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Memoirs

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A Fence Around the Cuckoo: Text Classics

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A Fence Around the Cuckoo: Text Classics

Ruth Park

Biography; Memoirs

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The first volume of autobiography by celebrated writer Ruth Park, author of The Harp in the South, and winner of the Miles... [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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<p>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... [more]

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The Thinking Woman

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The Thinking Woman

Julienne Van Loon

Memoirs; Philosophy

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A memoir combined with rigorous thinking and analysis, a book that prompts insightful questions about how we live. One of... [more]

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Murder on Easey Street: Melbourne's Most Notorious Cold Case

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Murder on Easey Street: Melbourne's Most Notorious Cold Case

Helen Thomas

Biography; Memoirs; True crime

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On a warm night in January, Suzanne Armstrong and Susan Bartlett were savagely murdered in their house on Easey Street, Collingwood... [more]

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Going Back

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Going Back

Dr Munjed Al Muderis, Patrick Weaver

Biography; Memoirs; Medical profession; Orthopaedics & fractures

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Munjed's new book is once more a journey, but this time in taking him across the world on a quest to save others rather than... [more]

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Under Red Skies: The Life and Times of a Chinese Millennial

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Under Red Skies: The Life and Times of a Chinese Millennial

Karoline Kan

Memoirs; History; Middle Eastern history

Hardback

A deeply personal tale of young life in a superpower haunted by its past. [more]

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The Hot Young Widows Club

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The Hot Young Widows Club

Nora McInerny

Memoirs; Psychology; Coping with death & bereavement

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A wise, humorous roadmap and caring community for anyone going through the loss of a loved one. [more]

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The Great Escape from Stalag Luft III: The Memoirs of Bram Vanderstok

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The Great Escape from Stalag Luft III: The Memoirs of Bram Vanderstok

Bram Van Der Stok

Memoirs; History; European history; Second World War; Prisoners of war

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I am one of those lucky ones who survived the war, and I can remember my emotional experiences, and those of my friends, as... [more]

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Let Me Not Be Mad: A Story of Unravelling Minds

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Let Me Not Be Mad: A Story of Unravelling Minds

A K Benjamin

Memoirs; Psychology; Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Coping with illness

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Let Me Not Be Mad is an immersive, virtuosic and provocative investigation of madness, love and self-destruction that defies... [more]

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The Innocence of Memories

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The Innocence of Memories

Orhan Pamuk

Film theory & criticism; Memoirs

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The Innocence of Memories is an important addition to the oeuvre of Nobel Prize-winning author Orhan Pamuk. Comprised of the... [more]

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Granta 146: The Politics of Feeling

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Granta 146: The Politics of Feeling

Sigrid Rausing

Memoirs; Anthologies (non-poetry); Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

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When people predicate their politics only on what they feel and can no longer be swayed by expertise, reason or facts, what... [more]

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Queer Intentions: A (Personal) Journey Through LGBTQ + Culture

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Queer Intentions: A (Personal) Journey Through LGBTQ + Culture

Amelia Abraham

Memoirs; Society & Social Sciences; Cultural studies; Gay & Lesbian studies

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This immersive, accessible and thought-provoking book takes the reader on a journey - from Los Angeles to Istanbul, via London,... [more]

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The PDA Paradox: The Highs and Lows of My Life on a Little-Known Part of the Autism Spectrum

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The PDA Paradox: The Highs and Lows of My Life on a Little-Known Part of...

Harry Thompson

Memoirs; Disability: social aspects; Psychology; Coping with disability

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By providing an eloquently written insight into the world of PDA, Thompson's memoir gives invaluable information to those... [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

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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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With the End in Mind: How to Live and Die Well

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With the End in Mind: How to Live and Die Well

Kathryn Mannix

Memoirs; Psychology; Palliative medicine; Coping with death & bereavement

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In this unprecedented book, palliative medicine pioneer Dr Kathryn Mannix explores the biggest taboo in our society and the... [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

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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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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

John Connell

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Dairy farming; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

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Farming has been in John Connell's family for generations, but he never intended to follow in his father's footsteps. Until,... [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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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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In Love with the World: What a Buddhist Monk Can Teach You About Living from Nearly Dying

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In Love with the World: What a Buddhist Monk Can Teach You About Living...

Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche

Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Buddhist life & practice; Tibetan Buddhism; Zen Buddhism

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The Buddhist master brings together ancient wisdom learned throughout his life and on his four-year wandering retreat, with... [more]

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The Photographer at Sixteen

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The Photographer at Sixteen

George Szirtes

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Genocide & ethnic cleansing

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A poet's memoir of his mother that flows backwards through time, and excavates a shard of European history - a deeply honest,... [more]

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The Way It Was: My Life with Frank Sinatra

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The Way It Was: My Life with Frank Sinatra

Eliot Weisman, Jennifer Valoppi

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

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In the bestselling tradition of Henry Bushkin's Johnny Carson comes THE WAY IT WAS: My Life with Frank Sinatra, a frank and... [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]

$32.99

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