A beautiful, intimate and inspiring investigation into how we can find and nurture within ourselves that essential quality of internal happiness - the 'light within' that Julia Baird calls 'phosphorescence' ... read more

Phosphorescence: On Awe, Wonder and Things That Sustain You When the World Goes Dark
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Awards:A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR NONFICTION 

In 1961, Sarah M. Broom's mother Ivory Mae bought a shotgun house in the then-promising neighborhood of New Orleans East and built her world inside of it. It was the height of the Space Race and the neighborhood was home to a major NASA plant - the postwar optimism seemed... read more

The Yellow House
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'Ever since I was thirteen years old, all I wanted to do was perform. It was an unusual dream for a kid from the Northern Territory to have ... what I wanted for my life was a world away from what people knew and loved about the "Top End". Even though I've moved south to becom... read more

Top End Girl
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Malcolm Turnbull, Australia’s 29th prime minister, tells the remarkable story of his life in this lively political page-turner. When Malcolm Turnbull took over the nation’s top job there was a sense of excitement in Australia. Sky-high opini... read more

A Bigger Picture (Malcolm Turnbull, HB)
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'What a remarkable book this is; tender, funny, brave, heartfelt, radiant with love and life, and with the love of life. It brought me often to laughter and - several times - to tears' Robert Macfarlane From the Sunday Times bestselling author o... read more

Dear Life: A Doctor’s Story of Love and Loss
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The haunting story of the extraordinary Aboriginal woman behind the myth of 'the last Tasmanian Aborigine'.
'A compelling story, beautifully told' - JULIA BAIRD, author and broadcaster
'At last, a book to give Truganini the proper attent... read more

Truganini: Journey through the Apocalypse
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There is a voice of longing inside each woman. We strive so mightily to be good: good partners, daughters, mothers, employees and friends. We hope all this striving will make us feel alive. Instead, it leaves us feeling weary, stuck, overwhelmed and under... read more

Untamed Stop Pleasing, Start Living
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One Bright Moon
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 Biography & Memoir

THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER THE NUMBER ONE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER  ‘A book that blazes, glitters and cuts to the heart of who we are. I'm not sure that a book can do much more’ SUNDAY TIMES ‘I will probably re­read it every year of my... read more

Three Women (PB)
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During the Second Sudanese Civil war, thousands of South Sudanese boys were displaced from their villages or orphaned in attacks from northern government troops. Many became refugees in Ethiopia. There, in 1989, teacher and community leader Mecak Ajang Alaak assumed... read more

Father of the Lost Boys
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 Biography & Memoir

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   Sarah Brooker was an ambitious young woman studying to be a neuroscientist. She had the world at her feet. On New Year's Eve, 2002, an unbelievable series of events occurred: a brain aneurysm, a devastating car accident, a body broken and a ... read more

My Lucky Stroke: Searching for Sarah
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'Educated is a remarkable memoir of a young woman raised in a survivalist family in Idaho who strives for education while still showing great understanding and love for the world she leaves behind.' - BARACK OBAMA
Tara Westover grew up preparing for the End of Days... read more

Educated: A Memoir
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