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    • Hunting the Wild Pineapple

    • By: Thea Astley
    • Narrated by: James Wright
    • Length: 6 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
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    Leverson, the narrator at the centre of these stories, calls himself a "people freak". Seduced by north Queensland's sultry beauty and unique strangeness, he is as fascinated by the invading hordes of misfits from the south as by the old established Queenslanders.

    Regular price: $18.87

    • In the Winter Dark

    • By: Tim Winton
    • Narrated by: James Wright
    • Length: 4 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      4 out of 5 stars 6

    Night falls. In a lonely valley called the Sink, four people prepare for a quiet evening. Murray Jaccob sees a moving shadow in his orchard. Across the swamp, his neighbour Ronnie watches her lover leave and feels her baby roll inside her. And on the verandah of the Stubbses house, a small dog is torn screaming from its leash by something unseen. Nothing will ever be the same again.

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Sunburnt Country

    • By: Sally Morgan, A.B. Facey, Elizabeth Jolley, and others
    • Narrated by: Beverley Dunn, James Wright
    • Length: 8 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
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    Sunburnt Country is an outstanding selection of autobiographical stories and short fiction about Australia and Australians. From childhood, through adolescence, work and marriage, to old age, these stories provide a lively, at times moving, sometimes funny, glimpse into many aspects of life in Australia.

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Uncertain Fate

    • By: Graham J. Brammer
    • Narrated by: James Wright
    • Length: 10 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The slight movement beneath the bamboo toward the creek distracted Dobel from his meagre meal of biscuits and water. At first he was unsure what it was. As the shadow came closer, it materialised into the unmistakable form of an NVA soldier moving from the creek toward the area of the LUP occupied by Collier and the wounded Wilkins. The enemy moved silently, an AK-47 held directly in front of his body, ready for action.

    Regular price: $37.30

    • The Survivor

    • By: Tom Kenneally
    • Narrated by: James Wright
    • Length: 10 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Alec Ramsey is the survivor of a disastrous Antarctic expedition which abandoned his revered friend and leader of the party, Stephen Leeming. For 40 years, in the security of academia, Ramsey has nurtured with guilt his doubts about this incident. Now Leeming's body is, against all odds, to be exhumed from the Antarctic icecap, and Ramsey must confront his obsession and decide whether he really did - or can continue to - survive at all.

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Jacko

    • The Great Intruder
    • By: Tom Kenneally
    • Narrated by: James Wright
    • Length: 12 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Jacko Emptor, Northern Territory born, brings Australian wildness to the television screens of America. Is America ready for him? Is he ready for America? Jacko, investigative reporter, exploits American innocence to break into living rooms and penetrate the heart's secrets. But these secrets make their claim on him too, especially the secrets of Sunny Sondquist, a child-woman missing in the American heartland. Follow Jacko as he exposes evil, falls from grace, and shows how television makes gods of some and fools of many.

    Regular price: $17.47