12 Years a Slave

by Northup Solomon

A film tie-in edition of this eloquent and powerful memoir, to accompany the major new film starring Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender and Chiwetel Ejiofor.Perhaps the best written of all the slave narratives, Twelve Years a Slave is a harrowing ...

ISBN: 9780141393827

Binding: Paperback


Diary of a Foreign Minister

by Bob Carr

Six years after vacating his position as the longest-serving Premier of New South Wales, Bob Carr returned to politics in his dream job: as Foreign Minister of Australia and a senior federal cabinet minister. For 18 months he kept a diary ...

ISBN: 9781742234175

Binding: Hardback


From Arafat to Everest

2nd edition

by Mark Squirrell

From car bombings, to meeting Yasser Arafat, from Afghanistan to Melbourne and the top of Everest, to Athens, to Palestine and back to Timor Leste, Mark Squirrell has experienced more than many can dream of. From Arafat to Everest (2nd ed) ...

ISBN: 9781922175366

Binding: Paperback


The Lucky One A story of courage, hope and bright pink lipstick

by Krystal Barter

'I feel lucky I was born with cancer in my DNA. Crazy as it sounds, I consider myself lucky that, when I was just twenty-two years old, I discovered I had a ninety per cent chance of developing breast cancer: the same, insidious disease that had

ISBN: 9781743317303

Binding: Paperback


Beethoven Anguish and Triumph

by Jan Swafford

Jan Swafford's biographies of Charles Ives and Johannes Brahms have established him as a revered music historian, capable of bringing his subjects vibrantly to life. His magnificent new biography of Ludwig van Beethoven peels away layers of ...

ISBN: 9780571312559

Binding: Hardback


Ponting: At the Close of Play

by Ricky Ponting

The long-awaited autobiography of Ricky Ponting - an Australian cricket legend. The number 1 bestseller, At the Close of Play is the inspiring story of Ricky Ponting, one of the greatest Australian cricketers to have worn the baggy green. His ...

ISBN: 9780732291822

Binding: Hardback


Twists and Turns

by Matthew Mitcham

No one who has ever seen Matthew Mitcham perform one of his heartstopping dives or make Olympic history would ever guess the obstacles he had to overcome just to be a contender. 'People kept remarking on how they were surprised that a gold medal

ISBN: 9780732294892

Binding: Paperback


Now I Can Dance

by Tina Arena

An, honest, funny, real and totally revealing autobiography from Tina Arena, celebrating a phenomenally successful 40 years as an internationally acclaimed singer/songwriter. Honest and intimate, funny and frank, Now I Can Dance is the ...

ISBN: 9780732297565

Binding: Paperback



by Amoruso Sophie

The first thing Sophia Amoruso sold online wasn't fashion - it was a stolen book. She spent her teens hitchhiking, committing petty theft, and dumpster diving. By twenty-two, she had resigned herself to employment, but was still broke, ...

ISBN: 9780241181041

Binding: Paperback


Dear Fatty

by Dawn French

Dawn French is one of the greatest comedy actresses of our time, with a career that has spanned nearly three decades. Loved for her irreverant humour, Dawn has achieved massive mainstream success while continuing to push boundaries and challenge

ISBN: 9780099519478

Binding: Paperback



by Morrissey

Steven Patrick Morrissey was born in Manchester on May 22nd 1959. Singer-songwriter and co-founder of the Smiths (1982-1987), Morrissey has been a solo artist for twenty-six years, during which time he has had three number 1 albums in England in

ISBN: 9780141394817

Binding: Paperback


Letters to Vera

by Nabokov Vladimir

Edmund White called Vladimir Nabokov 'the most passionate novelist of the twentieth century.' Nabokov's passion for his wife Véra spanned the last fifty-four years of his life, from the first poem he wrote for her in 1923, after only hours ...

ISBN: 9780141192239

Binding: Hardback


Tracks Film Tie-in

by Robyn Davidson

With a new postscript by the author and a stunning colour picture section.'I experienced that sinking feeling you get when you know you have conned yourself into doing something difficult and there's no going back.' So begins Robyn Davidson's ...

ISBN: 9781408847145

Binding: Paperback


Last Man Standing: Tales from Tinseltown (Roger Moore)

by Roger Moore

In a career that spans over seven decades, Roger Moore has been at the very heart of the show business scene. Of course, he's an actor and has starred in films that have made him famous the world over; but he's also a tremendous prankster, joker

ISBN: 9781782432074

Binding: Hardback


World''s Richest Man

Carlos Slim in His Own Words

by Tanni Haas

When Carlos Slim claimed the top spot on "Forbes's" annual list of the world's richest people in 2010, it was the first time since 1994 that the spot wasn't occupied by an American and, even more impressively, the first time that a person from a

ISBN: 9781932841848

Binding: Paperback


Wrecking Crew

by Caesar Campbell

From the bestselling author of EnforcerWrecking Crew takes you into the heart of the Bandidos, and the outlaw biker world, through the eyes, fists and boots of Caesar Campbell, founding member of the Bandidos in Australia and the club's ...

ISBN: 9781742610481

Binding: Paperback


Blue Nights

by Joan Didion

From one of America's greatest and most iconic writers: an honest and courageous portrait of age and motherhood. Several days before Christmas 2003, Joan Didion's only daughter, Quintana, fell seriously ill. In 2010, Didion marked the sixth ...

ISBN: 9780007432929

Binding: Paperback


Ride Like Hell and You''ll Get There Detours into mayhem

by Paul Carter

Attempting 300 kph on an untested experimental motorcycle could be considered a perfect way to kill yourself, but Paul Carter is still, well, Paul Carter and danger at high speed is his second name.Whether discovering that being dyslexic means ...

ISBN: 9781743312766

Binding: Paperback




ISBN: 9781429255264

Binding: Paperback



by Lenny Hayes

Known by footballers and fans alike as the Gentleman of Football, Lenny Hayes' career in AFL has been a rollercoaster of successes and hardships. Since joining St Kilda as a rookie, he has soldiered through a lengthy knee reconstruction which ...

ISBN: 9781742708218

Binding: Hardback