Books

Remote Man

Elizabeth Honey

Format: Paperback

AUD $16.99

Elizabeth Honey skilfully combines humour, adventure, user-friendly language and thought-provoking themes. Remote Man is great entertainment, with depth and heart.

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Writing the Memoir

Judith Barrington

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

A practical guide to the craft, the personal challenges, and ethical dilemmas of writing your true stories.

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Secrets in the Fire

Henning Mankell, translated by Anne Conn

Format: Paperback

AUD $17.99

The extraordinarily moving story of a young girl who steps on a land mine in Mozambique, and her indomitable will to survive.

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Huckstepp

John Dale

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.95

This is a compelling account of a courageous woman who lived a dangerous existence within Sydney's underworld, but who also spoke out against corruption.

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Ariel, Zed and the Secret of Life

Anna Fienberg

Format: Paperback

AUD $16.99

An exuberantly imaginative fantasy from Anna Fienberg about two reluctant friends who travel to the Island - a magical, mysterious place where they discover that fresh possibilities spring from dangerous adventures.

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Penelope Goes West

Tim Bowden

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

Tim Bowden loves to go camping, and he has a great interest in Australian history. So both interests came into play when he and his wife Ros travelled in their newly acquired 4WD to Western Australia retracing the steps of the young explorer Edward John Eyre. This is the engrossing story of that trip told with Tim's wry humour and passion.

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Rodinsky's Room

Rachel Lichtenstein and Iain Sinclair

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.95

Rodinsky's world was that of the East European Jewry, cabbalistic speculation, an obsession with language as code and terrible loss. He touched the imagination of artist Rachel Lichtenstein, whose grandparents had left Poland in the thirties. This text weaves together Lichtenstein's quest for Rodinsky with Iain Sinclair's meditations on her journey into her own past.

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Why Does My Cat...?

Sarah Heath

AUD $24.99

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What Do Women Want?

Erica Jong

Format: Paperback

AUD $23.95

'What women want has to become what men also want. We have to move beyond male-bashing into a new truce between the sexes. This book is an olive branch held out in the hope of that truce.'

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The Genesis Chronicles

Glen McBride

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

One scientist's conjecture about key events in various stages of the evolution of humankind from Ramepithecus to Homo Sapiens Sapiens, at times controversial but always thought-provoking.

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