August 2019 New Releases

Picture of Secrets of a Schoolyard Millionaire.

Secrets of a Schoolyard Millionaire.

Amoore, Nat.

Tess Heckleston, a Grade 5 girl at Watterson Primary, finds a million dollars in her back...

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Picture of The Utterly Indescribable Thing that Happened in Huggabie Falls.

The Utterly Indescribable Thing that Happened in Huggabie Falls.

Cece, Adam.

Even by Huggabie Falls standards, people act extremely weirdly when an indescribable thing...

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Picture of How to Save the Whole Stinkin' Planet.

How to Save the Whole Stinkin' Planet.

Constable, Lee.

Pollution, fresh water shortages, and habitat destruction are just a few mean things that ...

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Picture of Peppa Pig: I Love You, Daddy Pig.

Peppa Pig: I Love You, Daddy Pig.

Davies, Astley Baker.

Peppa and George go on an adventure with Daddy Pig and enjoy a special pirate picnic he ma...

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Picture of Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Meltdown.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Meltdown.

Kinney, Jeff.

A huge snowfall shuts down Greg Heffley’s school and the kids build massive snow forts and...

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Picture of The 27th Annual African Hippopotamus Race.

The 27th Annual African Hippopotamus Race.

Lurie, Morris.

Edward Day is an eight year old hippopotamus. He is a very good swimmer, but he is not exc...

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Picture of Wombat, Mudlark and Other Stories.

Wombat, Mudlark and Other Stories.

Milroy, Helen.

Based on aboriginal stories, these eight tales will interest children in the middle and up...

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Picture of 100 First Things That Go.

100 First Things That Go.

Sirett, Dawn.

Naming the vehicles helps language and builds vocabulary. The themed pages (eg Up in the A...

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Picture of Help Your Kids With Music: A Unique Step-by-Step Visual Guide.

Help Your Kids With Music: A Unique Step-by-Step Visual Guide.

Vorderman, Carol.

If your children are struggling with music theory then this is what every frustrated paren...

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Picture of Less: A Visual Guide to Minimalism.

Less: A Visual Guide to Minimalism.

Aust, Rachel.

Simplifying our lives is the latest craze, and it makes sense. The author shows how we can...

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Picture of Origin Story: A Big History of Everything.

Origin Story: A Big History of Everything.

Christian, David.

This is the first origin story to embrace human societies and cultures from around the wor...

$22.99 $18.35

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Picture of Growing Up African in Australia.

Growing Up African in Australia.

Clarke, Maxine Beneba (ed.).

Brings together voices from Africa and the African diaspora, including the Caribbean and t...

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Picture of Travels in Atomic Sunshine: Australia and the Occupation of Japan.

Travels in Atomic Sunshine: Australia and the Occupation of Japan.

Gerster, Robin.

After the war some 20,000 Australian servicemen plus wives and children moved into western...

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Picture of Quarterly Essay: The Prosperity Gospel: How Scott Morrison Won and Bill Shorten Lost.

Quarterly Essay: The Prosperity Gospel: How Scott Morrison Won and Bill Shorten Lost.

Jensen, Erik.

The Walkley Award-winning journalist sheds new light on the politics of our divided nation...

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Picture of How We Got To Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World.

How We Got To Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World.

Johnson, Steven.

The innovations in this book belong to everyday life, not science fiction. Each has set in...

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Picture of Walking: One Step at a Time.

Walking: One Step at a Time.

Kagge, Erling.

Walking on two legs laid the foundation for everything we have become today. This celebrat...

$24.99 $19.95

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Picture of Limelight January/February 2019.

Limelight January/February 2019.

Litson, Jo (ed.).

Offers fabulous coverage of the 2018 artists of the year – everyone’s favourites from home...

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Picture of Improbable Destinies: How Predictable is Evolution?

Improbable Destinies: How Predictable is Evolution?

Losos, Jonathan B.

The subject of evolutionary biology is a serious scientific one, but this is told in a lig...

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Picture of Has the West Lost It? A Provocation.

Has the West Lost It? A Provocation.

Mahbubani, Kishore.

It is not comfortable reading, and it is not meant to be. The author is a persistent criti...

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Picture of A Sporting Chance: Australian Sporting Scandals and the Path to Redemption.

A Sporting Chance: Australian Sporting Scandals and the Path to Redemption.

O'Reily, Titus.

Here are stories of racing, Rugby League, the sandpaper-loving Australian Cricket team, Sh...

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Picture of The Social Leap: How and Why Humans Connect.

The Social Leap: How and Why Humans Connect.

Von Hippel, William.

The author is a prominent psychologist, and here he blends anthropology, biology, history,...

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Picture of A Wunch of Bankers: A year in the Hayne Royal Commission.

A Wunch of Bankers: A year in the Hayne Royal Commission.

Ziffer, Daniel.

This compelling mixture of analysis, reportage, and observation, is a revelatory work whi...

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Picture of Professor Chandra Follows His Bliss.

Professor Chandra Follows His Bliss.

Balasubramanyam, Rajeev.

He fell off his bike, he missed out on the Nobel Prize again, and needs to take a break. ...

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Picture of The Sparkle Pages.

The Sparkle Pages.

Bignell, Meg.

Susannah Parks lives in Hobart and keeps a diary. She has four dirty, untidy children, a h...

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