Even if you're not an activist (yet), at a time when the news is written for clicks and elections are foight with three-word slogans, it's crucial to preserve some record of events that isn't 'fake news' or politic... read more

How Powerful We Are: Behind the scenes with one of Australia's leading activists
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The shocking truth about Australia's financial institutions, as told by the journalist who did most to bring about Australia's banking royal commission. Against all the odds Australia ended up with a banking... read more

Banking Bad: Whistleblowers. Corporate cover-ups. One journalist's fight for the truth.
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Issue 17
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Issue 16
Why are ‘successful’ people often miserable? By that I mean people who have risen to the top of their field, be it in television, the arts, business, and so forth. Having reached the pinnacle of their career... read more

Womankind Magazine
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Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

Malcolm Gladwell, host of the podcast Revisionist History and #1 bestselling author of The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, David and Goliath, and What the Dog Saw, offers a powerful examination of our interactions with ... read more

Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know
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The dramatic story of the extraordinary trial of the third most senior Catholic cleric in the world for child sex abuse, and the conviction that sent ripples around the world.

Fallen: Inside Story of the Secret Trial and Conviction of Cardinal George Pell
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The Monthly is one of Australia’s boldest voices, providing enlightening commentary and vigorous, at times controversial, debate on the issues that affect the nation. Home to our finest thinkers, journalists and critics, including David Marr, Helen Garner,... read more

Monthly Magazine
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A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2018ONE OF THE ECONOMIST'S BOOKS OF THE YEARA NEW YORK TIMES CRITICS' TOP BOOK
 
"An intelligent explanation of the mechanisms that produced the crisis and the response to it...One o... read more

Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World
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** Fully reviewed and updated for the 2018-2019 financial year**
This is the only money guide you'll ever need
That's a bold claim, given there are already thousands of finance books on the shelves.
So w... read more

The Barefoot Investor: The Only Money Guide You'll Ever Need Updated 2019
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Katherine Rundell - Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, and prize-winning author of five novels for children - explores how children's books ignite, and can re-ignite, the imagination; how children's fiction, with its... read more

Why You Should Read Children's Books, Even Though You Are So Old and Wise
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 Current Affairs

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When information is a weapon, everyone is at war. We live in a world of influence operations run amok, a world of dark ads, psy-ops, hacks, bots, soft facts, ISIS, Putin, trolls, Trump. We've lost not only our sense of peace and demo... read more

This is Not Propaganda: Adventures in the War Against Reality
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In her bestselling book The Memory Code Lynne Kelly uncovers the memory methods of the ancients. She has now tested them thoroughly and in Memory Craft she shows how anyone of any age can use traditional memory methods to expand their memory capacity and to memorise whatever they want.

Memory Craft: Improve Your Memory Using the Most Powerful Methods and Tools from Around the World
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Reading Level:3 Biography

Don Dunstan was one of the most significant political figures of twentieth-century Australia. As Premier of South Australia, he blazed a trail of reform. But his influence reached far beyond his home state. He was seen as the architect... read more

Don Dunstan: The Visionary Politician Who Changed Australia
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