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Memoirs

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Break Up. Break Down. Break Through.

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Break Up. Break Down. Break Through.

Geoff Olds

Memoirs; Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Fiction & Literature; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

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Break Up. Break Down. Break Through. is a must-read for anyone who has loved and lost. Geoff Olds is entirely vulnerable in... [more]

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Any Ordinary Day: Blindsides, Resilience and What Happens After the Worst Day of Your Life

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Any Ordinary Day: Blindsides, Resilience and What Happens After the Worst...

Leigh Sales

Biography; Memoirs; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival

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ordinary days, are forced to suddenly find the resilience most of us don?t know we have. [more]

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Papa Goose: One Year, Seven Goslings, and the Flight of My Life

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Papa Goose: One Year, Seven Goslings, and the Flight of My Life

Michael Quetting

Memoirs; Prose: non-fiction; Mathematics & Sciences; Birds (ornithology); Wildlife: birds & birdwatching

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Michael Quetting is exhausted and covered in goose shit... [more]

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Kerry O'Brien: A Memoir

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Kerry O'Brien: A Memoir

Kerry O'Brien

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Press & journalism

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O'Brien reflects on the big events, the lessons learned and lessons ignored, along with the foibles and strengths of public... [more]

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Inadvertent

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Inadvertent

Karl Ove Knausgaard

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Literary studies: general

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The second book in the Why I Write series provides generous insight into the creative process of the award-winning Norwegian... [more]

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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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Threads of Life: A History of the World Through the Eye of a Needle

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Threads of Life: A History of the World Through the Eye of a Needle

Clare Hunter

Memoirs; History; Social & cultural history; Embroidery crafts; Advocate - History

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The Hare with Amber Eyes meets The History of the World in 100 Objects: an eloquent history of the language of sewing over... [more]

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Thirty Thousand Bottles of Wine and a Pig Called Helga: A not-so-perfect tree change

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Thirty Thousand Bottles of Wine and a Pig Called Helga: A not-so-perfect...

Todd Alexander

Biography; Memoirs

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Once I was the poster boy for corporate success, but now I'm crashing through the bush in a storm in search of a missing pig.... [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

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

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We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World

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We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World...

Malala Yousafzai

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Refugees & political asylum; Migration, immigration & emigration

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Malala Yousafzai presents true stories of the refugee experience interwoven with her own story of her displacement in this... [more]

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Brutally Honest

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Brutally Honest

Melanie Brown, Louise Gannon

Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

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The tell-all memoir from the loudest, proudest Spice Girl [more]

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The Finest Gold: The Making of an Olympic Swimmer

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The Finest Gold: The Making of an Olympic Swimmer

Brad Cooper

Autobiography: sport; Memoirs; Sports & outdoor recreation; Olympic games; Sports training & coaching

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The Finest Gold is a rollicking coming-of-age and a compelling exploration of the limits and lengths of the human body. [more]

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Becoming

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Becoming

Michelle Obama

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Gender studies: women; Ethnic minorities & multicultural studies

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An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States. [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

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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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On Air

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On Air

Mike Carlton

Biography; Memoirs

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Mike Carlton was born to controversy. His father Jimmy, a renowned Olympic athlete and later a Catholic priest, married his... [more]

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Journeys to the Other Side of the World: Further Adventures of a Young Naturalist

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Journeys to the Other Side of the World: Further Adventures of a Young Naturalist...

Sir David Attenborough

Biography; Memoirs; The natural world, country life & pets

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The further adventures of a young David Attenborough - from Madagascar and New Guinea to the Pacific Islands and the Northern... [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

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

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Confessions of a Mad Mooer: Postnatal Depression Sucks

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Confessions of a Mad Mooer: Postnatal Depression Sucks

Robin Elizabeth

Memoirs; Health & Self-Help; Coping with illness; Family & relationships

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What happens when a mother says she isn't okay, and nobody's listening? What happens when postnatal depression goes undiagnosed?... [more]

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Res Gestae: Things Done

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Res Gestae: Things Done

Naida Haxton

Biography; Memoirs

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Feminist catch cries of the mid-1900s included invocations for freedom of choice and equality with men. [more]

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Writer's Luck: A Memoir 1976-1991

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Writer's Luck: A Memoir 1976-1991

David Lodge

Biography; Autobiography: literary; Memoirs; Literary theory

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`A wonderfully candid and insightful account of a writer's life' William BoydLuck, good or bad, plays an important part in... [more]

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The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Mexican Border

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The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Mexican Border

Francisco Cantu

Biography; Memoirs; Migration, immigration & emigration

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An electrifying memoir from a Mexican-American US Border Patrol guard. Haunted by nightmares, Cantu abandons the Patrol for... [more]

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Beyond Words: A Year with Kenneth Cook

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Beyond Words: A Year with Kenneth Cook

Jacqueline Kent

Biography; Memoirs; Advocate - Australian Biography

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But then she met Kenneth Cook, author of the Australian classic Wake in Fright, and they fell in love. [more]

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Marrying Italian: When Love is Not Enough

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Marrying Italian: When Love is Not Enough

Vivien Achia

Biography; Memoirs

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What happens when a headstrong Australian girl meets a charming older Italian man? Vivien was brought up in country Victoria... [more]

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Body Image Warrior: One Woman's Fight for Change in the Modelling Industry

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Body Image Warrior: One Woman's Fight for Change in the Modelling Industry...

Chelsea Bonner

Biography; Memoirs; Society & culture: general

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'Chelsea Bonner is an absolute powerhouse' - Mia Freedman Part memoir and part positive body image manifesto, this is an... [more]

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Say Hello

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Say Hello

Carly Findlay

Biography; Memoirs

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A forthright, honest and rousingly triumphant memoir from a woman who has to live with a highly visible different appearance... [more]

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