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Bruce Postle Australia

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pre order book Download Book Cover COMING SOON! 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, [...]

Great Australian Scandals & Dust-ups

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pre order book pre order ebook Download Book Cover COMING SOON! 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 [...]

Dennis Lillee

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pre order book Download Book Cover COMING SOON! 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 as the [...]

What Lifts Your Heart

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pre order book Download Book Cover 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, [...]

It Happened Off the Leash

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pre order book Download Book Cover COMING SOON! 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 [...]

Fashion is Freedom

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buy this book buy this ebook Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Error Australis

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Buy this book Buy this eBOOK Download Book Cover 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 [...]

The Great Global Bucket List

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buy this book Download Book Cover 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 [...]

The Perfect Horse

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Buy this Book buy this ebook Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Letter to My Teenage Self

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Buy this book Buy this eBOOK Download Book Cover 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, [...]

Great Australian Urban Legends

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buy this book Download Book Cover 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, [...]

Dinner with Edward

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buy this book buy this ebook Download Book Cover 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 [...]

A Wombat in My Drawer

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buy this book Download Book Cover 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 [...]

The Last Wild Trout

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buy this book buy this ebook Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Love Wins

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Life of the Party

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Buy this book buy this ebook Download Book Cover 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 Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Esther the Wonder Pig

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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 [...]

A Prescribed Life

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Buy this book Buy this eBOOK Download Book Cover 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. [...]

She Sheds

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Buy this book Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Let the Elephants Run

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buy this book Download Book Cover 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 [...]

The Little Book of Hope

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BUY THIS BOOK BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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 [...]

The Book of Uninspiring Quotes

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Buy this book Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Happy Mama

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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 [...]

How I Met My Son

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Women of Australia

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Buy this book Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Game Changers

Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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 [...]

The Long Run

Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Be Mindful and Simplify Your Life

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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, [...]

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

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Best Australian Comedy Writing

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Death by Coconut

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Buy this book Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Tipsy

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Buy this book Download Book Cover 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 [...]

The World’s Toughest Races

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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. [...]

The Heart Healers

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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 [...]

Great Australian Urban Legends

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Buy this book BUY THIS eBOOK Download Book Cover 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, [...]

Bruce Postle: Sport

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Buy this book Download Book Cover 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 [...]

It Happened on a Fishing Trip

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Buy this book Download Book Cover 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 [...]

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 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 [...]

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