Books

Only Child

Jill Pitkeathley

AUD $29.99

What is it like to be an only child, its advantages and disadvantages? How does the experience of being one affect a child's attitudes, relationships and future?

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Out West

Diane Powell

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

Out West is the story of Sydney's much maligned western suburbs: how the city spread across the plains to the Blue Mountains, and why the 'westie' stigma haunts the people of the region.

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The Unobtrusive Researcher

Allan Kellehear

Format: Paperback

AUD $32.99

A practical guide to a range of methods that can supplement and, at times, even replace conventional social research.

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Conversation in the Cathedral

Mario Vargas Llosa

Format: Paperback

AUD $22.99

Through the doors of the Cathedral, a bar and brothel in Lima, come the participants in this novel.

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Curriculum Development and Design

Murray Print

AUD $39.99

This book has been written to provide a current, practical, Australian-based approach to designing and developing curriculum.

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Banjo Paterson

Selected and introduced by Richard Hall

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

Banjo Paterson's ballads are as fresh and alive today as they were one hundred years ago. This new and lively selection of poetry and prose brings together all the old classics along with the not-so-well-known and the off-beat, and allows the modern reader to gain a new appreciation of some of Australia's favourite literature.

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A Harvest of Fear

John Murphy

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

The Australian intervention in Vietnam remains Australia's longest and most contentious war. The war and its echoes are powerfully evoked in John Murphy's beautifully crafted story.

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National Fictions

Graeme Turner

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

National Fictions is a study of Australian literature and film. It is also a study of Australian culture, viewing the novels and films as products of a specific culture; as narratives with similar structures, functions, forms and meanings. It covers a range of texts, offering both close analysis and an account of their place within the system of meanings dominant in Australian culture.

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Thinking with Horses

Henry Blake

AUD $24.99

i>Thinking with Horses represents the wisdom of a lifetime spent working with horses. It is essential reading for any horse-lover who wants to get the best from his or her animal.

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Morning Tide

Neil M. Gunn

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

A lyrical and poignant novel Morning Tide describes how a young boy learns to become a man.

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