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Biography, Non-Fiction Audiobooks

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    Unknown

    A Refugee’s Story

    Unabridged

    10 hours 57 min

    In 1996, when Akuch Kuol Anyieth is five, her mother flees from war-torn South Sudan to Kakuma Refugee Camp in Kenya with her children, while her husband stays to fight in the civil war. The family spends nine long years in the camp, eking out an unimaginable existence amid famine, disease, extreme heat and chronic violence. Finally, in 2005, they are granted a humanitarian visa to Australia, but ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Marching Powder

    by Rusty Young ...
    Narrated by Rusty Young, Adrian Mulraney ...

    Unabridged

    14 hours 5 min

    Rusty Young was backpacking in South America when he heard about Thomas McFadden, a convicted English drug trafficker who ran tours inside Bolivia's notorious San Pedro prison. Intrigued, the twenty-something Australian law graduate travelled to La Paz and joined one of Thomas's illegal tours. What followed took both men by surprise: they formed a strong and instant friendship and then became ... Read more

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    The Boy Behind the Curtain

    by Tim Winton ...
    Narrated by Tim Winton ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 24 min

    In Tim Winton’s fiction, chaos waits in the wings and ordinary people are ambushed by events and emotions beyond their control. Winton’s own life has also been shaped by havoc. The extraordinarily powerful true stories that make up The Boy Behind the Curtain take us behind the scenes, revealing the accidents, both serendipitous and traumatic, that have influenced his view of life and fuelled his ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    One Hundred Years of Dirt

    by Rick Morton ...
    Narrated by Rick Morton ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 47 min

    Social mobility is not a train you get to board after you've scraped together enough for the ticket. You have to build the whole bloody engine, with nothing but a spoon and hand-me-down psychological distress. Violence, treachery and cruelty run through the generational veins of Rick Morton's family. A horrific accident thrusts his mother and siblings into a world impossible for them to navigate, ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Marine!

    The Life of Chesty Puller

    by Burke Davis ...
    Narrated by Bill Thatcher ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 14 min

    The gripping story of an extraordinary American hero, the most decorated man in U.S. Marine Corps history, from a New York Times bestselling author. In the glorious chronicles of the U.S. Marine Corps, no name is more revered than that of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller. The only fighting man to receive the Navy Cross five separate times-a military honor second only to the Congressional Medal of ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Happiest Refugee

    by Anh Do ...
    Narrated by Anh Do ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 31 min

    Anh Do nearly didn't make it to Australia. His entire family came close to losing their lives on the sea as they escaped from war-torn Vietnam in an overcrowded boat. But nothing – not murderous pirates, nor the imminent threat of death by hunger, disease or dehydration as they drifted for days – could quench their desire to make a better life in a country where freedom existed. Life in Australia ... Read more

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    Speaking in Tongues

    by Tom Tilley ...
    Narrated by Tom Tilley ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 47 min

    From the outside, Tom Tilley's childhood seemed ordinary. The first son of a pastor, he grew up in a beautiful country town where life revolved around football, his loving family and their Pentecostal faith. But behind church doors, a strictly enforced set of rules included a looming ultimatum – if Tom didn't speak in tongues, he'd go to hell and be outcast from his close-knit, devout community. ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    Billie Eilish

    In Her Own Words

    Unabridged

    1 hour 52 min

    Legendary recording artist Billie Eilish walks us through personal highlights and moments from the book as she reflects on photos from her life and career - both on and off the stage - for the first time in this fascinating audio accompaniment.Billie Eilish is a 21st-century global pop phenomenon. Uncompromising and unapologetic, between her record-breaking, award-winning music and artistry, it's ... Read more

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    How to End a Story

    Diaries 1995–1998

    by Helen Garner ...
    Narrated by Helen Garner ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours

    Living with a powerfully ambitious writer who is consumed by his work, and trying to find a place for her own spirit to thrive, Helen Garner rails against the confines. At the same time she is desperate to find the truth in their relationship – and the truth of her own self. This is a harrowing story, a portrait of the messy, painful, dark side of love lost, of betrayal and sadness and the sheer ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    The Wonder of Little Things

    Narrated by Greg Fryer ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 11 min

    Vince Copley was born on a government mission into poverty in 1936. By the time he was 15, five of his family had died. But at a home for Aboriginal boys, he befriended future leaders Charlie Perkins, John Moriarty and Gordon Briscoe. They were friendships that would last a lifetime. 'Always remember you're as good as anybody else,' his mother, Kate, often told him. And he was, a champion ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    How To Make Gravy

    by Paul Kelly ...
    Narrated by Paul Kelly ...

    Unabridged

    16 hours 18 min

    Paul Kelly is a uniquely gifted storyteller, and here, using his lyrics as starting points, he reads stories of his life and his songs, including 'Before Too Long', 'To Her Door', 'Leaps And Bounds', 'Don't Start Me Talking', 'Dumb Things', 'From Little Things Big Things Grow' and 'How To Make Gravy'. Mirroring the structure of his legendary A to Z shows – where he performs around a hundred of his ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    Late Bloomer

    How an autism diagnosis changed my life

    by Clem Bastow ...
    Narrated by Clem Bastow ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 57 min

    Clem Bastow grew up feeling like she’d missed a key memo on human behaviour. She found the unspoken rules of social engagement confusing, arbitrary and often stressful. Friendships were hard, relationships harder and the office was a fluorescent-lit nightmare of anxiety. It wasn’t until Clem was diagnosed as autistic, at age 36, that things clicked into focus. The obsession with sparkly things and ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    Tim & Tigon

    by Tim Cope ...
    Narrated by Patrick Harvey ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 2 min

    Adventurer Tim Cope had a childhood dream: to travel the 10,000 kilometres from Mongolia to Hungary on horseback - a journey undertaken centuries ago by the legendary leader of the Mongols, Genghis Khan. On this journey, Tim met a dog called Tigon.For more than three years, Tim and Tigon endured searing heat and bitter cold; dark lonely nights when wolves circled their camp; hunger; despair; joy; ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    More Rules for Life

    A Special Volume for Enthusiasts

    Narrated by Kitty Flanagan ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 4 min

    More Rules for Life is the latest collection from comedian and rule-maker, Kitty Flanagan. Following the success of her bestseller, 488 Rules for Life, Kitty realised there was still a lot of work to be done. What if there were people who didn't know that you're supposed to take the lettuce off the sandwich before toasting it? Or that you should never make eye contact with someone while eating a ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    Yellow Notebook

    Diaries Volume I 1978-1987

    by Helen Garner ...
    Narrated by Helen Garner ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 36 min

    Helen Garner has kept a diary for almost all her life. But until now, those exercise books filled with her thoughts, observations, frustrations and joys have been locked away, out of bounds, in a laundry cupboard. Finally, Garner has opened her diaries and invited readers into the world behind her novels and works of non-fiction. Yellow Notebook: Diaries Volume I spans a decade beginning in the ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    Able

    Gold Medals, Grand Slams and Smashing Glass Ceilings

    by Dylan Alcott ...
    Narrated by Dylan Alcott ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 19 min

    Dylan Alcott OAM has never let his disability get in the way of what he wanted to achieve. His family treated him no differently to any other kid, and it was the best thing they could have done. Growing up, he always had a positive attitude to life, and when he discovered wheelchair basketball and tennis, he was always at the centre of the action. Now the three-time Paralympic gold medallist, ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    House of Kwa

    by Mimi Kwa ...
    Narrated by Mimi Kwa ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 54 min

    The dragon circles and swoops ... a tiger running alone in the night ... Mimi Kwa ignored the letter for days. When she finally opened it, the news was so shocking her hair turned grey. Why would a father sue his own daughter? The collision was over the estate of Mimi's beloved Aunt Theresa, but its seed had been sown long ago. In an attempt to understand how it had come to this, Mimi unspools her ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    Almost French

    The Story of an Australian Woman’s Impetuous Heart and Finding Love in a Magical City

    Narrated by Caroline Lee ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 44 min

    After backpacking her way around Europe journalist Sarah Turnbull is ready to embark on one last adventure before heading home to Sydney. A chance meeting with a charming Frenchman in Bucharest changes her travel plans forever. Acting on impulse, she agrees to visit Fredric in Paris for a week. Put a very French Frenchman together with a strong-willed Australian girl and the result is some ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    Messi (Ultimate Football Heroes - the No. 1 football series)

    Collect them all!

    Audiobook 14 - Ultimate Football Heroes

    Unabridged

    2 hours 47 min

    Meet Messi - Ultimate Football Hero.*'*The Barcelona fans were already standing - they had seen the things that Lionel could do with the ball at his feet.'Lionel Messi is a legend - Barcelona's star player and the world's best footballer. But when he was young, he was so small that his friends called him 'Little Leo' and coaches worried he wasn't big enough. Yet through bravery, talent and hard ... Read more

    $34.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Shark Net

    by Robert Drewe ...
    Narrated by Michael Carman ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 28 min

    Aged six, Robert Drewe moved with his family from Melbourne to Perth, the world's most isolated city - and proud of it. This sun-baked coast was innocently proud, too, of its tranquillity and friendliness. Then a man he knew murdered a boy he also knew. The murderer randomly killed eight strangers - variously shooting, strangling, stabbing, bludgeoning and hacking his victims and running them down ... Read more

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    Black and Blue

    A Memoir of Racism and Resilience

    Narrated by Tamala Shelton ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 56 min

    The story of an Aboriginal woman who worked as a police officer and fought for justice both within and beyond the Australian Police Force. A proud Gunai/Kurnai woman, Veronica Gorrie grew up dauntless, full of cheek and a fierce sense of justice. After watching her friends and family suffer under a deeply compromised law-enforcement system, Gorrie signed up for training to become one of a rare few ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    One Day I'll Remember This

    Diaries 1987-1995

    by Helen Garner ...
    Narrated by Helen Garner ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 14 min

    Beginning in 1987, as she embarks on an affair that she knows will be all-consuming, and ending in 1995 with the publication of The First Stone and the furore that followed it, Garner reveals the inner life of a woman in love and a great writer at work. With devastating honesty and sparkling humour, she grapples with what it means for her sense of self to be so entwined with another – how to ... Read more

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  • Audiobook

    We’ve Got This

    Stories by Disabled Parents

    by Eliza Hull ...
    Narrated by Eliza Hull ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 54 min

    How do two parents who are blind take their children to the park? How is a mother with dwarfism treated when she walks her child down the street? How do deaf parents know when their baby cries in the night? When writer and musician Eliza Hull was pregnant with her first child, like most parents-to-be she was a mix of excited and nervous. But as a person with a disability, there were added ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Kid Activists

    True Tales of Childhood from Champions of Change

    Narrated by Pete Cross ...
    Audiobook 6 - Kid Legends

    Unabridged

    2 hours 45 min

    Every activist started out as a kid—and in some cases, they were kids when their activism began! But even the world’s greatest champions of civil liberties had relatable interests and problems—often in the middle of extraordinary circumstances. Martin Luther King, Jr., loved fashion and argued with his dad about whether or not dancing was a sin. Harvey Milk had a passion for listening to opera ... Read more

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