Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

Narrow Your Search

By Availability


By Format


By Price


By Publication Date


Humanities

570 results

The Demon-Haunted World: Science As a Candle in the Dark

978/154/361/9781543616958.jpg

The Demon-Haunted World: Science As a Candle in the Dark

Carl Sagan

Humanities; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Unexplained phenomena & the paranormal

CD-Audio

How can we make intelligent decisions about our increasingly technology-driven lives if we don't understand the difference... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Broca's Brain: Reflections on the Romance of Science

978/154/361/9781543616996.jpg

Broca's Brain: Reflections on the Romance of Science

Carl Sagan

Humanities; Popular science; UFOs & extraterrestrial beings; Popular astronomy & space

CD-Audio

Sagan speculates on the primitive elements of the human mind and the ways the human brain today is coping with new discoveries... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
One of Us: The Story of a Massacre in Norway - and Its Aftermath

978/148/938/9781489384959.jpg

One of Us: The Story of a Massacre in Norway - and Its Aftermath

Asne Seierstad

True crime; Humanities; European history; Crime & criminology; Terrorist attack

CD-Audio

On July 22, 2011, Anders Behring Breivik detonated a bomb outside government buildings in central Oslo, killing eight people.... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Finding Sanity: John Cade, lithium and the taming of bipolar disorder

978/148/937/9781489379252.jpg

Finding Sanity: John Cade, lithium and the taming of bipolar disorder

Greg De Moore, Ann Westmore

Humanities; Psychiatry; Clinical psychology

CD-Audio

For most of human history, mental illness has been largely untreatable. Sufferers lived their lives - if they survived - in... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Forgotten Rebels Of Eureka

978/148/938/9781489380333.jpg

The Forgotten Rebels Of Eureka

Clare Wright

Humanities; Australasian & Pacific history; Social & cultural history; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; Gender studies: women

CD-Audio

A groundbreaking and highly entertaining account of the role women played at the birth of Australia's democracy. [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The House At Salvation Creek

978/148/938/9781489380210.jpg

The House At Salvation Creek

Susan Duncan

True stories; Humanities; Coping with death & bereavement; Family & relationships; Popular psychology

CD-Audio

Continuing the story of Susan Duncan's memoir, The House picks up after Bob and Susan marry. Where Salvation Creek was about... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Every Living Thing

978/150/985/9781509854844.jpg

Every Living Thing

James Herriot

Autobiography: general; Humanities; Veterinary medicine

CD-Audio

Continuing the story of the veterinary practice in Darrowby in the Yorkshire Dales, this book contains the familiar characters... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Down Under

978/148/938/9781489380654.jpg

Down Under

Bill Bryson

Humanities; Travel & holiday guides

CD-Audio

After tales from the USA and Britain, Bill Bryson turns his roving eye to Australia, the only island that is also a continent... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Dark Emu: Black Seeds: Agriculture or Accident?

978/148/938/9781489380371.jpg

Dark Emu: Black Seeds: Agriculture or Accident?

Bruce Pascoe

Humanities; History: specific events & topics; Indigenous peoples; Management of land & natural resources

CD-Audio

&quot;<strong>Dark Emu</strong> injects a profound authenticity into the conversation about how we Australians understand... [more]

$34.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Notes from a Small Island

978/148/937/9781489371409.jpg

Notes from a Small Island

Bill Bryson

Humanities; Travel writing

CD-Audio

Bill Bryson's farewell tour of the green and kindly island that has been his home for almost two decades. [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Notes From a Big Country

978/148/936/9781489365408.jpg

Notes From a Big Country

Bill Bryson

Humanities; Travel & holiday

CD-Audio

After nearly two decades in England, Bill Bryson returned to America. Gathered here are eighteen months' worth of his columns... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
How to Lose a Few Kegs (Without Busting a Gut): My 10 Tips for Less Fit, More Fat

978/148/936/9781489369604.jpg

How to Lose a Few Kegs (Without Busting a Gut): My 10 Tips for Less Fit,...

Gus Worland

Humanities; Personal & public health

CD-Audio

Gus Worland weighed 150 kegs, but whenever he tried to slim down he failed. Lettuce leaf diets left him hungry, hard-core... [more]

$29.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Neither Here Nor There

978/148/936/9781489363558.jpg

Neither Here Nor There

Bill Bryson

Humanities; Travel writing

CD-Audio

An account of a European trip blends anecdotes with worldly insights, describing the bleak lands of Norway, the exotic scenes... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
A Walk in the Woods: The World's Funniest Travel Writer Takes a Hike

978/148/936/9781489360540.jpg

A Walk in the Woods: The World's Funniest Travel Writer Takes a Hike

Bill Bryson

Memoirs; Humanities; Travel writing

CD-Audio

Ahead lay almost 2,200 miles of remote mountain wilderness filled with bears, moose, bobcats, rattlesnakes, poisonous plants,... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Leonard: My Fifty-Year Friendship with a Remarkable Man

978/150/984/9781509846443.jpg

Leonard: My Fifty-Year Friendship with a Remarkable Man

William Shatner, David Fisher

Autobiography: general; Humanities

CD-Audio

William Shatner's personal tribute to his long-time friend and Star Trek co-star Leonard Nimoy. [more]

$34.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Hidden Life Of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate - Discoveries From a Secret World

978/148/935/9781489357878.jpg

The Hidden Life Of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate - Discoveries...

Peter Wohlleben

Humanities; Trees, wildflowers & plants

CD-Audio

Are trees social beings?<br /><br />In this international bestseller - which... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
City Girl, Country Girl: The inspiring true stories of courageous women forging new lives in the Australian bush

978/148/935/9781489356789.jpg

City Girl, Country Girl: The inspiring true stories of courageous women...

Liz Harfull

Humanities; Society & culture: general

CD-Audio

I'm sitting down to write the opening lines of this book a year to the day since my mum died. She is constantly in my thoughts,... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Pathways to Possibility: Transforming Our Relationship with Ourselves, Each Other, and the World

978/148/934/9781489347800.jpg

Pathways to Possibility: Transforming Our Relationship with Ourselves, Each...

Rosamund Stone Zander

Humanities; Personal & public health

CD-Audio

In this powerful and inspiring book, family systems therapist and executive coach Rosamund Stone Zander invites readers to... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
I Belong To No One

978/148/935/9781489351982.jpg

I Belong To No One

Gwen Wilson

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Humanities

CD-Audio

A teenager in the 1970s, Gwen Wilson grew up in Western Sydney. It was a tough childhood. Illegitimate, fatherless - her mother... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Lost Continent: Travels In Small Town America

978/148/935/9781489355188.jpg

The Lost Continent: Travels In Small Town America

Bill Bryson

Humanities; Travel & holiday

CD-Audio

An account of one man's rediscovery of America and his search for the perfect small town. Instead he finds a continent that... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Ghost Empire

978/148/935/9781489350923.jpg

Ghost Empire

Richard Fidler

Memoirs; Humanities; Travel writing

CD-Audio

A brilliant reconstruction of the saga of power, glory, invasion and decay that is the one-thousand year story of Constantinople.... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Man with the Golden Typewriter

978/148/934/9781489346469.jpg

The Man with the Golden Typewriter

Ian Fleming, Fergus Fleming

Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Humanities

CD-Audio

On 16 August 1952, Ian Fleming wrote to his wife, Ann, My love, This is only a tiny letter to try out my new typewriter and... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Speaking Out: A 21st-Century Handbook for Women and Girls

978/148/934/9781489344854.jpg

Speaking Out: A 21st-Century Handbook for Women and Girls

Tara Moss

Humanities; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

CD-Audio

Worldwide, less than one out of every four people we hear or read about in the media is female; in Australia men outnumber... [more]

$29.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Red Platoon: A True Story of American Valour

978/148/934/9781489344816.jpg

Red Platoon: A True Story of American Valour

Clinton Romesha

Memoirs; Humanities; Afghan War

CD-Audio

'It doesn't get better.' To us, that phrase nailed one of the essential truths, maybe even the essential truth, about being... [more]

$49.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Spark Joy: A Guide to the Japanese Art of Tidying

978/148/909/9781489090973.jpg

Spark Joy: A Guide to the Japanese Art of Tidying

Marie Kondo

Humanities; Self-help & personal development; Home & house maintenance

CD-Audio

A line illustrated, room-by-room guide to decluttering and organising your home, from bedrooms and kitchens to bathrooms and... [more]

$29.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
My Shopping Basket
Your cart does not contain any items.