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Back, After the Break

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Back, After the Break

Osher Gunsberg

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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Osher Gunsberg, one of Australia's most loved celebrities, opens up in a powerful, dark, funny and heartwrenching memoir about... [more]

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David Bowie: A Life

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David Bowie: A Life

Dylan Jones

Music; Rock & Pop music; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Shortlisted for the NME Best Music Book Award 2018THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'The definitive book on Bowie' The Times Dylan... [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; Climbing & mountaineering; Travel writing

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

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Princess: Stepping Out Of The Shadows

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Princess: Stepping Out Of The Shadows

Jean Sasson

Biography; Biography: general; Memoirs; Human rights

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In the international bestseller, Princess: The True Story of Life Behind the Veil in Saudi Arabia, Princess Al-Sa'ud and the... [more]

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The Right Stuff

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The Right Stuff

Tom Wolfe

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular astronomy & space

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A wildly vivid and entertaining chronicle of America's manned space program, from the author of The Electric Kool-Aid Acid... [more]

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Daddy Who?

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Daddy Who?

Craig Horne

Music; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Daddy Who? is the story of a phenomenon, a band that in eighteen short months changed the course of Australian rock history.<br... [more]

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The Curious World of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn

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The Curious World of Samuel Pepys and John Evelyn

Margaret Willes

Biography: literary; History; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

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An intimate portrait of two pivotal Restoration figures during one of the most dramatic periods of English history [more]

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Unhinged: An Insider's Account of the Trump White House

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Unhinged: An Insider's Account of the Trump White House

Omarosa Manigault Newman

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History; Politics & government

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The former member of Trump's staff examines her relationship with him and provides insider impressions of his presidential... [more]

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No Country Woman: A memoir of not belonging

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No Country Woman: A memoir of not belonging

Zoya Patel

Biography; Autobiography: general; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Memoirs

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A fresh and exciting feminist memoir about what it means to never feel at... [more]

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Gainsborough: A Portrait

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Gainsborough: A Portrait

James Hamilton

Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Frank, lucid and modern, this is a fresh portrait of Thomas Gainsborough, the most sensuous artist of the eighteenth century.... [more]

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys

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The Diary of Samuel Pepys

Samuel Pepys

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700

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When Samuel Pepys (1633-1703) began writing in 1660 he was a young clerk living in London, struggling to pay his rent. [more]

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Johnathan Thurston: The Autobiography

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Johnathan Thurston: The Autobiography

Johnathan Thurston

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Rugby League

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The autobiography of the league legend. Johnathan Thurston is widely regarded as rugby league's greatest player. This autobiography... [more]

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A Life

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A Life

Jane Sherron de Hart

Biography: general

Hardback

The life and legal career of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg -- [more]

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Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times

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Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times

Alan Walker

Music; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A landmark biography of the Polish composer by one of the world's leading authorities on Chopin and his time. [more]

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Openside

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Openside

David Pocock

Autobiography: sport; Sports & outdoor recreation; Rugby Union

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David Pocock was born 1988 in Zimbabwe and immigrated to Australia in 2002. David's story is one of dedication to self, family,... [more]

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Joyce in Court

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Joyce in Court

Adrian Hardiman

Biography: literary; Legal history

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An accessible and original book about Joyce, by a hugely respected figure in Ireland. A brilliant recreation of the late 19th-... [more]

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Mussolini and Hitler: The Forging of the Fascist Alliance

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Mussolini and Hitler: The Forging of the Fascist Alliance

Christian Goeschel

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Political leaders & leadership

Hardback

A fresh treatment of Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany, revealing the close ties between Mussolini and Hitler and their regimes... [more]

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The Frankston Murders: 25 Years On

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The Frankston Murders: 25 Years On

Vikki Petraitis

Biography; Biography: general; True crime

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'The Frankston Murders: 25 Years On' is a revised edition of the bestselling book by Vikki Petraitis. It details the shocking... [more]

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The Path to Change: Thoughts on Politics and Society

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The Path to Change: Thoughts on Politics and Society

Pope Francis, Dominique Wolton

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian leaders & leadership

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A fascinating insight into Jorge Mario Bergoglio's life before he was elected Pope, and how his experiences have shaped his... [more]

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Frederick Walker: Commandant of the Native Police

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Frederick Walker: Commandant of the Native Police

Paul Dillon

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Australasian & Pacific history

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This is the first and only complete biography of Frederick Walker, 1820 to 1866. Mr Walker's life was one of isolation, hardship... [more]

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Enid Lyons, Leading Lady to a Nation

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Enid Lyons, Leading Lady to a Nation

Anne Henderson

Biography; Biography: general

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This is the story of an extraordinary woman - mother of twelve, Prime Minister's wife, first woman member of the House of... [more]

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Daring to Drive: My Life as an Accidental Activist in a Kingdom of Men

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Daring to Drive: My Life as an Accidental Activist in a Kingdom of Men

Manal Al-Sharif

Biography; Autobiography: general; Social discrimination; Feminism & feminist theory; Revolutionary groups & movements

Paperback

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

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A Secret Sisterhood: The Hidden Friendships of Austen, Bronte, Eliot and Woolf

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A Secret Sisterhood: The Hidden Friendships of Austen, Bronte, Eliot and...

Emily Midorikawa, Emma Claire Sweeney

Biography: literary

Paperback

A Secret Sisterhood uncovers the hidden literary friendships of the world's most respected female authors. [more]

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I Can't Make This Up: Life Lessons

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I Can't Make This Up: Life Lessons

Kevin Hart

Biography; Autobiography: general

Paperback

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

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Bloody Mary: Tudor Terror, 1553-1558

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Bloody Mary: Tudor Terror, 1553-1558

Phil Carradice

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: royalty; History; British & Irish history

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The story of Bloody Mary, the most brutal of brutal Tudors. [more]

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