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Cannibals' Gold


Synopsis for book Cannibals’ Gold:

This book, the first of several from the pen of this author has become a steady best-seller and is now republished in it’s 5th Edition! A gripping fictitious story woven around actual true events on Australia’s far northern goldfields. Read how two miners made their fortune with a somewhat illegal method of recovering the yellow metal while avoiding the menu of cannibalistic Aborigines as well as being arrested by the local Police Detachment. 195 pp. RRP: A$29.40

Aussie Outback Yarns


Synopsis for Aussie Outback Yarns:

A popular, book of true, or stories based on fact, now in it’s 2nd Edition.   Australia’s unique and laconic humor and lifestyle of the famous ‘Outback’ is revealed’ is evident in this collection of ‘camp-fire’ stories written in the Author’s easy-to-read style, collected after many years of traveling around Australia’s vast Outback! Some names of people and places have been changed or remain anonymous to protect privacy, but many readers familiar with the Northern part of Australia will no doubt readily identify with some of the yarns. 91 pp. RRP: A$17.00

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silver_connect@bigpond.com

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True Stories of Early Australia


Synopsis for True Stories of Early Australia:

Recently released, this 189 page book of true and authenticated stories of a by-gone era contains many historical but fascinating stories of interest and have been chosen with the object of recording them before being obscured by time from the general reading public. The result of much research, True Stories of Early Australia also contains many early photographs to supplement the text. RRP: A$30.80

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About the Author


Originally trained and worked as a journalist, Richard G. Tomkies then traveled extensively, and lived for a while in Canada and the United States. He has lived in North Queensland for over 45 years where he was a successful businessman and entrepreneur before retiring to the northwest of the state to fulfill a lifetime ambition to write books.​

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