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Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer
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Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer

Jon Krakauer
Jon Krakauer's acclaimed account of a disastrous expedition on Mt Everest.This is the true story of a 24-hour period on Everest, when members of three separate expeditions were caught in...
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Fair Dinkum Histories: #1 Grim Crims and Convicts by Jackie French (Ex-libris) Fair Dinkum Histories: #1 Grim Crims and Convicts by Jackie French (Ex-libris)
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Fair Dinkum Histories: #1 Grim Crims and Convicts by Jackie French (Ex-libris)

Jackie French , Illustrated by Peter Sheehan
It was an incredible idea, to found a colony of convicts, eight months' sail away from Great Britain. It was a land with no cities, no farms, no rich spices....
$16.99 $5.00
Biography & True StoriesChildren and Young Adults

Chinese Cinderella by Adeline Yen Mah (Penguin)

Adeline Yen Mah
Jung-ling's family considers her bad luck because her mother died giving birth to her. They discriminate against her and make her feel unwanted yet she yearns and continuously strives for...
$19.99 $5.00
Children and Young AdultsEnglish

Fly A Rebel Flag: The Eureka Stockade by Robyn Annear

Robyn Annear
Part of the award-winning non-fiction series for teens, The Drum 3 December, 1854.  'We swear by the Southern Cross to stand truly by each other and fight to defend our...
$19.99 $5.00
Biography & True StoriesChildren and Young Adults

Hana's Suitcase: A True Story by Karen Levine

Karen Levine
When Hana's suitcase arrives from Germany at the small Holocaust education centre in Japan, all the children who visit want to know about Hana. When Fumiko Ishioka, the centre's curator,...
$16.95 $5.00
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Everything I Know About Writing by John Marsden

John Marsden
The ultimate "get off your bum and do it" book, Everything I Know About Writing will motivate anyone to write. It's a lively funny guide to writing, as readable as...
$8.50
Biography & True StoriesEnglish

My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin (Penguin Classics)

Miles Franklin
The fierce, irreverent novel of aspiration and rebellion that is both a cornerstone of Australian literature and a feminist classicMiles Franklin began the candid, passionate, and contrary My Brilliant Career when she...
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Children and Young AdultsEnglish

The Gallipoli Story by Patrick Carlyon

Patrick Carlyon
The men were huddled in lifeboats. Some prayed that their legs would work. Some smiled to show they weren't scared. They peered into the darkness ahead and saw nothing. Then,...
$17.99 $5.00
Biography & True StoriesEnglish

The Fiftieth Gate by Mark Raphael Baker

Mark Raphael Baker
This gate here, I recognise it. Behind it is a steep slope, a hill, fields, grass. We would slide down it in winter.' At last, an incontrovertible test through which...
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Who Am I? The Diary of Mary Talence, Sydney 1937 by Anita Heiss (My Story Series)
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Who Am I? The Diary of Mary Talence, Sydney 1937 by Anita Heiss (My Story Series)

Anita Heiss
The Diary of Mary Talence, Sydney, 1937. "I woke up this morning and I couldn't stop crying cos this place is not my home, even though everyone says it is....
$19.99 $6.50
Biography & True StoriesEnglish

The Mud House: Four Friends, One Block of Land, No Power Tools by Richard Glover

Richard Glover
In this frank, funny and thought-provoking memoir, Richard Glover describes how he and his friend Philip and their partners built a house in the bush on weekends. It was a...
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He'll be OK: Growing Gorgeous Boys into Good Men by Celia Lashlie He'll be OK: Growing Gorgeous Boys into Good Men by Celia Lashlie
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He'll be OK: Growing Gorgeous Boys into Good Men by Celia Lashlie

Celia Lashlie
How do you raise boys to men in a world where trouble beckons at every turn? How do you make sure they learn the 'right' lessons, stay out of danger,...
$34.99 $10.00
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Half the Sky, How to Change the World by Nicholas D. Kristoff & Sheryl Wudunn
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Half the Sky, How to Change the World by Nicholas D. Kristoff & Sheryl Wudunn

Nicholas D. Kristoff & Sheryl Wudunn
Pulitzer Prize-winning reporting team, husband and wife Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, take us on a journey through Africa and Asia to meet an extraordinary array of exceptional women...
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Children and Young AdultsEnglish

Red Scarf Girl: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution - Ji Li Jiang

Ji Li Jiang
It's 1966, and twelve-year-old Ji-li Jiang has everything a girl could want: brains, popularity, and a bright future in Communist China. But it's also the year that China's leader, Mao...
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The Motorcycle Diaries: Notes on a Latin American journey by Ernesto Che Guevara

Ernesto Che Guevara
A new edition from Ocean Press of the young Che Guevara's lively and highly entertaining travel diary is published to coincide with the new movie from Robert Redford and Walter...
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Private Dicks & Feisty Chicks: An Interrogation Of Crime Fiction
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Private Dicks & Feisty Chicks: An Interrogation Of Crime Fiction

Catherine Cole
Private Dicks and Feisty Chicks is an entertaining and fast-paced exploration of crime fiction. Written by Cathy Cole, a published crime author, it addresses the reasons why readers of crime...
$29.95 $15.00
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Conquering Beastly Writing: A Practical Guide for Non-Writer's etc by Bill Collopy Conquering Beastly Writing: A Practical Guide for Non-Writer's etc by Bill Collopy
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Conquering Beastly Writing: A Practical Guide for Non-Writer's etc by Bill Collopy

Bill Collopy
Conquering Beastly Writing also has mass market appeal for non-writers, who need to write in their daily routine of business, government, schooling, further education, and on-line commercial and social networking.Our...
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The Playboy Book by Gretchen Edgren (Hardcover, 1994, 1st Edition) The Playboy Book by Gretchen Edgren (Hardcover, 1994, 1st Edition)
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The Playboy Book by Gretchen Edgren (Hardcover, 1994, 1st Edition)

Gretchen Edgren
Formed in 1953, Playboy has grown to become the most popular magazine for men. This book presents 40 years of Playboy, including articles, interviews, artworks, cartoons, and playmates.
$15.00
Fire by Sebastian Junger (SIGNED on the title page) Fire by Sebastian Junger (SIGNED on the title page)
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Fire by Sebastian Junger (SIGNED on the title page)

Sebastian Junger
A collection of essays on wildfire and wars around the world. Includes a new essay on Afghanistan and a new Afterword on the significance of the attack on 9/11. SIGNED...
$15.00
Hooked: The Story of the New Zealand Fishing Industry by David Johnson Hooked: The Story of the New Zealand Fishing Industry by David Johnson
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Hooked: The Story of the New Zealand Fishing Industry by David Johnson

David Johnson
Fishing is not an industry. It's a passion. That passion grips people of all backgrounds, all ages. Some are hunters, who would catch the last fish in the world if...
$39.95
Zuni : Selected Writings of Frank Hamilton Cushing Zuni : Selected Writings of Frank Hamilton Cushing
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Zuni : Selected Writings of Frank Hamilton Cushing

Edited with an Introduction by Jesse Green
"Frank Hamilton Cushing's stay at Zuñi pueblo from 1879 to 1884 made him the first professional anthropologist actually to live with his subjects. Learning the language and winning acceptance as...
$20.00
My Century by Gunter Grass (Hardcover/ Dust Jacket) My Century by Gunter Grass (Hardcover/ Dust Jacket)
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My Century by Gunter Grass (Hardcover/ Dust Jacket)

Gunter Grass
Günter Grass tells us a story for every year of our century. He writes of great events and seemingly trivial occurrences, of technical developments and scientific discoveries, of achievements in...
$16.50
Abu Nidal: A Gun for Hire by Patrick Seale (Hardcover/ Dust Jacket, 1992 1st Edition Abu Nidal: A Gun for Hire by Patrick Seale (Hardcover/ Dust Jacket, 1992 1st Edition
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Abu Nidal: A Gun for Hire by Patrick Seale (Hardcover/ Dust Jacket, 1992 1st Edition

Patrick Seale
Abu Nidal is the man responsible for the Lockerbie bombing and countless murders of innocent civilians and moderate Palestinians. He is a very dangerous terrorist without scruples, who has emerged...
$5.00
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War : A History in 100 Battles by Richard Overy
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War : A History in 100 Battles by Richard Overy

Richard Overy
The object of this book is to introduce readers to a whole range of military history which has all the drama, dangers, horrors and excitement that we associate with Stalingrad...
$24.95 $10.00
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