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Arab, Australian, Other: Stories on Race and Identity

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Arab, Australian, Other: Stories on Race and Identity

Randa Abdel-Fattah

Biography; Biography: general; History

Paperback

An anthology that aims to smash the stereotypes of Arabs in Australia that too often proliferate in mainstream media. [more]

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Artists' Letters: Leonardo da Vinci to David Hockney

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Artists' Letters: Leonardo da Vinci to David Hockney

Michael Bird

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Diaries, letters & journals

Hardback

A treasure trove of noteworthy letters, arranged thematically to provide an insight into the lives and work of great artists.... [more]

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Another Day In The Life: My Life in Photos & Music

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Another Day In The Life: My Life in Photos & Music

Ringo Starr

Music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Another Day In The Life is introduced and narrated by Ringo Starr, with forewords by legendary movie director David Lynch... [more]

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Fear and Courage: True stories that reveal the depths of the human experience

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Fear and Courage: True stories that reveal the depths of the human experience...

Renee Hollis

True stories; Psychology; Self-help & personal development

Hardback

our own mortality as we await medical results. Of course, the flip-side of fear is courage, as the 25 true stories showcased... [more]

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The Book of Gutsy Women

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The Book of Gutsy Women

Hillary Rodham Clinton, Chelsea Clinton

Biography

Hardback

She couldn't have been more than seven or eight years old. Go ahead, ask your question, her father urged, nudging her forward.... [more]

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The Good Bloke

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The Good Bloke

Charles Staunton

Biography; Autobiography: general; True crime; Local history

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The colourful life, crimes and adventures of Charles 'The Good Bloke' Staunton. [more]

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Working Class Man

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Working Class Man

Jimmy Barnes

Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

THE SEQUEL TO THE NUMBER 1 BESTSELLER WORKING CLASS BOY ... [more]

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Stephen Hawking (Little Guides to Great Lives)

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Stephen Hawking (Little Guides to Great Lives)

Isabel Thomas

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Children's & Educational; People & places (Children's&YA)

Hardback

Stephen Hawking was one of the world's most famous scientists. His ground-breaking research into black holes and the Big Bang... [more]

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The Glossy Years: Magazines, Museums and Selective Memoirs

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The Glossy Years: Magazines, Museums and Selective Memoirs

Nicholas Coleridge

History of fashion; Biography; Autobiography: business & industry; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Fashion & society

Hardback

Over his thirty-year career at Conde Nast, Nicholas Coleridge has witnessed it all. From the anxieties of the Princess of... [more]

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Lands of Lost Borders: A Journey on the Silk Road

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Lands of Lost Borders: A Journey on the Silk Road

Kate Harris

Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Geographical discovery & exploration; Road & motor vehicles: general interest; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

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Lands of Lost Borders is illuminating, heart-warming, and hopeful in its suggestion that we will explore not to conquer but... [more]

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A Time To Die: The Kursk Disaster (Film Tie-In)

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A Time To Die: The Kursk Disaster (Film Tie-In)

Robert Moore

True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; Naval forces & warfare

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But above all, he tells the nail-bitingly poignant human story of the families waiting ashore, of the desperate efforts of... [more]

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Let Her Fly: A Father's Journey and the Fight for Equality

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Let Her Fly: A Father's Journey and the Fight for Equality

Ziauddin Yousafzai, Louise Carpenter

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Gender studies: women; Human rights

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In this intimate and extraordinary memoir, Ziauddin Yousafzai, the father of Malala, gives a moving account of fatherhood... [more]

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Story of a Secret State: My Report to the World

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Story of a Secret State: My Report to the World

Jan Karski

Memoirs; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War

Paperback

Karski was a brilliant young diplomat when war broke out in 1939 with Hitler's... [more]

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Perfect Motion: How walking makes us wiser

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Perfect Motion: How walking makes us wiser

Jono Lineen

Memoirs; Popular science; Walking, hiking, trekking; Travel & holiday

Paperback

In Perfect Motion, Jono Lineen investigates that transformation, and why walking has made us more creative, helped us to... [more]

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The United States of Trump: How the President Really Sees America

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The United States of Trump: How the President Really Sees America

Bill O'Reilly

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Political leaders & leadership

Hardback

A rare, insider's look at the life of Donald Trump from Bill O'Reilly, the bestselling author of the Killing series, based... [more]

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Brock at Bathurst

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Brock at Bathurst

Bev Brock

Biography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation

Hardback

No driver is as connected to a track as the legendary Peter Brock is to Bathurst. October 2019 marks half a century since... [more]

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The Prettiest Horse in the Glue Factory

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The Prettiest Horse in the Glue Factory

Corey White

Biography; Autobiography: general; Child abuse; Adoption & fostering

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Corey White was a golden child. He knew this because his father would hit his mother and his sisters but not him. And his... [more]

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Year of the Monkey: The New York Times bestseller

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Year of the Monkey: The New York Times bestseller

Patti Smith

Individual photographers; Music; Punk, New Wave & Indie; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Advocate - Performing Arts

Hardback

A memoir about the year 2016 in which dreams and reality are interwoven --Provided by publisher. [more]

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Curious Recollections: Life in the Curiosity Show

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Curious Recollections: Life in the Curiosity Show

Rob Morrison

Biography; Biography: general; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Education; Media, information & communication industries; History of engineering & technology

Paperback

Every child who grew up in Australia in the 70s and 80s remembers Curiosity Show, the science show that encouraged kids to... [more]

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Never Look Back

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Never Look Back

A.L. Gaylin

Biography; Crime & mystery

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A new novel from award-winning crime writer, A.L. Gaylin. If you liked Serial and S-Town, you'll LOVE this. [more]

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Back on Track: How one man and his dogs are changing the lives of rural kids

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Back on Track: How one man and his dogs are changing the lives of rural...

Bernie Shakeshaft, James Knight

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; Homelessness; Social work

Paperback

A thought-provoking and heart-warming story of how one man (and his working dogs) is giving rural kids, on their last chance,... [more]

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Smoky the Brave

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Smoky the Brave

Damien Lewis

True war & combat stories; History; Second World War; Dogs as pets

Paperback

The World's Smallest Dog with the World's Biggest Heart [more]

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The World in Thirty-Eight Chapters or Dr Johnson's Guide to Life

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The World in Thirty-Eight Chapters or Dr Johnson's Guide to Life

Henry Hitchings

Biography; Biography: literary; Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; British & Irish history; Popular philosophy

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Part portrait of Britain's greatest man of letters, part guide to life, a witty and erudite re-evaluation of Dr Johnson's... [more]

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Three Women: THE #1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

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Three Women: THE #1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

Lisa Taddeo

True stories; Society & Social Sciences; Gender studies: women; Sociology: sexual relations

Paperback

THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER THE NUMBER ONE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER `A book that blazes, glitters and cuts... [more]

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Agent Jack: The True Story of MI5's Secret Nazi Hunter

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Agent Jack: The True Story of MI5's Secret Nazi Hunter

Robert Hutton

Biography: historical, political & military; True war & combat stories; History; Second World War; Fascism & Nazism; Espionage & secret services

Paperback

Revealed for the first time, the astonishing story of the MI5 agent at the heart of Operation Fifth Column, the secret wartime... [more]

$22.99

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