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Memoirs

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Only: A Singular Memoir

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Only: A Singular Memoir

Caroline Baum

Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

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

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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

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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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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

Paperback

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 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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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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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; Advocate - Travel

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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; Advocate - Australian Biography

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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; Politics & government; Political corruption; Advocate - Politics

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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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The Green Bell

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The Green Bell

Paula Keogh

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

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It’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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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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Insomniac City: New York, Oliver, and Me

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Insomniac City: New York, Oliver, and Me

Bill Hayes

Photographs: collections; Biography; Memoirs; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage; Travel writing

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<b>A moving celebration of what Bill Hayes calls the evanescent, the eavesdropped, the unexpected of life in New York City,... [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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Making Headlines

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Making Headlines

Chris Mitchell

Memoirs; Society & Social Sciences

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As editor-in-chief of The Australian Chris Mitchell ran the largest stable of journalists with the largest editorial budget... [more]

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Poum and Alexandre: A Paris Memoir

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Poum and Alexandre: A Paris Memoir

Catherine de Saint Phalle

Biography; Memoirs

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This is the story of two flawed eccentrics. Everything they do subverts their firm intention of keeping up appearances. They... [more]

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The Shot

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The Shot

Gary Ramage

Individual photographers; Photographic reportage; Biography; Memoirs; Press & journalism

Paperback

As Australia's premier war photographer - and as a former soldier - Gary Ramage has been in and out of just about every conflict... [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

Hardback

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

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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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Once Upon a Time in the East: A Story of Growing Up

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Once Upon a Time in the East: A Story of Growing Up

Xiaolu Guo

Biography; Memoirs; Asian history; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Advocate - Biography

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The author meets her parents for the first time when she is almost seven. They are strangers to her. When she is born her... [more]

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Confabulations

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Confabulations

John Berger

Memoirs; Literary essays; Advocate - Poetry & Writing

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'Language is a body, a living creature ...and this creature's home is the inarticulate as well as the articulate'. John Berger's... [more]

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Quicksand

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Quicksand

Henning Mankell

Memoirs; Prose: non-fiction; Advocate - Poetry & Writing

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In January 2014 the author was informed that he had cancer. This book is not about death, but about what it means to be human.... [more]

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The Spy Who Loved Castro: How I Was Recruited by the CIA to Kill Fidel Castro

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The Spy Who Loved Castro: How I Was Recruited by the CIA to Kill Fidel Castro...

Marita Lorenz

Memoirs; History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Espionage & secret services

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Born in Germany at the outbreak of WWII, Marita Lorenz was incarcerated in a Nazi concentration camp as a child. In 1959,... [more]

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Talking as Fast as I Can

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Talking as Fast as I Can

Lauren Graham

Film, TV & Radio; Memoirs; Advocate - Performing Arts

Paperback

In this collection of personal essays, the beloved star of Gilmore Girls and Parenthood reveals stories about life, love,... [more]

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To Hell and Back: A Policewoman's Story'

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To Hell and Back: A Policewoman's Story'

Carolyn Pethick

Biography; Memoirs; Crime Chronicle - True Crime

Paperback

To Hell and Back is a memoir detailing one policewoman's trials and tribulations working within the ranks of the Victorian... [more]

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