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 Special priceModern Retro Home: Tips & inspiration for creating great mid-century styles

Modern Retro Home: Tips & inspiration for creating great mid-century styles

Jason Grant

Modern Retro Home is your key to unlocking the secrets behind styling a contemporary home that takes inspiration from the design aesthetics of the '50s, '60s, '70s and '80s --Back cover.

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 Special priceAustralian Predators of the Sky

Australian Predators of the Sky

Penny Olsen

Our relationship with the birds of prey has always been conflicted. Raptors are admired for their strength and independence, but despised for their depredations on livestock and favourite garden birds, while the owls are at once...

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 Special priceVictoria: The Queen

Victoria: The Queen

Julia Baird

The extraordinary story of the world's most influential, intriguing and surprising ruler, Queen Victoria. When Alexandrina Victoria was crowned Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on 20 June 1837,...

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 Special priceSailing with Cook: Inside the Private Journal of James Burney RN

Sailing with Cook: Inside the Private Journal of James Burney RN

Suzanne Rickard

Sailing with Cook: Inside the Private Journal of James Burney RN is about the young James Burney's experience of shipboard life and the momentous events that took place during the second voyage of exploration when he sailed with...

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 Special priceValiant for Truth: The Life of Chester Wilmot, War Correspondent

Valiant for Truth: The Life of Chester Wilmot, War Correspondent

Neil McDonald, Peter Brune

Chester Wilmot brought the triumphs and tragedies of warfare into the homes of millions. He was a renowned Australian war correspondent, broadcaster, journalist and writer. Bestselling authors Neil McDonald and Peter Brune unite...

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 Special priceBelonging: The Story of the Jews 1492-1900

Belonging: The Story of the Jews 1492-1900

Simon Schama

Here is a passionate history of a world unfolding across many continents and five centuries by one of our greatest and internationally bestselling historians.

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 Special priceParis

Paris

Janelle McCulloch

It's hard not to be smitten by Paris. The city of love and light is one of the most enchanting in the world, but it also has a tendency to keep its best spots well hidden.

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 Special priceAustralian Bush Superfoods

Australian Bush Superfoods

Lily Alice, Thomas O'Quinn

A cookbook and guide featuring Australian native ingredients

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 Special priceA Traveller's Year: 365 Days of Travel Writing in Diaries, Journals and Letters

A Traveller’s Year: 365 Days of Travel Writing in Diaries, Journals and Letters

Travis Elborough, Nick Rennison

A Traveller's Year is an anthology of extracts from diaries, journals and letters, two or three for each day of the year, on the subject of travel and exploration.

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 Special priceRiver Cottage Love Your Leftovers: Recipes for the resourceful cook

River Cottage Love Your Leftovers: Recipes for the resourceful cook

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

100 imaginative recipes for the resourceful cook, from the acclaimed author of the River Cottage series.

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 Special priceRiver Cottage Light & Easy: Healthy Recipes for Every Day

River Cottage Light & Easy: Healthy Recipes for Every Day

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

'Eating more healthily isn't about denial. For example, reducing one's dependence on wheat flour and dairy ingredients, which don't appear at all in this book, turns out to be a delicious voyage of discovery. New grains, new oils,...

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 Special priceDeadlier: 100 of the Best Crime Stories Written by Women

Deadlier: 100 of the Best Crime Stories Written by Women

Sophie Hannah

100 of the best crime stories written by women, selected and introduced by award-winning author Sophie Hannah.

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 Special priceNew Feast: Modern Middle Eastern Vegetarian

New Feast: Modern Middle Eastern Vegetarian

Lucy Malouf, Greg Malouf

Explore the rich flavours of Middle Eastern vegetarian food with one of the world's leading authors on the cuisine.

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 Special priceThe Complete Guide to Baking: Bread, brioche and other gourmet treats

The Complete Guide to Baking: Bread, brioche and other gourmet treats

Rodolphe Landemaine

A bumper baking book offering a true masterclass in classic techniques

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 Special priceFormula One: The Pursuit of Speed

Formula One: The Pursuit of Speed

Maurice Hamilton, Paul-Henri Cahier, Bernard Cahier

With over 300 photographs - from the 1950s to the present day - all from The Cahier Archive and many previously unpublished, The Pursuit of Speed is the ultimate celebration of Formula One.

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 Special priceMade to Last: A Compendium of Artisans, Trades & Projects

Made to Last: A Compendium of Artisans, Trades & Projects

Vanessa Murray

A beautiful collection of covetable handmade objects from a new generation of artisans the world over, with DIY craft projects inspired by them

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 Special priceGrowing Food the Italian Way

Growing Food the Italian Way

Fabian Capomolla

Fabian Capomolla aka The Hungry Gardener and co-founder of The Little Veggie Patch Co. brings us the definitive guide to gardening-for-food the Italian way - whether you have a little patch at home or a small block in the...

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 Special priceHenry and Banjo

Henry and Banjo

James Knight

The fascinating lives and turbulent times of Henry Lawson and Andrew 'Banjo' Paterson - the two men who wrote Australia's story.

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 Special priceMonty Python's Flying Circus: Hidden Treasures

Monty Python’s Flying Circus: Hidden Treasures

Adrian Besley

Tells the complete history of Monty Python, with bits in. Along with photographs, this title recounts the story of all six members, from early days in the Cambridge Footlights, through early appearances on the BBC, global stardom,...

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 Special priceCelestial Empire: Life in China, 1644-1911

Celestial Empire: Life in China, 1644-1911

Nathan Woolley

Celestial Empire: Life in China, 1644-1911 provides a unique insight into the diversity of life in China during the last imperial dynasty. Through the lives of the Chinese people-from the Dowager Empress to the humble market...

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 Special priceThe Ministry of Utmost Happiness

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

Arundhati Roy

An epic novel of love and history and the perseverance of the human spirit in the face of loss and tragedy --

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 Special price Read reviewHouse of Names

House of Names

Colm Toibin

From the bestselling author of Brooklyn and Nora Webster.

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 Special priceTales From a Tall Forest

Tales From a Tall Forest

Shaun Micallef, Jonathan Bentley

In this rich and rambunctious tapestry of tales, satirist Shaun Micallef unravels the traditional fairy story and nimbly weaves your favourite characters into new and surprising adventures.

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 Special priceTales from Outer Suburbia (Book and Jigsaw Puzzle Set)

Tales from Outer Suburbia (Book and Jigsaw Puzzle Set)

Shaun Tan

This very special book and jigsaw puzzle set includes the internationally acclaimed, multi-award winning Tales From Outer Suburbia and a jigsaw of the 'The Tuesday Afternoon Reading Group'. The 700 mm x 500 mm jigsaw comprises 750...

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 Special priceThe Story of Babar

The Story of Babar

Jean de Brunhoff

First published in 1934, the story of Babar the elephant, who is happy playing in the Great Forest until he has to run away from a cruel hunter, finds a big town, and is befriended by an elderly lady. With full colour...

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 Special priceThe Song from Somewhere Else

The Song from Somewhere Else

A. F. Harrold, Levi Pinfold

A powerful and poignant story about friendship from the author of the critically acclaimed The Imaginary, illustrated by award-winning illustrator Levi Pinfold. Perfect for fans of Roald Dahl and Neil Gaiman

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 Special priceThe Hundred and One Dalmatians

The Hundred and One Dalmatians

Peter Bently, Dodie Smith, Steven Lenton

When Missis and Pongo's darling Dalmatian puppies are stolen, they know just who to suspect ... the evil Cruella de Vil! She's enough to scare the spots off a pup and she would love nothing more than to turn them into a spotty fur...

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 Special priceI'm Just No Good At Rhyming: And Other Nonsense for Mischievous Kids and Immature Grown-Ups

I’m Just No Good At Rhyming: And Other Nonsense for Mischievous Kids and Immature Grown-Ups

Chris Harris, Lane Smith

Forget what you think you know about poetry - this is something totally different. Chris Harris's I'm Just No Good At Rhyming combines wit, wordplay and nonsense with visual and verbal tricks to make you look at the world in a new...

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Miffy: A First Lift-the-Flap Book

Miffy: A First Lift-the-Flap Book

Dick Bruna

Miffy: A First Lift-the-Flap Book is a great introduction to Miffy's world! Find out who Miffy's friends are, what mother and father bunny look like and how they spend their day together! Lots of Miffy moments to share.

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The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child Gift Slipcase

The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo’s Child Gift Slipcase

Julia Donaldson, Axel Scheffler

A new, deluxe slipcased edition of The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child - two of the world's favourite picture books.

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 Special priceArrival and Sketches from a Nameless Land set (Limited Collectors Editions)

Arrival and Sketches from a Nameless Land set (Limited Collectors Editions)

Shaun Tan

This set includes two limited editions of works from Shaun Tan - the internationally acclaimed graphic novel The Arrival, and a new companion volume of commentary and developmental drawings, Sketches from a Nameless Land.

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