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Memoirs

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A Tear in the Soul

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A Tear in the Soul

Amanda Webster

Biography; Memoirs

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An honest and deeply personal story of how a privileged white woman deals with the realisation that the children she grew... [more]

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Fatherhood: Stories about being a dad

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Fatherhood: Stories about being a dad

William McInnes

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; Intergenerational relationships; Humour; Advocate - Australian Biography

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Bestselling author and acclaimed actor William McInnes returns with a book about a subject close to his own heart: Fatherhood.... [more]

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The Rapids: Ways of Looking at Mania

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The Rapids: Ways of Looking at Mania

Sam Twyford-Moore

Biography; Memoirs; Coping with illness; Advocate - Australian Biography

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Writing and mental illness make excellent bedfellows, for better or worse. The Rapids is an extraordinary personal memoir... [more]

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The Unpunished Vice: A Life of Reading

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The Unpunished Vice: A Life of Reading

Edmund White

Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Literary studies: general; Advocate - Poetry & Writing

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An insightful account of the key role reading has played in the life of literary icon Edmund White Edmund White made his... [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; Advocate - Australian Biography

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

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Granta 144: Generic Love Story

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Granta 144: Generic Love Story

Sigrid Rausing

The Arts: General & Reference; Memoirs; Anthologies (non-poetry); Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Advocate - Fiction

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Published in book form four times a year, Granta is respected around the world for its mix of outstanding new fiction, poetry,... [more]

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Best Foot Forward

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Best Foot Forward

Adam Hills

Biography; Memoirs; Advocate - Australian Biography

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An hilarious and honest collection of stories, thoughts, and tales of a life in comedy from the award-winning comic Adam Hills... [more]

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Black Klansman

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Black Klansman

Ron Stallworth

Biography; Memoirs; True crime; History of the Americas; Crime Chronicle - True Crime

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***ADAPTED AS A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE BY SPIKE LEE - WINNER OF THE GRAND PRIX AT CANNES FILM FESTIVAL 2018 *** What happens... [more]

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From the Corner of the Oval Office: One woman's true story of her accidental career in the Obama White House

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From the Corner of the Oval Office: One woman's true story of her accidental...

Beck Dorey-Stein

Memoirs; History; History of the Americas; Political leaders & leadership

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In 2012, Beck Dorey-Stein was just scraping by in Washington DC when a posting on Craigslist landed her, improbably, in the... [more]

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Run for Your Life

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Run for Your Life

Bob Carr

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Politics & government

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Most political memoirs are boring.<br /><br />Bob Carr tears up the rules.... [more]

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Her Mother's Daughter: A Memoir

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Her Mother's Daughter: A Memoir

Nadia Wheatley

Biography; Memoirs

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Born in Australia in 1949, author Nadia Wheatley grew up with a sense of the mystery of her parents' marriage. Caught in the... [more]

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Reds Under the Bed: ASIO and an unusual bunch of suspects

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Reds Under the Bed: ASIO and an unusual bunch of suspects

Michael Komesaroff

Memoirs; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Espionage & secret services; Advocate - History

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Who were the Reds under the bed? Why did ASIO snoop on several members of this migrant family struggling to set up a new life... [more]

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Teacher: One Woman's Struggle to Keep the Heart in Teaching

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Teacher: One Woman's Struggle to Keep the Heart in Teaching

Gabbie Stroud

Biography; Memoirs; Teaching skills & techniques

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<strong>A powerful and moving memoir about how the current system is letting down children and parents, and also breaking... [more]

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The Power Of Hope

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The Power Of Hope

Kon Karapanagiotidis

Memoirs; History

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A powerful, inspiring memoir from Kon Karapanagiotidis, founder of the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre, which argues that by... [more]

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The Year Everything Changed: 2001

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The Year Everything Changed: 2001

Phillipa McGuinness

Memoirs; Prose: non-fiction; History; Society & culture: general; Politics & government

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Beginning with a personal tragedy, publisher and author Phillipa McGuinness looks in detail at the year 2001 - a phenomenal... [more]

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A Honeybee Heart Has Five Openings

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A Honeybee Heart Has Five Openings

Helen Jukes

Biography; Memoirs; True stories: discovery, historical & scientific; Apiculture (beekeeping); Advocate - Biography

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A fascinating, insightful and inspiring account of a novice beekeeper's year of keeping a colony of honeybees, which will... [more]

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Reporter: A Memoir

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Reporter: A Memoir

Seymour M. Hersh

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Political structure & processes; Other warfare & defence issues; Press & journalism

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A memoir of renowned investigative journalist Seymour Hersh's life as a reporter -- [more]

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Life Force

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Life Force

Barry du Bois

Biography; Memoirs

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Faced with the recurrence of his incurable cancer, the building and design expert from Channel 10's The Living Room, Barry... [more]

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Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia

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Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia

Anita Heiss

Memoirs; Anthologies (non-poetry); History; Indigenous peoples

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Childhood stories of family, country and belonging. What is it like to grow up Aboriginal in Australia? This anthology, compiled... [more]

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Figures in a Landscape: People and Places

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Figures in a Landscape: People and Places

Paul Theroux

Memoirs; Literary essays; Travel writing

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A delectable collection of Theroux's recent writing on great places, people, and prose. [more]

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Rosie: Scenes from a Vanished Life

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Rosie: Scenes from a Vanished Life

Rose Tremain

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs

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Rose Tremain grew up in post-war London, a city of grey austerity, still partly in ruins, where both food and affection were... [more]

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The Crappiest Refugee

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The Crappiest Refugee

Hung Le

Biography; Memoirs

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On the last day of the Vietnam War, nine-year-old Hung jumped on a leaking prawn trawler on the Saigon River, somehow cheating... [more]

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The Boy from Baradine

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The Boy from Baradine

Craig Emerson

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Politics & government; Economics

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From the bush of Baradine to the corridors of Canberra, this is Craig Emerson&rsquo;s story of triumph and courage over adversity.<br... [more]

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Ask A North Korean: Defectors Talk About Their Lives Inside the World's Most Secretive Nation

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Ask A North Korean: Defectors Talk About Their Lives Inside the World's...

D. Tudor

Memoirs; History; Political control & freedoms

Hardback

Understanding North Korean Through the Eyes of Defectors. [more]

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Lexie's Village: A New Kind of Family

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Lexie's Village: A New Kind of Family

Natalie Lovett

Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

What would you do to have a family?<br /><br />At 43, time was running out... [more]

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