New Australiana BooksHere are the books with an outback flavour in both fiction and non-fiction.
I Can Jump Puddles
It is the story of Alan Marshall's childhood, in which he suffered a crippling attack of poliomyelitis, but went on to do things no cripple is supposed to do.
The Road to Gundagai - PB
Blue Laurence has escaped the prison of her aunt's mansion to join The Magnifico Family Circus, a travelling troupe that brings glamour and laughter to country towns gripped by the Depression.
In Outback Pionners, Evan McHugh gathers the enthralling stories of the men and women who opened up the Australian outback and in the process discovered the beauty and terror of this extraordinary country.
The Australian Light Horse - PB
The Australian Light Horse was a unique force, first raised during the Boer War, and then reformed for World War I.