2203 books (111 pages) in this category

A Different Kind Of Daughter

The Girl Who Hid From the Taliban in Plain Sight

by Maria Toorpakai

Maria Toorpakai Wazir has lived her life disguised as a boy, defying the Taliban, in order to pursue her love of sport. Coming second in a national junior weightlifting event for boys, Maria decided to put her future in her own hands by going in

ISBN: 9781509846160

Binding: CD-Audio

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$39.95

A Different Kind Of Daughter

The Girl Who Hid From the Taliban in Plain Sight

by Maria Toorpakai

Maria Toorpakai Wazir has lived her life disguised as a boy, defying the Taliban, in order to pursue her love of sport. Coming second in a national junior weightlifting event for boys, Maria decided to put her future in her own hands by going in

ISBN: 9781509846177

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

$43.95

A Fortunate Life

by A.B. Facey

Born in 1894, Facey lived the rough frontier life of a sheep farmer, survived the gore of Gallipoli, raised a family through the Depression and spent sixty years with his beloved wife, Evelyn. Despite enduring hardships we can barely imagine ...

ISBN: 9781743119969

Binding: CD-Audio

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$49.95

A Fortunate Life

by A.B. Facey

Born in 1894, Facey lived the rough frontier life of a sheep farmer, survived the gore of Gallipoli, raised a family through the Depression and spent sixty years with his beloved wife, Evelyn. Despite enduring hardships we can barely imagine ...

ISBN: 9781743136690

Binding: CD-Extra

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$44.95

A Fortunate Man

The Story of a Country Doctor

by John Berger

Berger's exploration of what it means to heal, now inducted into the Canons series nearly fifty years after its first publication. ...

ISBN: 9781782115038

Binding: Paperback

$23.99

A Free Flame

Australian Women Writers and Vocation in the Twentieth Century

by Ann-Marie Priest

<p>HIGHLY COMMENDED IN THE 2016 DOROTHY HEWETT AWARD FOR AN UNPUBLISHED MANUSCRIPT</p> <p>‘I need to be a writer,’ Ruth Park told her future husband, D’Arcy Niland, on the eve of their marriage. ‘That’s what I need from life.’</p> <p>She was not

ISBN: 9781742589589

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

A Friend Like Henry

by Nuala Gardner

ISBN: 9780340934029

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Chemo

Not a depressing misery memoir

by Ileana von Hirsch

A unique memoir that cuts through the cancer taboo. ...

ISBN: 9781780723532

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Chemo

by Luke Ryan

ISBN: 9781922213242

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

A Gift from Darkness

How I Escaped with my Daughter from Boko Haram

by Patience Ibrahim

ISBN: 9780349142586

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

by Dave Eggers

ISBN: 9780330456715

Binding: Paperback

$22.95

A History of the World in 21 Women

by Jenni Murray

They led while others followed. They stood up and spoke out when no one else would. They broke the mould in art, music and literature. Each of them fought, in their own way, for change.<br>Encompassing artists, politicians, activists, reporters ...

ISBN: 9781786074102

Binding: Hardback

$32.99

A House In The Sky

by Amanda Lindhout

As a child, Amanda Lindhout escaped a violent household by paging through issues of National Geographic and imagining herself in its exotic locales. Later in life, in war-ridden Afghanistan and Iraq she carved out a fledgling career as a ...

ISBN: 9781486211241

Binding: CD-Audio

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$39.95

A House In The Sky

by Amanda Lindhout

As a child, Amanda Lindhout escaped a violent household by paging through issues of National Geographic and imagining herself in its exotic locales. Later in life, in war-ridden Afghanistan and Iraq she carved out a fledgling career as a ...

ISBN: 9781486211258

Binding: CD-Extra

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$34.95

A Kenya Beginning

by Robin Swift

The book tells of Robins childhood in the 1950s during the Mau Mau troubles,and his time at the Royal Agricultural College at Cirencester in England. After college, Robin returned to Kenya and coffee farming. Later, he quit farming and moved to ...

ISBN: 9780994493293

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

A King in Hiding

How a child refugee became a world chess champion

by Fahim

A very modern fairytale of a refugee child taking the chess world by storm. ...

ISBN: 9781848318281

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Life of Crime: The Memoirs of a High Court Judge

by Harry Ognall

A frank and witty memoir of life at the Bar and on the Bench, from former High Court Judge The Hon. Sir Harry Ognall. The Hon. Sir Harry Ognall is a retired judge of the High Court, Queen's Bench Division. For many years, he enjoyed a ...

ISBN: 9780008267483

Binding: Paperback

$16.99

A Life of Lies and Spies

Tales of a CIA Covert Ops Polygraph Interrogator

by Alan B Trabue

Alan Trabue chose a bizarre, dangerous way to make a living. In <i><b>A Life of Lies and Spies</b></i>, Trabue exposes the often perilous world of polygraphing foreign spies in support of CIA espionage programs. He recounts his incredible, ...

ISBN: 9781250065049

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

A Long Way from Wyandra

My story - from the bush to Black Caviar

by Peter Moody

The forthright, fascinating memoir of Peter Moody, trainer of Black Caviar and one of Australia's most high-profile and best-liked racing identities. ...

ISBN: 9781760295202

Binding: Paperback

$34.99