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 Read reviewAll That I Am

All That I Am

Anna Funder

An award-winning author delivers an affecting and beautifully evocative debut novel, set in 1930's Europe and based on a true story, about a group of young German exiles who risk their lives to awaken the world to the terrifying...

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Cloudstreet the Screenplay

Cloudstreet the Screenplay

Ellen Fontana, Tim Winton

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Crow Country

Crow Country

Kate Constable

A gripping time-slip adventure, in the tradition of Ruth Park's Playing Beatie Bow.

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Justice: A History of the Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia

Justice: A History of the Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia

Fiona Skyring

From its beginnings in the early 1970s, the Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia has been influential in national campaigns to address the legacies of dispossession and human rights abuses. It continues to play a central...

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1835: The Founding of Melbourne and the Conquest of Australia

1835: The Founding of Melbourne and the Conquest of Australia

James Boyce

In 1835 an illegal squatter camp was established on the banks of the Yarra River. In defiance of authorities in London and Sydney, Tasmanian speculators began sending men and sheep across Bass Strait - and so changed the shape of...

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 Read reviewCaleb's Crossing

Caleb’s Crossing

Geraldine Brooks

The new novel from Pulitzer Prize-winner Geraldine Brooks, author of the Richard and Judy bestseller 'March', Sunday Times bestseller 'Year of Wonders' and 'People of the Book'.

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 Read reviewThe Cook: The gripping new thriller from the author of the Sunday Times Book of the Month, THE WAITER

The Cook: The gripping new thriller from the author of the Sunday Times Book of the Month, THE WAITER

Wayne Macauley

The Cook feeds our hunger to know what goes on in the kitchen, while skewering our culture of food worship.

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Waltzing the Wilarra

Waltzing the Wilarra

David Milroy

Charlie, Elsa and Fay take you on a musical journey back to 1940s post-war Perth. Against a backdrop of curfews, and the fear of arrest for consorting, White and Black manage to form their own club. Forty years on, as the club...

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The Dead I Know

The Dead I Know

Scot Gardner

Aaron Rowe walks in his sleep. He has dreams he can't explain, and memories he can't recover. Death doesn't scare him - his new job with a funeral director may even be his salvation. But if he doesn't discover the truth about his...

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Only Ever Always

Penni Russon

Does the world shape us, or do we shape the world? A suspenseful story of parallel realities - two girls in two worlds with two different ways to survive. 'Fascinating and absolutely memorable.' - Ursula Dubosarsky

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Lines for Birds: Poems and Paintings

Lines for Birds: Poems and Paintings

Barry Hill, John Wolseley

An explosion of lush images, a collaboration between two distinguished artists - painter John Wolseley and poet Barry Hill - both long fascinated by nature's beauty and power. This collection captures the very essence of Bird -...

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Paramedico

Paramedico

Benjamin Gilmour

Benjamin Gilmour is a paramedic by profession. This is his behind-the-scenes exploration of the working lives of ambulance crews around the world. Benjamin takes you on the road with emergency services teams from Australia, the...

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Surface to Air

Surface to Air

Jaya Savige

Focuses on such themes as: the archaeological exposure of history, both personal and cultural; the struggle for literal inspiration, in contemporary life, with issues ranging from consumerism to personal grievance and loss; and,...

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Her Father's Daughter

Her Father’s Daughter

Alice Pung

At twenty-something, Alice is hungry for the milestones of young womanhood: leaving home, choosing a career, finding friendship and love on her own terms. But with each step she takes away from home, she feels the sharp tug of...

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Black Swan: A Koorie woman's life

Black Swan: A Koorie woman’s life

Eileen Harrison, Carolyn Landon

A frank and powerful memoir of the life of an Aboriginal woman, from her early years on the Lake Tyers mission to discovery of her talent as a painter.

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Interferon Psalms

Interferon Psalms

Luke Davies

The new book of poetry from award-winning poet and novelist, Luke Davies.

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Brotherband 1: The Outcasts

John Flanagan

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The Little Refugee

The Little Refugee

Anh Do, Suzanne Do, Bruce Whatley

The Little Refugee tells of one family's survival against the odds, and the transforming power of hope.

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 Read reviewThe Taste of River Water

The Taste of River Water

Cate Kennedy

Disarming, warm and always accessible, Cate Kennedy's poems make ordinary experiences glow. Everything that suffuses her well-loved prose is here: compassion, insight, lyrical precision, and the clear, minimalist eye that reveals...

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The Argument

The Argument

Tracy Ryan

The unknowable is Tracy Ryan's terrain; these are poems of keen appraisal and survival demonstrating an extraordinary range and held tight by a cohesive vision. Each poem makes clear the poet's preoccupation with mortality. If the...

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