August 2018 New Releases

Picture of Mental: Everything You Never Knew You Needed to Know about Mental Health.

Mental: Everything You Never Knew You Needed to Know about Mental Health.

Ellen, Steve and Deveny, Catherine.

Mental illness is not the end of the road. Almost everyone improves with help, and most of...

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Picture of Asia's Reckoning: The Struggle for Global Dominance.

Asia's Reckoning: The Struggle for Global Dominance.

McGregor, Richard.

Traces the evolution of the three-way relationship among China, Japan and the United State...

$22.99 $18.35

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Picture of Discoveries: The Voyages of Captain Cook.

Discoveries: The Voyages of Captain Cook.

Thomas, Nicholas.

Cook’s voyages took him to the South Seas, towards the South Pole, and to the North Pacifi...

$24.99 $19.95

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Picture of Rain Birds.

Rain Birds.

McKnight, Harriet.

Alan and Pina have lived in isolated Boney Point for 30 years, and are devastated to find ...

$29.99 $16.95

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Picture of Wink Poppy Midnight.

Wink Poppy Midnight.

Tucholke, April Genevieve.

A mesmerising and suspenseful story with unexpected twists that will intrigue and entertai...

$19.99 $9.95

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Picture of Turtle Trackers.

Turtle Trackers.

Wheeler, Samantha.

Isaac is 10 years old and helps his Mum run a caravan park on the Queensland coast. He fin...

$14.99 $7.95

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Picture of Writers on Writers: Kate Jennings.

Writers on Writers: Kate Jennings.

Jensen, Erik.

Award-winning journalist and author, Erik Jensen, takes us into the world of the novelist,...

$17.99 $9.95

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Picture of Australian Foreign Affair sIssue 3 July 2018: Australia and Indonesia: Can We Be Friends?

Australian Foreign Affair sIssue 3 July 2018: Australia and Indonesia: Can We Be Friends?

Pearlman, Jonathan (ed.).

We have had a turbulent relationship over the years with ‘the country upstairs’, and we ne...

$22.99 $18.35

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Picture of Mine.

Mine.

Fox, Susi.

A haunting psychological thriller in which a woman wakes up after an emergency caesarean, ...

$32.99 $16.95

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Picture of A Universe of One's Own.

A Universe of One's Own.

Hayes, Antonia.

These three powerful essays trace a life in language, from the rhythms of first language -...

$9.99 $7.95

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Picture of Mr Shaha's Recipes for Wonder: Adventures in Science Round the Kitchen Table.

Mr Shaha's Recipes for Wonder: Adventures in Science Round the Kitchen Table.

Shaha, Alom and Robertson, Emily.

Science teacher and father, Mr Shaha, teaches about sound by making wine glasses sing, inv...

$27.99 $15.95

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Picture of Trace: Who Killed Maria James?.

Trace: Who Killed Maria James?.

Brown, Rachael.

Rachael is the creator, investigator and host of the ABC's true-crime podcast Trace

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$32.99 $16.95

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Picture of First Confession: A Sort of Memoir.

First Confession: A Sort of Memoir.

Patten, Chris.

Though he is now Chancellor of Oxford University, Patten is probably best remembered for b...

$22.99 $12.95

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Picture of The End of Epidemics: The Looming Threat to Humanity and How to Stop It.

The End of Epidemics: The Looming Threat to Humanity and How to Stop It.

Quick, Jonathan D. and Fryer, Bronwyn.

We have seen the Spanish ‘flu, SARS, AIDS, Ebola, Bird ‘flu and other epidemics wipe out m...

$32.99 $16.95

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Picture of Hinterland.

Hinterland.

Lang, Steven.

Eugenie and Guy live in Winderran, an old farming district, whose rich landscape has attra...

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Picture of The Biographer's Lover.

The Biographer's Lover.

Murray, Ruby J.

A young woman is commissioned to write the life of an unknown artist from Geelong. She thi...

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Picture of Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations.

Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations.

Friedman, Thomas L.

Technology, globalization, and climate change seem to be reshaping our world and speeding ...

$24.99 $19.95

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Picture of The Making of Martin Sparrow.

The Making of Martin Sparrow.

Cochrane, Peter.

In 1806 a great flood devastated the Hawkesbury’s farming community. It ruins Martin Sparr...

$32.99 $16.95

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Picture of How to Win a Nobel Prize.

How to Win a Nobel Prize.

Marshall, Barry and Hendry, Lorna.

One day Mary stumbles upon a secret meeting of Nobel Prize winners. Swearing her to secrec...

$14.99 $11.95

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Picture of I Am Jellyfish.

I Am Jellyfish.

Paul, Ruth.

Jellyfish is quiet and happy until the Swordfish wants to eat her. She escapes by sinking ...

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Picture of The Quantum Astrologer's Handbook.

The Quantum Astrologer's Handbook.

Brooks, Michael.

‘A book of science like no other, about a scientist like no other.’ Jerome Cardano was a p...

$29.99 $14.95

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Picture of The Square and the Tower: Networks, Hierarchies and the Struggle for Global Power.

The Square and the Tower: Networks, Hierarchies and the Struggle for Global Power.

Ferguson, Niall.

We have sold many of the renowned British historian’s works and this, his latest book, tel...

$22.99 $18.35

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Picture of Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia..

Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia..

Heiss, Anita (ed.).

Showcases many diverse voices, experiences, and stories, each with an important story to t...

$29.99 $23.95

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Picture of Smarter: The New Science of Building Brain Power.

Smarter: The New Science of Building Brain Power.

Hurley, Dan.

You are either born clever or you are not. That’s been the belief for over a hundred years...

$24.99 $19.95

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