2024 books (102 pages) in this category

A Gambling Man

Charles II and the Restoration

by Jenny Uglow

From acclaimed biographer Jenny Uglow, a portrait of Charles II and the first decade of the Restoration: a time of glamour and gossip, drama and risk, faction and crisis. ...

ISBN: 9780571217342

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

A Gift from Bob

How a Street Cat Helped One Man Learn the Meaning of Christmas

by James Bowen

ISBN: 9781473605800

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Gift from Darkness

How I Escaped with my Daughter from Boko Haram

by Patience Ibrahim

ISBN: 9781408708958

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

A Girl From Oz

by Lyndall Hobbs

<DIV>In this memoir, Lyndall Hobbs bares all. Heartfelt, hilarious and down-to-earth, this book brims with Hobbs&#39; honesty, charm and self-deprecating voice as she comes of age and leaves home to live among the stars.<BR /> &#160;<BR /> Too ...

ISBN: 9781742708669

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

by Dave Eggers

ISBN: 9780330456715

Binding: Paperback

$22.95

A History Of Britain In 21 Women

by Jenni Murray

I was 10 years old when I came across Boadicea, and she became the first woman to make me realise that the designated future of a girl born in 1950 – to be sweet, domesticated, undemanding and super feminine – was not always realistic. Boadicea

ISBN: 9781489385000

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

A House Full of Daughters

by Juliet Nicolson

All families have their myths and Juliet Nicolson's was no different- her flamenco dancing great-great-grandmother Pepita, the flirty manipulation of her great-grandmother Victoria, the infamous eccentricity of her grandmother Vita, her mother's

ISBN: 9780099598039

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

A House in Flanders

by Michael Jenkins

<p>In 1951 Michael Jenkins, then 14 years old, spent the summer with the aunts in Flanders. His aunts were a group of elderly women whose connection to his family had never been explained but they immediately embraced him and he quickly became ...

ISBN: 9780285643604

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A House In The Sky

by Amanda Lindhout

As a child, Amanda Lindhout escaped a violent household by paging through issues of National Geographic and imagining herself in its exotic locales. Later in life, in war-ridden Afghanistan and Iraq she carved out a fledgling career as a ...

ISBN: 9781486211241

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$39.95

A House In The Sky

by Amanda Lindhout

As a child, Amanda Lindhout escaped a violent household by paging through issues of National Geographic and imagining herself in its exotic locales. Later in life, in war-ridden Afghanistan and Iraq she carved out a fledgling career as a ...

ISBN: 9781486211258

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$34.95

A King in Hiding

How a child refugee became a world chess champion

by Xavier Parmentier

A very modern fairytale of a refugee child taking the chess world by storm. ...

ISBN: 9781848318281

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Life Discarded: 148 Diaries Found in a Skip

by Alexander Masters

Unique, transgressive and as funny as its subject, A Life Discarded has all the suspense of a murder mystery. Written with his characteristic warmth, respect and humour, Masters asks you to join him in celebrating an unknown and important life ...

ISBN: 9780008130817

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Life of Lies and Spies

Tales of a CIA Covert Ops Polygraph Interrogator

by Alan B Trabue

Alan Trabue chose a bizarre, dangerous way to make a living. In A Life of Lies and Spies, Trabue exposes the often perilous world of polygraphing foreign spies in support of CIA espionage programs. He recounts his incredible, true-life ...

ISBN: 9781250065049

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

A Long Way from Wyandra

My story - from the bush to Black Caviar

by Peter Moody

The forthright, fascinating memoir of Peter Moody, trainer of Black Caviar and one of Australia's most high-profile and best-liked racing identities. ...

ISBN: 9781760295202

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

A Long Way Gone: The True Story of a Child Soldier

by Ishmael Beah

The first-person account of a 26-year-old who fought in the war in Sierra Leone as a 12-year-old boy. &#8216;My new friends have begun to suspect that I haven't told them the full story of my life.&#8220;Why did you leave Sierra ...

ISBN: 9780007247097

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Man's Got To Have A Hobby

Long Summers with my Dad

by William McInnes

William McInnes is a talented writer and a natural storyteller. A tail-end baby boomer, he recalls summer holidays that seemed to go on forever, when he and his mates would walk down to fish in the bay; a time when the Aussie battler stood as ...

ISBN: 9781489018601

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$14.95

A Mother's Reckoning: Living in the aftermath of the Columbine tragedy

by Sue Klebold

"On April 20, 1999, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold walked into Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. Over the course of minutes, they would kill twelve students and a teacher and wound twenty-four others before taking their own lives. ...

ISBN: 9780753556801

Binding: Paperback

$35.00

A Mother's Reckoning: Living in the aftermath of the Columbine tragedy

by Sue Klebold

On April 20, 1999, Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold walked into Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado. Over the course of minutes, they would kill twelve students and a teacher and wound twenty-four others before taking their own ...

ISBN: 9780753556818

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

A Mother's Story

by Rosie Batty

A profoundly moving and inspiring memoir from Australia's domestic violence crusader, Rosie Batty. Rosie Batty knows pain no woman should have to suffer. Her son was killed by his father in a violent incident in February 2014, a horrendous ...

ISBN: 9781460750551

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

A Mother's Story

by Rosie Batty

An updated edition of the profoundly moving and inspiring memoir from Australia's domestic violence crusader, Rosie Batty. Rosie Batty knows pain no woman should have to suffer. Her son was killed by his father in a violent incident in February

ISBN: 9781460752623

Binding: Paperback

$19.99