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 Aust Fiction

An utterly wonderful novel of love, crime, magic, fate and coming of age, set in Brisbane's violent working class suburban fringe - from one of Australia's most exciting new writers. Brisbane, 1985: A lost father, a mute brother, a junkie mum, a heroin dealer for a stepfathe... read more

Boy Swallows Universe
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 Aust Fiction

''A strange and joyous marvel.'' Richard Flanagan
A young man named Levi McAllister decides to build a coffin for his twenty-three-year-old sister, Charlotte--who promptly runs for her life. A water rat swims upriver in quest of the cloud god. A fisherman named Karl hunts for tuna in... read more

A BOOK WE LOVED : This book took me to places in my reading I hadn’t been to in years. Full of magical realism and wondrous descriptions of the Tasmanian wilderness, Flames is an amazing and singular work of imagination. While it touches on universal themes of love, loss and grief, Arnott’... read more

Flames
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 Aust Fiction

"A riveting adventure for the soul . . . just the kind of evocative historical fiction I love."--Sara Gruen, author of At the Water's Edge and Water for Elephants An epic, inspiring novel about one woman's survival in the hardscrabble Italian count... read more

The Madonna of The Mountains
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 Aust Fiction

A Congolese refugee getting by in the Australian suburbs, Isa has a background that seems unimaginable in his new country - a childhood as a boy soldier. Now, Isa's a brilliant boxer, but his most difficult opponent isn't in the ring - it's the terrors of his past. The powerful debu... read more

Prize Fighter
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 Aust Fiction

Adam's life has been ruined by war . . . A veteran of the Iraq conflict who has suffered such extensive bodily trauma that he can only really survive by means of a mechanical skeleton.Marianna's has been ruined by men . . . A woman who has had to flee the country after her husband... read more

A Stolen Season
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 Aust Fiction

Almost twenty years after forbidding him to contact her, Vita receives an email from her old benefactor, Royce. Once, she was one of his brightest protUgUes; now her career has stalled and Royce is ailing, and each has a need to settle accounts. Beyond their murky ... read more

A BOOK WE LOVED :  When Vita and Royce take up a written correspondence after many years of silence, the reader is taken into story within story within story, as both characters excavate their pasts. Taking us to the archaeological gardens of Pompeii and to post-apa... read more

In the Garden of the Fugitives
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 Aust Fiction

''Astonishing...A strange, sombre, sobering triumph.'' Sydney Morning Herald
The settlement of Wahrheit, founded in exile to await the return of the Messiah, has been waiting longer than expected. Pastor Helfgott has begun to feel the subtle fraying of the community''s faith... read more

This novel confirms Hornung as one of Australia’s finest writers. Set in an indeterminate rural location during the 19th century, this story begins with an act of violence that leaves Benedict, bereft. Unmoored by grief he moves into a barn, where the horses and farm animals show ... read more

The Last Garden
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 Aust Fiction

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Nophoto
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 Aust Fiction

Martin Sparrow is already struggling when the Hawkesbury's great flood of March 1806 lays waste to him and his farm. Luckless, lovelorn and deep in debt, the ex-convict is confronted with a choice. He can buckle down and set about his agricultural recovery, or he can... read more

The Making of Martin Sparrow
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 Aust Fiction

From Tim Winton, Australia's most decorated and beloved novelist and the author of Cloudstreet, comes The Shepherd's Hut, the story of a young man on a thrilling journey of self-discovery in one of the harshest, near-uninhabitable climates on Earth. Tim Winton is Australia's m... read more

The Shepherd's Hut
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 Aust Fiction

For fans of The Book Thief, a powerful and heartbreaking story set during WW2 that stays with you long after the final page is read. Margot Baumann hasleft school to take up her sister's job in the mailroom of a large prison. Butthis is Germany in 1944, and the prison is Sach... read more

A BOOK WE LOVED: This is a war story of parallel lives. This is a must read for those who loved The Book Thief and All the light we cannot see. Set in a concentration camp on the outskirts of Berlin 1944, we meet Margot who works in the mailroom performing the gut wrenching t... read more

The Love That I Have
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 Aust Fiction

A superbly written and compelling novel about the bonds of family and home set against a broad scrape outback.

The Far-Back Country
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