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    Mental Fitness: 15 Rules to Strengthen Your Body and Mind

    by Ant Middleton ...
    Narrated by Ant Middleton ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 26 min

    THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLERThe brilliant new book from the Chief Instructor of SAS: Australia that will explain the principles behind maintaining a healthy mind and body.The mind and body are often talked about as separate entities, but it’s only when they work in harmony with one another that one can truly push oneself to the highest heights.In his new book, Ant Middleton lays out and explains ... Read more

    $34.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Wildflower

    Narrated by Drew Barrymore ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 5 min

    Wildflower is a portrait of Drew's life in stories as she looks back on the adventures, challenges, and incredible experiences of her earlier years. It includes tales of living on her own at 14 (and how laundry may have saved her life), getting stuck in a gas station overhang on a cross country road trip, saying goodbye to her father in a way only he could have understood, and many more adventures ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Sister Outsider

    by Audre Lorde ...
    Narrated by Pippa Bennett-Warner ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 58 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.The woman's place of power within each of us is neither white nor surface; it is dark, it is ancient, and it is deepThe revolutionary writings of Audre Lorde gave voice to those 'outside the circle of this society's definition of acceptable women'. Uncompromising, angry and yet full of hope, this collection of her essential prose - essays, speeches, letters, interviews - ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Hunger

    A Memoir of (My) Body

    by Roxane Gay ...
    Narrated by Roxane Gay ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 58 min

    'I ate and ate and ate in the hopes that if I made myself big, my body would be safe. I buried the girl I was because she ran into all kinds of trouble. I tried to erase every memory of her, but she is still there, somewhere. . . . I was trapped in my body, one that I barely recognized or understood, but at least I was safe.'New York Times bestselling author Roxane Gay has written with intimacy ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Why you should give a f*ck about farming

    Because you eat

    Narrated by Gabrielle Chan ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 41 min

    There is no farmers and others. If you eat or wear clothes, the decisions you make influence farming.'Eaters will be the ultimate arbiter of where and how food is grown and how the land is cared for . We all have a stake in the future of food and farming. I am going to show you why.'Farming sits at the intersection of the world's biggest challenges around climate change, soil, water, energy, ... Read more

    $32.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The View from the Cheap Seats

    Selected Nonfiction

    by Neil Gaiman ...
    Narrated by Neil Gaiman ...

    Unabridged

    15 hours 29 min

    The View from the Cheap Seats draws together myriad non-fiction writing by international phenomenon and Sunday Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman. From Make Good Art, the speech that went viral, to pieces on artists and legends including Terry Pratchett and Lou Reed**, the collection offers a glimpse into the head and heart of one of the most acclaimed writers of our time.**</p... ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    21 Lessons for the 21st Century

    'Truly mind-expanding... Ultra-topical' Guardian

    Narrated by Derek Perkins ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 41 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.The audiobook edition of 21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari, read by Derek Perkins.**THE NUMBER ONE BESTSELLER**In twenty-one bite-sized lessons, Yuval Noah Harari explores what it means to be human in an age of bewilderment.How can we protect ourselves from nuclear war, ecological cataclysms and technological disruptions? What can we do abo... ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

    The international Classic and Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller

    Narrated by Dr Maya Angelou ...
    series Virago Modern Classics

    Unabridged

    10 hours 11 min

    Maya Angelou's six volumes of autobiography are a testament to the talents and resilience of this extraordinary writer. Loving the world, she also knows its cruelty. As a Black woman she has known discrimination and extreme poverty, but also hope, joy, achievement and celebration. In this first volume of her six books of autobiography, Maya Angelou beautifully evokes her childhood with her ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Finding Me

    A Memoir - GRAMMY nominated for Best Audiobook, Narration & Storytelling Recording

    by Viola Davis ...
    Narrated by Viola Davis ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 15 min

    FINDING ME is the deeply personal, brutally honest account of Viola's inspiring life, from her coming-of-age in Rhode Island to her present-day career.In my book, you will meet a little girl named Viola who ran from her past until she made a life changing decision to stop running forever.This is my story, from a crumbling apartment in Central Falls, Rhode Island, to the stage in New York City, and ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Anthropocene Reviewed

    The Instant Sunday Times Bestseller

    by John Green ...
    Narrated by John Green ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 3 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.A deeply moving and insightful collection of personal essays from #1 bestselling author John Green, adapted from his critically acclaimed podcast.The Anthropocene is the current geological age, in which human activity has profoundly shaped the planet and its biodiversity. In this remarkable symphony of essays adapted and expanded from his groundbreaking podcast, John ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion

    by Jia Tolentino ...
    Narrated by Jia Tolentino ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 46 min

    A Times book of the year A Guardian book of the year **‘Magnificent’**The Times ‘Dazzling’ New Statesman ‘It filled me with hope’ Zadie SmithWe are living in the era of the self, in an era of malleable truth and widespread personal and political delusion. In these nine interlinked essays, Jia Tolentino, the New Yorker’s brightest young talent, explores her own coming of age in this warped and ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Underland

    A Deep Time Journey

    Narrated by Roy McMillan ...

    Unabridged

    13 hours 2 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.Shortlisted for the Best Nonfiction Audiobook at the New York Festival Radio Awards 2020.A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERWINNER OF THE WAINWRIGHT PRIZE 2019WINNER OF THE STANFORD DOLMAN TRAVEL BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2020'You'd be crazy not to read this book' The Sunday TimesA Guardian Best Book of the 21st C... ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Daring to Fly

    The TV star on facing fear and finding joy on a deadline

    by Lisa Millar ...
    Narrated by Lisa Millar ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 37 min

    There are significant moments in life that you only really appreciate long after they have passed ... And then there are moments that are so magnificent you understand in an instant that they need to be treasured because the universe is offering you something truly inspiring.Lisa Millar has spent her whole life showing up, getting things done and making things happen. Despite the risks, despite ... Read more

    $34.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Screwtape Letters: Letters from a Senior to a Junior Devil

    by C. S. Lewis ...
    Narrated by Joss Ackland ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 58 min

    On its first appearance, The Screwtape Letters was immediately recognized as a milestone in the history of popular theology. Now, in it’s 70th Anniversary Year, and having sold over half a million copies, it is an iconic classic on spiritual warfare and the power of the devil.This profound and striking narrative takes the form of a series of letters from Screwtape, a devil high in the Infernal ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Musicophilia

    Tales of Music and the Brain

    by Oliver Sacks ...
    Narrated by John Lee ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 6 min

    With an introduction by neuroscientist Daniel Glaser.With his trademark compassion and erudition, Dr Oliver Sacks examines the power of music through the individual experiences of patients, musicians, and everyday people. Among them: a surgeon who is struck by lightning and suddenly becomes obsessed with Chopin; people with ‘amusia’, to whom a symphony sounds like the clattering of poets and pans; ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    How to Be Confident: The new book from the international number 1 bestselling author

    by James Smith ...
    Narrated by James Smith ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 28 min

    From two times number one Sunday Times bestselling author, James Smith, comes HOW TO BE CONFIDENT – the third instalment in James’ no-nonsense guides to gaining the tools to empower your decision-making and change your life.Now, more than ever, we are so often lost within a cycle of negativity – from comparing ourselves to others and doom scrolling on social media, to a paralysis of choice and ... Read more

    $34.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Cost of Living

    Living Autobiography 2

    by Deborah Levy ...
    Narrated by Juliet Stevenson ...
    Audiobook 2 - Living Autobiography

    Unabridged

    3 hours 14 min

    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of The Cost of Living by Deborah Levy.A Guardian Best Book of the 21st Century'Life falls apart. We try to get a grip. We try to hold it together. And then we realize that we don't want to hold it together...'Picking up where Things I Don't Want to Know left off, this short, exhilarating memoir shows a writer in radical flux, facing separation and bereavement ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Love That Story

    Observations from a Gorgeously Queer Life

    Narrated by Jonathan Van Ness ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 47 min

    Queer Eye star Jonathan Van Ness dives into his favourite subjects in Love That Story, a new collection of heartfelt and entertaining essays.From experiencing heartbreaking grief to uncovering the hidden LGBTQ history of his hometown, Quincy, from overcoming body image issues and living with HIV to cultivating his personal style, JVN speaks out a wide range of topics with heart, honesty and flair ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Cultural Amnesia

    Notes in the margin of my time

    by Clive James ...
    Narrated by Clive James ...

    Abridged

    6 hours 17 min

    In this book can be heard the merest edge of an enormous conversation. As they never were in life, we can imagine the speakers all gathered in some vast room, wearing name tags in case they don’t recognize each other (although some recognize each other all too well, and avoid contact). My heroes and heroines are here.An almanac combining a comprehensive survey of modern culture with an annotated ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Little Weirds

    by Jenny Slate ...
    Narrated by Jenny Slate ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 19 min

    'Magical . . . Each essay feels like a vivid, cinematic experience' MINDY KALING'Delicious' AMY SEDARIS'Funny and poignant and beautiful' JOHN MULANEY'It made me remember I was alive' GEORGE SAUNDERSTo see the world through Jenny Slate's eyes is to see it as though for the first time, shimmering with strangeness and possibility. As she will remind you, we live on an ancient ball that rotates... ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    C. S. Lewis

    Essay Collection and Other Short Pieces

    by C. S. Lewis ...
    Narrated by Ralph Cosham ...

    Unabridged

    38 hours 58 min

    This is an extensive collection of short essays and other pieces by C. S. Lewis that have been brought together in one volume for the first time. As well as his many books, letters, and poems, Lewis also wrote a great number of essays and shorter pieces on various subjects. He wrote extensively on Christian theology and the defense of faith but also on various ethical issues and on the nature of ... Read more

    $43.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    We Should All Be Feminists

    Unabridged

    45 min

    A personal and powerful essay from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the bestselling author of Americanah and Half of a Yellow Sun, based on her 2013 TEDx Talk of the same name.‘I would like to ask that we begin to dream about and plan for a different world. A fairer world. A world of happier men and happier women who are truer to themselves. And this is how to start: we must raise our daughters ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Sitting Pretty

    The View from My Ordinary, Resilient, Disabled Body

    Narrated by Rebekah Taussig ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 33 min

    A memoir-in-essays from disability advocate and creator of the Instagram account @sitting_pretty Rebekah Taussig, processing a lifetime of memories to paint a beautiful, nuanced portrait of a body that looks and moves differently than most.Growing up as a paralyzed girl during the 90s and early 2000s, Rebekah Taussig only saw disability depicted as something monstrous (The Hunchback of Notre Dame) ... Read more

    $42.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Call of the Weird

    Travels in American Subcultures

    by Louis Theroux ...
    Narrated by Louis Theroux ...

    Abridged

    3 hours 48 min

    For ten years Louis Theroux has been making programmes about off-beat characters on the fringes of US society. Now he revisits America and the people who have most fascinated him to try to discover what motivates them, why they believe the things they believe, and to find out what has happened to them since he last saw them. Along the way Louis thinks about what drives him to spend so much time ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial