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Histories of the Unexpected: How Everything Has a History

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Histories of the Unexpected: How Everything Has a History

Dr Sam Willis, Professor James Daybell

History; History: earliest times to present day; History: specific events & topics; Humour

Hardback

A revolutionary and fun new book that reveals how everything, from beds and bubbles to sleep and signatures, has a history.... [more]

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Micronations

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Micronations

George Dunford, Simon Sellars

Humour; Travel & holiday

Paperback

Takes a look at some of the curious places on the planet. This illustrated guidebook features full-colour photographs, maps,... [more]

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I Built No Schools in Kenya: A Year of Unmitigated Madness

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I Built No Schools in Kenya: A Year of Unmitigated Madness

Kirsten Drysdale

Biography; Memoirs; National liberation & independence, post-colonialism; Humour

Paperback

In September 2010, Kirsten Drysdale was tricked. Her friend called with a job offer too curious to refuse- a cruisey-gig as... [more]

$34.99

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A Pleasure to be Here: The Best of Clarke and Dawe

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A Pleasure to be Here: The Best of Clarke and Dawe

John Clarke

Fiction & Literature; Humour collections & anthologies

Paperback

A hilarious collection of interviews discussing the highs and lows in the public and political life of Australia over the... [more]

$22.99

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The Little Book of Bad Moods: (A cathartic activity book)

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The Little Book of Bad Moods: (A cathartic activity book)

Lotta Sonninen

Fiction & Literature; Parodies & spoofs; Gift books; Stationery items

Paperback

Be your worst self with The Little Book of Bad Moods, a cathartic activity book for adults. Finally, you can have a proper... [more]

$12.99

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The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Croc!: Legendary front pages from the NT News, Volume Two

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The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Croc!: Legendary front pages from the NT...

News NT

Fiction & Literature; Humour collections & anthologies

Paperback

THEY'RE BACK... Bigger, better and bolshier than ever. [more]

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The Book Of Extraordinary Deaths: True Accounts of Ill-Fated Lives

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The Book Of Extraordinary Deaths: True Accounts of Ill-Fated Lives

Cecilia Ruiz

Fiction & Literature; Humour; Advocate - Today's World

Hardback

A welcome dose of dark humor for these dark times, The Book of Extraordinary Deaths introduces readers to the bizarre demises... [more]

$27.99

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The Chaser and Shovel Annual 2018

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The Chaser and Shovel Annual 2018

The Chaser

Fiction & Literature; Society & culture: general; Politics & government; Humour

Paperback

It was the year that our Deputy Prime Minister confessed he'd been drunk for the past three years, our biggest bank admitted... [more]

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The Land Before Avocado: Journeys in a Lost Australia

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The Land Before Avocado: Journeys in a Lost Australia

Richard Glover

Fiction & Literature; Humour

Paperback

The new book from the bestselling author of Flesh Wounds. A funny and frank look at the way Australia used to be - and just... [more]

$29.99

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Around the World in 80 Words: A Journey Through the English Language

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Around the World in 80 Words: A Journey Through the English Language

Paul Anthony Jones

Language: history & general works; linguistics; Slang & dialect humour

Hardback

For armchair travellers and language nerds: the surprising stories behind places that have become words. [more]

$27.99

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Seven Deadly Sins and One Very Naughty Fruit

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Seven Deadly Sins and One Very Naughty Fruit

Mikey Robins

History; Cookery, food & drink; Humour

Hardback

For Abbey's readers who like the envigorated historical retellings by Stephen Fry (Mythos) and David Hunt (Girt) (and there... [more]

$35.00

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Doctor Who: TARDIS Type Forty Instruction Manual

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Doctor Who: TARDIS Type Forty Instruction Manual

Richard Atkinson, Mike Tucker

Science fiction; Vehicle maintenance & manuals; TV tie-in humour

Hardback

The manual covers the console with fully labelled detailed schematic diagrams for each function, the ship's famous chameleon... [more]

$35.00

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Messing About in Quotes: A Little Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations

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Messing About in Quotes: A Little Oxford Dictionary of Humorous Quotations...

Gyles Brandreth

Reference; Dictionaries of quotations; Humour collections & anthologies

Hardback

This new collection brings together a handpicked selection of the funniest... [more]

$20.95

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Uncle Dysfunctional: Uncompromising Answers to Life's Most Painful Problems

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Uncle Dysfunctional: Uncompromising Answers to Life's Most Painful Problems...

A. A. Gill

Humour collections & anthologies

Paperback

Highlights from AA Gill's brilliantly acerbic advice columns from his time as Esquire's agony uncle [more]

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Zoltar Speaks Mini Kit

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Zoltar Speaks Mini Kit

Zoltar

Fiction-related items; Humour; Stationery items

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This kit includes everyone's favorite fortune-telling machine, Zoltar, with two flickering lights and a light-up crystal ball.... [more]

$17.99

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The Ladybird Book of Red Tape

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The Ladybird Book of Red Tape

Jason Hazeley, Joel Morris

Fiction & Literature; Social interaction; Parodies & spoofs

Hardback

The Ladybird Book of Red Tape - a nugget of wisdom from bestselling authors Jason Hazeley and Joel Morris. This delightful... [more]

$19.99

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The Ladybird Book of the Meeting

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The Ladybird Book of the Meeting

Jason Hazeley, Joel Morris

Fiction & Literature; Business communication & presentation; Parodies & spoofs

Hardback

The Ladybird Book of the Meeting - a nugget of wisdom from bestselling authors Jason Hazeley and Joel Morris. This delightful... [more]

$19.99

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Just What the Doctor Ordered: A Guide to the Australian Idiom

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Just What the Doctor Ordered: A Guide to the Australian Idiom

Peter Nicholson

Language: reference & general; Reference; Humour; Slang & dialect humour

Hardback

This hard-cover book contains 204 colour pages including 170 pictures by outback artist Howard Steer, and a thousand humorous... [more]

$69.95

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The Cute Thesaurus

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The Cute Thesaurus

Ethan Jenkins

Thesauri; Fiction & Literature; Humour

Paperback

Let's be clear: author Ethan Jenkins isn't campaigning for the total eradication of the word `cute.' He just hopes to provide... [more]

$24.99

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Flip Side Of: ALIEN

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Flip Side Of: ALIEN

Little White Lies

Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items; Parodies & spoofs

Paperback

What happens when lolcats meet Ridley Scott?<br /><br />This comic spin... [more]

$9.99

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Lab Rats: Why Modern Work Makes People Miserable

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Lab Rats: Why Modern Work Makes People Miserable

Dan Lyons

Society & Social Sciences; Office & workplace; Humour

Paperback

An hilarious and terrifying expose of the brave new world of work, explaining why it has all gone wrong and how we can regain... [more]

$29.99

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Miracle Workers (What In God's Name)

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Miracle Workers (What In God's Name)

Simon Rich

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy; Romance; Fiction-related items; Humour

Paperback

Originally published in hardcover by Little, Brown and Company, August 2012. First Back Bay trade paperback edition, August... [more]

$27.95

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Tinkering: The Complete Book of John Clarke

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Tinkering: The Complete Book of John Clarke

John Clarke

Fiction & Literature; Humour collections & anthologies

Paperback

This book tells the story of John Clarke's writing life, including the fan letter he sent to All Black Terry Lineen when he... [more]

$29.99

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Yes Please

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Yes Please

Amy Poehler

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Humour

Paperback

The bestselling memoir of actress, comedienne and writer, Amy Poehler. [more]

$19.99

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Mr Grumpy Nails Fatherhood

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Mr Grumpy Nails Fatherhood

Roger Hargreaves

Fiction & Literature; Humour; Picture books: character books

Paperback

Mr Grumpy has always been grumpy despite how much he protests otherwise. To top it all, now he has to cope with the challenges... [more]

$12.99

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