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 Australian Non-Fiction

From Andrew Chapman, the best-selling author of Woolsheds, comes a stunning new photographic book exploring the world around the sheds, the shearers, the roustabouts, the dogs, the dunnies and the sheds themselves.

Around the Sheds
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 Australian Non-Fiction

The Best Australian Poems reveal the impressive depth, diversity and boldness of this country's poetic talent. For the second year in a row, award-winning poet, critic and academic Sarah Holland-Batt selects Australia's finest poems, from both rising stars and... read more

Best Australian Poems 2017

When Holden announced it would stop building cars in Australia, a four-wheeled heartbeat stopped. After all Holden is our car, an iconic brand whose rise echoed that of our nation. Holden had evolved from a saddle business servicing a frontier nation to a motori... read more

Holden: Our Car 1856-2017

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 Australian Non-Fiction

The Best Australian Essays showcase the nation's most eloquent, insightful and urgent non-fiction writing. In her first time as editor, award-winning author Anna Goldsworthy chooses brilliant pieces that provoke, unveil, engage and enlighten, and get to the h... read more

Best Australian Essays 2017

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 Australian Non-Fiction

'Fireworks on the field and in the night sky, an awesome crowd making lots of noise and the action from some of the world's best cricketers ... Electrifying!' CHRIS LYNNThe KFC Big Bash League's sixth season and the Rebel Women's BBL second season once again saw re... read more

Big Bash Book 2017-18

Soon we will all decide if and how indigenous Australians will be recognised in the constitution. In this essential book, several leading indigenous writers and thinkers provide a road map to recognition. These eloquent essays show what constit... read more

A Rightful Place: A Road Map to Recognition

Since 1970 seventy-three political leaders within the major parties have been forcibly removed from their leadership positions. And at the heart of the turmoil is the media, with its 24-hour news cycle making political... read more

Disposable Leaders  Media and Leadership Coups from Menzies to Abbott

Antipodes: In Search of the Southern Continent is a new history of an ancient geography. It reassesses the evidence for why Europeans believed a massive southern continent existed, and why they advocated for its discovery. When ships were eq... read more

Antipodes : In Search of the Southern Continent

Covering League, Aussie Rules, Tennis, Cricket, Football, Swimming, Netball, Union, Quidditch and many more, Titus looks at how sport has united Australians and given them something to do in their spare time. Part history, part social c... read more

A Thoroughly Unhelpful History of Australian Sport

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 Australian Non-Fiction

In The Best Australian Stories, acclaimed writer Maxine Beneba Clarke brings together our country's leading literary talents. An award-winning short-story writer herself, Clarke selects exceptional stories that resonate with experience and truth, and celebra... read more

Best Australian Stories 2017

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 Australian Non-Fiction

From stone to post and rail, from the utilitarian to the sculptural, a wellbuilt fence is a thing of beauty and a monument to workmanship. These practical but symbolic structures are part of the story of Australia.Starting with 7,000-year-old Aboriginal fish traps an... read more

Fences of Australia

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 Australian Non-Fiction

Cavemen tamed fire then they tamed animals, wild ancestors of the domestic breeds that have been with us ever since. From the city beggar sharing a blanket with a bull terrier to oil-sheiks breeding Arabian horses, humans are suckers for animals. Writers are not immune. Le... read more

Man and Beast