2203 books (111 pages) in this category

Any Ordinary Day

Blindsides, Resilience and What Happens After the Worst Day of Your Life

by Leigh Sales

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 her own mortality – sent her looking ...

ISBN: 9781489499219

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$39.95

Anzac Sniper

The extraordinary story of Stan Savige, one of Australia's greatest soldiers

by Roland Perry

‘Stan Savige had been on Gallipoli for just two weeks, in the trenches firing at Turks less than 20 metres away. But Sniper’s Ridge was a different proposition. Killing took on another dimension. In the flurry of trench warfare, a soldier would ...

ISBN: 9781489469632

Binding: CD-Audio

Audio Book
$49.95

Anzac Sniper

The extraordinary story of Stan Savige, one of Australia's greatest soldiers

by Roland Perry

‘Stan Savige had been on Gallipoli for just two weeks, in the trenches firing at Turks less than 20 metres away. But Sniper’s Ridge was a different proposition. Killing took on another dimension. In the flurry of trench warfare, a soldier would ...

ISBN: 9781489469649

Binding: CD-Extra

Audio Book
$49.95

Apollo 13

by James Lovell

ISBN: 9780340638064

Binding: Paperback

$22.99

Appointment in Arezzo

A Friendship with Muriel Spark

by Alan Taylor

<p>This book is an intimate, fond, and funny memoir of one of the greatest novelists of the last century. A colourful, personal, anecdotal, indiscrete, and admiring memoir that charts the course of Muriel Spark’s life revealing her as she really

ISBN: 9781846973758

Binding: Hardback

$29.99

Appointment in Arezzo

A Friendship with Muriel Spark

by Alan Taylor

<p>This book is an intimate, fond, and funny memoir of one of the greatest novelists of the last century. A colourful, personal, anecdotal, indiscrete, and admiring memoir that charts the course of Muriel Spark’s life revealing her as she really

ISBN: 9781846974670

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

Approval Junkie: My Heartfelt (And Occasionally Inappropriate) Quest ToPlease Just About Everyone, And Ultimately Myself

by Faith Salie

Faith Salie of NPR?s <i>Wait Wait...Don?t Tell Me!</i> and <i>CBS News Sunday Morning</i> has done it all in the name of validation. Whether it?s trying to impress her parents with a perfect GPA, embarking on a spiritual retreat in the hopes of ...

ISBN: 9780553419955

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

April Fool's Day

by Bryce Courtenay

Bryce Courtenay's moving tribute to his son, Damon. Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day. In this tribute to his son, Bryce Courtenay lays bare the suffering behind this young man's life. Damon's story is one of life-long ...

ISBN: 9781741635577

Binding: CD-Extra

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$34.95

April Fool's Day

by Bryce Courtenay

Bryce Courtenay's moving tribute to his son, Damon. Damon Courtenay died on the morning of April Fool's Day. In this tribute to his son, Bryce Courtenay lays bare the suffering behind this young man's life. Damon's story is one of life-long ...

ISBN: 9781742015156

Binding: CD-Audio

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$44.95

Arab, Australian, Other: Stories on Race and Identity

by Randa Abdel-Fattah

Although there are 22 separate Arab nationalities representing an enormous variety of cultural backgrounds and experiences, the portrayal of Arabs in Australia tends to range from homogenising (at best) to racist pop-culture caricatures. ...

ISBN: 9781760785017

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Arabesques

by Robert Dessaix

<DIV>One Sunday afternoon in a secluded valley in Normandy, Robert Dessaix chanced upon the castle where the 20th-century French writer Andre Gide spent his childhood. Recalling the excitement he felt when he first read Gide as a teenager, ...

ISBN: 9781925589009

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Arawata Bill

The Story of Legendary Gold Prospector William James O'Leary

by Ian Dougherty

Arawata Bill (1865–1947) was a pioneering folk hero. He spent decades in the unforgiving mountain country of New Zealand’s South Island, prospecting for gold and other minerals and making new tracks in unexplored areas. His astonishing feats of ...

ISBN: 9780908988150

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Arawata Bill

The Story of Legendary Gold Prospector William James O'Leary

by Ian Dougherty

This is the story of a pioneering folk hero. It is a colourful tale of adventure, discovery and survival in the remotest areas of New Zealand’s Southern Alps. William James O’Leary was a man of humble origins. His lifetime (1865-1947) spanned a ...

ISBN: 9781927147535

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Architecture's Odd Couple: Frank Lloyd Wright and Philip Johnson

by Hugh Howard

In architectural terms, the twentieth century can be largely summed up with two names- Frank Lloyd Wright and Philip Johnson. Wright (1867-1959) began it with his romantic prairie style; Johnson (1906-2005) brought down the curtain with his ...

ISBN: 9781620403754

Binding: Hardback

$40.00

Ariel

A Literary Life of Jan Morris

by Derek Johns

A literary biography of one of the greatest British writers of the post-war era. ...

ISBN: 9780571331635

Binding: Hardback

$39.99

Ariel

A Literary Life of Jan Morris

by Derek Johns

An appreciation of the work and life of the great historian and travel writer. ...

ISBN: 9780571331642

Binding: Paperback

$24.99

Arise, Sir Jamie Oliver

The Biography

by Stafford Hildred

Jamie rose from humble pastry chef to television star by catching the eye of producers during a documentary about the River Café, where he was working at the time. The offers came flooding in, and so the Naked Chef was born. Through his Fifteen

ISBN: 9781743106235

Binding: CD-Audio

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$39.95

Arnold Palmer's Success Lessons: Wisdom On Golf, Business, And Life FromThe King Of Golf

by Brad Brewer

Arnold Palmer taught world-class pro golf instructor Brad Brewer how to play golf. But that was just the beginning. For more than 30 years, Palmer taught Brad how to live. As a businessman, a father, a celebrity, a philanthropist, and a friend, ...

ISBN: 9780310352600

Binding: Paperback

$21.99

Arthur and Sherlock: Conan Doyle and the Creation of Holmes

by Michael Sims

As a young medical student at the University of Edinburgh, Arthur Conan Doyle studied under the vigilant eye of Dr Joseph Bell. He observed as Dr Bell identified a patient's occupation, hometown and ailments both imagined and genuine from the ...

ISBN: 9781408858530

Binding: Hardback

$35.00

Arthur Boyd

A life

by Darleen Bungey

Meticulously researched and beautifully written, this is the first full biography of the complex genius, Arthur Boyd. ...

ISBN: 9781741756135

Binding: Paperback

$39.95