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In Life As I Know It, Michelle Payne tells her deeply moving story. It will lift your spirits, stir your heart and give you courage. Michelle was put on a horse aged four. At five years old her dream was to win the Melbourne Cup. A... read more

Life As I Know It (Ride Like a Girl Film Tie-In Edition)
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A beautiful, intimate and inspiring investigation into how we can find and nurture within ourselves that essential quality of internal happiness - the 'light within' that Julia Baird calls 'phosphorescence' ... read more

Phosphorescence: On Awe, Wonder and Things That Sustain You When the World Goes Dark
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The haunting story of the extraordinary Aboriginal woman behind the myth of 'the last Tasmanian Aborigine'.
'A compelling story, beautifully told' - JULIA BAIRD, author and broadcaster 'At last, a book to give Truganini the proper attention sh... read more

Truganini: Journey through the Apocalypse
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 Biography & Memoir

Reading Level:3 Biography

Stolen from his mother and placed into institutional care when he was only a few months old, Uncle Jack was raised under the government's White Australia Policy. The loneliness and isolation he experienced during those years had a devastating impact on... read more

Jack Charles: Born-again Blakfella
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 Biography & Memoir

In Other People's Houses publishing legend Hilary McPhee exchanges one hemisphere for another. Fleeing the aftermath of a failed marriage, she embarks on a writing project in the Middle East, for a member of the Hashemite royal family, a man she greatly respects. ... read more

Other People's Houses
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 Biography & Memoir

Series:Living Autobiography Ser.

Longlisted for the 2019 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction From the twice-Booker-shortlisted author comes a witty and audacious examination of writing and womanhood "Life falls apart. We try to get a grip. We try to hold it together. And then we r... read more

The Cost of Living
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 Biography & Memoir

Reading Level:3 Biography
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Bob Hawke's death in May 2019 sparked national mourning across the country as we remembered just how important Bob had been in the shaping of modern Australia. In an age when political personas have become increasingly formulaic and predictable, Bob was a man of gloriou... read more

Remembering Bob
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 Biography & Memoir

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'Educated is a remarkable memoir of a young woman raised in a survivalist family in Idaho who strives for education while still showing great understanding and love for the world she leaves behind.' - BARACK OBAMA ________________________ Tara Westover grew up preparing ... read more

Educated: A Memoir
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 Biography & Memoir

Series:Living Autobiography Ser.

Taking George Orwell's famous essay, 'Why I Write', as a jumping-off point, Deborah Levy offers her own indispensable reflections of the writing life. With wit, clarity and calm brilliance, she considers how the writer must stake claim to that contested territor... read more

Things I Don't Want to Know
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 Biography & Memoir

The dead do not hide the truth and they never lie. Through me the dead can speak ... Dr Richard Shepherd is the UK's foremost forensic pathologist, his job to understand the deaths which may have no natural cause. From crime scene to court room, his findings are cruci... read more

Unnatural Causes
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 Biography & Memoir

"Haunting, a book of ghosts and a book of this moment." --Parul Sehgal, The New York Times
A comic experiment in sociology and self-absorption, the award-winning author Thomas Clerc's autobiographical Interior is a unique invitation into a professor's preoccupations and ... read more

Interior
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 Biography & Memoir

A fierce, poignant and highly original memoir about sexuality, shame and the lure of the trees
'A brave and beautiful book, electrifying on sex and nature, religion and love. No one is writing quite like this. I'm so glad Luke Turner exists' OLIVIA LAING, author ... read more

Out of the Woods
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