B6448
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 6 volumes
    • Summary :
      For Bell, it was the break of her career - to interview Baron Charles de Gillesmont and Valentine Gordon.
      For Bell, it was the break of her career - to interview Baron Charles de Gillesmont and Valentine Gordon. But suddenly Bell's career is the last thing on her mind, because the two are enemies. How can she love one and feel the draw of the other?

  • Title : Collected stories
    Collected stories
    • Author : Kelleher, Victor.
    • Transcriber : Mary Szabo.
    • System Number : B6473
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 7 volumes
    • Summary :
      Stories lead us on a journey through a violent Africa to a callous, naive Australia and back to Kelleher's own London Irish roots in the 1940s.
      Stories lead us on a journey through a violent Africa to a callous, naive Australia and back to Kelleher's own London Irish roots in the 1940s. This collection contains two of Victor Kelleher's powerful books of interwoven stories, The Traveller and Micky Darlin', as well as previously uncollected pieces.

  • 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?

  • Title : Cry no more
    Cry no more
    • Author : Howard, Linda.
    • Transcriber : Carol Grace.
    • System Number : B6714
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 5 volumes
    • Summary :
      On a sultry afternoon in a small village, Milla Edge faces every parent's nightmare.
      On a sultry afternoon in a small village, Milla Edge faces every parent's nightmare. Two assailants kidnap her six-week-old son, leaving Milla behind for dead.

  • Title : Complete surrender : the true story of a family's dark secret and the brothers it tore apart at birth
    Complete surrender : the true story of a family's dark secret and the brothers it tore apart at birth
    • Author : Sharp, Dave.
    • Transcriber : David Sheppard.
    • System Number : B8093
    • Collection : Fiction
    • Volume : 3 volumes
    • Summary :
      Dave Sharp grew up with foster parents with no information about his actual parents.
      Dave Sharp grew up with foster parents with no information about his actual parents. He lived his life happily as a bricklayer and grew up an honest man who loved soccer. In his 60s, he set about the long and arduous process of trying to find out who his real parents were. After much searching he discovered the family who had given him up for adoption and met up with them. He also scheduled to meet with the man he believed to be his half-brother; this man, it turned out, was the noted novelist Ian McEwan, author of Atonement and On Chesil Beach. A shocking revelation concerning a family affair that had long lain hidden was soon unearthed, and Dave learned that Ian was in fact his full brother. This is the amazing and heartwarming story of a son’s wish to find his family, and two men gaining the brother that they had always wished for.

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 : Something's in the woods : choose your own nightmare
    Something's in the woods : choose your own nightmare
    • Author : Brightfield, Richard.
    • Transcriber : Jan Howell.
    • System Number : B2377
    • Collection : Children's Fiction
    • Volume : 1 volume
    • Summary :
      Strange things happen in Wiley Woods.
      Strange things happen in Wiley Woods. Mysterious things. At least that's what the creepy park ranger told you. And when your parents disappear from your campsite, you know it's true. Your family has vanished into thin air! Now you're scared. Wiley Woods is dark. Quiet. Spooky. And you're all alone ... What happens in this book? You make all the choices. You decide how long your nightmare will last. Choose from more than 10 terrifying endings! If you dare to choose your own nightmare.

  • 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.

Young Adult Fiction

  • Title : Darksong : the Legendsong, book 2
    Darksong : the Legendsong, book 2
    • Author : Carmody, Isobelle.
    • Transcriber : David Sheppard.
    • System Number : B2508
    • Collection : Young Adult Fiction
    • Volume : 13 volumes
    • Summary :
      After crossing to the troubled world of Keltor, Ember learns that her twin sister also crossed, and is in great danger.
      After crossing to the troubled world of Keltor, Ember learns that her twin sister also crossed, and is in great danger. She must find Glynn and warn her before it is too late.