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 History

" ... far better than any novel; an incomparable record of a greart family and of a series of great actions. The Bulletin When Patrick Durack left Western Ireland for Australia in 1853, he was to found a pioneering dynasty and build a cattle empire across the great stretches of ... read more

Kings in Grass Castles
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 Biography

Awards:Shortlisted for NSW Premier's History Award: Australian History 2012 and ABIA Australian Biography of the Year 2013.

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. ... read more

True North: The Story of Mary and Elizabeth Durack
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 General

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Last Horse Standing
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 History

""Mary Durack's KINGS IN GRASS CASTLES is an Australian classic. Since it was published in 1959 it has gone on selling as new generations of readers discover the pastoralist saga of the Durack family and their cattle spreads across the continent. Now, nearly 25 years later we have t... read more

Sons in the Saddle
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 Biography

Sheryl McCorry grew up in Arnhem Land carrying crocodiles to school for show and tell. When she was 18, Broome beckoned, and it was there that - only hours after being railroaded into marriage by a fast-talking Yank - she locked eyes with Bob McCorry, a drover and buffalo shoote... read more

Diamonds and Dust
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Ian Petherick is a true example of a Kimberley icon
He has done it all, spent a childhood growing up on cattle stations, worked as a Jackaroo, established his own bull catching business, became the first one-legged heli-mustering chopper pilot and formed a lar... read more

The Life and Times of Ian Petherick
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 Biography /Memoir

Reading Level:3 Biography

The powerful true story of how one woman turned outback dust into a diamond empire Within minutes of landing in Kununurra, Frauke Bolten had made up her mind to get on a plane back home to Germany. It was 1981 and the dusty frontier town was no place for a woman. Ho... read more

A Diamond in the Dust
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Nophoto
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 Biography

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Barunga
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 Biography

Sheryl McCorry's memoir Diamonds and Dust was a runaway bestseller in 2007. Now, in Stars over Shiralee, Sheryl brings her story up to date, picking up from the death of her husband Bob McCorry. Having moved from the Kimberley to a property called the Shiralee, Sheryl is rocke... read more

Stars Over Shiralee
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