'This book offers real insight into life and death medicine' - Dr. Michael Mosley Critical is an intelligent, compelling and profoundly insightful journey into the world of intensive care medicine and the lives of people who have forever ... read more

Critical: Science and Stories from the Brink of Human Life
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Dark, sharp, blackly funny and powerful, this is memoir, wielded as weapon. Telling the story of a splintered family, a mother who is unlike any other, and her daughters who have no choice but to come to the rescue, The Erratics has the tightly compressed energy of... read more

This slim little book, a memoir about adult siblings managing their erratic parents, is a big, bold and explosive story of family dysfunction, love, delusion, and the Alaskan Rocky Mountains. I could not put this down. Laveau-Harvie's writing is darkly humorous, an... read more

The Erratics (Stella winner 2019)
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From recruitment and training and the battlegrounds of Palestine, North Africa, Thailand, Burma and beyond, here are the highly individual stories of Australia's World War II Diggers told in their own voices - warts and all.

Larrikins in Khaki: Tales of Irreverence and Courage from World War II Diggers
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The Great Successor is an irreverent yet insightful quest to understand the life of Kim Jong Un, one of the world's most secretive dictators. Kim's life is swathed in myth and propaganda, fr... read more

The Great Successor: The Divinely Perfect Destiny of Brilliant Comrade Kim Jong un, Sun of the 21st Century
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 Biography

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"Stunning. A precise puncturing of the post-racial bubble." --Nafkote Tamirat For readers of Between the World and Me and We Should All Be Feminists, an intimate and profound meditation on the politics of race today, from prizewinning novelist... read more

I've Been Meaning to Tell You: A Letter to My Daughter (HB)
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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 winter,... read more

The Cow Book - A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm
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Discover the composer Robert Schumann's direct connection to Adelaide through the life of cellist, artist and spiritualist, Christian Reimers with a foreword written by celebrated international cellist Steven Isserlis
 

Christian Reimers : A Spirited Performer
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Anita Anand tells the remarkable story of one Indian's twenty-year quest for revenge, taking him around the world in search of those he held responsible for the Amritsar massacre of 1919, which cost the lives of hundreds.  When S... read more

The Patient Assassin: A True Tale of Massacre, Revenge and the Raj
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The heart-warming story of how a tiny hedgehog helped one man find hope. 'Could you look after it for a couple of days? . . .' So begins the extraordinary friendship between veterinarian Massimo, who is at a low spot in his life, and a tiny, orphaned hedgehog. Only a few da... read more

A Handful of Happiness
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'It's beautiful weather today - I sit down outside the lambing shed with my back up against a pen and savour the spring sunshine. All the sheep are bedded up and everyone is fed and watered. No ewe is lambing, and I have half an hour to myself. I stretch... read more

A Farmer's Diary - A Year at High House Farm
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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

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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