General Books

A Life By Design

Siobhan O'Brien

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

Florence Broadhurst, the one-time chanteuse of Shanghai, Bond Street salon owner, world-renowned wallpaper designer and Sydney socialite lived a life steeped in subterfuge and deception. Here for the first time we get a glimpse at the fascinating woman behind the hand-printed brocades.

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Spooling Through

Tim Bowden

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

A life fully lived from a much-loved Australian told with all the Bowden wit and charm.

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American Dream, Global Nightmare

Ziauddin Sardar and Merryl Wyn Davies

Format: Paperback

AUD $21.95

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Gladiators

Fik Meijer

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

Ancient Rome is back at the movies ... Superfit, muscled, macho, the gladiator is hero-worshipped. Here, ingeniously pieced together, their true stories from grave epitaphs, grafitti, mosaics, frescoes and engravings.

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There and Back Again

Sean Astin with Joe Layden

Format: Paperback

AUD $32.99

A must-have book for all fans of Lord of the Rings from Sean Astin who plays the loyal and reliable Samwise Gamgee.

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Other People's Wars

Peter Londey

Format: Paperback

AUD $39.99

A one-volume history of Australia's involvement in multinational peacekeeping, from 1947 to the end of 2003, including the most recent involvement in the Solomons.

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In the Eye of the Needle

Dr Ingrid van Beek

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

The extraordinary story of Australia's first legal injecting clinic provides important insights into the harrowing world of the addict and the outstanding efforts of a dedicated group of professionals.

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Sometimes I forgot to laugh

Peter Roebuck

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

Peter Roebuck is arguably Australia's best cricket writer, and a popular ABC radio commentator. As a first-class cricketer he has played with many of the greats of the game, and he is no stranger to controversy, as this elegantly told autobiography shows.

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The Naked Man Festival

Brian Thacker

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

Bestselling author of Rule Number Five: No Sex on the Bus and Planes Trains + Elephants, searches out the most bizarre festivals in a frantic race around the world.

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Bob Brown

James Norman

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

The first biography about the politician who took the Greens from the political wilderness into the political mainstream, and redefined political ethics along the way.

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