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Memoirs

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The Return (Pulitzer Prize Winner): Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between

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The Return (Pulitzer Prize Winner): Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between...

Hisham Matar

Biography; Memoirs

Hardback

A memoir of a son's search for his father and the return to a homeland he never thought he'd see again. This is a personal... [more]

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Jack Charles: Born-again Blakfella

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Jack Charles: Born-again Blakfella

Jack Charles

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Biography; Memoirs; Indigenous peoples

Paperback

Stolen from his mother and placed into institutional care when he was only a few months old, Uncle Jack was raised under the... [more]

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Paris and Other Disappointments

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Paris and Other Disappointments

Adam Rozenbachs

Memoirs; Humour; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Sick of going overseas and enjoying himself, comedian Adam Rozenbachs decided he would take his father on the trip of a lifetime... [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

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

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'I find it impossible to imagine anyone better read than White ... Wisdom and a certain kind of tenderness are to be found... [more]

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The Strong Man: A powerful journey to the brink and back through leadership, loss and love

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The Strong Man: A powerful journey to the brink and back through leadership,...

Grant Edwards

Biography; Memoirs; Advocate - Australian Biography

Paperback

A powerful story of life... [more]

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The Oldest Student at the Sorbonne

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The Oldest Student at the Sorbonne

Russell J Hodge

Biography; Autobiography: general; Autobiography: business & industry; Memoirs; Legal profession: general

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This is the story of Russell Hodge, a high-powered lawyer and family man and his struggle with mental illness, meaning and... [more]

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First, they Erased Our Name: A Rohingya speaks

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First, they Erased Our Name: A Rohingya speaks

Habiburahman, Sophie Ansel

Memoirs; History; Refugees & political asylum; Social discrimination; Ethnic studies; International humanitarian law

Paperback

For the first time, a Rohingya speaks up to expose the persecution facing his people [more]

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I Spy: My Life in MI5

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I Spy: My Life in MI5

Tom Marcus

Biography; Memoirs; True war & combat stories; Espionage & secret services

Paperback

The explosive true story of life in MI5 from the number one bestselling author of Soldier Spy, Tom Marcus. [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

Paperback

Born the day before the first American occupying troops landed near Tokyo in August 1945, Kerry O'Brien's life has spanned... [more]

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Milk Blood: A Father's Choice, the Family's Price

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Milk Blood: A Father's Choice, the Family's Price

Adrian Simon

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; True crime; Family & relationships

Paperback

And how do you think you'd turn out if your father was a convicted heroin trafficker? [more]

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When Death Takes Something From You Give It Back

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When Death Takes Something From You Give It Back

Naja Marie Aidt

Biography; Memoirs; Coping with death & bereavement

Paperback

An unflinchingly raw and lyrical exploration of loss, poetry and love. [more]

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Before I Forget

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Before I Forget

Geoffrey Blainey

Biography; Memoirs

Hardback

Now in his late-eighties, and listed by the National Trust as a 'Living Treasure', in Before I Forget Geoffrey Blainey reflects... [more]

$45.00

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Keeping on Keeping on

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Keeping on Keeping on

Alan Bennett

Biography; Memoirs; Literary essays; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

Hardback

[This text] contains [Alan] Bennett's diaries from 2005 to 2015, with everything from his much celebrated essays to his irreverent... [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

Paperback

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

$29.99

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Mrs Escobar: My life with Pablo

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Mrs Escobar: My life with Pablo

Victoria Eugenia Henao

Biography; Memoirs; True crime

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The closest you'll ever get to the most infamous drug kingpin in modern history, told by the person who stood by his sideThe... [more]

$35.00

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Acute Misfortune: The Life and Death of Adam Cullen

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Acute Misfortune: The Life and Death of Adam Cullen

Erik Jensen

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

Paperback

An unflinching portrait of talent and addiction. In 2008 the artist Adam Cullen invited journalist Erik Jensen to stay in... [more]

$22.99

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Shame On Me

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Shame On Me

Tessa McWatt

Biography; Memoirs; Ethnic minorities & multicultural studies; The self, ego, identity, personality; Family history, tracing ancestors; Advocate - Biography

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'What are you?' Tessa McWatt knows first-hand that the answer to this question, often asked of people of colour by white... [more]

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An Awesome Ride

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An Awesome Ride

Cameron Miller, Andrew Clarke

Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

'Hi guys. I have some bad news I want to tell you all.' So said seventeen-year-old Shaun Miller on YouTube in May 2012, shortly... [more]

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Poster Boy: A Memoir of Art and Politics

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Poster Boy: A Memoir of Art and Politics

Peter Drew

Art & design styles: Conceptual art; Biography; Memoirs; Society & culture: general; Advocate - Australian Biography

Paperback

'When you're sneaking around the city at night you feel like a kid again. The seriousness of the world is unmasked as a series... [more]

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The Gap: An Australian paramedic's summer on the edge

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The Gap: An Australian paramedic's summer on the edge

Benjamin Gilmour

Biography; Memoirs; Emergency services; Advocate - Australian Biography

Paperback

In this riveting memoir, Gilmour recounts the call-outs that summer- some dangerous, some gruesome, some downright ridiculous.... [more]

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Is There Still Sex in the City?

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Is There Still Sex in the City?

Candace Bushnell

Biography; Memoirs; Sex & sexuality, sex manuals; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage

Paperback

A fabulous new memoir about middle-aged single life in New York - a real-life Sex and the City for the middle-aged. [more]

$32.99

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The Crow Eaters: A journey through South Australia

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The Crow Eaters: A journey through South Australia

Ben Stubbs

Memoirs; History; Travel writing; Advocate - History

Paperback

Outsiders think of South Australia as being different, without really knowing much about it. Combining his own travel across... [more]

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The Grass Library

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The Grass Library

David Brooks

Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

A philosophical and poetic journey recounting the author's relationship with his four sheep and other animals in his home... [more]

$26.99

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On Drugs

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On Drugs

Chris Fleming

Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

A memoir of intoxication like no other, On Drugs explores Chris Fleming's experience of drug addiction, which begins while... [more]

$29.95

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