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Fair Play: A Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick

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Fair Play: A Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick

Eve Rodsky

Psychology; Self-help & personal development; Advocate - Today's World

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The author--tapped by Reese Witherspoon's Hello Sunshine as the expert on this topic for a new generation of women--offers... [more]

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The Perils of Perception: Why We're Wrong About Nearly Everything

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The Perils of Perception: Why We're Wrong About Nearly Everything

Bobby Duffy

Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture; Advocate - Today's World

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A ground-breaking exploration of our ignorance - informed by several exclusive studies across over 40 countries [more]

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The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the New Frontier of Power

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The Age of Surveillance Capitalism: The Fight for a Human Future at the...

Shoshana Zuboff

History; Social & cultural history; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Impact of science & technology on society; Advocate - History

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The Top Ten Sunday Times Bestseller 'Everyone needs to read this book as an act of digital self-defense.' - Naomi Klein,... [more]

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On Fire: The Burning Case for a Green New Deal

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On Fire: The Burning Case for a Green New Deal

Naomi Klein

Reportage & collected journalism; Political science & theory; Mathematics & Sciences; Environmentalist thought & ideology; Global warming; Advocate - Science

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The fight for a green world is the fight of our lives. And with On Fire, Naomi Klein gives us the ammunition to do it.<br... [more]

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The School of Life: An Emotional Education

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The School of Life: An Emotional Education

The School of Life

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Family psychology; Self-help & personal development

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How to live wisely and well in the twenty-first century--an introduction to the modern art of emotional intelligence. [more]

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The Secret World: A History of Intelligence

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The Secret World: A History of Intelligence

Christopher Andrew

History; History: specific events & topics; Espionage & secret services; Military intelligence

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The first-ever detailed, comprehensive history of intelligence, from Moses and Sun Tzu to the present day [more]

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Dead Man Walking: The murky world of Michael McGurk and Ron Medich

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Dead Man Walking: The murky world of Michael McGurk and Ron Medich

Kate McClymont

Biography; True crime; Organised crime; Politics & government

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Employing her insider status and trademark wit, pace and intelligence, Kate McClymont unravels the complex business relationships... [more]

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Churchill: Walking with Destiny

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Churchill: Walking with Destiny

Andrew Roberts

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Political leaders & leadership

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Draws on extensive new materials, from private letters to transcripts of war cabinet meetings, to present a portrait of the... [more]

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Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know

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Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know...

Malcolm Gladwell

Popular culture; Psychology; Management decision making; Popular science; Popular psychology

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The host of the podcast Revisionist History and #1 bestselling author of The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, David and Goliath,... [more]

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The Golden Country: Australia's Changing Identity

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The Golden Country: Australia's Changing Identity

Tim Watts

History; Politics & government

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A topical and provocative exploration of Australian identity by Federal MP and author Tim Watts. [more]

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We are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast

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We are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast

Jonathan Safran Foer

Food & society; Political activism; Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming; Self-help & personal development

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Examining the central dilemma of our time in a surprising, creative, and urgent new way, the author asserts that the planet... [more]

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The Madness of Crowds: Gender, Race and Identity

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The Madness of Crowds: Gender, Race and Identity

Douglas Murray

Society & Social Sciences; Political correctness; Gender studies, gender groups

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The internationally bestselling author of The Strange Death of Europe and the foremost commentator on identity and culture... [more]

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Pacific Adversaries - Volume One: Japanese Army Air Force vs the Allies New Guinea 1942-1944

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Pacific Adversaries - Volume One: Japanese Army Air Force vs the Allies...

Michael Claringbould

History; Second World War; Military aircraft

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This volume conveys detailed stories of aerial warfare in the South Pacific, chosen because both Japanese and Allied records... [more]

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South Pacific Air War Volume 3: Coral Sea & Aftermath May - June 1942

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South Pacific Air War Volume 3: Coral Sea & Aftermath May - June 1942

Michael Claringbould, Peter Ingman

History; Second World War; Military aircraft

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South Pacific Air War Volume 3 chronicles aerial warfare in the South Pacific during the critical months of May and June 1942.... [more]

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The Prince: Faith, Abuse and George Pell (New Edition)

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The Prince: Faith, Abuse and George Pell (New Edition)

David Marr

Memoirs; History; Philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Society & culture: general

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The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz

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The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz

Jeremy Dronfield

Biography: historical, political & military; Diaries, letters & journals; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; History; The Holocaust; Jewish studies

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The boy is my greatest joy. We strengthen each other. We are one. Inseparable . . . If only we were free; but daily, hourly,... [more]

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Fixed It: Violence and the Representation of Women in the Media

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Fixed It: Violence and the Representation of Women in the Media

Jane Gilmore

Society & Social Sciences; Domestic violence; Feminism & feminist theory; Gender studies: women; Press & journalism

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On average, at least one woman is murdered by a current or former partner every week in Australia. Far too many Australian... [more]

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A Certain Idea of France: The Life of Charles de Gaulle

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A Certain Idea of France: The Life of Charles de Gaulle

Julian Jackson

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Second World War; Political leaders & leadership

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In six weeks in the early summer of 1940, France was over-run by German troops and quickly surrendered. The French government... [more]

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Sand Talk: How Indigenous Thinking Can Save the World

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Sand Talk: How Indigenous Thinking Can Save the World

Tyson Yunkaporta

History; Sociology & anthropology

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What happens when global systems are viewed from an Indigenous perspective? How does it affect the way we see history, money,... [more]

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Secret: The Making of Australia's Security State

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Secret: The Making of Australia's Security State

Brian Toohey

History; Human rights & civil liberties law; Government powers

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Australia is less secure than it has ever been, and the greatest threat comes from our elected government. Conspiracy? Paranoia?... [more]

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21 Lessons for the 21st Century

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21 Lessons for the 21st Century

Yuval Noah Harari

Classical history & classical civilisation; 21st century history: from c 2000 -; Society & Social Sciences; Social & cultural anthropology

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`Fascinating... compelling... [Harari] has teed up a crucial global conversation about how to take on the problems of the... [more]

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Inside the Greens: The Origins and the Future of the Party, the People and the Politics

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Inside the Greens: The Origins and the Future of the Party, the People and...

Paddy Manning

History; Political parties; Environmentalist, conservationist & Green organizations

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A penetrating examination of the history and future of the Australian Greens The re-election of a Coalition government,... [more]

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None of My Business: P.J. Explains Money, Banking, Debt, Equity, Assets, Liabilities and Why He's Not Rich and Neither Are You

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None of My Business: P.J. Explains Money, Banking, Debt, Equity, Assets,...

P. J. O'Rourke

Society & Social Sciences; Finance; Business & management; Humour

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P. J. O'Rourke channels his extensive experience of making fun of terrible things in despicable places and applies it to somewhere... [more]

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Salt: Selected Stories and Essays

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Salt: Selected Stories and Essays

Bruce Pascoe

Prose: non-fiction; Anthologies (non-poetry); Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Society & culture: general

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<p>A collection of stories and essays by the award-winning author of Dark Emu, showcasing his shimmering genius across a... [more]

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The Chaser Quarterly: Issue 17: The Chaser Anthology: 20 Years of The Chaser

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The Chaser Quarterly: Issue 17: The Chaser Anthology: 20 Years of The Chaser...

The Chaser

Fiction & Literature; Politics & government; Humour

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From the original newspaper, to their first show on Triple M, to the television years, the famous APEC stunt and through to... [more]

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