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Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami at Abbey's Bookshop 131 York Street, Sydney
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Ambon: The Truth About One of the Most Brutal POW Camps in World War II and the Triumph of the Aussie Spirit by Roger Maynard at Abbey's Bookshop 131 York Street, Sydney Life or Death by Michael Robotham at Abbey's Bookshop 131 York Street, Sydney
When the Night Comes by Favel Parrett at Abbey's Bookshop 131 York Street, Sydney The Wonders by Paddy O'Reilly at Abbey's Bookshop 131 York Street, Sydney
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Village of Secrets: Defying the Nazis in Vichy France

Village of Secrets: Defying the...

Caroline Moorehead...

History

$35.00

High up in the mountains of the southern Massif Central in France lie tiny, remote villages united by...[more]
The Zone of Interest

The Zone of Interest

Martin Amis

Fiction & Literature

$32.99

There was an old story about a king who asked his wizard to create a magic mirror. This mirror didn't...[more]
Personal: Jack Reacher #19

Personal: Jack Reacher #19

Lee Child

Fiction & Literature

$32.99

Jack Reacher walks alone. Once a go-to hard man in the US military police, now he's a drifter of no fixed...[more]
Bones Never Lie: Temperance Brennan #17

Bones Never Lie: Temperance Brennan...

Kathy Reichs

Fiction & Literature

$32.99

For a decade, Temperance Brennan has been haunted by the one who got away. The killer of young women....[more]
When the Night Comes

When the Night Comes

Favel Parrett

Fiction & Literature

$27.99

Running away from the mainland was supposed to make their lives better. But, for Isla and her brother,...[more]
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Howard Jacobson...

Fiction & Literature

$32.99

Kevern doesn't know why his father always drew two fingers across his lips when he said a world starting...[more]
Dishonour

Dishonour

Gabrielle Lord

Fiction & Literature

$29.99

Detective-Inspector Debra Hawkins has domestic violence in her sights. But as head of a new police unit...[more]
Mothers Grimm

Mothers Grimm

Danielle Wood

Fiction & Literature

$27.99

A sly, cheeky and blackly comic novel about mothering, heartache, heartbreak, desire, love and death....[more]
The Good Fight: Six years, Two Prime Ministers and Staring Down the Great Recession

The Good Fight: Six years, Two...

Wayne Swan

Memoirs

$35.00

A highly personal account of the Rudd and Gillard governments from the heart of the Cabinet and the real...[more]
Hitler's Last Witness: The Memoirs of Hitler's Bodyguard

Hitler's Last Witness: The Memoirs...

Rochus Misch

Biography

$32.99

First-hand testimony of the last surviving witness to Hitler's final hours. The personal memoirs of Hitler's...[more]
Rendezvous with Destiny: How Franklin D. Roosevelt and Five Extraordinary Men Took America into the War and into the World

Rendezvous with Destiny: How...

Michael Fullilove...

History

$24.99

In the dark days between Hitler's invasion of Poland and the attack on Pearl Harbor, a group of highly...[more]
The Paying Guests

The Paying Guests

Sarah Waters

Fiction & Literature

$32.99

This is vintage Sarah Waters: beautifully described with excruciating tension, real tenderness, believable...[more]
The Children Act

The Children Act

Ian McEwan

Fiction & Literature

$29.99

Fiona Maye is a leading High Court judge, presiding over cases in the family court. She is renowned for...[more]
Christendom Destroyed: Europe 1517-1648

Christendom Destroyed: Europe...

Mark Greengrass...

History

$59.99

Presents the study of 16th and 17th century Europe and the fundamental changes which led to the collapse...[more]
Sydney Rock Pools

Sydney Rock Pools

Ignacio Palacios...

Photography & photographs

$39.99

Sydneys coastline and harbor has a series of beautiful rock pools that have been cut into the base of...[more]
The Wolfe Widow: Book Collector #3

The Wolfe Widow: Book Collector...

Victoria Abbott...

Fiction & Literature

$14.95

From the author of The Christie Curse and The Sayer Swindle comes a new installment in the Book Collector...[more]
The Mongol Empire: Genghis Khan, His Heirs and the Founding of Modern China

The Mongol Empire: Genghis Khan,...

John Man

Biography: historical, political & military

$32.99

Genghis Khan is one of history's immortals: a leader of genius, driven by an inspiring vision for peaceful...[more]
Britain Against Napoleon: The Organisation of Victory, 1793-1815

Britain Against Napoleon: The...

Roger Knight

History

$27.99

Looks beyond the familiar exploits of the army and navy during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic...[more]
Jeeves and the Wedding Bells

Jeeves and the Wedding Bells...

Sebastian Faulks...

Fiction & Literature

$19.99

Bertie Wooster is staying at the stately home of Sir Henry Hackwood in Dorset. He is more than familiar...[more]
What Did You Do in the Cold War, Daddy?

What Did You Do in the Cold War,...

Ann Curthoys

History

$34.99

Twelve evocative stories of childhood and early adulthood in Australia during the Cold War years explore...[more]
Anzac: The Unauthorised Biography

Anzac: The Unauthorised Biography...

Carolyn Holbrook...

History

$34.99

Raise a glass for an Anzac. Run for an Anzac. Camp under the stars for an Anzac. Is there anything Australians...[more]
Maralinga: The Chilling Expose of Our Secret Nuclear Shame and Betrayal of Our Troops and Country

Maralinga: The Chilling Expose...

Frank Walker

True stories

$32.99

The facts are shocking. The treachery is chilling. The fallout ongoing. During the 1950s-60s, with the...[more]
The 52-Storey Treehouse

The 52-Storey Treehouse

Andy Griffiths

Children's & Educational

$12.99

A new title from Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton. Pan Macmillan Australia 2014.[more]
An Event in Autumn

An Event in Autumn

Henning Mankell...

Fiction & Literature

$27.95

Some cases aren't as cold as you'd think Kurt Wallander's life looks like it has taken a turn for the...[more]
Rules of Engagement

Rules of Engagement

Kim Williams

Biography

$45.00

Rules of Engagement shows how much one person can achieve if they have insatiable curiosity, limitless...[more]
Australia's Few and the Battle of Britain

Australia's Few and the Battle...

Kristen Alexander...

History

$49.99

This is the story of eight Australian fighter pilots engaged in the Battle of Britain, the first major...[more]
Inside the Hawke Keating Government: A Cabinet Diary

Inside the Hawke Keating Government:...

Gareth Evans

History

$49.99

As good as it gets in Australian politics. That's how the Hawke-Keating Government is now widely regarded....[more]
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind...

Yuval Noah Harari...

General & world history

$35.00

How did our species succeed in the battle for dominance? Why did our foraging ancestors come together...[more]
Danubia: A Personal History of Habsburg Europe

Danubia: A Personal History of...

Simon Winder

History

$19.99

Danubia is the brilliant and entertaining companion to the Sunday Times top ten bestseller Germania. It...[more]
The Restoration of Rome: Barbarian Popes & Imperial Pretenders

The Restoration of Rome: Barbarian...

Peter Heather

History

$22.99

The compelling sequel to Peter Heather's critically acclaimed international bestseller, The Fall of the...[more]
The Ancient Paths: Discovering the Lost Map of Celtic Europe

The Ancient Paths: Discovering...

Graham Robb

History

$19.99

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The Monogram Murders

The Monogram Murders

Sophie Hannah

Fiction & Literature

$29.99

The new Hercule Poirot novel - another brilliant murder mystery that can only be solved by the eponymous...[more]
The Skeleton Road

The Skeleton Road

Val McDermid

Fiction & Literature

$29.99

When a skeleton is discovered hidden at the top of a gothic Victorian building in Edinburgh, which is...[more]
Quarterly Essay #55: Race and Recognition

Quarterly Essay #55: Race and...

Noel Pearson

History

$19.99

Over the next two years, Australians will decide if and how Aboriginal people will be recognised in the...[more]
Thin Air: Shetland Island #6

Thin Air: Shetland Island #6...

Ann Cleeves

Fiction & Literature

$29.99

Thin Air is the next book in Ann Cleeves' Shetland series - which is now a major BBC One drama starring...[more]
This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate

This Changes Everything: Capitalism...

Naomi Klein

Political ideologies

$29.99

Forget everything you think you know about global warming. It's not about carbon - it's about capitalism....[more]
The Bone Clocks

The Bone Clocks

David Mitchell

Fiction & Literature

$29.99

The Bone Clocks follows the twists and turns of Holly's life from a scarred adolescence in Gravesend to...[more]
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Edge of Eternity: Century Trilogy...

Ken Follett

Fiction & Literature

$39.99

The epic final volume in the Century trilogy[more]
My Story

My Story

Julia Gillard

Biography

$49.99  $39.99

On Wednesday, 23 June 2010, with the government in turmoil, the author asked Prime Minister Kevin Rudd...[more]
Triumph and Demise: The Broken Promise of a Labor Generation

Triumph and Demise: The Broken...

Paul Kelly

History

$49.99

Triumph and Demise is the inside account of the hopes, achievements and bitter failures of the Labor Government...[more]
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