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    None of this Rocks

    The brilliant first memoir by Fall Out Boy guitarist Joe Trohman

    by Joe Trohman ...
    Narrated by Joe Trohman ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 24 min

    None of This Rocks is a memoir by Joe Trohman - lead guitarist and cofounder of Fall Out Boy - that reads like a double album full of revealing stories from his youth and his experiences of modern rock and roll stardom. With wit and wisdom, and maybe a little bit of whining, Trohman grapples with depression, his mother's brain cancer, antisemitism, pills, petty larceny, side hustles, and pop punk ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD

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    84 Charing Cross Road

    by Helene Hanff ...
    Narrated by Juliet Stevenson, John Nettles ...
    Series Audiobook 776 - Virago Modern Classics

    Unabridged

    2 hours 11 min

    INCLUDES AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH THE READERS'Your ad in the Saturday Review of Literature says that you specialize in out-of-print books. The phrase 'antiquarian book-sellers' scares me somewhat, as I equate 'antique' with expensive. I am a poor writer with an antiquarian taste in books and all the things I want are impossible to get over here except in very expensive rare editions, or in ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD

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    Notes of a Native Son

    by James Baldwin ...
    Narrated by Ron Butler ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 4 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.'The story of the negro in America is the story of America ... it is not a very pretty story'James Baldwin's breakthrough essay collection made him the voice of his generation. Ranging over Harlem in the 1940s, movies, novels, his preacher father and his experiences of Paris, they capture the complexity of black life at the dawn of the civil rights movement with ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

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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

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    Technofeudalism

    What Killed Capitalism

    Narrated by Yanis Varoufakis ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 39 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.*A GUARDIAN BEST FORTHCOMING BOOK OF 2023*The #1 bestselling economist opens our eyes to the new power that is reshaping our lives and the world.No one noticed when capitalism was ... replaced.Perhaps we were too distracted by the pandemic, or the endless financial crises, or the rise of TikTok. But under cover of them all, a new and more exploitative system has been ... Read more

    $28.99 AUD

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    Burning Questions

    Essays and Occasional Pieces 2004–2021

    Unabridged

    19 hours 1 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.From cultural icon Margaret Atwood comes a brilliant collection of essays -- funny, erudite, endlessly curious, uncannily prescient -- which seek answers to Burning Questions such as:Why do people everywhere, in all cultures, tell stories?How much of yourself can you give away without evaporating?How can we live on our planet?Is it true? And is it fair?What do zombies ... Read more

    $28.99 AUD

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    The Salmon of Doubt

    Hitchhiking the Galaxy One Last Time

    Series Audiobook 3 - Dirk Gently

    Unabridged

    8 hours 58 min

    ***Read by Stephen Mangan (Green Wing, Dirk Gently) and featuring an introduction written and read by Stephen Fry, and an epilogue read by Richard Dawkins.The Salmon of Doubt* is Douglas Adams's indispensable guide to life, the universe and everything. It includes short stories and eleven chapters of a Dirk Gently novel that Douglas Adams was working on at the time of his death, and features an ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

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    Everything I Know About Love

    Narrated by Dolly Alderton ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 33 min

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER WITH A NEW CHAPTERWinner of Autobiography of the Year at the National Book Awards 2018Shortlisted for the Waterstones Book of the Year 2018Now containing a new chapter on Everything I Know At Thirty.When it comes to the trials and triumphs of becoming a grown up, journalist and former Sunday Times dating columnist Dolly Alderton has seen and tried it all. In her memoir, ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

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    This is Going to Hurt

    Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor

    by Adam Kay ...
    Narrated by Adam Kay ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 47 min

    The multi-million copy bestsellerBook of the Year at The National Book Awards‘Painfully funny. The pain and the funniness somehow add up to something entirely good, entirely noble and entirely loveable.' - Stephen FryWelcome to the life of a junior doctor: 97-hour weeks, life and death decisions, a constant tsunami of bodily fluids, and the hospital parking meter earns more than you.Scribbled in ... Read more

    $22.99 AUD

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    The Diary of a Young Girl

    The Definitive Edition of the World’s Most Famous Diary

    by Anne Frank ...
    Narrated by Helena Bonham Carter ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 9 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.*Narrated by Helena Bonham Carter*THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK IS 'A MONUMENT TO THE HUMAN SPIRIT'One of the most famous accounts of living under the Nazi regime comes from the diary of a thirteen-year-old Jewish girl, Anne Frank. Edited by her father Otto H. Frank and German novelist Mirjam Pressler, this is a true story to be rediscovered by each new generation.12th Ju... ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

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    Finding Me

    The Grammy-winning memoir

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

    Unabridged

    9 hours 15 min

    Winner of the 2023 GRAMMY Award for Best Spoken Word or Non-Musical Album.Finalist for the 2023 AUDIE AWARDS® for Audiobook of the Year and Narration by the AuthorFINDING 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 ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD

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    I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

    The internationally bestselling classic

    Narrated by Dr Maya Angelou ...
    Series 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

    $39.99 AUD

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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

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    What I Know for Sure

    by Oprah Winfrey ...
    Narrated by Oprah Winfrey ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 53 min

    Candid, moving, exhilarating, uplifting, frequently humorous, and passionately read by Ophrah Winfrey, What I Know For Sure shimmers with the sort of truth that listeners will revisit again and again.As a creative force, student of the human heart and soul, and champion of living the life you want, Oprah Winfrey stands alone. Over the years, she has made history with a legendary talk show (the ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

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    Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas

    Festive Diaries from the Creator of This Is Going to Hurt

    by Adam Kay ...
    Narrated by Adam Kay ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 20 min

    The number one Sunday Times bestseller.Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas is a short gift book of festive diaries from the author of multi-million-copy bestseller This is Going to Hurt.Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat . . . but 1.4 million NHS staff are heading off to work. In this perfect present for anyone who has ever set foot in a hospital, Adam Kay delves back into his diaries ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

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    Travelling to Work

    Diaries 1988–1998 (Volume 3)

    by Michael Palin ...
    Narrated by Michael Palin ...

    Unabridged

    23 hours 48 min

    TRAVELLING TO WORK is the third volume of Michael Palin's widely acclaimed diaries. After the Python years and a decade of filming, writing and acting, Palin's career takes an unexpected direction into travel, which will shape his working life for the next 25 years. Yet, as the diaries reveal, he remained ferociously busy on a host of other projects throughout this whirlwind period.TRAVELLING TO ... Read more

    $46.99 AUD

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    Letters from a Stoic

    Penguin Classics

    by Seneca ...
    Narrated by Julian Glover ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 38 min

    **Brought to you by Penguin.This Penguin Classic is performed by Julian Glover, Olivier Award winning actor, also known for his roles in Game of Thrones and Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets. This definitive recording includes an Introduction by Robin Campbell.**A philosophy that saw self-possession as the key to an existence lived 'in accordance with nature', Stoicism called for the ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

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    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

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    Essential Bukowski: Poetry

    Narrated by Eric Meyers ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 5 min

    ‘The best poet in America’ Jean Genet‘He brought everybody down to earth, even the angels’ Leonard CohenThe definitive collection from a writer whose transgressive legacy and raw, funny, acutely observant writing has left an enduring markHere is Bukowski eating walnuts and scratching his back, rolling a cigarette while listening to Brahms, showering with Linda in the mid-afternoon.Here is Bukowski ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

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    Cultural Amnesia

    Notes in the Margin of My Time

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

    Abridged

    6 hours 17 min

    **Abridged for audio. Read by the author, Clive James.With fascinating essays on towering figures from Anna Akhmatova to Stefan Zweig, via Charles de Gaulle, Hitler, Thomas Mann and Wittgenstein, Cultural Amnesia is one of the crowning achievements in Clive James's illustrious career as a critic.'One stupendous starburst of wild brilliance' – Simon Schama, historian and author of The Power of Art* ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

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    Normal Women: From the Number One Bestselling Author Comes 900 Years of Women Making History

    Unabridged

    27 hours 17 min

    A NEW STATESMEN BOOK OF THE YEAR 2023‘A lasting work of social history’ THE TIMES‘A genuinely new history of our nation’ DAN JONES‘This celebration of women is a triumph of popular history’ SPECTATORFROM THE MULTI-MILLION BESTSELLING HISTORICAL NOVELIST COMES THE CULMINATION OF HER LIFE’S WORKDid you know that there are more penises ... ... Read more

    $62.99 AUD

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    A Room of One's Own

    Penguin Classics

    Narrated by Natalie Dormer ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 17 min

    **Brought to you by Penguin.This Penguin Classic is performed by Natalie Dormer, best known for her standout role as Queen Margaery in Game of Thrones, as well as her roles in The Hunger Games and Captain America: The First Avenger.**A Room of One's Own, based on a lecture given at Girton College Cambridge, is one of the great feminist polemics. Woolf's blazing writing on female creativity, the ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

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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

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    The Yarn Whisperer

    My Unexpected Life in Knitting

    by Clara Parkes ...
    Narrated by Clara Parkes ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours 30 min

    Stockinette, ribbing, cables, even the humble yarn over can instantly evoke places, times, people, conversations, all those poignant moments that we’ve tucked away in our memory banks. Over time, those stitches form a map of our lives.—From the prefaceIn The Yarn Whisperer: Reflections on a Life in Knitting, renowned knitter and author Clara Parkes ponders the roles knitting plays in her life via ... Read more

    $25.99 AUD