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A First Place
A First Place David Malouf
A collection of personal essays and writing from David Malouf to celebrate his 80th birthday.
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Acts of Dog
Acts of Dog Debra Adelaide
‘Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.’Groucho Marx.
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An Inconvenient Genocide: Who Now Remembers the Armenians?
An Inconvenient Genocide: Who Now Remembers the Armenians? Geoffrey Robertson
The most controversial issue still arising from the First World War – was there an Armenian Genocide?
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And What Do You Do, Mr Gable?
And What Do You Do, Mr Gable? Richard Flanagan
The collected short pieces of nonfiction from one of Australia’s pre-eminent novelists.
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Beautiful Failures
Beautiful Failures Lucy Clark
'I want to tell you a story about my daughter, my beautiful failure. Every day of her high school life was a struggle. She woke up in the morning and the thought of going to school was like an enormous mountain to climb.'
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Being There
Being There David Malouf
Words, music, art and performance. The stuff of a satisfying life.
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Bendable Learnings
Bendable Learnings Don Watson
Moving forward from DEATH SENTENCE and WEASEL WORDS with an enhanced world class third volume in this series - a benchmark in terms of funny word books.
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Beyond Veiled Clichés
Beyond Veiled Clichés Amal Awad
Amal Awad spoke with women in the Arab world and Arab Australian women to discover what their lives are really like. The breadth, variety and beauty of what she discovered will surprise you.
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Brothers and Sisters
Brothers and Sisters Joan Sauers
Sibling rivalry will never look the same again in this fascinating collection of true stories!
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Cravat-A-Licious
Cravat-A-Licious Matt Preston
The Selected Works of the MasterChef critic.
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Dear Mum
Dear Mum Julia Morris
In this wonderful collection of letters from celebrities to their mothers, Australian sporting stars, musicians, models, cooks and famous authors reveal what they would like to say to their mothers before it’s too late, or would have said if only they’d had the chance.
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Death Sentence
Death Sentence Don Watson
Part diatribe, part cool reflection on the state of Australia’s public language, Don Watson’s Death Sentence is scathing, funny and brilliant.
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Dreaming Too Loud
Dreaming Too Loud Geoffrey Robertson
An incisive and witty collection of Geoffrey Robertson's best writing
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Fridays with my Folks
Fridays with my Folks Amal Awad
If we’re ever going to truly get to know our parents, chances are it’s going to happen during adulthood, long after you’ve tested each other’s limits and found a meeting place. And there’s an even greater chance it will happen when the ‘normal life’ you once had is gone and you must reconfigure how you do things.
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Green and Gold Malaria
Green and Gold Malaria Rupert McCall
Hailed as a modern-day Banjo Paterson, Rupert McCall has captured the imagination and stirred the souls of people all over Australia with his poetry.
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How to Get There
How to Get There Maggie MacKellar
After Maggie Mackellar's acclaimed When It Rains, her second memoir traces with her characteristic candour and perception her move to Tasmania, for love, and the struggles and joys of settling there.
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In Tasmania
In Tasmania Nicholas Shakespeare
A brilliant account of 200 years of Tasmanian history and an acclaimed writer’s discovery of his secret connection with that island and its past.
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New Books App
New Books App
The Penguin Random House New Books App for smartphone and tablet is FREE to download and a great way to discover the latest new books – all at your fingertips!
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No Place to Lay One's Head
No Place to Lay One's Head Francoise Frenkel
An extraordinary story of one woman's attempt to survive the horrors of Vichy France.
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Notes on an Exodus
Notes on an Exodus Richard Flanagan, Ben Quilty
Notes on the exodus of refugees from Syria, by Man Booker Prize winner Richard Flanagan. With illustrations from Archibald Prize winner Ben Quilty.
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Out of a Wild Sea
Out of a Wild Sea Richard Flanagan
This essay is taken from Richard Flanagan's acclaimed collection of nonfiction pieces, And What Do You Do, Mr Gable?, published in Vintage.
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Out of a Wild Sea (Storycuts)
Out of a Wild Sea (Storycuts) Richard Flanagan
This essay is taken from Richard Flanagan's acclaimed collection of nonfiction pieces, And What Do You Do, Mr Gable?, published in Vintage.
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Patrick White
Patrick White David Marr
Now with a brand new Afterward.
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Poems of Love and Life for Aquarius
Poems of Love and Life for Aquarius Derek & Julia Parker
Aquarians, ever wondered what the Sun-signs tell you about love and life?
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