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The Girl from Snowy River by The year is 1919. Thirty years have passed since the man from Snowy River made his famous ride. But World War I still casts its shadow across a valley in the heart of Australia, particularly for orphaned sixteen-year-old Flinty McAlpine, who lost a brother when the Snowy River men marched away to war.
Call Number: F FRE
Publication Date: 2012
Pastures of the Blue Crane by Ryl, on the death of the father she barely knew, discovers that she is now the co-owner, with a grandfather she's never met, of a rundown property among the cane fields in northern New South Wales. It's the home her father grew up in - the one her grandfather hasn't seen in decades. The decision to go out there and fix it up, with her difficult grandfather tagging along, is more a matter of contrariness than anything else.
Making the property profitable again is a challenge Ryl rises to, and along the way she learns about herself and her family.
Call Number: F BRI
Publication Date: 2004-04-01
All That Glitters by Seventeen-year old Martin Graham loves and understands horses. Stable lad at the Travellers Inn just out of Guildford, he also longs to join the thousands making for the goldfields around Coolgardie. Chance throws good fortune his way, and Martin Graham knows just how to ride it. On the long journey east he joins forces with Beth Wilkes, a girl with a serious chip on her shoulder when it comes to members of the male sex. But Beth is all heart when it comes to taking care of the female victims of the Wild West. And in Black Flag they discover that truly, all that glitters is not gold. All That Glitters is a gripping historical novel that paints an accurate picture of what life was like in the goldfields of Western Australian in the 18th centur
Call Number: F BUN
Publication Date: 2005-09-01