The inspiring story of a woman who leaves a fading Scottish mining town for the challenges of a new land and the hopes of a new love. Vividly depicting both the simple pleasures and daily perils of Depression-era Melbourne and the early Queensland cane fields.
On the goldfields of Australia, an unlikely band of fighters from around the globe came together to defend a small native tribe threatened by a ruthless enemy - a man who'd stop at nothing to get what he wanted. Some veteran soldiers, some men of peace, now they faced an army determined to wipe them off the map!
He Was BEEB When I Knew Him
The challenges and frustrations of being a self-styled intellectual in Brisbane in the 1970s and 80s. By turns wry, funny and poignant, the book tracks Beeb and his best mate through school, university, and the questionable delights of the workforce. Life in Brisbane could be... 'interesting' then.