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by Luis Suarez
A True Story, Soaked in Gin
by Gabrielle Fernie
by Patti Smith
<i>M Train</i> is a memoir told in fourteen 'stations'. Beginning in a Greenwich Village Caf. where Smith takes up residence, writing, drinking coffee, ruminating on the world as it is and the world as it was. In homage to the writers she ...
by Patti Smith
REVISED EDITION WITH FIVE THOUSAND WORDS BONUS MATERIAL AND NEW PHOTOGRAPHS <br><i>M Train</i> begins in the tiny Greenwich Village caf. where Smith goes every morning for black coffee, ruminates on the world as it is and the world as it was, ...
My life among the Afar nomads of Africa
by John Little
<p>In 1973, Valerie Browning, a young Sydney nurse, volunteered to go to Ethiopia to help the victims of a devastating famine. She had little or no conception of Africa or Africans, and yet the continent and its people would become the guiding ...
A Man Misunderstood
by Michael White
by Grantlee Kieza
A lively and engaging portrait of a towering and complex figure of Australian colonial history.<!-?xml:namespace prefix = o /-> Lachlan Macquarie is credited with shaping Australia's destiny, transforming the harsh, foreboding penal ...
by Jeffrey Berman
by Helen Trinca
<i>At the age of fifteen Madeleine saw herself as a painter and pianist, but Ms Medway peered down at Madeleine during her entrance interview in 1957 and announced- 'You know dear, I think you might write.'</i> Madeleine would write. But not for
by Marya Hornbacher
A searing, unflinching and deeply moving account of Marya Hornbacher's personal experience of living with bipolar disorder. From the age of six, Marya Hornbacher knew that something was terribly wrong with her, manifesting itself in anorexia ...
by Michelle Morgan
by Anja Klabunde
The story of Tom Kruse
by Kristin Weidenbach
by Dr David Dosa
The Christina Noble Story Continues
by Christina Noble
Ian Fleming's James Bond Letters
by Fergus Fleming
On 16 August 1952, Ian Fleming wrote to his wife, Ann, 'My love, This is only a tiny letter to try out my new typewriter and to see if it will write golden words since it is made of gold'. He had bought the gold-plated typewriter as a present to
by Brenda Niall
Daniel Mannix, Archbishop of Melbourne from 1917 until his death, aged ninety-nine, in 1963, was a towering figure in Melbourne's Catholic community. But his political interventions had a profound effect on the wider Australian nation too. ...
by Brenda Niall
Daniel Mannix, Archbishop of Melbourne from 1917 until his death, aged ninety-nine, in 1963, was a towering figure in Melbourne's Catholic community. But his political interventions had a profound effect on the wider Australian nation ...
by Mark Warren
The off-roading, hill-seeking and muddy-morning adventures of New Zealand farming legend Mark Warren Mark Warren is a larger-than-life character of rural New Zealand. He grew up with an obsession with Landrovers, council tip trucks, bulldozers,