"Intriguing premise, stunning reveal, irresistible read." (Val McDermid). "Wilde Lake is a standout novel: an intelligent, emotional, satisfying mystery that explores huge themes in small-town microcosm, in the manner of To Kill A Mockingbird, the inspiration on which it reflects."... read more
Penny McIntyre loves her life as an ambitious city professional, with a marketing team at her fingertips and a promotion just within reach. So when she's floored by a mystery illness, and ordered back to the family farm for three months' rest and recuperation, she is horrif... read more
'Anything McGinnis writes begs to be read aloud around a campfire.' Country StyleBilly Martin runs from home, burying his past in the quest for a future. He finds it in Queensland's spectacular Gulf Country, on the sprawling cattle runs. The Gulf breeds tough men, and Bil... read more
2010. First edition, first printing. A trade paperback copy in good condition.
Wilt is still teaching at the Fenland Tech, attempting to drill English into plasterers, dozing through tedious committee meetings and occasionally getting mildly plastered in 'The Pig in a Poke' with one of his few bearable colleagues. But the even tenor of his days is rudely in... read more
1984. First edition. A fine copy in a near fine, unclipped d/w with only a couple of short repaired tears to the top edge. Now in a protective cover.
Replacing the battles of heroes and gods with the struggle of mortal humans with time and space, 'Wimmera' re-invents the epic. 'Wimmera' is the history of a region and seedbed of a vision where 'the bunyip indeed lays down with the manticore.' There is nothing like it anywhere.
2009. First edition. A fine, unmarked copy.
In the long, hot summer of 1989, Ben and Fab are best friends. Growing up in a small country town, they spend their days playing cricket, yabbying in local dams, wanting a pair of Nike Air Maxes and not talking about how Fab's dad hits him or how the sudden death of Ben's next-do... read more
A week's holiday in Shoal Bay, courtesy of Price Galese. All Les had to do was help Eddie Salita get rid of a crooked cop. Why not? Les always wanted to visit Port Stephens. And nobody liked Fishcake Fishbyrne that much anyway. The first night in town, Les gets arrested by... read more
2005, A paperback copy in near fine condition.
This one-of-a-kind, practical "how-to" book is written to help a multitude of Florida educators--from new teachers who are seeking certification, to experienced teachers, school administrators, and teacher coaches--understand and demonstrate the new Florida ... read more
1987. First edition. A near fine copy only marked by rubbing to the spine ends. The d/w is unclipped and very good with only light shelf rubbing to the edges and panels.
When the bombs that stopped the species war tore holes in the veil between worlds, they allowed entry to the Others. Now, a hundred years later, humans and shifters alike live in artificially lit cities designed to keep the darkness at bay . . .
The humanoid supersoldiers known as... read more
A story of an Australian screenwriter in quest of her past as she returns to Israel, the land of her birth.
1986. First edition. A near fine copy in a fine d/w which is now in a protective cover.
The New York Times No. 1 bestseller One night in New York, a city under siege by snow, Peter Lake attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks it is empty, the daughter of the house is home ...Thus begins the affair between this Irish burglar ... read more
2014, A paperback copy in fine, unmarked condition.
For fans of FIFTY SHADES OF GREY; the author of sensational bestseller THE BRIDE STRIPPED BARE returns with a powerful tale of marriage and desire. Smothered by marriage and family, a woman feels life slipping through her fingers. She becomes preoccupied with thoughts of her earl... read more
2012, A paperback copy in fine, as new condition.