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New Non-Fiction


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 General

'He's like an American Alan Bennett, in that his own fastidiousness becomes the joke, as per the taxi encounter, or his diary entry about waiting interminably in a coffee-bar queue' Brian Logan, Guardian review of An Eveni... read more

Theft by Finding: Diaries Vol 1
$30.00 (AUD) inc GST
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Your gut is astonishingly clever. It contains millions of neurons – as many as you would find in the brain of a cat – and is home to the microbiome, an army of microbes that in... read more

The Clever Guts Diet: How to Revolutionise Your Body From the Inside Out
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 Australian

A memoir about staying in one place, told through trees, by the award-winning author of MR WIGG, NEST and WHERE THE TREES WERE. "The understorey is where I live, alongside these plants and creatures. I tend the forest, stand at the foot ... read more

Understory
$33.00 (AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 14

Category:

 Essays

Series:Quarterly Essay

In this vivid, urgent essay, Anna Krien explores the psychology and politics of a warming world. She visits frontlines in Australia's climate wars - the Great Barrier Reef, the Hunter Valley, the Coalit... read more

Quarterly Essay 66: Anna Krien on the Climate Deadlock
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Category:

 Political

Chris Patten was a cradle Catholic (hence the title), became one of the most prominent Tory 'Wets' of the 1980s and 1990s, and went on to hold a series of prominent public offices - Chairman of the Conservative Party, the last Gover... read more

First Confession
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Category:

 Australian

In the late 1960s Sydney was one of the most prosperous places on earth and one of the most corrupt. A large proportion of the population was engaged in illegal gambling and other activities that made colourful characters s... read more

Sydney Noir : The Golden Years
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Category:

 On Writing

For Adam Phillips - as for Freud and many of his followers - poetry and poets have always held an essential place, as both precursors and unofficial collaborators in the psychoanalytic project. But the same has never held true in reverse.... read more

In Writing
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A visceral coming-of-age tale from the young woman who dared to stand up to a kingdom of men. Best known for her campaign work for women's rights, including the Women2Drive campaign, this is ... read more

Daring to Drive: The Young Saudi Woman Who Stood Up to a Kingdom of Men
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The first comprehensive and authoritative history of the Koh-i Noor, arguably the most celebrated and mythologised jewel in the world. On 29 March 1849, the ten-year-old Maharajah of the Punjab was u... read more

Koh-I-Noor: The History of the World's Most Famous Diamond
$25.00 (AUD) inc GST
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Category:

 Australian

The original Anti-Cool Girl is back! Rosie Waterland took Australia by storm in 2015 with her critically acclaimed, bestselling memoir The Anti-Cool Girl, her irrepresible, blackly comic account of her unconventional childhood. ... read more

Every Lie I've Ever Told
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Fifty Inventions that Shaped the Modern Economy paints the epic picture of economic change in an intimate way, by telling the stories of tools and ideas that had far-reaching and unexpected consequences.

50 Inventions that Shaped the Modern Economy
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Category:

 Australian

Last King of the Cross lays bare Australia's most notorious underworld figure. In the mongrel tongue of the streets, John writes of fleeing war-torn Tripoli with his family and growing up in Sydney's rough and tumble west - befor... read more

Last King of the Cross
$35.00 (AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 0
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