New Australiana BooksHere are the books with an outback flavour in both fiction and non-fiction.
When Colts Ran
'There was nothing more definate when it came to promise than the worn old earth.'
The Shaggy Gully Times - Children's Picture Book - PB
Welcome, readers, to The Shaggy Gully Times, the punniest newspaper you'll ever read! Look! Up in the sky! Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a wombat, a sheep and a dancing kangaroo - And they're on the front page of The Shaggy Gully Times!
Australia on Horseback - HB
The first horse set foot in Australia on 30 January 1788, one of seven aboard the First Fleet's Lady Penrhyn, which also carried a cargo of female convicts.
True North - PB
Growing up in suburban Perth in the 1920s, the two Durack girls were fascinated by tales of the pioneering past of their father and grandfather overlanding from Queensland in the 1880s and setting up four vast cattle stations in the remote north.