August 2016 New Releases

Picture of Quarterly Essay: Firing Line: Australia's Path to War.

Quarterly Essay: Firing Line: Australia's Path to War.

Brown, James.

As he discusses what it is like to go to war, where we might go to war in the future, whet...

$22.99 $18.35

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Picture of How to be a Medieval Woman.

How to be a Medieval Woman.

Kempe, Margery.

Advice on marriage, foreign travel and much more from Margery Kempe (c. 1373 - after 1439)...

$4.99 $3.95

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Picture of Flock of Brown Birds.

Flock of Brown Birds.

Fei, Ge.

Ge Fei is one of China's foremost writers of experimental fiction, and has won several lit...

$9.99 $7.95

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Picture of A Modern Detective.

A Modern Detective.

Poe, Edgar Allan.

In these two stories, The Murders in the Rue Morgue

and The Mystery of Marie RogĂȘ...

$4.99 $3.95

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Picture of Young Digger.

Young Digger.

Hill, Anthony.

A heartwarming story, yet very sad, where a small boy wandered into the Australian airmen'...

$29.95 $23.95

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Picture of The Toymaker.

The Toymaker.

Pieper, Liam.

Adam Kulakov is on the right side of middle age; the toy company he owns brightens the liv...

$29.99 $23.95

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Picture of The Big Fish.

The Big Fish.

Allen, Pamela.

A delightful, playful story that children will adore. 'Once upon a time a little old man, ...

$24.99 $19.95

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Picture of Soon.

Soon.

Gleitzman, Morris.

The Second World War is over but Poland is a mess. Felix lives in a hideout with friends, ...

$19.95 $15.95

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Picture of Killer Boots.

Killer Boots.

Jenkins, Wendy.

Matt Tognolini (Toggo) loves his Aussie Rules footy, and he is a top player. One day he le...

$14.99 $11.95

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Picture of Max.

Max.

Martin, Marc.

Max is cheeky and mischievous, but mostly he is a very nice seagull. He loves the fish and...

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Picture of The Book With No Pictures.

The Book With No Pictures.

Novak, B.J.

Children will love this being read to them as the book makes grown-ups say silly, ridiculo...

$19.99 $15.95

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Picture of The Swiss Family Robinson.

The Swiss Family Robinson.

Wyss, Johann.

The language is a bit old-fashioned, but kids today will still thrill at living in a giant...

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Picture of Having the Last Say: Capturing Your Legacy in One Small Story.

Having the Last Say: Capturing Your Legacy in One Small Story.

Gelb, Alan.

It makes you want to pick up your pen and write. He offers a step-by-step guide to all of ...

$29.99 $23.95

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Picture of Still Life with Teapot: On Zen, Writing and Creativity.

Still Life with Teapot: On Zen, Writing and Creativity.

Lowry, Brigid.

I'm fascinated by her writing. I think you will be too. She discusses 'the art of writing,...

$27.99 $22.35

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Picture of The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of Our Ordinary Lives.

The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of Our Ordinary Lives.

Pearson, Helen.

The author has pieced together the story of an extraordinary project, the scientists who c...

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Picture of Francis Plug: How to be a Public Author.

Francis Plug: How to be a Public Author.

Ewen, Paul.

A brilliant send-up of the ways of the literary events and how authors deal with them. Fra...

$29.99 $23.95

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Picture of Fever at Dawn.

Fever at Dawn.

Gardos, Peter.

Based on the letters of his parents, this is a wonderful love story. In July 1945, Miklos,...

$29.99 $23.95

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Picture of The Piper's Son.

The Piper's Son.

Marchetta, Melina.

This brilliant, heart-wrenching novel continues the stories of the characters in her accla...

$19.99 $15.95

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Picture of Nexus.

Nexus.

Miller, Henry.

The exhilarating final volume of Miller's semi-autobiographical trilogy, this follows his ...

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Plexus.

Miller, Henry.

It is the central volume of his scandalous semi-autobiographical trilogy, and he is in the...

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Picture of Maigret's Holiday.

Maigret's Holiday.

Simenon, Georges.

Inspector Maigret and his wife are enjoying a seaside holiday at Les Sables a' Olonne when...

$16.99 $13.55

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Picture of Dark Fires Shall Burn.

Dark Fires Shall Burn.

Westbrook, Anna.

This seductive tale is set in Sydney in 1946. Eleven-year old Frances and her friend Nancy...

$32.99 $26.35

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Picture of Flush.

Flush.

Woolf, Virginia.

Flush was Elizabeth Barrett Browning's much-loved spaniel. When Virginia Woolf published a...

$4.99 $3.95

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Picture of Avalanche: A Love Story.

Avalanche: A Love Story.

Leigh, Julia.

She was 38 when she visited the IVF clinic for the first time. She was full of hope. Her l...

$24.99 $12.95

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