An unforgettable story of four women who came to California to try to make it in a world stacked against them. Through grit and ingenuity, the women became stars in cutthroat, high-stakes, m... read more

Alpha Girls: The Women Upstarts Who Took on Silicon Valley's Male Culture and Made the Deals of a Lifetime
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Some Days - A Tale of Friendship, Cancer and Margherita: a Memoir: a Memoir
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A fresh, spirited and engaging biography of a fascinating and influential woman who was absolutely instrumental in shaping modern Australia - but whose influence and importance has largely been forgotten. Caroline Chisholm was a t... read more

An Irresistible Force: How Caroline Chisholm Helped Shape a Nation
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The first authorised biography of Australia's outstanding naval hero, captain of the cruiser HMAS Sydney and later Chief of Naval Staff

Collins of Sydney
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This book features the lives of five strong, creative, intelligent women who dedicated their lives to serving the genius of others. Among fascinating friends, dramatic historic events and transcendent achievements, th... read more

Nophoto
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The story of a death, a policeman, an island and a country.The Tall Manis the story of Palm Island, the tropical paradise where one morning Cameron Doomadgee swore at a policeman and forty minutes later lay dead in a watch-house cell. It is the story of ... read more

The Tall Man: Death and Life on Palm Island
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"A white hot flame indeed - here is an important contribution to our national story." --Kim Scott *** Mary Montgomerie Bennett (1881-1961) is an important but under-recognised figure in Australian history. A m... read more

A White Hot Flame: Mary Montgomerie Bennett, Author, Educator, Activist for Indigenous Justice
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George Pell is the most recognisable face of the Australian Catholic Church. He was the Ballarat boy with the film-star looks who studied at Oxford and rose through the ranks to become the Vatican's indispensable 'Treasurer'. As an outspoken defender of ... read more

Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell
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Awards:Winner of Prime Minister's Literary Awards (Australia): Non-Fiction 2014. Shortlisted for Victorian Premier's Literary Award 2014 and CAL Waverley Library Award for Literature ('The Nib') 2013. Long-listed for Stella Prize 2014.

At the age of fifteen Madeleine saw herself as a painter and pianist, but Ms Medway peereddown at Madeleine during her entrance interview in 1957 and announced: 'You know dear, I thinkyou might write.'
Madeleine would write. But not for some time. The W... read more

Madeleine - A Life of Madeleine St John
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It's 3 a.m. and Elizabeth Gilbert is sobbing on the bathroom floor. She's in her thirties, she has a husband, a house, they're trying for a baby - and she doesn't want any of it. A bitter divorce and a turbulent love affair later, she emerges battered and bewildered and ... read more

Eat, Pray, Love ( Film Tie In)
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Katey Dickens was born into a house of turbulent celebrity and grew up surrounded by fascinating, famous, and infamous people. From a very young age, she knew her vocation was to be an artist. Lucinda Hawksley charts the life of a celebrated portrait painter, who r... read more

Dickens' Artistic Daughter Katey
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'Shocking and entertaining. The surprising story of the campaigning women who changed Britain.' Virginia Nicholson'Full of fascinating historical detail and colourful characters... A great story, beautifully told.' Kate Humble When Mrs Pank... read more

Mrs Pankhurst's Purple Feather: Fashion, Fury and Feminism
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