Category:

 Biography & Memoir

Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

When Dr Joan Arakkal chooses to specialise in orthopaedics while training in India, a field traditionally occupied by men, she slots into the world of bones with relative ease. But when her career takes her to the UK, and then Australia, she encounters the 'bonemen' - a boy's clu... read more

Slice Girls
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 Biography & Memoir

'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 pre... read more

Educated: A Memoir
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 Biography & Memoir

Awards:Winner ABIA Awards - General Non-Fiction Book of the Year 2019 Shortlisted ABIA General Non-Fiction Book of the Year 2019 Winner Victoria Premier's Literary Award Prize for Literature 2019    

Where have I come from? From the land of rivers, the land of waterfalls, the land of ancient chants, the land of mountains... In 2013, Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani was illegally detained on Manus Island. He has been there ever since. People would run to ... read more

No Friend but the Mountains
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Category:

 Australian

Awards:Longlisted Indie Book Awards 2019 Shortlisted ABIA Awards 2019

As a journalist, Leigh Sales often encounters people experiencing the worst moments of their lives in the full glare of the media. But one particular string of bad news stories--and a terrifying brush with h... read more

Any Ordinary Day: Blindsides, Resilience and What Happens after the Worst Day of Your Life
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 Biography & Memoir

Another Aussie icon. A West Australian great. Chosen well before his time to walk through Heaven's gate. The man we all admired, respected and adored, Was placed into the draft and was hand-picked by the Lord. He was passionate and humble, co... read more

The Legend from Bruce Rock - The Wally Foreman Story
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Category:

 Feel Good Non-fiction

Reading Level:4 Non Fiction

We've all had days when if we didn't laugh, we'd cry. Whether it's a domestic drama, career cockup or just a run-of-the-mill disaster, we've all been there - no matter who we are. In this hilarious and moving collection, well-known Australians from all walks of life ... read more

The Full Catastrophe - Removed
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Category:

 Australian

Reading Level:7 Kids Picture Books

A fascinating story about Miles Franklin, one of Australian literature's most significant women written by one of the biggest names in children's literature.
This is a story about iconic Australian writer Stella Miles Franklin, namesak... read more

Miss Franklin: How Miles Franklin's brilliant career began
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Jane Carswell began her working life at Pegasus Press shortly after its audacious publication of Janet Frame's novel Owls Do Cry, and years later she went on to write an award-winning memoir called Under the Huang Jiao Tree: Two journey... read more

Talk of Treasure: Words on Writing, Meditation and Life
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Category:

 Political

A Tumultuous Life is my story of my interesting, colourful and controversial life starting in the political cauldron of the Split tearing apart the Australian Labor Party in the 1950s, when I was a young child loving, talking and listening to my father, Tom, who taught me so much a... read more

A Tumultuous Life
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Ben Mezrich's 2009 bestseller The Accidental Billionaires is the definitive account of Facebook's founding - and the basis for the Academy Award-winning film The Social Network. Two of the story's iconic characters are H... read more

Bitcoin Billionaires: A True Story of Sex, Genius, Betrayal & Redemption
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 Literary

In 1906, Kathleen O'Connor left conservative Perth, where her famous father's life had ended in tragedy. She had her sights set on a career in thrilling, bohemian Paris. More than a century later, novelist Amanda Curtin faces her own questions, of life and of art, as she em... read more

Kathleen O'Connor of Paris
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Category:

 Biography & Memoir

Every day, President Obama received ten thousand letters from constituents. Every night, he read ten of them before going to bed. This is the story of the profound ways in which they shaped his presidency. Every evening for eight years, at his request, President ... read more

To Obama: Diary of a Nation
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