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  • 442 Cosmic & Universal Laws

    Never before have 442 cosmic / universal laws ever been defined in one place.Have you ever wondered how many cosmic and universal laws exist? I bet you have no idea how many of these laws affect you every day, second-by-second.One of these laws states that the three points of a triangle are responsible for the manifestation of all things in the infinite plane. (Law of Triangle)Another law states ... Read more

    $3.97 AUD

  • Troublesome Words

    by Bill Bryson ...
    Troublesome Words is playful and riddlesome guide to the English language from the bestselling author of Notes from a Small Island and A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bill BrysonWhat is the difference between mean and median, blatant and flagrant, flout and flaunt? Is it whodunnit or whodunit? Do you know? Are you sure?With Troublesome Words, jo... ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Surgeon of Crowthorne

    A Tale of Murder, Madness and the Oxford English Dictionary

    An extraordinary tale of madness, genius and obsession, discover the true story of the two remarkable men that led to the making of the Oxford English Dictionary - and literary history!The compilation of the Oxford English Dictionary, begun in 1857, was one of the most ambitious projects ever undertaken. As definitions were collected, the overseeing committee, led by Professor James Murray, ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Webster's Unabridged Dictionary: Vintage Pre-1923 Edition

    by Noah Webster ...
    The classic reference work, in an edition first published before 1923. As a Word document, the file is over 14,000 pages long. We have added over 6,000 links to help you navigate to the word you want. (Searching for a word would take you to any instance of that word in definitions, not the word you want defined). With this version, you click on the first letter, then the first two letters, then on ... Read more

    $1.48 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • In a Manner of Speaking

    Phrases, Expressions, and Proverbs and How We Use and Misuse Them

    by Colin McNairn ...
    What do the whole kit and caboodle,” the whole shebang,” the whole megillah,” the whole enchilada,” the whole nine yards,” the whole box and dice,” and the full Monty” have in common? They’re all expressions that mean the entire quantity,” and they’re all examples of the breadth and depth of the English-speaking world’s vocabulary.From the multitude of words and phrases in daily use, the author of ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Best of Aussie Slang

    by John Blackman ...
    If you don't buy this book you're one chop short of a barbecue!Is your knowledge of Aussie slang sadly lacking? Are you feeling like a bandicoot on a burnt ridge, and running around like a blue-arsed fly? If so, don't chuck a wobbly, simply take a squiz at John Blackman's Best of Aussie Slang and she'll be apples!This latest literary triumph from John Blackman is the ultimate guide to the lingo of ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • QI: The Book of the Dead

    Welcome to QI: The Book of the Dead, a biographical dictionary with a twist - one where only the most interesting people made it in!QI have got together six dozen of the happiest, saddest, maddest and most successful men and women from history. Celebrate their wisdom, learn from their mistakes and marvel at their bad taste in clothes.Hans Christian Anderson was terrified of naked women, Florence ... Read more

    $9.89 AUD

  • The Dictionary of Clichés

    A Word Lover's Guide to 4,000 Overused Phrases and Almost-Pleasing Platitudes

    The largest, most comprehensive, and most entertaining reference of its kind, The Dictionary of Clichés features more than four thousand unique clichés and common expressions. Author Christine Ammer explores the phrases and terms that enliven our language and uncovers expressions that have long been considered dead. With each entry, she includes a thorough definition, origin of the term, and an ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • The Million Word Crossword Dictionary

    With more than 1,300,000 answers, this volume contains more than twice as many words as any other crossword dictionary.Meticulously compiled by two crossword professionals with a combined fifty years in the field and based on a massive analysis of current crosswords, there has never been a crossword dictionary with the breadth, depth, and currency of this one. From Jim Carrey to Sister Carrie, ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Dogstar Rising

    A Makana Investigation

    by Parker Bilal ...
    series A Makana Investigation
    It is the summer of 2001 and in Cairo's crowded streets the heat is rising...The unsolved murders of young homeless boys are fanning the embers of religious hatred. As tensions mount, Makana, who fled his native Sudan a decade ago, has been hired to investigate threats that have been made to a hapless travel agent. The case draws him close to Meera, a woman who knows what it is like to lose ... Read more

    $10.88 AUD

  • Learn Spanish Today - Phrasebook For Beginners

    Our phrasebook for beginners will introduce you some of the basic phrases for use on your trip.Wifi access when abroad is problematic so rely on your ebook instead!Contents:IntroductionPronunciation— Vowels— Semi-vowels— Consonants— Nasals— Diphthongs— ExceptionsPhrase list— Basics— Problems— Numbers— Time— Days— Colors— Transportation— Money— Eating... ... Read more

    $3.77 AUD

  • Learn French by Easy Phrases

    The Easy Way to Learn a Language

    Welcome to France. Nothing beats the right phrase. LEARN FRENCH BY EASY PHRASES provides travelers the key words for getting around one of the world’s most visited countries. Turn the pages as Parisian Françoise Chaniac Dumazy lists necessary phrases to guide you through your visit to France. Designed as a compact and comprehensive companion, LEARN FRENCH BY EASY PHRASES is the only language ... Read more

    $5.92 AUD

  • The Doubleday Roget's Thesaurus in Dictionary Form

    A reference book that belongs on every desk--one of the handiest, best-organized, and most reliable thesauruses available, newly updated to reflect the American language of today. ... Read more

    $10.88 AUD

  • The Self-Publisher’s Ultimate Resource Guide

    Every Indie Author’s Essential Directory—To Help You Prepare, Publish, and Promote Professional Looking Books

    “An essential reference to the best publishing resources for every self-published author. Highly recommended.” -- Mark Coker, Smashwords founder“This short-cut to the top pros—editors, designers, marketers, bloggers, distributors—is just exactly what we’ve all been waiting for. This book is a must-have for any author or publisher.” --Penny Sansevieri, Author Marketing ExpertsHere, for the first ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Holy Bible with Strong's Markup, Dictionary and Hebrew and Greek Concordance (Linked to Bible Verses)

    This book consists of the King James Version Bible with hyperlinks throughout the text to Strong's Dictionary of the Bible. The Strong's Concordances are linked to every verse in the Bible. The Strong's Dictionary is cross-linked and to the Hebrew and Green Concordance. ... Read more

    $3.33 AUD

  • Learn Italian Today - Phrasebook For Beginners

    by Fred Capello ...
    Our phrasebook for beginners will introduce you some of the basic phrases for use on your trip.Wifi access when abroad is problematic so rely on your ebook instead!Contents:IntroductionPronunciation— Vowels— Semi-vowels— Consonants— Nasals— Diphthongs— ExceptionsPhrase list— Basics— Problems— Numbers— Time— Days— Colors— Transportation— Money— Eating... ... Read more

    $3.77 AUD

  • Learn Mandarin Chinese Today - Phrasebook For Beginners

    Our Mandarin Chinese phrasebook for beginners will introduce you some of the basic terms as you start to master the language of the future.  About one fifth of the people in the world speak some form of Chinese as their native language. Contents: Mandarin Chinese Overview Pronunciation Guide — Diphthongs — Consonants — Tones Phrase List — Solving Problems — Going to the doctor — Numbers — Time ... Read more

    $3.77 AUD

  • Learn German Today - Phrasebook For Beginners

    by Klaus Stein ...
    Our phrasebook for beginners will introduce you some of the basic phrases for use on your trip.Wifi access when abroad is problematic so rely on your ebook instead!Contents:IntroductionPronunciation— Vowels— Semi-vowels— Consonants— Nasals— Diphthongs— ExceptionsPhrase list— Basics— Problems— Numbers— Time— Days— Colors— Transportation— Money— Eating... ... Read more

    $3.77 AUD

  • British English from A to Zed

    A Definitive Guide to the Queen's English

    Whether you are traveling to Great Britain or just want to understand British popular culture, this unique dictionary will answer your questions. British English from A to Zed contains more than 5,500 British terms and their American equivalents, each with a short explanation of the term’s history and an example of its use. The appendixes provide valuable supplemental material with differences ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD

  • From the Oven to the Table

    Simple dishes that look after themselves: THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

    by Diana Henry ...
    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'For bung-it-in-the-oven cooks everywhere, this is a must-have book: Diana Henry has a genius for flavour.' - Nigella Lawson-The Sunday Times Best Cookbooks of the Year'This might be Henry's most useful book yet, which is saying something.' - The Sunday Times-Guardian's Best Cookbooks and ... ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Time Management (Collins Business Secrets)

    by Martin Manser ...
    series Collins Business Secrets
    The time management secrets that experts and top professionals use.Get results fast with this quick, easy guide to the fundamentals of Time Management.Includes how to:• Identify your biggest priorities and find time to achieve them• Deal with the biggest hidden time-wasters• Communicate effectively with colleagues and clients• Cope with information overload• Take control of your inbox and ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Learn Italian By Easy Phrases

    The Easy Way to Learn a Language

    Welcome to Italy. Nothing beats the right phrase. LEARN ITALIAN BY EASY PHRASES provides travelers the right words for getting around one of the world’s most visited countries. Turn the pages as Italian Sharri Whiting lists necessary phrases to guide you through your visit to Italy. Designed as a compact and comprehensive companion, LEARN ITALIAN BY EASY PHRASES is the only language book ... Read more

    $5.92 AUD

  • Learn Russian Today - Phrasebook for Beginners

    Our Russian phrasebook for beginners will introduce you to some of the basic terms as you start to master the largest native language in Europe. Russian has 160 million native speakers and it is the fourth most spoken language in the world. Russian is spoken primarily in Russia, Belarus, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine, Moldova, Latvia, Turkmenistan and Estonia and is one ... Read more

    $3.77 AUD

  • McGraw-Hill's Spanish Student Dictionary

    series McGraw-Hill Dictionary Series
    The words you need, quickly and easilyEspecially designed for beginning learners, this dictionary will help you master the essential words of Spanish. Inside you'll find entries that include pronunciations and grammatical information in a clear, easy-to-understand format, as well as helpful example sentences to show each word in everyday context. ... Read more

    $25.95 AUD