The Lieutenant is a novel about Daniel Rooke, who joins the first penal fleet to Australia as an astronomer hoping to track a comet. While the colony is being established, the governors and leading officers attempt to establish contact with the aboriginal peoples, although both view each other as a threat. 779 more words
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The black cat was only nine months old when she went missing from her family’s home in Eastside, Alice Springs in June 2014. Her family had given up hope of Ruby being alive and feared she had been killed by roaming dingoes after searching for months and finding nothing. 147 more words
The People’s Choice 9…
The TBR has gone up again!! How did that happen?! I’ve been so good, too! 162. But in my defence I did spend most of the last two weeks nocturnally watching tennis (end result, two Scottish champions and one Scottish defeated finalist – woohoo!!!) so reading took a bit of a back seat. 1,526 more words
Starting Monday, the 12-year-old will appear on Neighbours as Charlie Hoyland.
Speaking about his appointment to the long-running series, the veteran’s son said: “Some of the cameramen and crew used to work with my dad when he first started in television as a teenager so they’ve seen it all.” … 64 more words