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Memoirs

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Light and Shadow: Memoirs of a Spy's Son

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Light and Shadow: Memoirs of a Spy's Son

Mark Colvin

Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

Mark Colvin is one of Australia's longest-serving broadcasters. However the slow deterioration of his kidneys saw him undertake... [more]

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The Boy Behind the Curtain

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The Boy Behind the Curtain

Tim Winton

Memoirs

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In Tim Winton’s fiction, chaos waits in the wings and ordinary people are ambushed by events and emotions beyond their... [more]

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A Crime in the Family

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A Crime in the Family

Sacha Batthyany

Memoirs; History; The Holocaust; Second World War; Advocate - History

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A memoir of brutality, heroism and personal discovery from Europe's dark heart, revealing one of the most extraordinary untold... [more]

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Only: A Singular Memoir

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Only: A Singular Memoir

Caroline Baum

Biography; Memoirs; Advocate - Australian Biography

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Three barely felt like a family. It felt like it did not count. Like we were unfinished. Incomplete. There was always a... [more]

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Where Hummingbirds Dance

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Where Hummingbirds Dance

Susi Prescott

Memoirs; Rural communities; Travel & holiday

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Susi Prescott had it all. A large, busy family, a school teaching job she loved, a home on Sydney's leafy North Shore. But... [more]

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The Only Street in Paris: Life on the Rue Des Martyrs

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The Only Street in Paris: Life on the Rue Des Martyrs

Elaine Sciolino

Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

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A delightful and beguiling look at life on a small Paris street. [more]

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Helen 100: How I Took My Waxer's Advice and Cured Heartbreak by Going on 100 Dates in Less Than a Year

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Helen 100: How I Took My Waxer's Advice and Cured Heartbreak by Going on...

Helen Razer

Biography; Memoirs

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A hundred dates in less than a year. Will they heal her broken heart or make it worse? Brilliant, hilarious and excruciating... [more]

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Nothing but a Circus: Misadventures Among the Powerful

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Nothing but a Circus: Misadventures Among the Powerful

Daniel Levin

Memoirs; Social interaction; Politics & government; International relations; Political corruption

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'Brilliant observations on the anthropology of power. You will laugh aloud and won't put it down' Daniel Kahneman In this... [more]

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Something for the Pain: A Memoir of the Turf

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Something for the Pain: A Memoir of the Turf

Gerald Murnane

Biography; Memoirs

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Hilarious, affecting, and irreverent, this is a memoir of obsession and extraordinary imagination from a unique voice in literature.... [more]

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Res Gestae: Things Done

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Res Gestae: Things Done

Naida Haxton

Biography; Memoirs

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Feminist catch cries of the mid-1900s included invocations for freedom of choice and equality with men. [more]

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Forty Autumns: A Family's Story of Courage and Survival on Both Sides of the Berlin Wall

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Forty Autumns: A Family's Story of Courage and Survival on Both Sides of...

Nina Willner

Biography; Memoirs

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An incredible memoir about a family divided by the Berlin Wall that will appeal to readers of Stasiland and fans of The Lives... [more]

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The Atheist Muslim

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The Atheist Muslim

Ali A. Rizvi

Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Religious issues & debates; Islam; Agnosticism & atheism

Hardback

In The Atheist Muslim, we follow Ali Rizvi as he finds himself caught between two narrative voices he cannot relate to: extreme... [more]

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Blood Mystic

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Blood Mystic

George Gittoes

Art & Architecture; Biography; Biography: general; Memoirs; True war & combat stories

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The illustrated autobiography of Australian peace warrior and artist George Gittoes. [more]

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Six Days in Leningrad

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Six Days in Leningrad

Paullina Simons

Memoirs; Travel & holiday

Paperback

Paullina Simons gives us a work of non-fiction as captivating and heart-wrenching as the lives of Tatiana and Alexander. [more]

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A Guest at the Shooters' Banquet: My Grandfather's SS Past, My Jewish Family, A Search for the Truth

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A Guest at the Shooters' Banquet: My Grandfather's SS Past, My Jewish Family,...

Rita Gabis

Memoirs; History; The Holocaust; Second World War

Hardback

Gabis follows the trail of her grandfather's collaboration with the Nazis--a trail riddled with secrets, slaughter, mystery,... [more]

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Machine Rules: A Political Primer

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Machine Rules: A Political Primer

Stephen Loosley

Memoirs; History; Politics & government

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Does a powerbroker like Stephen Loosley ever leave the political world? In his tell-all memoir he writes about defending the... [more]

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Thinking in Numbers: On Life, Love, Meaning, and Math

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Thinking in Numbers: On Life, Love, Meaning, and Math

Daniel Tammet

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Mathematics

Hardback

Originally published: Great Britain: Hodder & Stoughton, 2012. [more]

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Drop the Ball: Expect Less from Yourself, Get More from Him, and Flourish at Work & Life

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Drop the Ball: Expect Less from Yourself, Get More from Him, and Flourish...

Tiffany Dufu

Memoirs; Gender studies: women; Health & Self-Help; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage; Advice on careers & achieving success

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An inspirational and insightful guide for women who want to get it all by doing less For women, a glass ceiling at work is... [more]

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Remembering Anita Cobby: The Case, the Husband, the Aftermath - 30 Years on

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Remembering Anita Cobby: The Case, the Husband, the Aftermath - 30 Years...

Mark Morri

Biography; Memoirs; True crime; Criminal investigation & detection; Press & journalism; Crime Chronicle - True Crime

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John Cobby finally tells his story, 30 years after the murder of his wife, Anita. On 4 February 1986, John Cobby's life imploded.... [more]

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Scoundrel Days: A Memoir

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Scoundrel Days: A Memoir

Brentley Frazer

Biography; Memoirs; Literary studies: poetry & poets; Christian & quasi-Christian cults & sects

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<div><strong>In Scoundrel Days Brentley Frazer tells the story of his youth - wild, disillusioned, impassioned and desolate.</strong></div><div><br... [more]

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Juliet's Answer

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Juliet's Answer

Glenn Dixon

Memoirs; Shakespeare studies & criticism; Family & relationships; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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In fair Verona, where we lay our scene ...<br /><br />When Glenn Dixon is... [more]

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The Green Bell

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The Green Bell

Paula Keogh

Biography; Memoirs; Coping with drug & alcohol abuse; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage; Advocate - Australian Biography

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It&rsquo;s 1972 in Canberra. Michael Dransfield is being treated for a drug addiction; Paula Keogh is delusional and grief-stricken.... [more]

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Traveling with Ghosts: A Memoir of Love and Loss

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Traveling with Ghosts: A Memoir of Love and Loss

Shannon Leone Fowler

Memoirs; Coping with death & bereavement; Travel & holiday

Paperback

H IS FOR HAWK meets WILD. A beautiful memorial to a great love and a brave survival guide to coming to terms with loss. [more]

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Fragile Lives: A Heart Surgeon's Stories of Life and Death on the Operating Table

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Fragile Lives: A Heart Surgeon's Stories of Life and Death on the Operating...

Stephen Westaby

Biography; Memoirs; Cardiothoracic surgery

Paperback

An incredible memoir from one of the world's most eminent heart surgeons and some of the most remarkable and poignant cases... [more]

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Lab Girl: A Story of Trees, Science and Love

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Lab Girl: A Story of Trees, Science and Love

Hope Jahren

Biography; Memoirs; Abnormal psychology; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Advocate - Biography

Paperback

A frank, illuminating and incandescent memoir by a trailblazing scientist; a moving portrait of a longtime collaboration in... [more]

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