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Librarian Recommended Read – Coming Rain by Stephen Daisley

Stephen Daisley was a musterer and a shearer – now an award winning author (first Ockham Award winner 2016).  Poetic and prosaic.  There is hard graft, dust, dirt and dingoes.  And love. This is one hell of a yarn.  It … Continue reading

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Reading Lists: Australian Outback Fiction

Stories set in the red dirt, blazing sun, and peril ridden Australian outback: Jackaroos and Jillaroos who overcome adversity, mystery, and personal hardships, find love and friendship, against a back drop of cattle and horses, snakes and lizards, but always the sun … Continue reading

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Travel Writing from Chris Stewart

Chris Stewart writes travel books about his family who relocated to Andalusia, a town in the mountains of Southern Spain. The first title in the series, ‘Driving over Lemons’, was massively popular, and his writing is very witty and humourous. The Last Days of … Continue reading

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