Our search has the following Google-type functionality:
If you use '+' at the start of a word, that word will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry +Potter
Search results will contain 'Potter'.
If you use '-' at the start of a word, that word will be absent in the search results.
eg. Harry -Potter
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between 2 words, then both those words will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry AND Potter
Search results will contain both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: AND will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'OR' between 2 single words, then either or both of those words will be present in the search results.
eg. 'Harry OR Potter'
Search results will contain just 'Harry', or just 'Potter', or both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: OR will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, that word will be absent in the search results. (This is the same as using the minus symbol).
eg. 'Harry NOT Potter'
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
NOTE: NOT will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use double quotation marks around words, those words will be present in that order.
eg. "Harry Potter"
Search results will contain 'Harry Potter', but not 'Potter Harry'.
NOTE: "" cannot be combined with AND, OR & NOT searches.
If you use '*' in a word, it performs a wildcard search, as it signifies any number of characters. (Searches cannot start with a wildcard).
Search results will contain words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er', such as 'Potter'.
30-Second Napoleon takes in both viewpoints, presenting an engrossing introduction to one of the most recognizable figures... [more]
I am seen by many as a danger. As having failed to understand the new rules, the new paradigm of successful motherhood. A... [more]
Joanne Brookfield has spent two decades working in the world of comedy, as both a journalist and a stand-up comedian. Over... [more]
The memoirs and paintings that Rod Moss has produced during the last 35 years are unique in their dramatisation of the lives... [more]
I slept through my first labour. Eventually a midwife woke me. `It's time to push,' she said, pointing to the machine that... [more]
Comic actors have made a particularly strong contribution to cultural life in Australia over the past sixty years. They... [more]
One slip, one false move, one missed toehold, and you're dead.<br /><br... [more]
A rousing, funny, straight-talking, inspirational and generally awesome book from social entrepreneur Lucy Bloom, part memoir,... [more]
The intimate and inspiring memoir from Academy Award-winning actor Sally Field. [more]
A fresh, spirited and engaging biography of a fascinating and influential woman who was absolutely instrumental in shaping... [more]
An engrossing biography of President Lyndon Johnson from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Team of Rivals Hailed by... [more]
Definitive new biography of Karl Marx. [more]
The little-known rags to riches love story of a convict woman who arrived in Australia on the First Fleet. Much like another,... [more]
The story of the last years of the author of Treasure Island and Jekyll and Hyde, lived out in the earthly paradise of the... [more]
The incredible untold story of Virginia Hall, an American woman with a wooden leg who infiltrated Occupied France for the... [more]
A circle of pine trees, a sagging wire fence, and a roof that was once painted... [more]
A true crime memoir like no other, Professor David Wilson gets inside the mind of a murderer and tries to uncover what drives... [more]
and his tumultuous, even controversial, personal life-forming a single cohesive... [more]
How a famous cold case, a deadly fire and a quest for justice finally brought down one of Australia's worst killers [more]
With his trademark growl, carnival madman persona, haunting music, and unforgettable lyrics, Tom Waits is one of the most... [more]
Also published as volume 2 in a 2-volume set. [more]
A gift of gratitude and support with all sales going towards Rural Aid. [more]
In this dual autobiography, the Klarsfelds tell the dramatic story of fifty years devoted to bringing Nazis to justice. [more]
Twenty women share their incredible stories of surviving and thriving in the remote Australian 'Gulf Country'. [more]
The beautifully written, evocative memoir of a palliative care doctor. [more]