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Play All: A Bingewatcher's Notebook

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Play All: A Bingewatcher's Notebook

Clive James

Film theory & criticism; Television; Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture

Paperback

A world-renowned media and cultural critic offers an insightful analysis of serial TV drama and the modern art of the small... [more]

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Working Class Man: A Memoir of Running Out of Time

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Working Class Man: A Memoir of Running Out of Time

Jimmy Barnes

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

Hardback

THE SEQUEL TO THE NUMBER 1 BESTSELLER WORKING CLASS BOY ... [more]

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Best of Star Wars Insider: Heroes of the Lightside

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Best of Star Wars Insider: Heroes of the Lightside

Samuel Titan, Jr.

Film movie guides & reviews; Science fiction

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The official magazine of the greatest space fantasy saga focuses on interviews with the actors, crew members, and authors... [more]

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Set Phasers to Stun: 50 Years of Star Trek

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Set Phasers to Stun: 50 Years of Star Trek

Marcus Berkmann

Films, movies & cinema; Television; Science fiction

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Markus Berkmann's one-stop shop for all things Star Trek, published to celebrate one of the most iconic sci-fi series of all... [more]

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Why We Love Music: From Mozart to Metallica - The Emotional Power of Beautiful Sounds

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Why We Love Music: From Mozart to Metallica - The Emotional Power of Beautiful...

John Powell

Music; Popular psychology

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A joyful exploration of music's effects on the mind [more]

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La Mama

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La Mama

Adam Cass

Theatre Studies; Theatre direction & production; Theatre management

Paperback

In August 2017, Melbourne's La Mama Theatre celebrates 50 years since the premiere of its first production, Jack Hibberd's... [more]

$55.00

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Reckless Daughter: A Portrait of Joni Mitchell

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Reckless Daughter: A Portrait of Joni Mitchell

David Yaffe

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

Hardback

Reckless Daughter tells the story of Joni Mitchell and also of the fertile, exciting musical time of which she was an integral... [more]

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People at Work: The Rock Star (Ladybird for Grown-Ups)

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People at Work: The Rock Star (Ladybird for Grown-Ups)

Jason Hazeley, Joel Morris

Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Fiction & Literature; Popular culture; Parodies & spoofs

Hardback

A hilarious brand new book in the phenomenal Ladybirds for Grown Ups series... [more]

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Warner Bros: The Making of an American Movie Studio

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Warner Bros: The Making of an American Movie Studio

David Thomson

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

Hardback

Behind the scenes at the legendary Warner Brothers film studio, where four immigrant brothers transformed themselves into... [more]

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Reinventing Hollywood: How 1940s Filmmakers Changed Movie Storytelling

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Reinventing Hollywood: How 1940s Filmmakers Changed Movie Storytelling

David Bordwell

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism

Hardback

In the 1940s, American movies changed. Flashbacks began to be used in outrageous, unpredictable ways. Soundtracks flaunted... [more]

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Acting Shakespeare is Outrageous!: Playing the Bard for Beginners

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Acting Shakespeare is Outrageous!: Playing the Bard for Beginners

Herb Parker

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Shakespeare studies & criticism

Paperback

Performing the work of William Shakespeare can be daunting to new actors. Author Herb Parker posits that his work is played... [more]

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Charlatan: The Dishonest Life and Dishonoured Loves of Thomas Guthrie Carr

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Charlatan: The Dishonest Life and Dishonoured Loves of Thomas Guthrie Carr...

Catherine Jinks

Conjuring & magic; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; True crime; Hypnosis

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The Memory of Music

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The Memory of Music

Andrew Ford

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Psychology: emotions

Paperback

In this evocative and moving book, composer and broadcaster Andrew Ford shares the vivid musical experiences - good, bad and... [more]

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Soul Survivor: A Biography of Al Green

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Soul Survivor: A Biography of Al Green

Jimmy McDonough

Music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Narrative biography of tortured soul singer Al Green by the author of Shakey: Neil Young's Story [more]

$39.99

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Lou Reed: A Life

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Lou Reed: A Life

Anthony DeCurtis

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

Hardback

The essential biography of the Velvet Underground singer and New York legend [more]

$57.95

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Small Town Talk: Bob Dylan, The Band, Van Morrison, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix & Friends in the Wild Years of Woodstock

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Small Town Talk: Bob Dylan, The Band, Van Morrison, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix...

Barney Hoskyns

Music; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

Think 'Woodstock' and the mind turns to the seminal 1969 festival. But Woodstock itself was over sixty miles away, and already... [more]

$24.99

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Drama Games for Actors

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Drama Games for Actors

Thomasina Unsworth

Theatre Studies; Theatre: individual actors & directors; Acting techniques

Paperback

A new title in the ever-growing, increasingly popular Drama Games series - another dip-in, flick-through, quick-fire resource... [more]

$23.99

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Substance: Inside New Order

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Substance: Inside New Order

Peter Hook

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Paperback

The iconic bass player tells the third, arguably the most important and certainly most controversial part of his story: the... [more]

$22.99

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American Noir: The Pocket Essential Guide to US Crime Fiction, Film & TV

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American Noir: The Pocket Essential Guide to US Crime Fiction, Film & TV...

Barry Forshaw

Film, TV & Radio; Literature: history & criticism

Paperback

Barry Forshaw is a leading expert on crime fiction and films from Britain and the European countries, but a further area... [more]

$17.99

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The Speed of Sound: Breaking the Barriers between Music and Technology: A Memoir

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The Speed of Sound: Breaking the Barriers between Music and Technology:...

Thomas Dolby

Music; Electronic music; Music recording & reproduction; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Acoustic & sound engineering

Paperback

The `engaging, emotional, funny and surprising' (JJ Abrams) memoir of the electronic music and technology pioneer Thomas Dolby... [more]

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It's Not Yet Dark

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It's Not Yet Dark

Simon Fitzmaurice

Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

'A story of courage, heart, of coming back for more, of love and struggle and the power of both' Joseph O'ConnorA No.1 bestseller,... [more]

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Brand New Me

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Brand New Me

Charlotte Crosby

Television; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

The next chapter in Charlotte Crosby's life - Celebrity Big Brother winner, MTV presenter, fitness DVD and book bestseller... [more]

$32.99

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Me. You. A Diary: The No.1 Sunday Times Bestseller

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Me. You. A Diary: The No.1 Sunday Times Bestseller

Dawn French

Individual actors & performers; Television; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

I can't count the amount of diaries I have crammed full withentries in January, that then fizzle out as the other months pile... [more]

$39.99

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Doctor Who: The Book of Whoniversal Records

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Doctor Who: The Book of Whoniversal Records

Simon Guerrier

Television; Science fiction

Hardback

The Doctor Who Book of Whoniversal Records is a celebration of the greatest... [more]

$39.99

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Star Wars Made Easy

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Star Wars Made Easy

Christian Blauvelt

Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction

Hardback

A Beginner's Guide To A Galaxy Far, Far Away.<br /><br />Don't know your... [more]

$24.99

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