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  • Understand Greek Mythology

    by Steve Eddy and 1 more

    series Teach Yourself
    Ancient Greek myths shaped and were shaped by one of the most important culture in the history of the world. Even today, stories such as Oedipus, Narcissus, Odysseus and the Golden Fleece reverberate through our popular culture. This is the ideal introduction to Greek myth. The opening chapter is a detailed background to Greek culture and mythology. From then on , the book explores eleven well ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Chinese Literature: A Very Short Introduction

    by Sabina Knight

    series Very Short Introductions
    Perhaps nowhere else has literature been as conscious a collective endeavor as in China, and China's survival over three thousand years may owe more to its literary traditions than to its political history. This Very Short Introduction tells the story of Chinese literature from antiquity to the present, focusing on the key role literary culture played in supporting social and political concerns. ... Read more

    $11.65 AUD

  • The Pleasure of Reading

    43 Writers on the Discovery of Reading and the Books that Inspired Them

    by Lady Antonia Fraser and 2 more

    In this delightful collection forty-three acclaimed writers explain what first made them interested in literature, what inspired them to read and what makes them continue to do so. First published in 1992 in hardback only, original contributors include Margaret Atwood, J. G. Ballard, Melvyn Bragg, A. S. Byatt, Carol Ann Duffy, Simon Gray, Germaine Greer, Alan Hollinghurst, Doris Lessing, Candia ... Read more

    $13.63 AUD

  • In Tasmania

    by Nicholas Shakespeare

    A brilliant account of 200 years of Tasmanian history and an acclaimed writer’s discovery of his secret connection with that island and its past.In Tasmania on holiday, novelist and Chatwin biographer Nicholas Shakespeare discovered a house on a 9-mile beach and instantly decided this was where he wanted to live. He didn’t know then that his ancestor was the corrupt and colourful Anthony Fenn Kemp ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Sense of Style

    The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century

    by Steven Pinker

    Bad writing can't be blamed on the Internet, or on 'the kids today'. Good writing has always been hard: a performance requiring pretense, empathy, and a drive for coherence. In The Sense of Style, cognitive scientist and linguist Steven Pinker uses the latest scientific insights to bring us a style and usage guide for the 21st century. What do skilful writers know about the link between syntax and ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Aromatherapy and Essential Oils Ultimate Guide (Boxed Set)

    3 Books In 1 Essential Oils and Aromatherapy Guide with Recipes, Uses and Benefits

    by Speedy Publishing

    Aromathery and Essential oils have a variety of positive uses. Peppermint can help with stomach issues and PMS. Clove oil is used to cure headaches. Inhaling citrus oils has been said to cure cabin fever. Other oils like mint and citrus help people relax during summer. Essential oils are organic and all-natural, so they can be used as replacements for certain harmful medicines and perfumes. ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • My Secret Garden: Women's Sexual Fantasies by Nancy Friday l Summary & Study Guide

    by BookRags

    The My Secret Garden: Women's Sexual Fantasies Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of My Secret Garden: Women's Sexual Fantasies by Nancy Friday. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Screw the Roses, Send Me the Thorns: The Romance and Sexual Sorcery of Sadomasochism by Philip Miller and Molly Devon | Summary & Study Guide

    by BookRags

    The Screw the Roses, Send Me the Thorns: The Romance and Sexual Sorcery of Sadomasochism Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of Screw the Roses, Send Me the Thorns: The Romance and Sexual Sorcery of Sadomasochism by Philip Miller and Molly Devon. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • The Hero With A Thousand Faces by Joseph Campbell | Summary & Study Guide

    by BookRags

    The Hero With A Thousand Faces Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of The Hero With A Thousand Faces by Joseph Campbell. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Literary Miscellany

    Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Literature

    by Alex Palmer

    series Books of Miscellany
    Wouldn’t it be great to be a fly on the wall as the great writers took pen to paper (or fingers to keyboard)? While reading this work, you’ll be just that. Here are behind-the-book stories and facts about authors, publishing and everything literary that will entertain both casual and serious readers. Among the questions asked and answered: When Did Literature Finally Get Sexy? Is Coffee or Opium ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Falco: The Official Companion

    by Lindsey Davis

    As the girl came running up the steps, I decided she was wearing far too many clothes...So, in 1989, readers were introduced to Marcus Didius Falco, the Roman informer, as he stood on the steps of the Temple of Saturn, looking out across the Forum: the heart of his world. Twenty years and twenty books later, Falco fans want a companion volume.Only here will you learn the author's private ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • Women Who Run with the Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estes | Summary & Study Guide

    by BookRags

    The Women Who Run with the Wolves Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of Women Who Run with the Wolves by Clarissa Pinkola Estes. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell l Summary & Study Guide

    by BookRags

    The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman l Summary & Study Guide

    by BookRags

    The Light Between Oceans Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • The Creature from Jekyll Island by G. Edward Griffin | Summary & Study Guide

    by BookRags

    The Creature from Jekyll Island Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of The Creature from Jekyll Island by G. Edward Griffin. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • The Diving Bell and the Butterfly by Jean-Dominique Bauby | Summary & Study Guide

    by BookRags

    The Diving Bell and the Butterfly Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of The Diving Bell and the Butterfly by Jean-Dominique Bauby. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener | Summary & Study Guide

    by BookRags

    The Tales of the South Pacific Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson | Summary & Study Guide

    by BookRags

    The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD

  • Bookmarked

    Reading My Way from Hollywood to Brooklyn

    by Wendy W. Fairey

    Wendy Fairey grew up among books. As the shy and studious daughter of famed Hollywood columnist Sheilah Graham-F. Scott Fitzgerald’s lover during the last years of his life-she began as a child reading her way through the library Fitzgerald had assembled for her mother and escaped into the landscape of classic English novels. Their protagonists became her intimates, starting with David Copperfield ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Essential Oils Beauty Secrets Reloaded: How To Make Beauty Products At Home for Skin, Hair & Body Care -A Step by Step Guide & 70 Simple Recipes for Any Skin Type and Hair Type

    by Janet Evans

    Essential Oils Are a Natural and Effective Way to Look beautiful and claim your perfect health! Do you want to find out how to create a healthier lifestyle for yourself and your family by using essential oils? Essential Oils Beauty Secrets Reloaded: How To Make Beauty Products At Home For Skin, Hair & Body Care Step by Step Guide is one of the most complete book on the subject, especially for the ... Read more

    $6.92 AUD

  • The Holy Bible (King James Version)

    by Various Authors

    The Holy Bible (King James Version)This is the King James Version (KJV) of the Bible, traditionally the principal English translation. The KJV is considered one of the masterpieces of early modern English literature, although most modern readers find the language a bit dated and occasionally opaque. There have been numerous successive English translations, many of which have borrowed heavily from ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD

  • Plotting and Writing Suspense Fiction

    by Patricia Highsmith

    Named by The Times as the all-time number one crime writer, Patricia Highsmith was an author who broke new ground and defied genre clichés with novels such as The Talented Mr Ripley and Strangers on a Train.In the classic creative writing guide Plotting and Writing Suspense Fiction, Highsmith reveals her secrets for producing world-class crime and thrillers, from imaginative tips for generating ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Little Book Of Tips For Descriptive Writing

    by Patti Roberts

    This book is a gem, if only for the list of creative words Patti had generously put together, to save the budding writer the time and effort of having to do so.Thanks Patti. Jeremy Poole.Includes Bonus reading includes Writing Tips from Authors.Participating Authors.David Bishop - The WomanSuzy Turner - The Ghost Of Josiah GrimshawElla Medler - Blood Is Power.Kenneth Hoss - Deadly Storm.Patricia ... Read more

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  • Whitney, My Love by Judith McNaught l Summary & Study Guide

    by BookRags

    The Whitney, My Love Study Guide contains a comprehensive summary and analysis of Whitney, My Love by Judith McNaught. It includes a detailed Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Character Descriptions, Objects/Places, Themes, Styles, Quotes, and Topics for Discussion. ... Read more

    $15.34 AUD