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Robert Manne

A stunning new collection of essays from Australia’s leading public intellectual.

Clive Hamilton

In 2008 Clive Hamilton was at Parliament House in Canberra when the Beijing Olympic torch relay p

Jordan B. Peterson

What does everyone in the modern world need to know?

Jacqui Lambie

Jacqui Lambie has always stood out from the mainstream of Australian politicians - even in the an

Witold Szabłowski, Translated by Antonia Lloyd-Jones

I used to bottle-feed my father’s two bears. When my son was born, they were kept together.

Billy Griffiths

Soon after Billy Griffiths joins his first archaeological dig as camp manager and cook, he is hoo

Michael Pembroke

This lucid book should be compulsory reading for anyone who wonders how the situation on the Kore

Johann Hari

From the New York Times bestselling author of Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the

Thomas Harding

A groundbreaking examination of a terrifying murder and its aftermath by the bestselling author o

Richard Fidler , Kari Gislason

A gripping blend of family mystery, contemporary stories and the beautiful and bloody Viking tale

Don Watson

From birds, to love letters, imagined apologies, mind-numbing management-speak, Oscar Wilde, Anza

Alexis Wright

A new book by Miles Franklin-winning author Alexis Wright, author of Carpentaria and The Swan Boo

Giorgio van Straten

Whatever happened to the books that once existed and can no longer be found?

Frank Moorhouse

A celebration of a great Australian love affair, 'The Drover’s Wife' in the Australian imaginatio

Hannah Jewell

100 fascinating and brilliantly written stories about history's bravest, baddest but little known

Chris Masters

Australia's foremost investigative journalist goes deep into the heart of our Special Forces long

Peter FitzSimons

The iconic Australian exploration story - brought to life by Peter FitzSimons, Australia's storyt

Stephen Fry

One of the most imaginative minds alive retells the greatest stories in history - the Greek Myths

Ruth Hobday, Geoff Blackwell

An extraordinary book about equality founded on 200 original and diverse interviews with women fr


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