July 4, 2018 will see the 100th anniversary of the World War One Battle of Hamel, fought on the Somme on American Independence Day, an Allied victory, achieved in a staggering 93 minutes, which introduced tactics that dramatically turned the tide against the Germans and changed the way that war is fought.
Australian entrepreneur, Robert Stigwood was the first media mogul in Britain to be dubbed 'Mr Showbiz". After an extraordinarily large life he died 4 January 2016. This is his story – warts and all.
The Dam Busters, The Great Escape and Reach for the Sky were all written by Paul Brickhill, an Australian hero of WWII. 2016 marks the 100th anniversary of his birth and the 25th anniversary of his death.
Caesar the War Dog's most exciting and suspenseful adventure yet!
Has Caesar met his match?
This dog never forgets a friend.
A gripping story that brings to life one of Australia’s World War I military victories.
Sir Henry Parkes: Father of Federation, Premier of NSW, Statesman, Visionary, Political Leader, Poet, Humanist
Our canine hero is back on duty . . .
Another extraordinary true Australian tale discovered by the bestselling author of Crack Hardy, Stephen Dando-Collins.
This hero has four paws and a wagging tail!
Dando-Collins adroitly interweaves a compelling family history with the broader canvas of the Anzacs. Crack Hardy is a fine and important book.
A sensational episode in Australasian history that combined science, subterfuge, and scandal. A search for a vaccination to stop a rapidly-spreading virus.
The rollicking story of two powerful and colourful men and the only military coup in Australian history.