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Bend, Not Break
Bend, Not Break Ping Fu
Bend, Not Break tells the incredible personal story of a journey from imprisonment to freedom, from the dogmatic anticapitalism of Mao's China to the high-stakes world of technology start-ups in the US. It is a tribute to one woman's courage in the face of cruelty, and a valuable lesson on the enduring power of resilience.
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John Curtin's War
John Curtin's War John Edwards
Volume one of a major new biography of arguably our greatest (and one of our most underrated) Prime Ministers, who shaped modern Australia.
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A Certain Grandeur
A Certain Grandeur Graham Freudenberg
Graham Freudenberg's inside account of Gough Whitlam's political rise and fall is one of the great classics of Australian political writing. 
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A Passionate Life
A Passionate Life Ita Buttrose
The new edition of Ita Buttrose's autobiography, updated and expanded.
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I Hate Everyone...Starting with Me
I Hate Everyone...Starting with Me Joan Rivers
Joan Rivers is a groundbreaking, award-winning, internationally renowned entertainment goddess. She's also opinionated - especially when it comes to people she hates.
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Phenomenal: A Hesitant Adventurer's Search for Wonder in the Natural World
Phenomenal: A Hesitant Adventurer's Search for Wonder in the Natural World Leigh Ann Henion
Heartfelt and awe-inspiring, Phenomenal is a moving tale of physical grandeur and emotional transformation, a journey around the world that ultimately explores the depths of the human heart.
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One Breath: Freediving, Death and the Quest to Shatter Human Limits
One Breath: Freediving, Death and the Quest to Shatter Human Limits Adam Skolnick
With unparalleled access and masterfully crafted prose, One Breath traces Nick's painful, triumphant, and ultimately tragic tales, while also tacking present-day efforts of top divers to keep challenging records despite mounting risks. 
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The First Casualty
The First Casualty Peter Greste
Extremely timely, enlightening and passionate, The First Casualty is foreign correspondent Peter Greste’s first-hand account of how the war on journalism has spread from the battlefields of the Middle East to the governments of the West
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As I Was Saying . . .
As I Was Saying . . . Jeremy Clarkson
Circumstances change.  Nothing's forever.  But As I Was Saying provides glorious proof that Jeremy remains as funny, puzzled, excitable, outspoken, insightful and thought-provoking as ever.  As if you ever doubted it . . .
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Dear World, How Are You?
Dear World, How Are You? Toby Little
This book is a collection of the most fascinating and heart-warming letters he sent and received. 
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The Element of Need: Penguin Special
The Element of Need: Penguin Special James Bradley
The city of Adelaide and its surrounding areas have a very dark history. . .
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A Cook's Life
A Cook's Life Stephanie Alexander
A Cook's Life is Stephanie's personal account of her uncompromising commitment to good food, and how this quest for the best shaped her life and influenced the dining habits of a nation.
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Island Home
Island Home Tim Winton
‘This country leans in on you. Like family. To my way of thinking, it is family.’
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Avalanche
Avalanche Julia Leigh
Avalanche is the book that's finally been written on IVF treatment: a courageous, compelling and ultimately wise account of a profoundly important and widespread experience. At the heart of this work is an exploration of who and how we love. It's a story we can all relate to – about the dreams we have, defeated or otherwise, for ourselves, our loves and relationships.
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John Key: Portrait of a Prime Minister
John Key: Portrait of a Prime Minister John Roughan
An updated in-depth portrait of former New Zealand Prime Minister John Key.
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Burt Munro
Burt Munro Neill Birss
Previously unpublished interviews with Burt Munro, legendary Kiwi motorcycle rider made famous in the movie The World's Fastest Indian. Colourful tales of a life well-lived.
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Lydia Ko
Lydia Ko Michael Donaldson
The secrets behind the golf world's most successful young star.
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The Black Widow
The Black Widow Lee-Anne Cartier
The Black Widow almost got away with murder. But then her sister-in-law became suspicious...
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The Kiwi Pair
The Kiwi Pair Eric Murray
A gritty story of commitment, self-discovery and the outer limits of human endurance.
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The Surgeon Of Crowthorne
The Surgeon Of Crowthorne Simon Winchester
The making of the Oxford English Dictionary was a monumental 50 year task requiring thousands of volunteers.
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Margaret Thatcher
Margaret Thatcher Charles Moore
Charles Moore's bestselling and definitive biography of Britain's first female Prime Minister reaches its climax with the story of her zenith and her fall.
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