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Jack Charles
Jack Charles Jack Charles
Jack Charles has worn many hats throughout his life: actor, cat burglar, musician, heroin addict, activist, even Senior Victorian Australian of the Year. But the title he’s most proud to claim is that of Aboriginal Elder.
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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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Beauty in Thorns
Beauty in Thorns Kate Forsyth
A reimagining of ‘Sleeping Beauty’ set amongst the passions and tragedies of the Pre-Raphaelite circle of artists and poets.
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The Last Showman: The life and times of an Outback tent-boxing legend
The Last Showman: The life and times of an Outback tent-boxing legend Fred Brophy
Fred tells stories of living on the smell of an oily rag, rescuing battlers, and becoming embroiled in some of the most bizarre adventures imaginable. This is one helluva life, full of hardship, hilarity and unexpected turns, including Fred being inducted into the Queensland Boxing Hall of Fame and receiving a Medal of the Order of Australia.
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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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Southern New Zealand Landscapes
Southern New Zealand Landscapes Andris Apse
Southern New Zealand Landscapes photography is drawn from a wide body of Apse’s work: his latest images, his personal favourites and the best from his expansive archive.
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Making Masterpiece: 25 Years Behind the Scenes at Sherlock, Downton Abbey, Prime Suspect, Cranford, Upstairs Downstairs, and Other Great Shows
Making Masterpiece: 25 Years Behind the Scenes at Sherlock, Downton Abbey, Prime Suspect, Cranford, Upstairs Downstairs, and Other Great Shows Rebecca Eaton
Filled with anecdotes about (and the occasional interview with) the unforgettable hosts, the inspired creators, and the many talented actors she's worked with over the years, Making Masterpiece is a compulsively readable treat for any fan of these beloved and iconic programs.
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Dancing Through It: My Journey in the Ballet
Dancing Through It: My Journey in the Ballet Jennifer Ringer
In her charming and self-effacing voice, Jenifer Ringer covers the highs and lows of what it's like to make it to the top in the exclusive, competitive ballet world.
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Herbie Hancock: Possibilities
Herbie Hancock: Possibilities Lisa Dickey, Herbie Hancock
Honest, enlightening, and as electrifyingly vital as its author, this is an invaluable contribution to jazz literature and an intimate, insightful portrait of a creative life.
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Harlow & Sage (and Indiana): A True Story About Best Friends
Harlow & Sage (and Indiana): A True Story About Best Friends Brittni Vega
Written in the wise and witty voice of Harlow the Weimaraner, and richly illustrated with more than 125 stunning images of the highly photogenic pups, Harlow & Sage (and Indiana) is a tale about the bond among three dogs, connected by deep love and unparalleled friendship. (It is also a little about Meryl.)
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The 613
The 613 Archie Rand
Painter Archie Rand transforms all 613 Jewish commandments into brightly colored and shockingly beautiful images, now collected in a stunning book that is bound to be a perennial gift for any occasion or holiday.
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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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Beethoven in China: The People's Republic: Penguin Specials
Beethoven in China: The People's Republic: Penguin Specials Jindong Cai, Sheila Melvin, Jindong Cai and Sheila Melvin
At the turn of the twentieth century, students returning from abroad brought Beethoven to China. The composer's perseverance in the face of adversity and his musical genius resonated in a nation searching for a way forward.
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Mother Knows Best
Mother Knows Best Alex Cearns
These arresting and entertaining images reveal and celebrate the love, patience and guidance of all mothers, great and small.
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Small House Living Australia
Small House Living Australia Catherine Foster
Living in smaller houses is a growing trend worldwide as land prices rise and people want to have a smaller ecological footprint and live with less stuff. Catherine Foster shows us 21 Australian examples under 90sqm.
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Talking As Fast As I Can
Talking As Fast As I Can Lauren Graham
In this collection of personal essays, the beloved star of Gilmore Girls and Parenthood reveals stories about life, love, and working as a woman in Hollywood—along with behind-the-scenes dispatches from the set of the new Gilmore Girls, where she plays the fast-talking Lorelai Gilmore once again.
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Little Mix: Our World
Little Mix: Our World Anon
A tell-all book from award-winning, international best selling girl band, Little Mix
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Apartment Living New Zealand
Apartment Living New Zealand Catherine Foster
Inspiring apartment designs for contemporary living.
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In Their Lives
In Their Lives Andrew Blauner
For readers who loved Tune In and Nick Hornby’s Songbook, an anthology of essays from a chorus of twenty-nine luminaries singing the praises of their favorite Beatles songs.
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