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 Biography

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Munjed's new book is once more a journey, but this time takes him across the world on a quest to save others rather than himself.
In Munjed Al Muderis's bestselling memoir Walking Free, he des... read more

Going Back: How a Former Refugee and now an Internationally Acclaimed Surgeon Returned to Iraq
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 Biography

In 1999, Munjed Al Muderis was a young surgical resident working in Baghdad when a squad of Military Police marched into the operating theater and ordered the surgical team to mutilate the ears of three busloads of army deserters. When the head of surgery... read more

Walking Free: The Extraordinary True Story
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Steve Woolston would never describe himself as famous, but it's fair to say that he's a legend in certain circles, with extraordinary stories to tell. A gun shearer, who loves horses, dogs and fast ... read more

Finding Steve's Place - The Adventurous Life of a Boy from the Bush and His Search for the Perfect Wave
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 Biography

Why would anyone join a cult?
Maybe they're unhappy with their current religion, or they want to change the world, or they're disappointed with their lives and want to find something bigger or holier that makes sense of this confusing, chaotic and dangerous world. Or maybe they just wan... read more

Zealot
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Leo is having trouble fitting in. Whether it's pulling his pants down in the schoolyard or compulsively saluting Mazdas because the company sponsors his football team, Leo can never seem to say or do the right thing. And Jo is struggling to help... read more

Boomer and Me: A Memoir of Motherhood, and Asperger's
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 Biography

'[A] brilliant biography' Australian Women's Weekly'
Undoubtedly a remarkable woman' Weekend Australian'
Danielle Clode breathes life into the story of Edith Coleman... an approachable blend of biography, science, nature writing and social history.' Adelaide A... read more

The Wasp and The Orchid
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 Biography

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Caro Llewellyn's family was unconventional from the beginning. Her parents met in hospital, where her father, confined to an iron lung after contracting polio, seduced his nurse and married her.
Growing up, Caro watched her father embrace life, undaunted and ingenious in t... read more

Diving into Glass
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 Biography

Violence, treachery and cruelty run through the generational veins of Rick Morton?s family. A horrific accident thrusts his mother and siblings into a world impossible for them to navigate, a life of poverty and drug addiction One Hundred Years of Dirtis an unflinching ... read more

One Hundred Years of Dirt
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The intimate account of a year on an Irish farm - and a keyhole history of man's relationship with the cow.
Farming has been in John Connell's family for generations, but he never intended to follow in his father's footsteps. Until, one w... read more

The Cow Book - A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm
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On the scorching February day in 2009 that became known as Black Saturday, a man lit two fires in Victoria's Latrobe Valley, then sat on the roof of his house to watch the inferno.
In the Valley, where the rates of crime were the highest in the state, more than t... read more

The Arsonist: A Mind on Fire - Indie Non-Fiction Winner 2019
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 Biography

Nothing could have prepared the sensitive, English, private-school girl for her new life in Australia. Culturally dumped in the deep end, she struggles valiantly to survive - first, the turbulent trials of high school, then the somewhat bizarre challenges of living away from home in orde... read more

A Way to Go
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 Biography

The extraordinary true story of a heroic ambulance driver who created a cat sanctuary in the midst of war-torn Aleppo. "I'll stay with them no matter what happens. Someone who has mercy in his heart for humans has mercy for every living thing."
When war came to... read more

The Last Sanctuary in Aleppo
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