Henry Lawson – A Stranger on the Darling
Published by Angus & Robertson
The year was 1892. Henry Lawson – poet, short story writer, fervent Labor supporter – was finding it almost impossible to make a living in Sydney, and the few pounds he did earn were quickly spent in the nearby bars …Read More »
Published by HarperCollins Available on audio by Bolinda Publishing.
She’s street-smart, stunning and hoping to leave her troubled past behind her – Mak is back in the new bestseller from the author of Covet.
Makkede ‘Mak’ Vanderwall has her PhD now and has started a new life in …Read More »
Hoax Cuisine: Faking it in the Kitchen
Published by Simon & Schuster
“What will I cook for dinner?” is the desperate cry of overworked women every night. No Maggie Groff answers their call with 100 easy-to-follow recipes as well as brilliant tips to make every woman one step closer to that elusive …Read More »
Hocus Pocus and the Giant Fairy, Gog
Once upon a time, a young witch called Lucy lived on a floating elephant-shaped island called Hocus Pocus. Hocus Pocus is the most magical place to live in the entire world. Until it’s invaded by a mysterious (and very stinky!) …Read More »
Hocus Pocus Jellypoo Blues
Giant Gog and his string dog have mysteriously disappeared. Who could be wreaking havoc on magical Reindeer Island? Will Wizard Oldpopper, Lucy and Joe find the clues at the ice caves that can save the Island and their giant friend …Read More »
Hocus Pocus Versus the Stinky Pong
Once upon a time, a young witch called Lucy lived on a floating elephant-shaped island called Hocus Pocus.
Hocus Pocus is the most magical place to live in the entire world. Until it’s invaded by a mysterious (and very stinky!) …Read More »
Horizon is Where Heaven & Earth Meet
Published by Random House
This is the extraordinary story of a woman who followed her heart and faced the consequences: the challenges of a new country and culture, an outback existence, the realities of a ‘mixed marriage’, and the joy of an unexpected child. …Read More »
Hotel Du Barry
Published by HarperCollins
London’s luxurious Hotel Du Barry has been left unscathed by WW1 and the party has just begun: tainted love, murderous desires and gin. It’s The Grand Budapest Hotel with a dash of Gatsby.
When a laughing baby is found …Read More »
How it Feels…
Published by New Holland
Your head is inside the mouth of a crocodile…you’re choking on a cheeseburger…struggling to play footy with a broken neck… Welcome to How it Feels an incredible collection of true Australian stories of survival, endurance, heroism and tragedy.…Read More »
How to be Thin in a World of Chocolate
Published by Finch Publishing
Michele Connolly shares her strategies of how to lose weight while at the same time keep, or even increase, your sense of pleasure in life. Not to mention your sanity. Using simple and practical strategies Michele helps you work out …Read More »
How To Lose A Few Kegs: Without Busting a Gut
Published by ABC Books
My approach for less fat and more fit a funny, no BS guide by popular radio host Gus Worland.
Gus Worland weighed 150 kegs, but whenever he tried to slim down he failed. Lettuce leaf diets left him hungry, hard-core …Read More »
Published by Penguin
The action-packed sequel to the sci-fi adventure Unwanted.
Desperation makes people irrational. And that makes them dangerous.
Bea Azaeli and the other survivors of the resistance have escaped the human prison that was their city, but how will they survive …Read More »
I Belong to No One
Published by Hachette
A teenager in the 1970s, Gwen Wilson grew up in Western Sydney. It was a tough childhood. Illegitimate, fatherless – her mother in and out of psychiatric hospitals; it would have been easy for anyone to despair and give up. …Read More »
I Do It
Illustrated by Jonathan Bentley
Published by ABC Books
A little girl decides she can do everything – and she doesn’t need help from anyone.
This charming picture book for the very young perfectly captures a child’s determination to be independent – at all costs. Andrew Daddo’s beautiful story, …Read More »
I Kept on Dancing
Published by New Holland
For a spirited young woman living in war torn Nazi Germany, life is anything but normal. Confronted with devastation, terror and distrust, Olga Geddes learns to live only for the moment, cherishing the things that matter most – home, family, …Read More »
I’m Hungry, Daddy
Published by Random House Available on audio by Bolinda Publishing.
As a boy growing up in during the Depression, Cliff Nichols watched alcohol rob his mother of her hope, her beauty, her life. And he vowed he’d never touch a drop.
Until one night, at the age of nineteen, he …Read More »