Category:

 Non Fiction

From bogan to boned and beyond - a full-frontal 'femoir' by one of Australia's best-loved journalists 'Will you ever work in television again?' the journalist asks, thrusting a microphone towards me. 'I hope so,' I say before scuttling into a cafe. It's feeding time and... read more

The Good Girl Stripped Bare
$29.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Non Fiction

***ON 2016 CBCA Noteable list*** Tonight is the night. The family has to flee. They've been tipped off that the authorities are after their blood. Set in biblical times, a small family sets off across a desert in search of refuge from persecution in their own country, and an ancient stor... read more

Flight (HB)
$25.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Non Fiction

The time I have spent writing this book has caused me a lot of pain. Sometimes because of what I have remembered about my childhood and sometimes because of what I couldn't remember. It is funny how your mind blocks things out when those things can hurt you. There are a lot of... read more

Working Class Boy (HB)
$45.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Non Fiction

Reading Level:General Adult

When Cameron Diaz wrote 'The Body Book', she was on a mission to help educate young women about how their bodies function, empowering them to make better-informed choices about their health instead of heeding the advice of the latest headline or trend. This time, Cameron is star... read more

The Longevity Book
$32.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Non Fiction

Reading Level:General Adult

This story of a father's search to find a diagnosis, and ultimately a cure, for his son's mystery disease is an inspiration that has set the world of genetic medicine and research abuzz with the possibilities for the future. After Cracking the Code screened on Australian Story... read more

Cracking the Code
$34.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Non Fiction

For the last three years [my daughter], has been slowly dying. Although she is sixteen, she weighs as much as an eight-year-old. Her hormone levels are those of a post-menopausal woman. We have tried everything the medical system has to offer - psychologists, psychiatrists, family therap... read more

Cold Vein
$27.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Non Fiction

Sport is integral to Australian life and identity, and we’re rightly proud of our sporting achievements. But less glorious is the fact that, when it comes to the games we play, half of the population doesn’t get a look-in. According to the latest statistics, 81 pe... read more

Breaking the Mould
$29.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Non Fiction

Small Acts of Disappearance is a collection of ten essays that describes the author's affliction with an eating disorder which begins in high school, and escalates into life-threatening anorexia over the next ten years. Fiona Wright is a highly regarded poet and critic,... read more

Small Acts of Disappearance
$24.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Non Fiction

Reading Level:General Adult

The third and final memoir from the author of bestsellers Salvation Creek and The House at Salvation Creek. In this memoir, Susan Duncan reaches an age where there's no point in sweating long-term ramifications. There aren't any. This new understanding delivers an unexpected ... read more

The House on the Hill
$34.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Non Fiction

Every great drink starts with a plant. Sake began with a grain of rice. Scotch emerged from barley. Gin was born from a conifer shrub when medieval physicians boiled juniper berries with wine to treat stomach pain. The Drunken Botanist uncovers the enlightening botanical hi... read more

The Drunken Botanist
$34.99(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Non Fiction

This classic book, written 17 years ago but still selling more than 13,000 copies every year, has been completely updated and expanded by the author."I used to drink," writes John Bradshaw,"to solve the problems caused by drinking. The more I drank to relieve my sh... read more

Healing the Shame That Binds You
$32.95(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1

More to the Story looks beyond negative media reports, political speeches and fear-mongering statistics to tell human stories of refugees and asylum seekers in Australia. Julian Burnside, AO, QC writes in the Foreword to the book, 'The great importance... read more

More to the Story: Conversations with Refugees
$27.95(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 1