Midwinter 2016 New Releases

Picture of Takeover: Foreign Investment and the Australian Psyche.

Takeover: Foreign Investment and the Australian Psyche.

Uren, David.

An authoritative and engaging account of the economic and political history of foreign inv...

$29.99 $14.95

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Picture of The Kid with the Amazing Head.

The Kid with the Amazing Head.

Weldon, Andrew.

There was something special bout Steve's head. He thought it might be something to do with...

$9.99 $7.95

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Picture of How to be Great: From Cleopatra to Churchill: Lessons from History's Greatest Leaders.

How to be Great: From Cleopatra to Churchill: Lessons from History's Greatest Leaders.

Adonis, James.

What is the key to good leadership? And can we apply the lessons of history to the challen...

$27.99 $14.95

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Picture of The Lubetkin Legacy.

The Lubetkin Legacy.

Lewycka, Marina.

'Don't let them get the flat!' are Lily Lukashenko's dying words to her son. So her son ad...

$32.99 $16.95

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Picture of The Art of the Publisher.

The Art of the Publisher.

Calasso, Roberto.

He condenses a lifetime's knowledge into this 'short, illuminating meditation on beauty, l...

$12.99 $10.35

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Picture of Arabella's Guide to Nutrient-Dense Food on a Shoestring.

Arabella's Guide to Nutrient-Dense Food on a Shoestring.

Forge, Arabella.

Do you want to provide good, nutritious food for yourself and your family, while watching ...

$24.99 $19.95

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Picture of Horrible Words: A Guide to the Misuse of English.

Horrible Words: A Guide to the Misuse of English.

Gowers, Rebecca.

Provocative and oh-so-entertaining she discusses a great array of awful words - operati...

$30.00 $24.00

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Picture of Zero Waste Home: The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying Your Life.

Zero Waste Home: The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying Your Life.

Johnson, Bea.

Takes you beyond the typical eco-friendly alternatives covered in other publications. It e...

$24.99 $19.95

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Picture of A Long Time Coming: Essays on Old Age.

A Long Time Coming: Essays on Old Age.

Joosten, Melanie.

She began interviewing people about what it was like to be over 65, and was astonished at ...

$27.99 $22.35

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Picture of Blood Year: Islamic State and the Failures of the War on Terror.

Blood Year: Islamic State and the Failures of the War on Terror.

Kilcullen, David.

Kilcullen is one of the worlds foremost thinkers on counterinsurgency and military strateg...

$29.99 $23.95

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Picture of Hannibal.

Hannibal.

Livy.

One of Rome's greatest historians recounts the military genius Hannibal crossing the Alps ...

$2.99 $2.35

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Picture of Seneca: A Life.

Seneca: A Life.

Wilson, Emily.

He was 'one of the most contradictory figures in ancient Rome'. His life is brilliantly de...

$29.99 $23.95

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Picture of A Nervous Breakdown.

A Nervous Breakdown.

Chekhov, Anton.

Chekhov is supreme when it comes to the short story. These three disturbing tales of super...

$4.99 $3.95

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Picture of A Few Days in the Country and Other Stories.

A Few Days in the Country and Other Stories.

Harrower, Elizabeth.

As well as novels, Harrower, one of the most important post war Australian writers, wrote ...

$29.99 $23.95

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Picture of Charades.

Charades.

Hospital, Janette Turner.

Charade Ryan is an enigmatic, story-spinning Scheherazade, searching for ways to unravel t...

$19.95 $15.95

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Picture of Griffith Review 50: Tall Tales Short: The Novella Project III.

Griffith Review 50: Tall Tales Short: The Novella Project III.

Schultz, Julianne and Tuffield, Aviva (eds.).

These are fantastic stories. The novella edition of the Griffith Review is always exceptio...

$27.99 $22.35

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Picture of Maigret Sets a Trap.

Maigret Sets a Trap.

Simenon, Georges.

Detective Chief Inspector Maigret is known for getting at the truth, no matter how complex...

$22.99 $18.35

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Picture of Wasted: A Story of Alcohol, Grief and a Death in Brisbane.

Wasted: A Story of Alcohol, Grief and a Death in Brisbane.

Muir, Elspeth.

In 2009, the author's youngest brother, Alexander finished his uni exams and went out with...

$29.99 $23.95

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Picture of The Dreadful Fluff.

The Dreadful Fluff.

Blabey, Aaron.

Serenity Strainer was absolutely perfect. Perfect at everything, perfectly neat - until on...

$14.99 $11.95

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Picture of Trouble: On Trial in Central Australia.

Trouble: On Trial in Central Australia.

Finnane, Kieran.

Journalist Finnane lays out in detail the horrors and disorder of Indigenous lives in the ...

$29.95 $23.95

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Picture of Good Money.

Good Money.

Green, J.M.

Introduces us to Stella Hardy, a wisecracking social worker with a thirst for social justi...

$29.99 $14.95

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Picture of Beauty is a Wound.

Beauty is a Wound.

Kurniawan, Eka.

Translated from the original Indonesian this is an epic and important novel. The beautiful...

$32.99 $26.35

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Picture of Dead Men Don't Order Flake.

Dead Men Don't Order Flake.

Williams, Sue.

Cass Tuplin owns and operates the takeaway in Rusty Bone. She is the town's resident sleut...

$29.99 $23.95

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