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 General

Awards:Shortlisted for Ondaatje Prize 2016.

A major new talent redefines the literature of rural life. Old world met new when a shepherd in the English Lake District impulsively started a Twitter account. A routine cell phone upgrade left author James Rebanks with a pretty decent camera and a pre... read more

The Shepherd's Life - A Tale of the Lake District
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Brutal, brave, hilarious - a full-frontal memoir about surviving the very worst that life can throw at you. Rosie Waterland has never been cool. Growing up in housing commission, Rosie was cursed with a near perfect, beautiful older sister who dressed like Mariah Carey on a Best & Le... read more

Anti Cool Girl
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 Biography

'Against anything I had ever been told was possible, I was turning white. On the surface of my skin, a miracle was quietly brewing ...' Suburban Australia. Sweltering heat. Three bedroom blonde-brick. Family of five. Beat-up Ford Falcon. Vegemite on toast. Maxine Beneba Clarke's lif... read more

The Hate Race
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"Writing about yourself is a funny business...But in a project like this, the writer has made one promise, to show the reader his mind. In these pages, I've tried to do this." -Bruce Springsteen, from the pages of Born to Run In 2009, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band performed at... read more

Born to Run
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Gloria Steinem:writer, activist, organizer, and inspiring leader:now tells a story she has never told before, a candid account of her life as a traveler, a listener, and a catalyst for change. When people ask me why I still have hope and energy after all these years, I always sa... read more

My Life on the Road
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Awards:Shortlisted for Queensland Literary Awards: Courier-Mail People's Choice Queensland Book of the Year 2016.

In 2009 Elspeth Muir's youngest brother finished his last university exam and went out with some mates to get drunk. Later that night he wandered to the Story Bridge. He put his phone, wallet, T-shirt and thongs on the walkway, climbed over the r... read more

Wasted - A Story of Alcohol, Grief and a Death in Brisbane
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 Essays

Awards:Winner of Kibble Award for Literature 1997 (Australia).

'Garner is scrupulous, painstaking, and detailed, with sharp eyes and ears. She is everywhere at once, watching and listening, a recording angel at life's secular apocalypses...her unillusioned eye makes her clarity compulsive.'  James Wood, New... read more

True Stories: The Collected Short Non-Fiction
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Awards:Winner of ABIA Awards - Matt Richell Award for New Writer of the Year 2017 (Australia). Short-listed for Indie Book Awards - Best Non-fiction 2017 (Australia) and ABIA Awards - General Non-Fiction Book of the Year 2017 (Australia) and ABA Nielsen BookData Booksellers Choice Award 2017 (Australia).

'A friend recently told me that the things I write are powerful for her because they have the effect of making her feel angry instead of just empty. I want to do this for all women and young girls - to take the emptiness and numbness they fee... read more

Fight Like A Girl: Raise Voices. Raise Courage. Raise the Flag.
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WINNER OF THE EDGAR AWARD FOR BEST FACT CRIME SHORTLISTED FOR THE ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDAL FOR EXCELLENCE IN NON-FICTION 'A riveting true story of greed, serial murder and racial injustice' JON KRAKAUER 'A fiercely entertaining m... read more

Killers of the Flower Moon: Oil, Money, Murder and the Birth of the FBI
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"Shashi Tharoor is the most charming and persuasive writer in India. His new book is a brave and characteristically articulate attempt to save a great and wonderfully elusive religion from the certainties of the fundamentalists and the politicisation of the bigots."--William Dalrymple... read more

Why I Am a Hindu
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 General

Awards:Short-listed for Victorian Premier's Literary Award for Non-Fiction 2017 (Australia). Long-listed for Indie Book Award for Non-fiction 2018 (Australia).

A fascinating, incredible true story about the person who spends her life cleaning up after traumas."Absolutely stunning."--PopSugar
Before she was a trauma cleaner, Sandra Pankhurst was many things: husband and father, drag queen, gender reassignment patient, sex worker, smal... read more

The Trauma Cleaner
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From Cairo to Canberra - the irresistible story of an irrespressible woman 'Anne Aly's ... influence will be felt for years to come ... It sinks in how significant she may be to public life.' - The Good Weekend In 2016, Anne Aly was the first Australian Muslim w... read more

Finding My Place: From Cairo to Canberra
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