Best Australian & Oceanian Dramas & Plays Books
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1. Summary & Discussions of The Women of The Bible Speak by Shannon Bream: The Wisdom of Women and Their Lessons for Today
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Note: This is a Summary and Discussions of The Women of The Bible Speak: The Wisdom of 16 Women and Their Lessons for Today by Shannon Bream, not the original book. Who should read “The Women of The Bible Speak”?This book is perfect for those who:Want to learn more about the women in the Bible;Want to share the importance of women in the Bible with other women;Lead a Bible study and need a new topic area;Are just learning about the Chrostian faith;Are ready to study some of the more well-known women of the Bible.
What’s in it for Me & Why is it Important? Some believe that the Christian faith is very male-centered. Still, many women in the Bible are related to Christ or did things that furthered the Gospel in amazing ways. While not all the women of the Bible are covered in this book’s pages, some of those that are well-known and a few lesser known are shared.
2. The Drover's Wife
Author: by Leah Purcell
December 3, 2019
Deep in the heart of Australia’s high country, along an ancient, hidden track, lives Molly Johnson and her four surviving children, another on the way. Husband Joe is away months at a time droving livestock up north, leaving his family in the bush to fend for itself.
Molly’s children are her world, and life is hard and precarious with only their dog, Alligator, and a shotgun for protection but it can be harder when Joe’s around. At just twelve years of age Molly’s eldest son Danny is the true man of the house, determined to see his mother and siblings safe from raging floodwaters, hunger and intruders, man and reptile.
Danny is mature beyond his years, but there are some things no child should see. He knows more than most just what it takes to be a drover’s wife. One night under the moon’s watch, Molly has a visitor of a different kind a black story keeper’, Yadaka.
He’s on the run from authorities in the nearby town, and exchanges kindness for shelter. Both know that justice in this nation caught between two worlds can be as brutal as its landscape. But in their short time together, Yadaka shows Molly a secret truth, and the strength to imagine a different path.
3. Sapphire Promise: Based on a true story of loyalty, trust, and unfailing love
Author: by Sally Brandle
Loyalty to family.Trusting instincts. The will to survive. These virtues are deeply embedded in a mature Dutch teenager, Annika Wolter. Her attributes prove useful as she navigates typical coming-of-age insecurities and a blossoming romance with a handsome lieutenant in 1939 Batavia, Java.
Nothing prepares her for the distress of Hitler’s attacks on European countries followed by Japan’s bombing of Pearl Harbor, toppling her idyllic life in the Dutch East Indies colonial society and separating her from the man she loves. Uplifting events from a true story showcase how determination, nursing basics, and language skills keep a young woman and her mother alive in the worst Japanese internment camp in the Pacific.
If you admire clever women and unfailing love in a tropical wartime setting, you will be captivated by Sapphire Promise. Here’s what readers are saying:”Annika’s story is so amazing, I had to keep reminding myself it is true. She was a woman before her time in her determination and perseverance.” Amazon reader”This coming-of-age story occurs during a time of great turbulence.
4. A Bag of Dolls (Ben Hood Thrillers Book 36)
Author: by Drew Lindsay
April 11, 2021
It’s just a little bag of dolls. They can’t tell you where a murdered girl is buried in a lonely rainforest, rotting away. Ben Hood is given a little bag of dolls and asked to solve a five year old missing person case.
One of the dolls is missing. It may be with the girl, presumed murdered and buried. Can these dolls lead Ben to the hidden grave of the murdered girl and also identity and confront the killer?Of course not. That would be ridiculous.Then again
5. Región de Poder: El Rey (Spanish Edition)
Author: by Patricio Alejandro Fernández Quinlan
June 2, 2021
Regin de Poder es una novela ambientada en un universo medieval fantstico donde, tanto el protagonista, como los dems personajes secundarios -sean estos, hombres de armas, hombres de fe u hombres de trapa (magia derivada de la venia de sus dioses)-, buscan alcanzar sus objetivos (y la victoria); y lo hacen por medio de la fuerza fsica, la fe (dentro de las distintas religiones en este mundo ficticio), o su propia voluntad.
En este tomo, “El Rey”, se presenta a los monarcas de los principales Reinos en pugna, participando directamente en el desarrollo de los enfrentamientos; y, tambin se expone aqu, la dependencia de todos los personajes, a sus deidades. En la primera entrega de Regin de Poder, las diferentes Regiones en las tierras del Aebelath, entran en una segunda gran guerra; aqu se exponen los distintos eventos preparativos del conflicto, y el desenvolvimiento de los mismos: El Reino de Itrin, nuevamente levanta sus armas, y prueba su podero, naval y terrestre, marchando hacia el sur pero, esta vez, con nuevas estrategias, y nuevos aliados; el Reino de Radhas, en tanto, buscar una vez ms la alianza con el Reino Flia -Reino de los hombres alados, Reino de las Tierras del Aire-.
6. Confidante: The Escort (Confidante Trilogy Book 2)
Author: by Lilliana Anderson
June 28, 2013
The Confidante Trilogy book twoYou thought I was shocked when I found out that my mother in law used to work in a brothel! Imagine my surprise when she told me that after she got out of there she decided to return to work in the sex industry.
But this time – she wanted to go where the money was, she wanted to be an Escort. Follow Angelien, a now retired Sydney sex worker, in this true story, as she breaks boundaries when she insists of becoming an escort in her mid 30s, proving to everyone that a mature lady can be a very successful and sought after woman in an industry dominated by youth.
Story rated 18+ due to subject matter and sex scenes.
7. Winterwood (Ben Hood Thrillers Book 35)
Author: by Drew Lindsay
October 13, 2020
The mansion, WINTERWOOD was built many years ago over a disused and mostly forgotten graveyard in Katoomba, New South Wales. A malevolent spirit with dangerous power is on the loose in the mansion. A police detective has already been savagely attacked by this spirit and is now in a mental institution.
Ben Hood is hired to protect those who live in the mansion, and deal with the dead, if he can survive the task.
8. Things I Know To Be True
Author: by Andrew Bovell
A powerful, moving and hauntingly beautiful new play from the award-winningAustralian writer Andrew Bovell.
9. Treasure (Ben Hood Thrillers Book 9)
Author: by Drew Lindsay
April 27, 2013
Put this mix together.. An ancient schooner laden with stolen gold and opium, wrecked against a treacherous part of the Australian coast. A wreck diver vanishes while searching for the undersea treasure. Corrupt government officials and police crawling over each other to get their hands on the treasure.
Hired killers prepared to murder anyone who gets in the way of them finding the treasure. Ex detective Ben Hood is sent to protect the stunning daughter of the missing diver and the diver’s wife. The lure of treasure often brings out the worst in normally good people.
It unleashes suffering and death by the hands of normally evil people. Ben is once again pushed to the limits of his fighting skills together with personal and emotional endurance.
10. A Lost Lady (Ben Hood Thrillers Book 8)
Author: by Drew Lindsay
January 11, 2013
It’s just another one of those easy’ VIP security assignments for ex detective Ben Hood. This job couldn’t possibly land him in the crocodile infested Daintree Rainforest in Far North Queensland, attempting to rescue the kidnapped wife of a member of the Australian Federal Parliament, or get him tangled up with Islamic terrorists trying to launch a horrific attack inside Parliament House.
It just couldn’t happennot to Ben Hood!
11. Honour (NHB Modern Plays) (Nick Hern Books)
Author: by Joanna Murray-Smith
December 4, 2014
An unsettling play about infidelity seen from the perspective of the three women involved: the wife, the lover and the daughter. George and Honor have been happily married for thirty-two years. She is a successful writer, he is a revered columnist.
They have a perfect understanding of each other. Until a pushy young female journalist – on an assignment to ‘profile’ George – quite deliberately seeks to undermine that understanding. The fallout is dreadful – but beautifully and convincingly portrayed in all its painful consequences.
‘Murray-Smith’s considerable skill lies in charting the minute emotional shifts and the subtle power play between the four people… Superb’ – Mail on Sunday ‘Murray-Smith’s writing is searching and droll, naturalistic and poetically honed’ – Independent on Sunday ‘An old story, but thanks to the quality of the writing and acting we share the characters’ sense of sailing into uncharted waters…
And there are some excellent comic touches… The piece deserves full credit for its honesty and dramatic grip’ – Sunday Telegraph ‘It’s an intelligent, powerful, gripping piece’ – The Times ‘A really powerful new play. Joanna Murray-Smith is the most exciting Australian dramatist of her generation’ – New Statesman
12. American Accent Drills for British and Australian Speakers
Author: by Amanda Quaid
“An extraordinary theatrical triumph” The Times, LondonA radical new version of Federico Garcia Lorca’s masterpiece, set in contemporary London. Billie Piper won the Olivier award for best actress for her portrayal of a young woman driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child.
Piper repeated the role in the New York production, which played at the Park Avenue Armory in March and April 2018. Simon Stone is an award-winning Australian film and theater director, writer and actor.
14. Shrine: a play
Author: by Tim Winton
February 1, 2016
Tim Winton’s third play is a haunting exploration of the way in which we try to own our dead, and the way in which they come to own us.Night time. A siren howls by, a phone rings, there’s a knock at the door.
Adam and Mary Mans eld are reliving the night they find themselves standing by their son’s lifeless body. Jack was the victim of a car accident on the long road back to Perth from the family beach house down on the south coast of WA.
A year later, Adam has sold the winery he used to own, but his trips down south are becoming more frequent. Anything to avoid Mary’s silent suffering. Adam regularly visits the roadside shrine where the crash occurred, still grieving and struggling to come to terms with what’s happened.
One day, he is surprised by a brief encounter with June, a young woman he used to employ as a cellar hand on his winery. June knows her way around a vineyard and all about wine. She also knows a lot about his son, Jack.
June climbs a locked gate and makes her way into Adam’s beach house where she finds him drowning his sorrows. There she begins to tell him her story. A story involving an encounter on a beach with Jack and his friends Ben and Will and the night they shared together.