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Autobiography: general

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Bumper: The Life and Times of Frank 'Bumper' Farrell

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Bumper: The Life and Times of Frank 'Bumper' Farrell

Larry Writer

Biography; Autobiography: general; Police & security services

Paperback

The sprawling saga of legendary Australian cop, Bumper Farrell, the most feared and revered policeman in Australia's history.... [more]

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

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The Man Who Climbs Trees

James Aldred

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Active outdoor pursuits; Climbing & mountaineering

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Tells the story of a professional British tree climber, cameraman and adventurer, who has made a career out of travelling... [more]

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Paris Dreaming: What the City of Light Taught Me About Life, Love and Lipstick

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Paris Dreaming: What the City of Light Taught Me About Life, Love and Lipstick...

Katrina Lawrence

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

How the City of Light gave her lessons in life: an Australian beauty journalist shares her obsession with Paris - the city... [more]

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Good Living Street: Portrait of a Patron Family, Vienna 1900

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Good Living Street: Portrait of a Patron Family, Vienna 1900

Professor Tim Bonyhady

History of Art & Design Styles; Biography; Biography: general; Autobiography: general; Autobiography: historical, political & military; European history; Social & cultural history; Jewish studies

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<p>Vienna and its Secessionist movement at the turn of the last century is the focus of this extraordinary social portrait... [more]

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Not by Chance Alone: My Life as a Social Psychologist

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Not by Chance Alone: My Life as a Social Psychologist

Elliot Aronson

Biography; Autobiography: general; Social, group or collective psychology

Hardback

The life and times of one of the twentieth century's leading psychologists [more]

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Autobiography of a Yogi: Reprint of the Philosophical Library 1946 First Edition

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Autobiography of a Yogi: Reprint of the Philosophical Library 1946 First...

Paramahansa Yogananda

Autobiography: general; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

This is a new edition, featuring previously unavailable material, of a true spiritual classic, Autobiography of a Yogi, one... [more]

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In Patagonia: 40th Anniversary Edition

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In Patagonia: 40th Anniversary Edition

Bruce Chatwin

Autobiography: general; Social groups; Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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When Bruce Chatwin's In Patagonia was published in 1977 it heralded the arrival of a startling new talent in British literature.... [more]

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Eat Pray Love: Bloomsbury Modern Classics

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Eat Pray Love: Bloomsbury Modern Classics

Elizabeth Gilbert

Autobiography: general; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Paperback

A beautiful new limited edition paperback of Eat Pray Love, published as part of the Bloomsbury Modern Classics list To... [more]

$17.99

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Run, Hide, Repeat: A Memoir of a Fugitive Childhood

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Run, Hide, Repeat: A Memoir of a Fugitive Childhood

Pauline Dakin

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; True crime; Hoaxes & deceptions; Media, information & communication industries

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An unforgettable family tale of deception and betrayal, love and forgivenessPauline Dakin, a well-known CBC journalist, spent... [more]

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To Siri, With Love: A mother, her autistic son, and the kindness of a machine

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To Siri, With Love: A mother, her autistic son, and the kindness of a machine...

Judith Newman

Biography; Autobiography: general; Coping with illness

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Based on the New York Times viral sensation, the uplifting story of a mother, her autistic son and the kindness of machines... [more]

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Slow: Live Life Simply

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Slow: Live Life Simply

Brooke McAlary

Biography; Autobiography: general; Self-help & personal development

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From the creator of the award-winning Slow Home podcast comes Slow the perfect companion on the long road to living a simpler... [more]

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Life in the Garden: A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week 2017

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Life in the Garden: A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week 2017

Penelope Lively

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

Hardback

**A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week 2017**'Rich and unusual, this is a book to treasure' Alex Preston, ObserverPenelope Lively... [more]

$35.00

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Winter: #2 Seasons Quartet

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Winter: #2 Seasons Quartet

Karl Ove Knausgaard

Autobiography: general; Family & relationships

Hardback

The second volume in his autobiographical quartet based on the seasons, Winter is an achingly beautiful collection of daily... [more]

$35.00

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Thirty Days: A Journey to the End of Love

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Thirty Days: A Journey to the End of Love

Mark Raphael Baker

Biography; Autobiography: general

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Thirty Days is a portrait of grief, of a marriage and of a family. It is the moving memoir of Mark's wife of 32 years, Kerryn... [more]

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A Long Way from Wyandra: My Story - from the Bush to Black Caviar

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A Long Way from Wyandra: My Story - from the Bush to Black Caviar

Peter Moody

Autobiography: general; Sports & outdoor recreation; Horse racing

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The classic story of a boy from the bush who worked his way from outback Queensland all the way to Royal Ascot. As a kid growing... [more]

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Last King of the Cross

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Last King of the Cross

John Ibrahim

Biography; Autobiography: general; True stories; True crime; Local history

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John Ibrahim's incredible life story told in his own words. [more]

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The Old Man and the Knee: How to be a Golden Oldie

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The Old Man and the Knee: How to be a Golden Oldie

Christopher Matthew

Autobiography: general; Fiction & Literature

Hardback

A wry, witty reflection on aging from the comic genius behind Now We Are Sixty and A Bus Pass Named Desire. [more]

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A Life Underwater

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A Life Underwater

Charlie Veron

Biography; Autobiography: general

Paperback

As exhilarating and provocative, funny and warm as the man himself. His astonishing life story is a revelation, an inspiration... [more]

$35.00

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Daring to Drive: A gripping account of one woman's home-grown courage that will speak to the fighter in all of us

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Daring to Drive: A gripping account of one woman's home-grown courage that...

Manal Al-Sharif

Biography; Autobiography: general

Paperback

A gripping memoir about a young woman from Saudi Arabia who becomes the accidental leader of a wildly subversive movement... [more]

$32.99

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Dear World: A Syrian Girl's Story of War and Plea for Peace

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Dear World: A Syrian Girl's Story of War and Plea for Peace

Bana Alabed

Biography; Autobiography: general; Refugees & political asylum; Other warfare & defence issues

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$24.95

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My Family and Other Animals

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My Family and Other Animals

Gerald Durrell

Autobiography: general; Wildlife: general interest; Travel & holiday; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Paperback

It is a matter of personal taste whether one most enjoys the family, with its many eccentric hangers-on, or the animals. In... [more]

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Jane & Me: My Austen Heritage

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Jane & Me: My Austen Heritage

Caroline Jane Knight

Biography; Autobiography: general

Paperback

Caroline Jane Knight shares more than Jane Austen's name and DNA. As a direct descendant of Jane's brother, Edward Knight,... [more]

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Summer: Vintage Minis

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Summer: Vintage Minis

Laurie Lee

Biography; Autobiography: general; Rural communities; Local history

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How do you remember the summers of your childhood? For Laurie Lee they were flower-crested, heady, endless days. Here is an... [more]

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Just Another Hurdle: An Autobiography

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Just Another Hurdle: An Autobiography

Jana Pittman

Biography; Autobiography: general

Paperback

It was wonderful when Jana joined our squad before the Sydney Olympics. She demonstrated straight away that she is fearless,... [more]

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Past Mortems: Life and death behind mortuary doors

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Past Mortems: Life and death behind mortuary doors

Carla Valentine

Biography; Autobiography: general; Sociology: death & dying; Mortuary practice

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Let Carla Valentine, mortician and curator - the mistress of death and high queen of the specimen jar - tell the truth about,... [more]

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