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100 Great Icons
100 Great Icons Chris Sheedy, Jenny Bond
Fascinating histories of products that have forever imprinted themselves on our cultural identity.
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1914: The Year the World Ended
1914: The Year the World Ended Paul Ham
Few years can justly be said to have transformed the earth: 1914 did.
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50 Things You Want to Know About World Issues. . . But Were Too Afraid to Ask
50 Things You Want to Know About World Issues. . . But Were Too Afraid to Ask Keith Suter
Everything you need to know about world issues but were too afraid to ask.
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A Deadly Secret
A Deadly Secret Matt Birkbeck
The recent arrest in New Orleans and the HBO documentaryThe Jinx - scheduled to air on Fox in Australia in May - have put Robert Durst back in the headlines. Here, from the first reporter to access Durst’s NYPD files, is the authoritative account of a decades-long criminal odyssey—the very book found in Durst’s own apartment when it was searched by police.
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A Dirty Little War
A Dirty Little War John Martinkus
The previously untold eyewitness story of Indonesia's sustained campaign of terror from 1997 to 1999 against one of Australia's closest neighbours.
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A Room At The Top
A Room At The Top Heath Ducker, Samantha Trenoweth
‘It is unusual to read a story that is so confrontingly real, and yet so profoundly uplifting’ Prime Minister Kevin Rudd
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Adventures in Correspondentland
Adventures in Correspondentland Nick Bryant
The inside story of the dangers, delights and diversions of life as a foreign correspondent.
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After Perfect
After Perfect Christina McDowell
The other side of The Wolf of Wall Street story, by a daughter whose father destroyed his family.
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All About Terrorism
All About Terrorism Keith Suter
Answers all the questions you're too afraid to ask about terrorism.
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Am I Black Enough For You?
Am I Black Enough For You? Anita Heiss
Winner of the Vic Premier's Award for Indigenous Writing. The story of an urban-based high achieving Aboriginal woman working to break down stereotypes and build bridges between black and white Australia.
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American Journeys
American Journeys Don Watson
A superb book about Don Watson's journeys around America. Featured as one of Newsweek’s 50 ‘What to Read Now and Why’ titles.
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American Scoundrel
American Scoundrel Tom Keneally
On the last, cold Sunday of February 1859, Daniel Sickles shot his wife's lover in Washington's Lafayette Square, just across from the White House ... this is the story of that killing and its repercussions.
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Among The Barbarians
Among The Barbarians Paul Sheehan
This is the story the media will not tell. Among the Barbarians exposes one of the greatest political frauds in Australian history.
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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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Antarctica On A Plate
Antarctica On A Plate Alexa Thomson
She came, she saw, she burnt the toast - a culinary adventure to the coldest place on earth!
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Anything She Can Do I Can Do Better
Anything She Can Do I Can Do Better Rachael Oakes-Ash
'A man would stab you in the chest, a woman would stab you in the back.' Karen Moline, Belladonna
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As I Was Saying
As I Was Saying Robert Dessaix
'This is a teasing grab-bag of thoughts, memories, anecdotes and effronteries that achieves luxurious coherence.' -- Weekend Australian
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Australia Under Surveillance
Australia Under Surveillance Frank Moorhouse
ASIO has kept a file on Frank Moorhouse since he was 17. Frank has decided it is time to report on ASIO.
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Australia's Hardest Prison: Inside the Walls of Long Bay Jail
Australia's Hardest Prison: Inside the Walls of Long Bay Jail James Phelps
Welcome to Long Bay, Australia's hardest prison. For the first time, guards and inmates of the notorious South Sydney facility reveal what really goes on behind its towering concrete walls.
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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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Before You Met Me
Before You Met Me Alan Close
A Million Little Pieces meets What Men Don't Talk About -- a raw, heartfelt memoir and a poignant insight into the emotional life of men
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Behind The Bestsellers
Behind The Bestsellers Jenny Bond
From HARRY POTTER to Salman Rushdie's THE SATANIC VERSES and from PRIDE AND PREJUDICE to THE DA VINCI CODE, this book has something for every reader.
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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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Births Deaths Marriages
Births Deaths Marriages Georgia Blain
A brutally honest account of love, marriage, families and death.
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