1167 books (59 pages) in this category
by Ishmael Beah
The first-person account of a 26-year-old who fought in the war in Sierra Leone as a 12-year-old boy. ‘My new friends have begun to suspect that I haven't told them the full story of my life.“Why did you leave Sierra ...
by Tim Costello
<P>In this evocative memoir, Tim Costello explores the people and experiences that have shaped him into a socially active fighter for the world’s most challenging issues. Tracing each defining stage of his life with stark insight and ...
by Ellis Douek
by Rosie Batty
A profoundly moving and inspiring memoir from Australia's domestic violence crusader, Rosie Batty. Rosie Batty knows pain no woman should have to suffer. Her son was killed by his father in a violent incident in February 2014, a horrendous ...
by Robert Dessaix
<DIV><I>Shortlisted for the Association for the Study of Australian Literature Gold Medal and the Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards<BR /> Highly commended for the FAW Christina Stead Award, the Age Book of the Year and the National Book ...
by Cupcake Brown
This is the heart-wrenching true story of a girl named Cupcake and it begins when, aged eleven, she is orphaned and placed in the 'care' of sadistic foster parents. But there comes a point in her preteen years -maybe it's the night she first ...
The Life and Legacy of Jeff Buckley
by Jeff Apter
Who was the real Jeff Buckley? ...
How Microdosing Made a Mega Difference in My Mood, My Marriage and My Life
by Ayelet Waldman
The extraordinary story of Shane 'Kiwi' Martin and his battle to return to his home and family
by Jarrod Gilbert
In this revealing book Shane ‘Kiwi’ Martin details his tough childhood and upbringing in small town New Zealand, his decision to 'cross the ditch' and how he eventually joined one of Australia's notorious bikie gangs, the
by Helen O'Neill
A Gay Muslim's Hajj of Defiance
by Parvez Sharma
by Maya Angelou
by Brooks Hays
The extraordinary story of Alice Anderson and Australia s first all-girl garage
by Loretta Smith
How one man and his cat found hope on the streets
by James Bowen
A Nurse in Wartime
by Mary Morris
by Barry Alfonso