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  • From Reindeer Lake to Eskimo Point

    by Peter Kazaks ...
    Canoe across large lakes, up and down rivers and rapids; labour over portages and through a miasma of blackflies; bask in the golden evenings of the Subarctic. In this account of an 800-mile canoe trip -- which begins at Reindeer Lake on the Manitoba/Saskatchewan border, continues into Nunavut past the treeline, and ends on Hudson Bay -- Peter Kazaks conveys the experience of being in the north by ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • The Salt Path

    The 85-Week Sunday Times Bestseller from the Million-Copy Bestselling Author

    by Raynor Winn ...
    Bring nature into your home with t****he inspiring true story of hope and the healing powers of the natural world, in one of the most talked about books of the decadeFROM THE MILLION-COPY BESTSELLING AUTHOR'This is what you need right now to muster hope and resilience . . . a beautiful story and a reminder that humans can endure adversity' Stylist*'*A beautiful book, it really lives up to the hype ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Returned

    A gripping Irish crime thriller

    From the CWA John Creasey New Blood Dagger shortlisted author‘A dark, haunting tale with an emotional gut punch that stays with you long after the final page. Amanda Cassidy is an unflinching storyteller.’ Lisa Jewell, author of The Family UpstairsWhen she re-lives this night, over and over, Nancy will wonder if she’d just gone upstairs a few minutes earlier, what might have been…A devastating ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Dust

    The Modern World in a Trillion Particles

    by Jay Owens ...
    'Dust is a book with an extraordinary global story to tell, but - and - also with an ethical argument to advance. Robert Macfarlane'Superb' Telegraph'Brilliant' Sunday Times'Eye-opening . . . impressive' Guardian'Powerful' Nature'Like a detective dusting for fingerprints, Jay Owens masterfully reve... ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Sapiens

    THE MULTI-MILLION COPY BESTSELLER

    'Interesting and provocative... It gives you a sense of how briefly we've been on this Earth' Barack ObamaWhat makes us brilliant? What makes us deadly? What makes us Sapiens?One of the world's preeminent historians and thinkers, Yuval Noah Harari challenges everything we know about being human.Earth is 4.5 billion years old. In just a fraction of that time, one species among countless others has ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Food for Life

    The New Science of Eating Well, by the #1 bestselling author of SPOON-FED

    by Tim Spector ...
    **AS HEARD ON THE DIARY OF A CEO PODCAST**Food is our greatest ally for good health, but the question of what to eat in the age of ultra-processed food has never seemed so complicated. Bestselling author and scientist Tim Spector has the answers in this definitive, easy-to-follow guide to the new science of eating well.Tim Spector has pioneered a new approach to nutrition, encouraging us to forget ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

  • Burke and Wills

    The triumph and tragedy of Australia's most famous explorers

    The iconic Australian exploration story - brought to life by Peter FitzSimons, Australia's storyteller.'They have left here today!' he calls to the others. When King puts his hand down above the ashes of the fire, it is to find it still hot. There is even a tiny flame flickering from the end of one log. They must have left just hours ago.MELBOURNE, 20 AUGUST 1860. In an ambitious quest to be the ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD $4.99 AUD

  • HAVOC-06

    A Combat Controller on Operations

    by Troy Knight ...
    I received a target indication from one of the rear team members and observed movement coming from the left of the area of engagement. I then saw them, two enemy fighters moving to a new position. I must have let rip about twenty rounds and not one of the rounds hit them. I had missed completely!“You shit shot,” swearing at myself under my breath. My teeth were clenched and I was pissed off at my ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • North Woods

    by Daniel Mason ...
    'Truly outstanding' Mail on Sunday'This is a time-spanning, genre-blurring work of storytelling magic . . . **The only constants are the land and Mason's geniu**s' Washington Post'Daniel Mason's latest novel is one of those rare books that truly deserves the description "spellbinding" ' Observer'A tapestry at once intimate and epic' TLS<st... ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • The Chance of a Lifetime series

    by Kate Clayborn ...
    Count yourself lucky to be a reader of Kate Clayborn’s gorgeously romantic Chance of a Lifetime series! Includes all three books; Beginner’s Luck, Luck of the Draw and Best of Luck.Beginner’s Luck: A scientist with a quiet, steady job at a university, Kit Averin's sudden lottery win changes nothing, with one exception: the fixer-upper she plans to buy, her first and only real home. It’s more than ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Summer on the Italian Lakes

    the perfect summer love story from the bestselling author of FINDING LOVE IN POSITANO

    by Lucy Coleman ...
    Could one summer on the Italian coast change Brie's life forever?Brianna Middleton has won the hearts of millions of readers with her sweeping love stories. But the girl behind the typewriter is struggling... Not only does she have writer's block, but she's a world-famous romance author with zero romance in her own life.So the opportunity to spend the summer teaching at a writer's retreat in an ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • The Great Dune Trilogy

    Dune, Dune Messiah, Children of Dune

    by Frank Herbert ...
    Three of the greatest SF novels in the world in one bumper omnibus'An astonishing science fiction phenomenon' WASHINGTON POST'I know nothing comparable to it except The Lord of the Rings' Arthur C ClarkeHerbert's evocative, epic tales are set on the desert planet Arrakis, the focus for a complex political and military struggle with galaxy-wide repercussions.Arrakis is the source of spice, a mind ... Read more

    $32.99 AUD

  • Curlews on Vulture Street

    Cities, Birds, People and Me

    by Darryl Jones ...
    Darryl Jones, author of Feeding the Birds at Your Table, reveals the not-so-secret lives of the most common birds that share our towns and cities. Despite the noise, heat, dust and fumes, the ceaseless movement, light and toxins, many birds successfully live their lives among us. And not just furtively in the shadows. Ibis steal our lunch, brush-turkeys rearrange gardens and magpies chase us from ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • The Seaside Girls

    The start of a wonderful historical saga series from Tracy Baines

    by Tracy Baines ...
    Book 1 - The Seaside Girls
    A brand new series full of friendship, singing and laughter as war looms...Cleethorpes 1939With the country teetering on the brink of war everyone faces an uncertain future.Destitute after the tragic death of her father, aspiring singer Jessie Delaney and her family have no choice other than to accept the charity of relatives to ensure a roof over their heads.Spiteful Aunt Iris soon has Jessie ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD $1.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Death and Croissants: The most hilarious murder mystery since Richard Osman's The Thursday Murder Club

    by Ian Moore ...
    Book 1 - A Follet Valley Mystery
    Richard is a middle-aged Englishman who runs a B&B in the fictional Val de Follet in the Loire Valley. Nothing ever happens to Richard, and really that’s the way he likes it.One day, however, one of his older guests disappears, leaving behind a bloody handprint on the wallpaper. Another guest, the exotic Valérie, persuades a reluctant Richard to join her in investigating the disappearance.Richard ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • The Blue, Beautiful World

    by Karen Lord ...
    The world is changing, and humanity must change with it. Rising seas and soaring temperatures have radically transformed the face of Earth. Meanwhile, Earth is being observed from afar by other civilizations . . . and now they are ready to make contact.Vying to prepare humanity for first contact are a group of dreamers and changemakers, including Peter Hendrix, the genius inventor behind the most ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Call of the Reed Warbler

    A New Agriculture – A New Earth

    by Charles Massy ...
    Fully updated and featuring a new author's note addressing recent, major progress in regenerative agriculture. Call of the Reed Warbler will change the way we farm, eat and think about food. In this groundbreaking book Charles Massy explores regenerative agriculture and the vital connection between our soil and our health. Using his personal farming experience as a touchstone, he tells the real ... Read more

    $18.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Wild Asana

    Animals, Yoga, and Connecting Our Practice to the Natural World

    by Alison Zak ...
    **Ever wonder about the dog in Downward Dog or the pigeon in Kapota? Rewild your yoga practice by connecting to the animals behind the asanas.For nature-loving yogis and readers of World of Wonders and Yoga Mythology**From Downward Dog to Cobra, Wild Asana invites you into an embodied exploration of the animals that inspire familiar yoga poses. Drawing on wildlife science, anthropology, Hindu ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • Barney Greatrex

    From Bomber Command to the French Resistance - the stirring story of an Australian hero

    The incredible untold World War II story of Australian hero BARNEY GREATREX - from Bomber Command to French Resistance fighter.A school and university cadet in Sydney, Barney Greatrex signed up for RAF Bomber Command in 1941, eager to get straight into the very centre of the Allied counterattack. Bombing Germany night after night, Barney's 61 Squadron faced continual enemy fighter attacks and anti ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Good Virus

    The Untold Story of Phages: The Most Abundant Life Forms on Earth and What They Can Do For Us

    by Tom Ireland ...
    'The book that might change the world ... This is luxury-class science writing'TELEGRAPH'One of the best books of any genre that I've read in 2023, this superbly-written book ... will fascinate absolutely everyone.'FORBES'A delight. To learn more about phages is to discover fascinating details about a hidden world'NATURE</... ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • The World According to Physics

    Quantum physicist, New York Times bestselling author, and BBC host Jim Al-Khalili offers a fascinating and illuminating look at what physics reveals about the worldShining a light on the most profound insights revealed by modern physics, Jim Al-Khalili invites us all to understand what this crucially important science tells us about the universe and the nature of reality itself.Al-Khalili begins ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • The Beauty of Discomfort

    How What We Avoid Is What We Need

    by Amanda Lang ...
    Why do some people drive change while others are blindsided by it?Why are some people able to adapt and thrive?How can we make change easier?Truly successful people don’t merely tolerate discomfort—they embrace it and seek it out again and again. Business founders and university students, top athletes and couch potatoes, meditation gurus and military leaders all have very different ways of coping ... Read more

    $26.99 AUD

  • The Teenage Brain: A neuroscientist’s survival guide to raising adolescents and young adults

    Why is it that the behaviour of teenagers can be so odd? As they grow older, young children steadily improve their sense of how to behave, and then all of a sudden, they can become totally uncommunicative, wildly emotional and completely unpredictable.We used to think that erratic teenage behaviour was due to a sudden surge in hormones, but modern neuroscience shows us that this isn’t true. The ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • The System

    Who Owns the Internet, and How It Owns Us

    by James Ball ...
    'A fascinating exposé of the world behind your screen. Timely, often disturbing, and so important'Caroline Criado Perez, author of Invisible Women'Takes us beyond Zuckerberg, Bezos et al to a murkier world where we discover how everything online works and who benefits from it. Fascinating, engaging and important'Observer'Could not be more timely'<s... ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD