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            Aurora Burning: the Aurora Cycle 2
             

            Aurora Burning: the Aurora Cycle 2 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kaufman, Amie; Kristoff, Jay

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            Our heroes are back. Kind of. First, the bad news: an ancient evil - you know, your standard consume-all-life-in-the-galaxy deal - is about to be unleashed. The good news? Squad 312 is standing by to save the day. They've just got to take care of a few small distractions first. L...ike the clan of gremps who'd like to rearrange their favourite faces. And the cadre of illegit GIA agents with creepy flowers where their eyes used to be, who'll stop at nothing to get their hands on Auri. Then there's Kal's long-lost sister, who's not exactly happy to see her baby brother, and has a Syldrathi army at her back. With half the known galaxy on their tails, Squad 312 has never felt so wanted. When they learn the Hadfield has been found, it's time to come out of hiding. Two centuries ago the colony ship vanished, leaving Auri as its sole survivor. Now, its black box might be what saves them - but time is short, and if Auri can't learn to master her powers as a Trigger, the squad and all their admirers are going to be deader than the Great Ultrasaur of Abraaxis IV. Shocking revelations, bank heists, mysterious gifts, inappropriately tight bodysuits and an epic firefight will determine the fate of the Aurora Legion's most unforgettable heroes - and maybe the rest of the galaxy as well.
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            ISBN 9781760295745
            Published AU 28 Apr 2020
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 14+ years
            Series Aurora Cycle
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            The Eyes of Darkness: A gripping suspense thriller that predicted a global danger...

            The Eyes of Darkness: A gripping suspense thriller that predicted a global danger... (Paperback)

            By Koontz, Dean

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            A brilliant thriller of heart-stopping suspense from the internationally bestselling author of the Odd Thomas series.

            ISBN 9781472240293
            Released AU 10 May 2016
            Publisher Headline Publishing Group
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            Journey of the Pharaohs: Numa Files #17

            Journey of the Pharaohs: Numa Files #17 (Hardback)

            By Cussler, Clive; Brown, Graham

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            *PRE-ORDER YOUR COPY TODAY* Clive Cussler the UK NO. 1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR introduces yet another action-packed adventure to the gripping NUMA Files series . . . Praise for Clive Cussler 'The Adventure King' Sunday Express 'Cussler is hard to beat' Daily Mail 'Nobody does it bette...r... nobody!' Stephen Coonts
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            ISBN 9780241386873
            Released AU 10 Mar 2020
            Publisher Penguin
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            Series The Numa Files
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            Providence

            Providence (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Barry, Max

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            Providence is a dazzling, inventive, and thought-provoking new novel from the ingenious author of Jennifer Government and Lexicon. Gilly, Talia, Anders, and Jackson are astronauts captaining a new and supposedly indestructible ship in humanity's war against an alien race. Confine...d to the ship for years, each of them holding their own secrets, they are about to learn that there are threats beyond the reach of human ingenuity - and that the true nature of reality might be the universe's greatest mystery. In this near future, our world is at war with another, and humanity is haunted by its one catastrophic loss - a nightmarish engagement that left a handful of survivors drifting home through space, wracked with PTSD. Public support for the war plummeted, and the military-industrial complex set it sights on a new goal:zero-casualty warfare, made possible by gleaming new ships called Providences, powered by AI. But when the latest-launched Providence suffers a surprising attack and contact with home is severed, Gilly, Talia, Anders, and Jackson must confront the truth of the war they're fighting, the ship that brought them there, and the cosmos beyond.
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            ISBN 9780733643019
            Published AU 31 Mar 2020
            Publisher Hachette
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            The Animals In That Country

            The Animals In That Country (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By McKay, Laura Jean

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            When the animals start talking, we're not ready for what we'll learn. Hard-drinking, foul-mouthed, and allergic to bullshit, Jean is not your usual grandma. She's never been good at getting on with other humans, apart from her beloved granddaughter, Kimberly. Instead, she surroun...ds herself with animals, working as a guide in an outback wildlife park. And although Jean talks to all her charges, she has a particular soft spot for a young dingo called Sue. Then one day, disturbing news arrives of a pandemic sweeping the country. This is no ordinary flu- its chief symptom is that its victims begin to understand the language of animals - first mammals, then birds and insects, too. But as the flu progresses, the unstoppable voices become overwhelming, and many people begin to lose their minds. When Jean's infected son, Lee, takes off with Kimberly, heading south, Jean feels the pull to follow her kin. Setting off on their trail, with Sue the dingo riding shotgun, they find themselves in a stark, strange world in which the animal apocalypse has only further isolated people from other species. Bold, exhilarating, and wholly original, The Animals in That Country asks what it means to be human - and what would happen, for better or worse, if we finally understood what animals were saying.
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            ISBN 9781925849530
            Published AU 31 Mar 2020
            Publisher Scribe Publications
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            Rise and Shine

            Rise and Shine (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Allington, Patrick

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            Each morning, the last humans start their day with graphic footage from the front. This is what sustains them - literally. In a world where eight billion souls have perished, the survivors huddle together apart, perpetually at war, in the city-states of Rise and Shine. Yet this w...ar, far from representing their doom, is their means of survival. For their leaders have found the key to life when crops, livestock, and the very future have been blighted - a key that turns on each citizen being moved by human suffering. The question is, with memories still bright of all the friends they've lost, all the experience they'll never know, will compassion be enough? Or must they succumb to, or even embrace, darker desires? Rise and Shine is a tale that speaks to our troubled times, a Kafkaesque fable of hope from the imagination of Miles Franklin nominee Patrick Allington.
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            ISBN 9781925849769
            Published AU 2 Jun 2020
            Publisher Scribe Publications
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            After The Flood

            After The Flood (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Montag, Kassandra

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            An unforgettable, inventive, and riveting epic saga about a mother, her daughters and their struggle to survive in a post-apocalyptic flooded world. After the Flood signals the arrival of a game-changing and necessary new voice in fiction. One hundred years into the future, the w...orld has been utterly transformed. Myra lives with her eight year old daughter, Pearl, in what used to be Nebraska. Just before Pearl's birth, floodwaters finally inundated their home after years of slowly overtaking the continent, starting with the great coastal cities. In its wake, the monstrous deluge has left an archipelago of mountaintop colonies surrounded by a deep expanse of open water. Stubbornly independent Myra fishes from her small boat, the Bird, coming onto land only to trade for supplies and information, gutting any man and taking on any obstacle that threatens their lives. Precocious, feisty Pearl is her one reason for living, and a distraction from the memories of her older daughter, Row, who was kidnapped during the terrifying surge that swept away their home. But then, in a violent confrontation with a stranger, Myra discovers that Row is not dead, but being held captive by a violent gang of raiders on the far-off coast of what used to be Greenland. Throwing aside her usual caution, Myra embarks on a perilous voyage into the icy northern seas to rescue her child. A compulsively readable novel that juxtaposes dark despair and soaring hope, Myra and Pearl's journey is exhilarating, action-packed, sometimes frightening, but ultimately laced with wonder, redemptive and astonishing.
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            ISBN 9781460757819
            Published AU 24 Sep 2019
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            The New Space Opera 2

            The New Space Opera 2 (Paperback)

            By Dozois, Gardner; Strahan, Jonathan

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            Nineteen new stories that show how far space opera has come since it's pulp beginnings in the 30s and 40s. These entertaining and provocative tales . . . [reaffirm] where some of the genre's most innovative writing is taking place.-- Publishers Weekly.

            ISBN 9780061562365
            Published AU 14 May 2010
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            Sharp Shooter
              

            Sharp Shooter (Paperback)

            By Delacourt, Marianne

            Introducing Tara Sharp, a fun, feisty, kick-arse crime fighter for fans of Janet Evanovich's Stephanie Plum.

            ISBN 9781742370064
            Published AU 1 Nov 2010
            Publisher Allen & Unwin
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            The New Space Opera 2: All-new Stories of Science Fiction Adventure
             

            The New Space Opera 2: All-new Stories of Science Fiction Adventure (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            Edited by Dozois, Gardner; Strahan, Jonathan

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            Untrammelled adventure, awe-inspiring scale, cosmic perspective and grand romance - an exuberant celebration of the infinite possibilitie8 of the strangely wonderful universe we live in - all in this fabulous new anthology.

            ISBN 9780061562358
            Published AU 23 Sep 2009
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
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