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  • Dune

    Now a major new film from the director of Blade Runner 2049 and Arrival

    by Frank Herbert ...
    series S.F. MASTERWORKS
    'An astonishing science fiction phenomenon' WASHINGTON POST'I know nothing comparable to it except The Lord of the Rings' Arthur C Clarke'It is possible that Dune is even more relevant now than when it was first published' NEW YORKERThe Duke of Atreides has been manoeuvred by his arch-enemy, Baron Harkonnen, into administering the desert planet of Dune. Although it is almost completely without ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Real Anthony Fauci

    Bill Gates, Big Pharma, and the Global War on Democracy and Public Health

    series Children’s Health Defense
    #1 on AMAZON, and a **NEW YORK TIMES, WALL STREET JOURNAL, USA TODAY and PUBLISHERS WEEKLY NATIONAL BESTSELLEROver 500,000 copies sold.P****harma-funded mainstream media has convinced millions of Americans that Dr. Anthony Fauci is a hero. He is anything but.**As director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), Dr. Anthony Fauci dispenses $6.1 billion in annual ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD

  • The Longevity Paradox

    How to Die Young at a Ripe Old Age

    series The Plant Paradox #4
    From the author of the New York Times bestseller The Plant Paradox comes a groundbreaking plan for living a long, healthy, happy life.From the moment we are born, our cells begin to age. But aging does not have to mean decline. World-renowned surgeon Dr. Steven Gundry has been treating mature patients for most of his career. He knows that everyone thinks they want to live forever, until they hit ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD $4.99 AUD

  • The Dawn of Everything

    A New History of Humanity

    THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER AND SUNDAY TIMES, OBSERVER AND BBC HISTORY BOOK OF THE YEAR'Pacey and potentially revolutionary' Sunday Times'Iconoclastic and irreverent ... an exhilarating read' The Guardian'This is not a book. This is an intellectual feast' Nassim Nicholas TalebFor generations, our remote ancestors have been cast as primitive and ... ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

  • Finding the Mother Tree

    Uncovering the Wisdom and Intelligence of the Forest

    THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER'A scientific memoir as gripping as any HBO drama series' Kate Kellaway, ObserverA dazzling scientific detective story from the ecologist who first discovered the hidden language of treesNo one has done more to transform our understanding of trees than the world-renowned scientist Suzanne Simard. Now she shares the secrets of a lifetime spent uncovering startling truths ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD $4.99 AUD

  • Guns, Germs And Steel

    A short history of everybody for the last 13,000 years

    by Jared Diamond ...
    This book answers the most obvious, the most important, yet the most difficult question about human history: why history unfolded so differently on different continents. Geography and biogeography, not race, moulded the contrasting fates of Europeans, Asians, Native Americans, sub-Saharan Africans, and aboriginal Australians.An ambitious synthesis of history, biology, ecology and linguistics, Guns ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD $4.99 AUD

  • Hope Nicely's Lessons for Life

    'An absolute joy' - Sarah Haywood

    by Caroline Day ...
    **'A touching, tender story filled with wonderful humour. An absolute joy' Sarah Haywood'A very special book, really enjoyable' Katie FfordeThe Sunday Times bestselling novel, perfect for fans of Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine and The Rosie Project.Winner of the Joan Hessayon Award for New Writers.Winner of the Joan Hessayon Award for New Writers.</st... ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • A (Very) Short History of Life On Earth

    4.6 Billion Years in 12 Chapters

    by Henry Gee ...
    For billions of years, Earth was an inhospitably alien place – covered with churning seas, slowly crafting its landscape by way of incessant volcanic eruptions, the atmosphere in a constant state of chemical flux. And yet, despite facing literally every conceivable setback that living organisms could encounter, life has been extinguished and picked itself up to evolve again. Life has learned and ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • The Power of Habit

    Why We Do What We Do, and How to Change

    There's never been a better time to set new habits. This book will change your life.______________________________Why do we do develop habits? And how can we change them?We can always change. In The Power of Habit, award-winning New York Times business reporter Charles Duhigg translates cutting-edge behavioural science into practical self-improvement action, distilling advanced neuroscience into ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD $4.99 AUD

  • Entangled Life

    The phenomenal Sunday Times bestseller exploring how fungi make our worlds, change our minds and shape our futures

    The smash-hit Sunday Times bestseller that will transform your understanding of our planet and life itself.'Dazzling, vibrant, vision-changing' Robert MacfarlaneWinner of the Royal Society Science Book Prize 2021Winner of the Wainwright Prize for Conservation Writing 2021The more we learn about fungi, the less makes sense without them. They can change our minds, heal our bodies an... ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Dopamine Nation

    Finding Balance in the Age of Indulgence

    *The New York Times bestseller*All around us people are looking at their phones too much, eating too much, drinking too much. Our world is addicted to fleeting distracting pleasures that get us nowhere. Dr Anna Lembke provides a clear way back to a balanced life.This book is about pleasure. It's also about pain. Most importantly, it's about how to find the delicate balance between the two, and why ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • The Rules of Contagion

    Why Things Spread - and Why They Stop

    series Wellcome Collection
    An Observer Book of the YearA Times Science Book of the YearA New Statesman Book of the YearA Financial Times Science Book of the Year'Astonishingly bold' Daily Mail'It is hard to imagine a more timely book ... much of the modern world will make more sense having read it.' The TimesWe live in... ... Read more

    $11.98 AUD

  • Vaxxers

    The Inside Story of the Oxford AstraZeneca Vaccine and the Race Against the Virus

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER AND RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK*Chosen as a Book of the Year by the Financial Times, Sunday Times, Daily Mail, Prospect, Guardian and The Times*This is the story of a race - not against other vaccines or other scientists, but against a deadly and devastating virus.On 1 January 2020, Sarah Gilbert, Professor of Vaccinology at Oxfo... ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Delusions of Gender

    The Real Science Behind Sex Differences

    by Cordelia Fine ...
    **THE BRILLIANT AND HUGELY INFLUENTIAL BOOK BY THE WINNER OF THE 2017 ROYAL SOCIETY INSIGHT INVESTMENT SCIENCE BOOKS PRIZE‘Fun, droll yet deeply serious.’New Scientist‘A brilliant feminist critic of theneurosciences … Read her, enjoy and learn.’Hilary Rose, THES‘A witty and meticulously researchedexposé of the sloppy studies that pass for scientificevidence in so many of today’s bestselling ... Read more

    $9.45 AUD

  • Fossil Men

    The Quest for the Oldest Skeleton and the Origins of Humankind

    "Riveting. ... Pattison's uncanny ability [is] to write evocatively about science. ... In this, he is every bit as good as the best scientist writers." —New York Times Book Review (Editors' Choice)"Brilliant. ... A work of staggering depth." —Minneapolis Star TribuneA decade in the making, Fossil Men is a scientific detective story played out in anatomy and the natural history of the human... ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • The Obesity Code

    the bestselling guide to unlocking the secrets of weight loss

    by Dr Jason Fung ...
    series The Obesity Code #1
    We are in the midst of an obesity epidemic, but despite being inundated with diet advice we are only getting fatter. We count calories and exercise regularly, yet still the pounds won’t budge. Why?In this highly readable and provocative book, Dr Jason Fung sets out a groundbreaking new theory: that obesity is caused by our hormones, rather than a lack of self-control.He reveals that overproduction ... Read more

    $25.51 AUD

  • Where Song Began: Australia's Birds and How They Changed the World

    Australia's Birds and How They Changed the World

    by Tim Low ...
    Tim Low, award-winning author of Feral Future, in an eye-opening book on the unique nature of Australian birds and their role in ecology and global evolution.Renowned for its unusual mammals, Australia is a land of birds that are just as unusual, just as striking, a result of the continent's tens of millions of years of isolation. Compared with birds elsewhere, ours are more likely to be ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • What Dogs Want

    An illustrated guide for HAPPY dog care and training

    by Mat Ward ...
    ______________________What do my dog's barks mean? Should I be brushing their teeth? How do I even know what kind of dog is right for me?Let's be honest, pets may seem pretty straightforward, but as soon as you become an owner there are so many questions. Mat Ward is an internationally recognised expert on dog behaviour, and for him the secret to success is knowing that dogs and humans are both ... Read more

    $14.95 AUD

  • Immune

    The new book from Kurzgesagt - a gorgeously illustrated deep dive into the immune system

    **A Sunday Times and New York Times bestseller**Out now**: The bestselling book from the creator of the wildly popular science YouTube channel, Kurzgesagt - In a Nutshell, a gorgeously** illustrated deep dive into the immune system that will change how you think about your body forever.Please note: the originally supplied fixed format edition of the eBook has now been replaced to address d... ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

  • Puppy Training: The Ultimate Guide to Housebreak Your Puppy in Just 7 Days

    Is your new puppy making your house into a disaster area?Tired of the smell, the cleaning bills, and the frustration of housebreaking a puppy through trial and error?Well say goodbye to the mess—your obedient, housebroken pet can be yours in just 7 days!There's nothing quite as frustrating as struggling to housebreak a new puppy.It's by far the most annoying, least fulfilling part of pet ownership ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Woman Who Changed Her Brain (New Edition)

    A worldwide bestseller, this is the incredible story of a woman who struggled with severe learning disabilities, built herself a better brain, and started a program that has helped thousands of others do the same.UPDATED EDITION WITH NEW CHAPTER ON LATEST RESEARCH AND CASE STUDIESBarbara Arrowsmith-Young was born with severe learning disabilities that caused teachers to label her slow, stubborn -- ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD $4.99 AUD

  • Dr Karl's Little Book of Climate Change Science

    Australia's favourite science guru explains the facts about climate change -- and how we can fix itHow do Greenhouse Gas molecules shimmy and shake to trap 400,000 Hiroshima atom bombs' worth of the Sun's heat each day?Who did the early research into Climate Change and then spent billions trying to cover it up?What's the Hockey Stick Graph and why is it so important?How did Climate Change tip the ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • The Ends of the World

    Volcanic Apocalypses, Lethal Oceans and Our Quest to Understand Earth's Past Mass Extinctions

    by Peter Brannen ...
    ‘A book about one apocalypse – much less five – could have been a daunting read, were it not for the wit, lyricism, and clarity that Peter Brannen brings to every page.’ Ed Yong, author of I Contain MultitudesApocalypse, now?Death by fire, ice, poison gas, suffocation, asteroid. At five moments through history life on Earth was dragged to the very edge of extinction.Now, armed with revolutionary ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Lifespan: Why We Age – and Why We Don’t Have To

    In this paradigm-shifting book from acclaimed Harvard Medical School doctor and one of TIME magazine’s 100 most influential people on earth, Dr. David Sinclair reveals that everything we think we know about ageing is wrong, and shares the surprising, scientifically-proven methods that can help readers live younger, longer.For decades, the medical community has looked to a variety of reasons for ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD