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Anna Karenina
Anna Karenina Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina seems to have everything - beauty, wealth, popularity and an adored son. But she feels that her life is empty until the moment she encounters the impetuous officer Count Vronsky.
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How to Make Gravy
How to Make Gravy Paul Kelly
A memoir in a hundred songs – classy storytelling from Australia's most prodigious singer-songwriter.
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The Prophet
The Prophet Kahlil Gibran
A stunning new hardcover edition--linen with copper stamping-of one of the world's most beloved and popular spiritual classics, featuring a new foreword by Rupi Kaur, the multimillion-copy, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Milk and Honey and The Sun and Her Flowers.
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The Beauty of Everyday Things
The Beauty of Everyday Things Soetsu Yanagi
The Japanese philosopher and aesthete's definitive, hugely influential exposition of his philosophy of folkcrafts, setting out the hallmarks of Japanese design as we know it today - anonymity, quality, simplicity and honesty - and, of course, wabi-sabi, the beauty of imperfection.
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Treasure Island
Treasure Island Robert Louis Stevenson
A stunningly beautiful clothbound hardback edition of one of the most famous adventure stories in the world.
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Robinson Crusoe
Robinson Crusoe Daniel Defoe
The 300th anniversary of one of the most famous adventures of all time.
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The Chrysalids
The Chrysalids John Wyndham
John Wyndham's classic science fiction novel, published as an Essential for the first time.
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Joy: A Celebration of the Animal Kingdom
Joy: A Celebration of the Animal Kingdom Alex Cearns
Photographs of animals from around the world that will lift your spirits and warm your heart - for those who love our non-human friends and who care about their welfare.
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Things Your Dog Wants You to Know
Things Your Dog Wants You to Know Laura Vissaritis
Expert dog behaviourist Laura Vissaritis (with able assistance from her bull terrier Chester) introduces Dognitive Therapy, an approach that teaches you how to understand the world from your dog's point of view.
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Quicksand
Quicksand Steve Toltz
From the author of the bestselling, Booker-shortlisted A Fraction of the Whole comes a daring, brilliant work by one of our most original and fearless novelists
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The Penguin Book Of English Song
The Penguin Book Of English Song Richard Stokes
An anthology of some of the greatest poetry in the English language.
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Here Come The Dogs
Here Come The Dogs Omar Musa
In small town suburbia, three young men are ready to make their mark.
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The Director is the Commander
The Director is the Commander Anna Broinowski
Funny, multi-layered and utterly compelling, The Director is the Commander is a gripping account of an extraordinary journey inside North Korea, a nation we can usually only see from the outside looking in.
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The Making of MONA
The Making of MONA Adrian Franklin
This is an extraordinary tribute to an extraordinary place, one that will allow the MONA effect to resonate for years to come.
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Grant & I
Grant & I Robert Forster
Grant & I is the story of the friendship and collaboration of Grant McLennan and Robert Forster, who gave Australia The Go-Betweens, one of our best and most influential bands. It was named Book of the Year 2017 by Mojo and Uncut magazines.
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The People's Bard: How China Made Shakespeare its Own: Penguin Specials
The People's Bard: How China Made Shakespeare its Own: Penguin Specials Nancy Pellegrini
The story of Shakespeare in China is one of cultural blending and reinvention. Peopled by devoted evangelists, theatre directors and dogged interpreters intent on bridging divisions of language and politics, it tracks the trajectory of modern Chinese history and the development of theatre arts
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