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Breaking the Mould

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      preorder BOOK preorder EBOOK COMING SOON! Breaking the Mould by Angela Pippos An extraordinary transformation is taking place in Australian sport; from suburban footy fields to stadium cage fights, sportswomen are breaking through the ‘grass ceiling’ and competing for a fair go. Where recently horses [...]

Something for Nothing

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      PREORDER BOOK PREORDER EBOOK COMING SOON! Something For Nothing by Andy Muir It's not every day a bloke stumbles across a dismembered torso on Nobby's beach. Lachie Munro is starting to feel like he’s a magnet for trouble. Only the day before he fished a [...]

Barking Dogs

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      pre order book pre order ebook COMING SOON! Barking Dogs by Rebekah Clarkson Everybody thinks they know this story. But do they? If you took a bird’s-eye view of any sprawling Australian regional town, you’d see ordinary Australians living on their ordinary suburban blocks. Get [...]

Change How You Think and Be Happier Now

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PRE ORDER BOOK COMING SOON! Change How You Think and Be Happier Now by Kate James Kate James serves up 50 bite-sized tips on how to live a more fulfilling and contented life. Kate James is a coach, meditation teacher, speaker and writer. Through her business, Total Balance, [...]

The Birdman’s Wife

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buy this book buy this ebook Download Book Cover The Birdman's Wife by Melissa Ashley A woman overshadowed by history steps back into the light . . . Artist Elizabeth Gould spent her life capturing the sublime beauty of birds the world had never seen before. But her legacy was [...]

Dennis Lillee – Illustrated Autobiography

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BUY THIS BOOK Download Book Cover The Illustrated Autobiography Dennis Lillee by Dennis Lillee ‘Lill-ee! Lill-ee! Lill-ee!’ It was the chant that echoed around Australian cricket grounds throughout the 1970s and 80s, and it still resonates today. Few sportsmen have been as loved by crowds or feared by opponents [...]

It Happened Off the Leash

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BUY THIS BOOK It Happened Off the Leash Edited by Paddy O'Reilly Dogs bring joy, love, companionship, laughter and occasional chaos to family life. They are our loyal friends, our protectors, our workmates and our resident couch potatoes. Here you’ll find stories by dog lovers across Australia and New [...]

Great Australian Scandals & Dust-ups

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BUY THIS BOOK BUY THIS EBOOK Great Australian Scandals & Dust-Ups by Eamon Evans  CANNIBALS! COKEHEADS! CROSS DRESSERS! CHEATS! Anyone who says there’s no such thing as bad publicity has clearly never been an NRL player caught drinking his own urine. They’ve never been a politician found in bed with a prostitute, [...]

Bruce Postle Australia

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BUY THIS BOOK Australia by Bruce Postle Australia presents 160 of Bruce Postle’s most iconic photographs from the past 50 years. It gives a fascinating insight into the heart and soul of a nation, capturing the essence of what makes our country unique: from first Australians to new arrivals, larrikinism to Anzac spirit, [...]

Adventures of a Wonky-Eyed Boy

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BUY THIS BOOK BUY THIS EBOOK Read an Extract Adventures of a Wonky-Eyed Boy by Jason Byrne It was a time when your brother persuaded you to eat the grease behind the cooker by telling you it was caramel, your house was blown up by lightning, your dad mixed [...]

Best Australian Comedy Writing

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buy this book buy this ebook Best Australian Comedy Writing edited by Luke Ryan Editor and comedian Luke Ryan has searched the nation for the best comedy writing – collecting gems that have been published far and wide, and mining new comedy gold from our funniest writers. Featuring memoir, [...]

No to Feminism

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buy this book No to Feminism by Bec Shaw Feminism. It’s the scourge of modern society, ripping across the planet and leaving death and destruction in its wake. You don’t need it: Twitter knows best. December 2016 RRP: $14.99 ISBN: 9781925475340 Paperback 160 x 160mm Gift For any media related [...]

What Lifts Your Heart

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BUY THIS BOOK COMING SOON! What Lifts Your Heart by Kelsey Montague Famed for blending street art and social media, Kelsey Montague's amazing illustrations invite colourists of all ages to make her unique creations their own. Her pen-and-ink drawings uplift the spirit with fanciful images of butterflies, ladybird wings and [...]

Fashion is Freedom

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buy this book buy this ebook Fashion is Freedom by Tala Raassi ‘Tala’s story has had had a powerful impact on my life. She is a woman who will change the world.’ – Jesinta Campbell The inspiring true story of how courage, a dream, and some needle and thread can [...]

Error Australis

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Buy this book Buy this eBOOK Read an Extract Error Australis by Ben Pobjie We're engrossed with reality TV these days, yet we so often neglect the greatest reality of all: the reality of our nation and how it came to be. In Error Australis, TV columnist, comedian and [...]

The Great Global Bucket List

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buy this book The Great Global Bucket List by Robin Esrock For over a decade, renowned travel journalist, bestselling author and TV host Robin Esrock scoured the globe in search of one-of-a-kind, bucket list–worthy experiences. During his remarkable journey to over 100 countries on seven continents, Esrock uncovered unique adventures, [...]

The Perfect Horse

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Buy this Book buy this ebook The Perfect Horse by Elizabeth Letts In the chaotic last days of World War II, a small troop of battle-weary American soldiers discover a sinister Nazi plan: there is a secret farm nearby where the German army has stockpiled the world’s finest purebred horses [...]

Letter to My Teenage Self

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Buy this book Buy this eBOOK Study Notes Letter to My Teenage Self edited by Grace Halphen Melbourne teenager Grace Halphen had a tough time transitioning to high school – she struggled to make friends and fit in. When she realised that this is a common experience, she wondered why [...]

Great Australian Urban Legends

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buy this book Great Australian Urban Legends New reformatted edition! by Eamon Evans Satanists in Perth. Panthers in Sydney. Inner Melbourne Secret Morgue. Australia is stuffed full of stories that need to be taken with a big spoonful of salt. Stories that we all know are silly, but that we [...]

Dinner with Edward

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buy this book buy this ebook Dinner with Edward by Isabel Vincent ‘Everyone deserves her own Edward – and everyone deserves to read this book.’ When Isabel meets Edward, both are at a crossroads: he wants to follow his late wife to the grave, and she is ready to give [...]

At the Track

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Buy this book Download Book Cover At the Track by Bruce Postle At the Track showcases 155 of Bruce Postle's greatest images from more than 50 years covering events at racetracks across the country. These photographs display the colour and character of horseracing in Australia, from glory to disappointment, and [...]

Entertainers

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buy this book Download Book Cover Entertainers by Bruce Postle Entertainers presents around 150 of Bruce Postle’s greatest images capturing the local and international acts that have lit up Australian showbiz for half a century. It is a showcase of artistic achievement, featuring the likes of Bill Haley and the [...]

A Wombat in My Drawer

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buy this book A Wombat in My Drawer and other Amazing Australian Animal Stories by Ros Almond There’s Dusty the kangaroo who thinks he’s a dog, and Louie the emu who thinks she’s a cow. There’s Bazz the dog who likes beekeeping, and Pebble the joey who loves reality TV. [...]

The Last Wild Trout

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buy this book buy this ebook The Last Wild Trout by Greg French Trout are found in some of the most wild, romantic and scenically diverse habitats on Earth, and fly fishers the world over share a unique camaraderie, something universally profound and sincere. In The Last Wild Trout, Greg [...]

Love Wins

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Read an Extract Love Wins by Debbie Cenziper & Jim Obergefell 'If you've ever thought to yourself "I can't possibly win against these odds", this is a story for you. This book will become a classic.' - ERIN BROCKOVICH Love Wins is the [...]

The Strays

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK The Strays by Emily Bitto The 2015 Stella Prize Winner. On her first day at a new school, Lily befriends one of the daughters of infamous avant-garde painter Evan Trentham. He and his wife are trying to escape the stifling conservatism of 1930s Australia [...]

Treading Air

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buy this book buy this ebook Treading Air by Ariella Van Luyn In 1920s Queensland, Lizzie O’Dea wants to get away from her dad and the memories of her mum that haunt her. At the races she meets attractive, war-scarred Joe and sees her chance to escape. But life with Joe [...]

Life of the Party

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Buy this book buy this ebook READ: Behind the Book Life of the Party by Bob Kealing One of the most important businesswomen of the 20th century, Brownie Wise was the prototype for 'leaning in' ... A woman ahead of her time, Brownie Wise converted [...]

Brewed with Balls

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BUY this BOOK Brewed with Balls Introduction by Josh Uljans and Karl van Buuren from Moon Dog Craft Brewery Have you ever wondered how beer would taste if drunk from a small animal carcass? Ever wanted to add goats’ brains, beard hair, bulls’ testicles, hemp or pizza to your brew? [...]

Esther the Wonder Pig

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Esther the Wonder Pig by Steve Jenkins and Derek Walter with Caprice Crane In the bestselling tradition of Marley and Me, a funny, heartwarming and inspiring true story of how one adorable little pig changed her owners’ lives forever. When an old friend called [...]

A Prescribed Life

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Buy this book Buy this eBOOK A Prescribed Life by Tony Atkinson with Lynn Smailes Tony Atkinson spent his early days suspended in a cage outside the sixth-storey window of his family home in 1920s London, so perhaps he was always going to see the world differently. This is a [...]

She Sheds

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Buy this book She Sheds An answer to the man cave, the ‘She Shed’ has become a global phenomenon. Whether they are reclaiming a domestic space or redoing the old garden shed, women all over the world are creating beautiful studios, reading spots or places to just get away for a [...]

Let the Elephants Run

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buy this book Let the Elephants Run by David Usher ‘DREAM BIG, LET THE ELEPHANTS RUN!’ So says a sign over author David Usher’s desk. The words are a reminder for us all to hold a place in our minds for creativity, where big ideas can form and our imaginations can [...]

The Little Book of Hope

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BUY THIS BOOK BUY THIS eBOOK The Little Book of Hope by Ade Djajamihardja and Kate Stephens Ade Djajamihardja had the perfect home, the perfect partner, and was at the height of his dream career in film and television when, in a matter of seconds, his life was utterly transformed. [...]

The Book of Uninspiring Quotes

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Buy this book The Book of Uninspiring Quotes by Sunny Leunig The Book of Uninspiring Quotes parodies the idea that we can ever reach total satisfaction in life, using ironic stock photos to demonstrate the pointlessness of positive affirmation. Leunig’s collation of uninspiring quotes encourages suffering at the hands of our [...]

Happy Mama

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Happy Mama by Amy Taylor-Kabbaz Yes, you can put yourself first sometimes. No, it won’t make you a bad mum. Definitely, a happy mama makes for a happy family. Are you struggling to figure out who you are now that you’re a mum? Do [...]

How I Met My Son

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK How I Met My Son by Yolanda Bogert ‘The sky didn’t fall, and our family didn’t fall apart. We just started using different pronouns. Oh, I had to change the name stored in my phone with his number. That was a bit of a [...]

Women of Australia

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Buy this book Women of Australia by Bruce Postle For more than five decades, multi-award-winning press photographer Bruce Postle captured significant moments in Australian life. His collection of over 60,000 images is a national treasure chronicling the highs and lows, tragedies and triumphs, heroes and villains of Australian life through the [...]

What Lifts You

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Buy this book Download Book Cover What Lifts You by Kelsey Montague Step into the whimsical world of an artist who will lift your spirits … When Kelsey Montague painted a huge mural of wings on a New York wall and invited people to become part of art and share what [...]

Flight of Dreams

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Flight of Dreams by Ariel Lawhon On the evening of May 3rd, 1937, Emilie Imhoff boards the Hindenburg. The much celebrated only female crew member, Emilie has access to the entire airship and hears everything, including rumours of bomb threats. But Emilie is focused [...]

Sing Fox To Me

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Sing Fox To Me by Sarah Kanake In 1986, fourteen-year-old twins Samson and Jonah travel from the Sunshine Coast to the wild backcountry of Tasmania to live on a mountain with a granddad they’ve never met. Clancy Fox is a beat-up old man obsessed [...]

Game Changers

Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Game Changers by Dan Golding and Leena van Deventer The videogame scene has evolved from the hobby of boys in bedrooms to a popular pastime for anyone with a smartphone. Many of the old guard resent this mainstreaming of games culture — and they’ve [...]

The Long Run

Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK The Long Run by Catriona Menzies-Pike No one ever expected Catriona Menzies- Pike to run a marathon. She hated running, and was a hopeless athlete. When she was twenty her parents died suddenly – and for a decade she was stuck. She started running on [...]

The Mindful Journal

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK The Mindful Journal by Kate James A beautiful place to collect your thoughts, set your aspirations, or release your creativity ... The Mindful Journal features suggestions and quotes from Kate James: coach, meditation teacher, speaker and author of Believe in Yourself and Do What [...]

Be Mindful and Simplify Your Life

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Be Mindful and Simplify Your Life by Kate James Kate James serves up 50 bite-sized tips on how to live a more mindful and stress-free life. Kate James is a coach, meditation teacher, speaker and writer. Through her business, Total Balance, she helps clients [...]

The Good News About What’s Bad For You (And Vice Versa)

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK The Good News About What's Bad For You (And Vice Versa) by Jeff Wilser Drink whiskey, take more naps, throw out your multivitamins: The Good News About What’s Bad for You (and Vice Versa) provides all the latest research to justify indulging the vices [...]

Best Australian Comedy Writing

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK The Best Australian Comedy Writing by Luke Ryan Editor and comedian Luke Ryan has wrangled 25 of Australia’s finest comedy writers and rolled them into a single book of comedy gold. From memoir and satire, to spoofs and silliness, this collection combines the best writing [...]

Death by Coconut

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Buy this book Death by Coconut 50 things more dangerous than a shark and why you shouldn't be afraid of the ocean by Ruby Ashby Orr Illustrated by Michael Weldon Did you know you’re more likely to be hurt by a cow, a sinkhole or a champagne cork than by [...]

Tipsy

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Buy this book Tipsy By Clare Burder Have you ever been judged for drinking chardonnay with your roast lamb? Or caught out for not knowing that gin is a type of flavoured vodka? Have you ever been publicly beer shamed? We’re a picky bunch when it comes to booze these days, [...]

The World’s Toughest Races

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK The World's Toughest Races by Ali Clarke What do canal jumping, swimming among sharks and running 251 kiometres in the Sahara Desert have in common? They're some of the wackiest, toughest and most extreme manpower races and challenges ever dreamt up. This fact-packed miscellany [...]

Colourful Characters

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Colourful Characters Illustrations by David Dunstan From larrikins and eccentrics, to the hottest stars and celebs, to sporting champions, and everyone in between, Australia's favourite characters are waiting for you to reveal their true colours. December 2015 RRP: $14.99 ISBN: [...]

The Strays

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK The Strays – Hardback Edition by Emily Bitto The winner of the 2015 Stella Prize has been reformatted in a gorgeous hardback with a jacket cover. On her first day at a new school, Lily befriends one of the daughters of infamous avant-garde painter [...]

The Heart Healers

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK The Heart Healers by James S Forrester One Australian dies from heart disease every twelve minutes. But hundreds of thousands have lived thanks to the greatest medical breakthrough of our lives. World-renowned cardiologist Dr James Forrester tells the dramatic story of the misfits, mavericks [...]

Great Australian Urban Legends

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Great Australian Urban Legends by Eamon Evans Satanists in Perth. Panthers in Sydney. Inner Melbourne's secret morgue. Australia is stuffed full of stories that need to be taken with a big spoon of salt. Stories that we all know are silly, but that we [...]

Bruce Postle: Sport

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Buy this book Bruce Postle: Sport by Bruce Postle Sport presents 165 great sporting images from the golden age of press photography. Teeming with memorable moments, it features everything from cricket legend Bill Lawry socialising in the rooms after a 1965 Test to Glen Boss riding Makybe Diva to a third [...]

It Happened on a Fishing Trip

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Buy this book It Happened on a Fishing Trip Ed. by Paddy O'Reilly Fishing – we do it in ponds, creeks, great rivers, the deep sea. Some fall under the spell of the chase, some spend a lifetime trying to tie the perfect fly, some just like sitting on the pier [...]

Resurrection Science

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Resurrection Science by M.R. O'Connor In a world dominated by human interference and rapid climate change, species large and small are increasingly vulnerable to extinction. In Resurrection Science, journalist M.R. O’Connor explores the extreme measures that scientists are taking to try [...]

The Western Front

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Buy this book Download Book Cover The Western Front by Phil Dwyer & Helen Duffy Photography by Bruce Postle The outcome of World War I was decided in France and Belgium. Using specially commissioned maps, stark wartime images and beautiful modern-day photographs this book takes a then and now approach to [...]

Greatest Sporting Moustaches

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Greatest Sporting Moustaches by Movember There’s no denying it: nothing says ‘sport superstar’ like a great, filthy moustache. We may not know why this connection exists – perhaps it’s the testosterone, the aerodynamics or just the plain old swagger of a bit of face fur [...]

Sixty Secrets for a Happy Bride

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Sixty Secrets for a Happy Bride by Alex Miles Once upon a time, a mysterious someone walked into a girl’s life. After apologising for their clumsiness, they discovered a shared love for the important things – like trawling YouTube for cat [...]

The Girl Who Lived

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover The Girl Who Lived by Susan Berg At fifteen, Susan Berg was on a boat trip with her parents and brother when their vessel began to sink. Desperate to find help, she swam ahead, struggling through darkness and rough sea. After [...]

Wild Man

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Wild Man by Alecia Simmonds In April 2012 a man was shot dead by police on a remote farm in New South Wales called the School of Happiness. The victim, who was high on a cocktail of drugs and who suffered [...]

Speed Thrills

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Speed Thrills by Rodney Hogg and Jon Anderson Ever since Mitchell Johnson and his mighty moustache struck fear into the English Ashes team, the cricketing world has been buzzing about fast bowling. Now Rodney Hogg and Jon Anderson get up close with the greatest quicks [...]

Down Under

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Down Under by Trevor Conomy ‘Down Under’ made Men at Work the biggest band on the planet in the early 1980s. The band split soon after, but ‘Down Under’ never stopped working. It became an unofficial national anthem, and was as [...]

Playing On

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Playing On by Michael Sexton & Neil Sachse At 24, Neil Sachse was an Aussie Rules star on the rise. The burly South Australian had torn through the ranks to become one of the most sought-after players in the country. Then, [...]

It Happened in a Holden

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover It Happened in a Holden Edited by Paddy O’Reilly The Holden rolled into our lives in 1948 and has been firmly rooted in the Australian psyche ever since. The FJ, the EH, the Torana, the Kingswood, the panel van, the Monaro, [...]

The Last Will and Testament of Henry Hoffman

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover The Last Will and Testament of Henry Hoffman by John Tesarsch When their reclusive father, Henry, shoots himself, the lives of three brilliant and unconventional siblings are upended. His daughter Eleanor finds a will: Henry has left his entire estate to [...]

The Suppository of All Wisdom

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover The Suppository of All Wisdom by Andrew Thompson Cartoons by Andrew Weldon Inspired by Tony Abbott’s immortal verbal overreach,The Suppository of All Wisdom is a hilarious, fully illustrated guide to the words and expressions we most often mangle, muck up and [...]

Much Ado About Melbourne

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Much Ado About Melbourne by Jenny Sinclair What shapes the character of Melbourne, and from where does it get its x-factor? Jenny Sinclair goes in search of the answers and discovers that it’s all in our head – or at least our collective imagination. Much [...]

Fallen

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Fallen by Rochelle Siemienowicz ‘Call me Eve. It’s the name I call myself when I think back to that time when I was a young wife – so very young, so very hungry. I picked the fruit and ate and drank until I was [...]

She’s Having a Laugh

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover She's Having a Laugh 25 of Australia’s Funniest Women on Life, Love and Comedy In She’s Having a Laugh, 25 of the funniest women in Australia write about life, love and laughter. Their stories are irreverent, intimate and – most [...]

Motherhood and Creativity

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Motherhood and Creativity Edited by Rachel Power Do women still confront the attitude that they have to choose between following their creative dreams and having children? In Motherhood & Creativity, some of Australia’s most respected actors, writers, artists and musicians speak [...]

Anchor Point

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Anchor Point by Alice Robinson When her mother disappears into the bush, ten-year-old Laura makes an impulsive decision that will haunt her for decades. Despite her anger and grief, she sets about running the house, taking care of her younger sister, [...]

Moving Tigers

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Moving Tigers by Bob Franklin Jean and her boyfriend travel to Nepal on a volunteering holiday, a Himalayan adventure and a chance to find themselves. But instead Jean finds herself tumbling into a vivid and unexplained psychosis. In traditional Nepalese game [...]

Believe in Yourself and Do What You Love

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Believe in Yourself and Do What You Love by Kate James Kate James serves up 50 bite-sized tips on how to live a more fulfilling and fantastic life. January 2015 RRP: $19.99 ISBN: 9781922213587 Hardback 181 x 111 mm Non-fiction For any media related [...]

Parenting Teenagers

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Parenting Teenagers Parenting Teenagers is a straight-talking and practical guide to supporting your kids through their teenage years. It provides all the information you’ll need, when you need it and without the fluff. All profits from the sale of this book [...]

The Home Barista

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover The Home Barista How to Become a Coffee Whiz by Simone Egger and Ruby Ashby Orr Savvy, smart and beautifully illustrated, The Home Barista is the coffee-lover’s guide to becoming an expert, impressing your friends and getting a brilliant brew – all [...]

The Factory

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover The Factory A novel by Paddy O'Reilly "When I first arrived in this prison, the cold whiteness of the walls and the thin bedding and the icy cruelty of the guards kept me occupied." Hilda travels to Japan to research The [...]

Flying on Broken Wings

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover About Flying on Broken Wings A Journey of Unimaginable Betrayal, Resilience and Hope. by Carrie Bailee SOLD. She was nine years old. Carrie Bailee fled Canada and came to Australia when she was twenty. Once here she was assisted by a number [...]

Adam Gilchrist The Man. The Cricketer. The Legend.

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Adam Gilchrist The Man. The Cricketer. The Legend. by Adam Gilchrist Going in first or seventh, wearing whites or colours, Adam Gilchrist was the most exhilarating cricketer of the modern age. This is the most complete, intimate and fascinating illustrated autobiography [...]

Lesbian for a Year

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Lesbian for a Year by Brooke Hemphill What happens when a young heterosexual woman wakes up one morning with a splitting hangover and a naked woman wrapped around her? She kisses goodbye to her unfulfilling and messy straight life in search [...]

The Wonders

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover The Wonders A novel by Paddy O'Reilly What happens when three ordinary people undergo radical medical treatments that make them international curiosities? They become wonders. Leon has a small visible mechanical heart; Kathryn has been cured of a rare genetic disorder [...]

Three-Quarter Man

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Three-Quarter Man Pranks, Passion and Paralympics By Sam Bramham Bramham doesn’t let a disability slow him down, or quell his larrikin streak. He’s a force of nature, as famous for making mischief as for winning Paralympic medals in the pool. Despite [...]

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Chemo

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Chemo A Memoir of Getting Cancer – Twice! by Luke Ryan A year-long regimen of chemotherapy and radiotherapy wasn’t quite what Luke Ryan had in mind when he turned twenty-two. Especially having been through [...]

A Revolution In The Making

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover A Revolution in the Making 3D Printing, Robots and the Future by Guy Rundle Just as you were getting comfortable with a digital world, here comes the material revolution, a transformation in the production and distribution of, well, everything. 3D printing [...]

Funemployed

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Funemployed The life of an artist in Australia, from cradle to Centrelink by Justin Heazlewood Funemployed goes beyond the press releases and the hype to show what it’s really like to be a working artist in Australia. Through candid interviews, brutal [...]

Run for Your Life

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Run for Your Life A memoir by Jill Jolliffe Unwillingly given up by her birth mother and adopted into a violent household, Jill Jolliffe found the course of her life set before she even had time to choose. She ran away [...]

Life to the Limit

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Buy this book BUY ON KINDLE BUY ON APPLE iBOOK BUY ON KOBO Download Book Cover Life to the Limit A memoir by Bev Brock At 22, Bev Brock dived into shallow water and broke her neck. She was told she’d never walk freely again. A few months [...]

Bully For Them

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Bully For Them Outstanding Australians on Hard Lessons Learned at School edited by Fiona Scott-Norman One of the most difficult things about being bullied is the feeling that nobody else knows what it’s like. Twenty-two of Australia’s most talented and successful [...]

Changing Gears

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Changing Gears A Pedal-Powered Detour from the Rat Race by Greg Foyster Greg Foyster quits his job in advertising and decides to live more simply. Looking for inspiration, he and his partner Sophie cycle from Melbourne to Far North Queensland (via [...]

Out of Shape

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Out of Shape Debunking Myths about Fashion and Fit by Mel Campbell From corsets to skinny jeans, we have always fretted about our body shapes and why it’s so damn difficult to find a good fit. In this bold and entertaining [...]

Creative Writing for Beginners

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Creative Writing for Beginners A Novel by Colin Batrouney Joel is a charming drifter who finds his moorings in the world of books. He strikes up an unlikely friendship while attending a creative writing class, but as he opens up painful [...]

Left Hand Drive

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Left Hand Drive A Social and Political Memoir by Craig McGregor Craig McGregor has spent his working life holding a mirror to Australian society. In Left Hand Drive, he reflects on his personal journey, writing about and living through some of [...]

A Flower Between the Cracks

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover A Flower Between the Cracks A Memoir of Love, Hope and Disability by Helen Sage It’s every parent’s nightmare. One ordinary evening, Helen’s twenty-two-year-old daughter Jayne is involved in a catastrophic car accident. Lying in a coma, her young life in [...]

Come a Little Bit Closer

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Come a Little Bit Closer Harmony, Disorder and The Delltones by Ian 'Peewee' Wilson Ian ‘Peewee’ Wilson has been singing bass doo-wop with iconic vocal group The Delltones since the 1950s and the First Wave of Australian pop. In this breezy [...]

Joyful Strains

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Joyful Strains Making Australia Home by Kent MacCarter & Ali Lemer (Eds.) Joyful Strains collects twenty-seven memoirs from writers describing their expatriation to Australia. These are stories about what they found, who they became and what they now think of Australia [...]

Peter Brock

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Peter Brock By Bev Brock This extraordinary book celebrates the life of Peter Brock through his family and friends, personal collections of photos, memorabilia and personalised letters. August 2014 RRP: $29.99 ISBN: 9781922213372 Hardcover 250 x 175 mm [...]

Baby’s Handprint Kit and Journal with Sophie la girafe

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Baby’s Handprint Kit and Journal with Sophie la girafe by Sophie la girafe The Experiment A baby’s first months of life are filled with wonder and exploration for parents and for baby – those tiny hands and feet, a first smile, and learning to [...]

Citizen Scientist

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Citizen Scientist by Mary Ellen Hannibal Citizen Scientist is award-winning environmental journalist and author Mary Ellen Hannibal’s story of becoming a citizen scientist – and finding more than she bargained for at every turn. She knew she was joining a flourishing community of volunteers [...]

But My Family Would Never Eat Vegan!

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Buy this book Download Book Cover But My Family Would Never Eat Vegan! The Experiment  by Kristy Turner From the bestselling author of But I Could Never Go Vegan!, comes 125 satisfying, stress-free recipes for plant-based family meals – no excuses! In But I Could Never Go Vegan!, Kristy Turner proved [...]

Staunch

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Staunch Ward of the State Half a million Australian children have been raised in institutional care. Staunch is the story of one boy's life as a ward of the state. Given up at birth and 'divorced' from his adoptive parents at [...]

The Bedroom Philosopher Diaries

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover The Bedroom Philosopher Diaries by Justin Heazlewood A collection of hilarious and melancholic reports from Justin Heazlewood, aka The Bedroom Philosopher, and his wealth of experience as a touring Folkstar. May 2012 RRP: $19.99 Paperback RRP: $9.95 eBook For any [...]

The Last Thread

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover The Last Thread Regional winner (Pacific) of the 2013 Commonwealth Book Prize Winner of the 2013 NSW Premier’s Literary Award for New Writing The Last Thread is Michael Sala’s fascinating life in fiction. From his early years in the Netherlands to growing up [...]

Under Stones

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Under Stones By Bob Franklin Dip into the world of Bob Franklin's fiction at your own risk. The calm surface belies a swift undertow and snags galore. These are not horror stories in the traditional sense; they are more unsettling than that. [...]

The Boy and the Crocodile

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Buy this book Download Book Cover The Boy and the Crocodile The Legend of East Timor, illustrated by children from the Familia Hope Orphanage The Boy and the Crocodile is the legend of East Timor, about how the island of Timor got its curious shape. It’s also a parable about kindness, [...]

The Taco Cleanse

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Buy this book Download Book Cover The Taco Cleanse by Wes Allison, Stephanie Bogdanich, Molly R. Frisinger and Jessica Morris The Experiment As the foreword to The Taco Cleanse explains, cleanses are 'socially acceptable starvation disguised as health' that 'demand you choke down lemon juice swirled with cayenne pepper and [...]

The Plantiful Table

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Buy this book Download Book Cover The Plantiful Table by Andrea Duclos The Experiment For food and lifestyle maven Andrea Duclos, 'the good life' is a natural, plant-based one. But when she sits down with her meat-and-potatoes husband and their young daughter, what goes on the table? The easy-to-make, universally [...]

Quick and Easy Vegan Slow Cooking

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Quick and Easy Vegan Slow Cooking by Carla Kelly The Experiment  Ever wished you could have a healthy, delicious, home-cooked dinner waiting for you when you get home? Well, stop dreaming and start cooking! In Quick and Easy Vegan Slow Cooking, Carla Kelly brings [...]

Quick & Easy Vegan Celebrations

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Quick & Easy Vegan Celebrations by Alicia C. Simpson The Experiment  Celebrations mean food – lots of it! But if you, your family, or your friends are among the ever growing millions of people eating vegan, you might be wondering: how can I make classic [...]

Quick and Easy Vegan Bake Sale

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Quick and Easy Vegan Bake Sale by Carla Kelly The Experiment  Carla Kelly, the talented mum behind the popular blog The Year of the Vegan, spills all her secrets on how to hold a great bake sale – with crowd-pleasing treats that are easy to [...]

Quick and Easy Low-cal Vegan Comfort Food

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Quick and Easy Low-cal Vegan Comfort Food by Alicia C. Simpson The Experiment  Alicia C. Simpson, the master of vegan comfort food, is back again with food that’s crave-worthy and conscience-friendly. 150 satisfying, flavourful, all-new recipes to enjoy from breakfast to dinner and anytime in between. [...]

Forks Over Knives

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Forks Over Knives by Del Sroufe The Experiment  Forks Over Knives – the book, the film, the movement – is back again in a cookbook. The secret is out: if you want to lose weight, lower your cholesterol, avoid cancer, and prevent (or even reverse) [...]

But I Could Never Go Vegan!

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Buy this book Download Book Cover But I Could Never Go Vegan! by Kristy Turner The Experiment  Can’t imagine living without cheese? Convinced that dairy-free baked goods just don’t cut it?Hate the taste of tofu and not a fan of boring salads? EXCUSES, BE GONE! Blogger-author extraordinaire Kristy Turner deliciously refutes every excuse [...]

Ocean Greens

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Ocean Greens by Lisette Kreischer andMarcel Schuttelaar with North Sea Farm The Experiment Seaweed is delicious, nutritious, and environmentally friendly – ‘gold from the sea,’ in the words of the authors of Ocean Greens. It’s ‘one of the world’s most sustainable and nutritious crops’ [...]

The Foundations of Mindfulness

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Buy this book Download Book Cover The Foundations of Mindfulness by Eric Harrison The Experiment  A brilliant, new, secular explanation of the Buddha’s teachings on mindfulness Usually translated as The Foundations of Mindfulness, the Satipatthana Sutta – taken from the 2,500 year-old teachings of the Buddha himself – is the original [...]

The Gender Creative Child

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Buy this book Download Book Cover The Gender Creative Child by by Diane Ehrensaft, foreword by Norman Spack The Experiment  Dr Diane Ehrensaft has devoted her career in psychology to the care of children and teens who do not identify with their biological gender. In her first book, Gender Born, Gender [...]

My Pregnancy Journal with Sophie la girafe

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Buy this book Download Book Cover My Pregnancy Journal with Sophie la girafe by Sophie la girafe  The Experiment Pregnancy is one of life’s great adventures, a time that mothers-to-be will want to remember. My Pregnancy Journal with Sophie la girafe is the perfect place to record every important moment, from the [...]

Baby’s First Months with Sophie la girafe

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Baby's First Months with Sophie la girafe by Sophie la girafe  The Experiment  New parents’ schedules necessarily revolve around tending to their infant’s essential needs day and night, whatever the hour. Baby’s First Months with Sophie la girafe helps parents keep clear track, all in one [...]

Easy. Whole. Vegan.

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Easy. Whole. Vegan. by Melissa King The Experiment Cooking fresh meals takes work. Or does it? Melissa King knows how to feed her family whole food dishes without spending hours in the kitchen, and it isn’t with takeout! Here are 100 vegan and gluten-free recipes [...]

The Born Again Runner

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Buy this book Download Book Cover The Born Again Runner by Pete Magill The Experiment   As a drug-addled young man, Pete Magill once found himself in the ER, with a body telling him to give up. Taking up running seemed impossible – but he willed himself to do it anyway. [...]

Two Steps Forward

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Two Steps Forward It’s easy to get stuck in a rut. What binds the characters in Two Steps Forward is an indomitable desire to climb their way out. Located in familiar Australian settings, this collection of stories brilliantly weaves together authentic [...]

A Break in the Chain

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover A Break in the Chain The Early Kozminskys In 1856, Simon Kozminsky travelled from Prussia to begin a new life in the fledgling colony of Victoria. In the heady days of the gold rush, he established a jewellery house that would [...]

The Bogan Delusion

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Buy this book Download Book Cover The Bogan Delusion by David Nichols Nothing defies cultured Australia's sense of itself more than the bogan - that boorish, racist, drunken, sexist, bethonged, Barnesy-loving embarrassment out there in the back blocks. Part travelogue, part social critique, The Bogan Delusion explores the cultural and social [...]

1001 Australian Nights

Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 1001 Australian Nights Legendary rock showman Dave Graney takes us on a journey about self-discovery. As a young man fired up by punk rock he sets off on a road-trip from small-town Australia, outside of life and looking for a way [...]

Bearings

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Bearings By Leah Swann Are we slaves to destiny or architects of our own fate?Bearings is about challenging the course of our lives as well as keeping a foothold during unpredictable times. In this affecting novella and collection of stories, Leah [...]

Quick and Easy Vegan Comfort Food

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Buy this book Download Book Cover Quick and Easy Vegan Comfort Food by Alicia C. Simpson The Experiment  A born food-lover, raised in California on ‘the best Mexican food in the country’ and her father’s ‘traditional Southern soul food,’ Alicia C. Simpson couldn’t imagine giving up her favourite dishes to [...]

Having Cried Wolf

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Having Cried Wolf Small towns harbour secrets. Rising, receding and returning like the tides lapping the fictional coastal town of Kinsale, the stories in this collection revolve around Alice and Grace, friends since childhood, who grow to live vastly different lives. [...]

Known Unknowns

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Known Unknowns Emmett Stinson is an American who moved to Australia in 2004 – and it was only with distance from his homeland that he could write Known Unknowns, his debut collection. Set largely in Washington DC immediately after September 11, [...]

Peace of Wall

Buy this book Download Book Cover Peace of Wall Street Art from East Timor. by Chris Parkinson The images and words adorning the walls of East Timor reflect the country's tumultuous history, precarious present and hopeful future. They endow the social landscape with a rawness and honesty absent from their media, and [...]

Nineteen Seventysomething

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover Nineteen Seventysomething Nineteen Seventysomething is a requiem for bygone days. In the fictional suburb of Braithwaite, we meet Charlie during the listless weeks of his summer holidays. Against a backdrop of buzzing cicadas, Dragstar bikes, schoolboy rock bands, church youth groups, [...]

50 Reasons to Quit/Keep Smoking

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Buy this book Download Book Cover 50 Reasons to Quit/Keep Smoking One book with two covers, 50 Reasons to Quit/Keep Smoking is an audacious attempt to tackle the touchy subject of smoking with humour and logic. Conventional self-help books and social ostracising haven't worked yet on the nearly four million adults [...]

From Little Things, Big Things Grow

Download Book Cover From Little Things, Big Things Grow From Little Things Big Things Grow gives Gurindji children the opportunity to retell their story to a new generation, and is a collaboration embodying the spirit of the song. For any media related queries please contact: Grace Breen Publicist T: [...]

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