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  • Getting On: Some Thoughts on Women and Ageing

    by Liz Byrski ...
    Why are we so obsessed with staying young?In a culture that advocates the pursuit of endless youth and physical beauty how can we embrace the reality, the pleasures and the rewards of getting on? And what does the 'fight against ageing' mean when all women must eventually face the double-standard of ageism and sexism?Once past fifty, older women begin to sense that they have become invisible. From ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Little Women: Complete Series – 4 Novels in One Edition: Little Women, Good Wives, Little Men and Jo's Boys

    Louisa May Alcott ended Little Women (1868) with the words “So the curtain falls upon Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy. Whether it ever rises again, depends upon the reception given the first act of the domestic drama called Little Women.” It was an immediate commercial and critical success, and readers demanded to know more about the characters. Alcott quickly completed a second volume, Good Wives (1869), ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • THE BLUE CASTLE

    (By Anne of Green Gables's author)

    series Keen Press Literature
    The Blue Castle is a 1926 novel by Canadian author Lucy Maud Montgomery, best known for her novel Anne of Green Gables (1908). The story takes place in the early 1920s in the fictional town of Deerwood, located in the Muskoka region of Ontario, Canada. Deerwood is based on Bala, Ontario, which Montgomery visited in 1922. Maps of the two towns show similarities. This novel is considered one of L.M. ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • Anne of Green Gables Collection: 11 Classic Works of Lucy Maud Montgomery

    (Anne of Green Gables : Anne of Avonlea : Anne of the Island : Anne's House of Dreams : Rainbow Valley : Rilla of Ingleside : Chronicles of Avonlea : PLUS MORE!)

    series Classic Novels
    Anne of Green Gables Collection is the collected Works of Lucy Maud Montgomery, who was a Canadian author best known for a series of novels beginning with Anne of Green Gables, published in 1908. Anne of Green Gables was an immediate success. The central character, Anne, an orphaned girl, made Montgomery famous in her lifetime and gave her an international following. The first novel was followed ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • Anne of Ingleside

    Anne of Green Gables Series

    series Keen Press Literature
    Anne of Ingleside is following Anne's House of Dreams (1917), the book covers the 6th chapter in the life of Anne Shirley. This book follows Anne from the age of 34 to 40, seven years after Anne's House of Dreams, Anne visits Diana Wright and her daughter, Anne Cordelia, in Avonlea following the funeral of Gilbert's father. When she returns home to the old Morgan house, now named "Ingleside", she ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • The Mockingbird Next Door

    Life with Harper Lee

    by Marja Mills ...
    To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee is one of the best loved novels of the twentieth century. But for the last fifty years, the novel’s celebrated author, Harper Lee, has said almost nothing on the record. Journalists have trekked to her hometown of Monroeville, Alabama, where Harper Lee, known to her friends as Nelle, has lived with her sister, Alice, for decades, trying and failing to get an ... Read more

    $13.41 AUD

  • Second Half First

    A stunning new memoir from one of Australia's most highly acclaimed writersBeginning with the disastrous events of the night before her fortieth birthday, in Second Half First Drusilla Modjeska looks back on the experiences of the past thirty years that have shaped her writing, her reading and the way she has lived.From a childhood in England, and her parents’ difficult marriage, to her time as a ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Complete Works of Jane Austen

    A Linked Index of all Editions of Jane Austen, With Beautifully Illustrated

      In all, this volume is comprised of the following works:   BIOGRAPHICAL NOTICE OF THE AUTHOR   Austen for Beginners A Memoir of Jane Austen   Persuasion (Illustrated)    Northanger Abbey (Illustrated)                         Mansfield Park (Illustrated)      Emma (Illustrated)  &n... ... Read more

    $3.12 AUD

  • Mantel Pieces: Royal Bodies and Other Writing from the London Review of Books

    by Hilary Mantel ...
    A stunning collection of essays and memoir from twice Booker Prize winner and international bestseller Hilary Mantel, author of The Mirror and the LightIn 1987, when Hilary Mantel was first published in the London Review of Books, she wrote to the editor, Karl Miller, ‘I have no critical training whatsoever, so I am forced to be more brisk and breezy than scholarly.’ This collection of twenty ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Anne of Windy Poplars

    Anne of Green Gables Series

    series Keen Press Literature
    Anne of Windy Poplars is following Anne of the Island (1915), the book covers the 4th chapter in the life of Anne Shirley. This book follows Anne from the age of 22 to 25,  Anne of Windy Poplars takes place over the three years between Anne's graduation from Redmond College and her marriage to Gilbert Blythe. While Gilbert is in medical school, Anne takes a job as the principal of Summerside High ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • Pride and Prejudice : The Timeless Classic Novel

    (With over 70 Illustrations and Audiobook Link)

    by Jane Austen ...
    series Keen Press Literature
    Pride and Prejudice is the timeless classic novel by Jane Austen. The story follows the main character Elizabeth Bennet as she deals with issues of manners, upbringing, morality, education and marriage in the society of the landed gentry of early 19th-century England. Elizabeth is the second of five daughters of a country gentleman, living near the fictional town of Meryton in Hertfordshire, near ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • Jane Austen

    A Life

    Jane Austen is the definitive biography of one of Britain's best-loved novelists, from the acclaimed author of Samuel Pepys: The Unequalled Self, Charles Dickens: A Life and The Invisible Woman'As near perfect a life of Austen as we are likely to get: intelligent, feeling, suggestive' Carmen Callil, Daily Telegraph'Tomalin has written a biography that reflects Austen's own exacting standards, a ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Rilla of Ingleside

    Anne of Green Gables Series

    series Keen Press Literature
    Rilla of Ingleside is a children's novel by Canadian author Lucy Maud Montgomery. Rilla of Ingleside (1921) is the final book in the Anne of Green Gables series by Lucy Maud Montgomery, but was the sixth of the eight "Anne" novels she wrote. This book draws the focus back onto a single character, Anne and Gilbert's youngest daughter Bertha Marilla "Rilla" Blythe. It has a more serious tone, as it ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • Jane Austen, the Secret Radical

    by Helena Kelly ...
    ‘A sublime piece of literary detective work that shows us once and for all how to be precisely the sort of reader that Austen deserves.’ Caroline Criado-Perez, Guardian Almost everything we think we know about Jane Austen is wrong. Her novels don’t confine themselves to grand houses and they were not written just for readers’ enjoyment. She writes about serious subjects and her books are ... Read more

    $9.45 AUD

  • A Life of My Own

    A Sunday Times Top 10 BestsellerIn this remarkable memoir of love, loss and literature, acclaimed biographer Claire Tomalin turns her eye to another fascinating literary life: her own. She tells of a wartime childhood, Cambridge friendships and an early marriage to a brilliant journalist. After his sudden death in a war zone, Claire is left to raise their four children alone - all while leading a ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • MANSFIELD PARK

    With Austen for Beginners A Memoir of Jane Austen, illustrations, Free Audiobook Links

    by Jane Austen ...
    Mansfield Park is Jane Austen's version of a Cinderella story. Fanny Price is a poor relation living with her rich uncle and aunt, Sir Thomas and Lady Bertram, and their children. Edmund, the second son, is the only one who treats her with kindness and they develop a strong bond, until the dashing Henry Crawford and his lovely sister Mary come to visit. The Crawfords are outwardly charming, but ... Read more

    $1.91 AUD

  • The Road to Middlemarch

    My Life with George Eliot

    by Rebecca Mead ...
    What would happen if I stopped to consider how Middlemarch has shaped my understanding of my own life? Why did the novel still feel so urgent, after all these years? And what could it give me now, as I paused here in the middle of things, and surveyed where I had come from, and thought about where I was, and wondered where I might go next?At the age of 17, Rebecca Mead read Middlemarch for the ... Read more

    $28.04 AUD

  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen (FREE Audiobook Included!)

    by Jane Austen ...
    series THE CLASSIC EBOOKS
    Pride and Prejudice by Austen Jane (FREE Audiobook Included!) -Included TOC for Reader. -Included biography the author. -This sample in ebook. Not all that Mrs. Bennet, however, with the assistance of her five daughters, could ask on the subject, was sufficient to draw from her husband any satisfactory description of Mr. Bingley. They attacked him in various ways—with barefaced questions, ... Read more

    $4.26 AUD

  • Gender Trouble

    Feminism and the Subversion of Identity

    by Judith Butler ...
    series Routledge Classics
    One of the most talked-about scholarly works of the past fifty years, Judith Butler’s Gender Trouble is as celebrated as it is controversial.Arguing that traditional feminism is wrong to look to a natural, 'essential' notion of the female, or indeed of sex or gender, Butler starts by questioning the category 'woman' and continues in this vein with examinations of 'the masculine' and 'the feminine' ... Read more

    $37.28 AUD

  • My Career Goes Bung

    Stella Maria Sarah Miles Franklin, known as Miles Franklin (14 October 1879 – 19 September 1954) was an Australian writer and feminist who is best known for her novel My Brilliant Career, published in 1901. While she wrote throughout her life, her other major literary success, All That Swagger, was not published until 1936. She was committed to the development of a uniquely Australian form of ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD

  • The Secret of Chanel No. 5

    The Intimate History of the World's Most Famous Perfume

    “Who knew that such a tiny bottle housed so many secrets?” —Michael Tonello, author of Bringing Home the BirkinTilar J. Mazzeo, author of the New York Times bestseller The Widow Clicquot (an Amazon Best of the Month book in October 2008) returns with a captivating history of the world’s most famous, seductive, and popular perfume: Chanel No. 5. Mazzeo’s sweeping story of the iconic scent (known as ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Little Women (Illustrated + FREE audiobook link + Active TOC)

    FEATURES:• Includes beautiful artworks and illustrations• A link of a FREE audio book to download at the end of the book• Active Table of Contents for an easy navigation within the book• Manually coded and crafted by professionals for highest formatting quality and standardsCheck out ngims Publishing's other illustrated literary classics. The vast majority of our books have original illustrations, ... Read more

    $1.41 AUD

  • Artful

    by Ali Smith ...
    From the MAN BOOKER PRIZE-SHORTLISTED and BAILEYS PRIZE-WINNING **author of How to be both and the critically acclaimed Seasonal quartet'Artful is a revelation;** a new kind of book altogether . . . it could have only been written by Ali Smith . . . makes you glad to be alive' Jackie KayNarrated by a character who is haunted - literally - by a former lover, Artful slips slyly between fict... ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Story Girl

    (By Anne of Green Gables's author)

    series Keen Press Literature
    The Story Girl is a 1911 novel by Canadian author L. M. Montgomery. It narrates the adventures of a group of young cousins and their friends who live in a rural community on Prince Edward Island, Canada. The book is narrated by Beverley, who together with his brother Felix, has come to live with his Aunt Janet and Uncle Alec King on their farm while their father travels for business. They spend ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD