Books

Blood and Circuses

Kerry Greenwood

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.95

Phryne Fisher goes to the circus for her sixth mystery. Stripped of her identity and wealth, it's only Phryne's keen wit and sharp thinking that will help her now.

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The Green Mill Murder

Kerry Greenwood

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.95

Phryne Fisher's fifth mystery intrigues with excitement, glamour, murder, dance halls and blackmail.

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God Under Howard

Marion Maddox

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

The first sustained examination of the impact of religion on contemporary Australian politics reveals the growing influence of the religious right on John Howard and his government.

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Crude

Sonia Shah

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

An elegantly written and gripping history of oil, from its geological birth millions of years ago to its ascendancy as the indispensable ingredient of modern life. The world's most mischievous and politically influential mineral is the centre of a great human drama of discovery, risk, greed and violence.

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Granta 88: Mothers

Edited by Ian Jack

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.95

Granta celebrates mothers.

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With Lots of Love from Georgia

Brigid Lowry

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

Money can't buy you love, but sometimes you find one when you think you need the other. Georgia's fifteenth year starts in pursuit of money (for a trip to see her favourite band), and ends with an unexpected pay-off - first love. A funny and engaging novel written in a playful, inventive style.

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The Other Brother

Geoff Elliott

Format: Paperback

AUD $29.99

This fascinating and compellingly told mystery about the disappearance of the adventuring Simon Holmes a Court, younger brother of Robert, goes into the heart of big game Africa.

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Doing it Down Under

Juliet Richters and Chris Rissel

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

Find out if your sex life is normal or what your neighbours are up to! Based on the results from the largest and most accurate survey of its kind, this book uncovers the sexual lives and habits of Australians at the start of the 21st century.

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It's True! Animals are electrifying (11)

Rick Wilkinson

Format: Paperback

AUD $12.99

A book full of wonders, from snakes that can fly to eggs that can talk, from eels discharging 500 volts to lizards spurting blood from their eyes and chimps giving themselves medicine, plus a myriad other examples of animals superbly adapted to their environments.

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The Cruel Legacy

Tom Frame

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

Forty years after the collision between the aircraft carrier HMAS Melbourne and HMAS Sydney in which 82 men lost their lives this is the story of Australia's largest peacetime naval disaster, the men involved, the effect it had and continues to have on them, and the aftermath of political intrigue and cover-ups.

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