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  1. Adventures of Devon Carlton 1. Devon

    By quokka, in Fiction. 07/08/2019 (Updated: 07/18/2019)

    This is the story of Devon Carlton, a young man, who started attending university studying Engineering, but switched to Architecture, and from there life takes a dramatic twist, firstly with national and international consequences, then to avoid media attention, Devon and his two apartment mates flee to a Pacific Island for a holiday, where they meet the members of the Celtic boy band EQD.

  2. All Alone

    By quokka, in Fiction. 04/06/2019 (Updated: 04/25/2019)

    Feeling very much alone, Lloyd lowers the urn of his wife’s ashes into the water, as the sun is setting in the Indian Ocean, on a remote Cattle Station in Western Australia. What was to be a short visit to the station, changes dramatically, and Lloyd has to deal with all the challenges of being in a remote location, including a category 5 cyclone, an Earthquake and two wildfires.

  3. Aquaria 1. Lloyd Family Corp

    By quokka, in Fiction. 11/01/2018 (Updated: 11/24/2018)

    A new and monstrous project, of building the biggest ever submarine, that is bigger than a cruise ship.

    A science research submarine that cruises the oceans of the world, to provide a variety of ocean research services, with the corporation establishing a base in an unexpected location in the North Pacific.

  4. At Sea

    By quokka, in Fiction. 10/25/2017 (Updated: 11/21/2017)

    Carlton Henderson, who at the age of 12, lost his father in a shipping accident, and for two years, he and his mother Elizabeth, struggled to survive. With the assistance of Carlton's uncle, his father's brother, Jayden - (Jay) and wife Jacqueline - (Jacq), who are owners of three Cray fishing boats in North- East Tasmania, Carlton spends his weekends and holidays working on the lead Cray boat with his Uncle and Aunt, while completing his high school education, then University to study Marine Science and Applied Science.

  5. Aussie Pioneers

    By quokka, in Fiction. 01/03/2019 (Updated: 03/14/2019)

    With a large family, and very little income, Edwin and Archie are sent to Australia to start a new life, with just some belongings, a small amount of stock, and a very small amount of money.

    When the ship lands at Ceduna in South Australia, the brothers manage to buy a farm, some food, basic supplies, a horse and wagon, and they head off on their new life.

  6. Beyond Frontier 2. Frontier

    By quokka, in Fiction. 10/15/2017 (Updated: 12/10/2017)

    This is the continuing story of Anton Hamilton and family, Gramps - Marcus, Brothers - Neal & Jedd,

    and his crew - Simon & partner - Finn, Kirk & partner - Leon, Anton's NZ friend - Sarah and her son - Oscar,

    plus Simon's cousin - Jasper, his wife - Anita, and their two boys Nathan & Micha.

  7. Dear Travel Diary

    By quokka, in Non-Fiction. 01/01/2021 (Updated: 01/09/2021)

    This diary is of my travels to a remote location for a seven day holiday, starting on New Years Day 2021.

  8. Deception

    By quokka, in Fiction. 05/28/2018 (Updated: 07/07/2018)

    This is the story of Gres Langton, a smart young man, who having just completed his University studies in Veterinary Nursing, he is informed of his single mother's death, on arrival home from a day of work at a veterinary clinic. after missing a few days of work, after the funeral, his boss, sends him off on a holiday, to help him to cope with his recently loss, and that trip changes everything for him.

  9. Deep Space Adventures 3. Deep Space

    By quokka, in Fiction. 01/29/2020 (Updated: 02/29/2020)

    The continuing adventures of the Lenegan Family in Deep Space.

  10. Deep Space Journey 1. Deep Space

    By quokka, in Fiction. 12/04/2017 (Updated: 02/03/2018)

    When the countries on Earth are divided in so many ways, a huge private corporation plans and builds a deep space exploration vessel, to go way beyond the boundaries of our own solar system, with no certain outcome of if they would be returning or not...

    But by pure chance they come across a cargo vessel that has been damaged by fire, with all crew lost, which changes everything for the crew of 11, on board the very first Deep Space Research and Exploration Shuttle named "Star Voyager".

  11. Deep Space Settlement 2. Deep Space

    By quokka, in Fiction. 10/07/2018 (Updated: 10/22/2018)

    DS Book 2

    This is the continued story from Deep Space Journey.

    12 Chapters total...

  12. Desert Air

    By quokka, in Fiction. 05/04/2020 (Updated: 07/14/2020)

    Jexon Kendrik is a veterinary student at a university in Perth Western Australia, his home is a remote cattle station in the Pilbara region of northern Western Australia, just south of the hottest town in the state, where temperatures are often 40 degrees Celsius or above during the summer months. Not long after turning twenty one, life for Jexon takes a different turn which includes a bit of travelling to the countries capital and plenty of drama.

  13. Earl

    By quokka, in Fiction. 11/11/2019 (Updated: 01/16/2020)

    A professional woman in a dangerous job, and now she has herself in a very difficult situation and all she could think of doing, was to head for her uncle's home in Lincolnshire, to see if he can help her decide what to do.

    Knowing that if she reported to her employers that she is pregnant, she would be forced to terminate her pregnancy, for the good of her job and her country, she asks her Uncle Charles to come up with a better solution, which arrives in the form of distant cousins who are staying with Charles, while on holidays from Western Australia.

  14. Falsely Accused

    By quokka, in Fiction. 04/09/2018 (Updated: 04/12/2018)

    This is the story of the trials and troubles of Johnnie, born Edward John Lester in Scotland, in 1842

    Although he came from a poor background, with the assistance of a wealthy uncle, Johnnie was able to complete his education and university studies to become a doctor, only to be falsely accused of housebreaking and larceny, and he is sentenced to transportation to the Swan Colony in Australia.

  15. Farm Life

    By quokka, in Fiction. 07/14/2018 (Updated: 09/11/2018)

    Follow the story of Lewis Grantham, a young man, going through his teen years, working on the family on weekends and holidays, just like the 5 generations of the family before him, since 1865, and his adventures while on holidays in the UK, after graduation from high school.

    19 chapters total.

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