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 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 ... read more

The Full Catastrophe - Removed
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 Feel Good Non-fiction

Reading Level:3 Biography

Praise for Corey White's stand-up- 'Captivating' Tom Gleeson 'It's a spiritually enriching show. Whitey has safer hands than Gilchrist circa 2003 ...
Strap in for this one, it's a harrowing little number that leaves you in a good mood, quite ... read more

The Prettiest Horse in the Glue Factory
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'Painfully funny. The pain and the funniness somehow add up to something entirely good, entirely noble and entirely loveable.' - Stephen Fry
Sunday Times Humour Book of the Year Winner of the Books Are My Bag Non-Fiction Book ... read more

This Is Going to Hurt: Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor
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A take no prisoners' approach to life has seen Paul Carter heading to some of the world's most remote, wild and dangerous places as a contractor in the oil business. Amazingly, he's survived (so far) to tell these stories from the edge of civilization, and reason.

Don't Tell Mum I Work on the Rigs: She Thinks I'm a Piano Player in a Whorehouse
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Carter writes as if he has ADD, careering through his life on oil rigs in exotic locations. He won't win the Booker, but his yarns burn with anarchic energy ...in a word, irrepressible.' - Herald Sun He's back on the rigs and ... read more

This is Not a Drill: Just Another Glorious Day in the Oilfield
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 Feel Good Non-fiction

A chance encounter in an auction house is the jumping-off point for William's inimitable take on our sport-obsessed nation, Australian popular culture and the artefacts and memorabilia that both make us cringe with recognition and laugh with warm affection. His trademark humour... read more

Full Bore
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 Feel Good Non-fiction

Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

My Family and Other Animalsis the bewitching account of a rare and magical childhood on the island of Corfu by treasured British conservationist Gerald Durrell. Escaping the ills of the British climate, the Durrell family - acne-ridden Margo, g... read more

My Family And Other Animals (Popular Penguin)
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 Feel Good Non-fiction

Reading Level:General Adult

A new collection of essays from the #1 New York Times bestselling author who has been called "the preeminent humorist of his generation" (Entertainment Weekly).
 
From the unique perspective of David Sedaris comes a new collection of essa... read more

Let's Explore Diabetes With Owls
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 Feel Good Non-fiction

Series:Film Tie-in S.

In this unforgettable, and by turns hilarious and harrowing memoir, Augusten Burroughs recounts the bizarre events of his childhood. After his parents' divorce, his mother, a delusional poet, left him in the care of her psychiatrist, a man who might have benefited from a little... read more

Running with Scissors
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Once I was the poster boy for corporate success, but now I'm crashing through the bush in a storm in search of a missing pig. How the hell did we end up here?   Todd and Jeff have had enough of the city. Sick of the daily grind ... read more

Thirty Thousand Bottles of Wine and a Pig Called Helga
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 Feel Good Non-fiction

The word bogan has a bad rap; first impressions are still associated with flannelette, VB, utes and mullets. But this would be wrong. The bogan has advanced and needs new explanation, evolution has cursed (or blessed, depending on your thinking) us with a modern versio... read more

Things Bogans Like
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"Bill Bryson's first travel book opened with the immortal line, I come from Des Moines. Somebody had to.' In this deeply funny and personal memoir, he travels back in time to explore the ordinary kid he once was, in the curious world of 1950s Middle America.... read more

The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid
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