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From one of Granta's Best Young British Novelists, an emotionally powerful, award-winning novel about an outsider haunted by an inescapable past.
 
Jake Whyte has retreated to a remote farmhouse on a craggy British island, a place of ceaseless rains and batt... read more

All the Birds, Singing
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First published in 1985, this book combines autobiography with a sense of the ways in which the objects with which we surround ourselves, and the places in which we live, build our private maps of reality and shape our personal mythologies. By the author of "An Imaginary Life" and "Antipodes".

12 Edmondstone Street
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A captivating and deeply personal novel from one of Australia's most respected authors. There was a piano in the kitchen and during the day Athena would shut herself in there under the portrait of Dexter's father and pick away at Bartok's Mikrokosmos or the easiest of Bach... read more

The Children's Bach
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A fictional recounting of the little-known true story of the first woman to ever set foot on Antarctica, and her extraordinary fight to get there. It's the early 1930s. Antarctic open-sea whaling is booming and a territorial race for the mysterious continent between Norwegian and British-Australian in... read more

Chasing the Light
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This is the fifth novel from the pen of Australia's best-selling social analyst. Set in a typical contemporary suburb, Ways of Escape is the first-person story of Tom, a clinical psychologist who is losing patience with his affluent, perfection-seeking clients. Divorced and struggling with professiona... read more

Ways of Escape
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 Aust Fiction

It s the summer of 1971, not far from the stone - fruit capital of New South Wales, where Mr Wigg lives on what is left of his family farm. Mrs Wigg has been gone a few years now and he thinks about her every day. He misses his daughter, too, and wonders when he ll see her again. He spend... read more

Mr Wigg
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'All in?' Kieran pulled me up, and the others followed. We gathered around the bigger tree. No one asked Matty - he just reached up and put his right hand on the trunk with ours. Kieran cleared his throat. 'We swear, on these trees, to always be friends. To protect each other... read more

This is told in two parallel stories - one is Jay's childhood spent with her friends exploring the banks of the Lachlan River in NSW and the other is her adult life in Canberra. Inga Simpson's beautiful writing transports you to both places and tells a story of one day that c... read more

Where the Trees Were
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 Aust Fiction

Series:The Tale of Shikanoko

In the opening pages of the action-packed Book One of Lian Hearn's epic Tale of Shikanoko a future lord is dispossessed of his birthright by a scheming uncle, a mountain sorcerer imbues a mask with the spirit of a great stag for ... read more

Emperor of the Eight Islands (Tale of Shikanoko #1-2 Prequel to Otori)
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Sei is a storyteller. It's 1884 in Tokyo, and for fifty years he has been a master of his art, but now he is starting to wonder if the new world has left him behind. Momentous changes are taking place, and everyone is looking for novelty and excitement. Just when he thinks he will never write again, h... read more

The Storyteller and His Three Daughters
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 Aust Fiction

Reading Level:very good
Awards:Baileys Longlist 2016

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of PEOPLE OF THE BOOK, YEAR OF WONDERS and MARCH comes a unique and vivid novel that retells the story of King David's extraordinary rise to power and fall from grace. 1000 BC. The Second Iron Age. The time of King David. Anointed as the chosen ... read more

The Secret Chord
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 Aust Fiction

"A gut punch of a book in the style of Le Guin, Atwood, and Butler. Claire G. Coleman's debut novel blazes with truth." -- Kelly Link, author of Get in Trouble
Terra Nullius (def): land belonging to no one; no man's land
"Jacky was running. There was no thought in his he... read more

Terra Nullius
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 Aust Fiction

Series:The Tale of Shikanoko

An ambitious warlord leaves his nephew for dead and seizes his lands. A stubborn father forces his younger son to surrender his wife to his older brother. A mysterious woman seeks five fathers for her children. A powerful priest meddles in th... read more

Emperor of the Eight Islands (The Tale of Shikanoko #1 & #2)
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