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This Girl’s Abroad

This Girl’s Abroad

Author(s): Andrene Low

Location(s): Melbourne

Genre(s): Fiction, Romance

Era(s): 1970s

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Samantha’s life is perfect – great clothes, great job, great boyfriend – until she finds her boss wants to shag her and her boyfriend is shagging someone else. But at least the clothes are still fabulous – and even...

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You’ll Die in Singapore

You’ll Die in Singapore

Author(s): Charles McCormac

Location(s): Australia, Indonesia, Singapore

Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs

Era(s): World War 2

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Weakened by hunger, thirst and ill-treatment, author Charles McCormac, then a World War Two prisoner-of-war in Japanese-occupied Singapore, knew that if he did not escape he would die. With sixteen others he broke out of Pasir Panjang camp and...

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Cloudstreet

Cloudstreet

Author(s): Tim Winton

Location(s): Perth

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): WW2 onwards

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Perth, Australia, towards the end of WW2.The Lambs and the Pickles are forced by dint of circumstance to share a run down house on Cloudstreet. Each member has his/her story to tell in lovely rendered detail and everyday experience.

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His Father’s Son

His Father’s Son

Author(s): Tony Black

Location(s): Australia, Ireland

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): Modern

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Australia is the Lucky Country, and Joey Driscol knows it. It’s a far cry from his native Ireland, but he believes this is the place he and his wife can make a new life and forget the troubles of...

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The Atlas of Us

The Atlas of Us

Author(s): Tracey Buchanan

Location(s): Exmoor, Finland, Koh Phi Phi, Krabi, Serbia, The Outback

Genre(s): Fiction, Romance

Era(s): Late 1900s through 2004 to 2014

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How far would you go for the one you love the most? A stormy love affair. A secret. A discovery that changes everything … Louise Fenton flies to a devastated Thailand to search for her mother, missing following the...

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The Christmas Cafe

The Christmas Cafe

Author(s): Amanda Prowse

Location(s): Edinburgh, Sydney

Genre(s): Fiction, Romance

Era(s): Modern

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Bea does not believe in second chances. A widow at fifty-three, Bea knows she must accept that she will be alone forever. She buries her grief in hard work, and soon the deli she runs in Surry Hills has...

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A Nurse Abroad

A Nurse Abroad

Author(s): Anne Watts

Location(s): Alice Springs, Northern Canada

Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs

Era(s): 1960s onwards

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In the early 1960s, Anne Watts was a newly qualified nurse, eager to use her skills. Her father expected her to work locally, not too far from North Wales, where Anne had grown up, and to then settle down...

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A Single Breath

A Single Breath

Author(s): Lucy Clarke

Location(s): Tasmania

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): Modern

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The deeper the water, the darker the secrets There were so many times I thought about telling you the truth, Eva. What stopped me was always the same thing… When Eva’s husband Jackson tragically drowns, she longs to meet...

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A Town Like Alice

A Town Like Alice

Author(s): Nevil Shute

Location(s): Australia, Malaysia (Malaya)

Genre(s): Mystery

Era(s): 1940s

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All the Rivers Run

All the Rivers Run

Author(s): Nancy Cato

Location(s): Victoria

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Philadelphia Gordon is an artist, a riverboat skipper and a beautiful, independent woman. Orphaned by a shipwreck, Philadelphia grows up on the banks of her beloved Murray River in Australia with her kindly uncle and strict aunt, seemingly destined...

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