Published by Picador
Sorrel Wilby’s journey around the mountains of Africa was a journey of discovery, a quest to find the Africa behind headlines of war, disease, famine and oppression. It was a journey that led her and her husband through many hardships, …Read More »
Published by Pan Macmillan Australia
Gai Waterhouse has earned her place as one of Australia’s most conspicuous and admired women. Gai Waterhouse is not only one of the world’s most successful woman trainers, she’s one of the most successful in Australia – full stop. Her …Read More »
Published by ABC Books
Katie and Matt are champion ocean swimmers, who love nothing better than a challenge that will test their training and skills to the limit. But even the toughest Sydney beach is nothing, compared with the course of events mapped out …Read More »
Published by Random House Available on audio by Bolinda Publishing.
Aliki and her cousin Liza are best friends, but sometimes Liza wishes Aliki didn’t always get all of the attention. Liza is on her way to Greece to collect their grandmother and bring her back to Australia to live.
But …Read More »
Published by Allen & Unwin
Starting with a colourful childhood in Collingwood and Doncaster, under the shadow of her father’s mortality, and ending in sunny Bondi, supported by a tight circle of girlfriends who got her through a death even more painful, Mary Coustas takes …Read More »
Published by Penguin
In 2001, with only his dog Seraphine for company, Jon Muir set off to cross Australia on foot, from the tidal reaches of Port Augusta in South Australia to Burketown on the Gulf of Carpentaria. It was a history-making trek, …Read More »
Published by HarperCollins
After working as a nurse with Australian soldiers in World War I, Amy Carmichael settles in the little town of Gindaroo, South Australia. There she is reunited with one of her former patients, good-natured Danny McLean, and his moody brother …Read More »
Published by ABC Books
On a Sunday evening Ricky Conway, mother of two and estranged wife of a serving police officer, was found deceased in her Canberra suburban home. Police suspected Ricky had committed suicide, but one detective noticed something unusual that made him …Read More »
Published by HarperCollins
The narrow stairway inside the mountain led to a door that opened into a huge marble plateau. Upon this stood a stone circle of nine of the largest hunks of polished crystal Tory had ever seen. A turbulent cloud erupted …Read More »
Published by Simon & Schuster
This is the story of two brothers, Jonathon and Joseph White. Caught up in the excitement of army recruitment camps travelling through outback country towns they, like thousands of other young men, sign up to fight the enemy. Soon the …Read More »
Published by ABC Books Available on audio by Bolinda Publishing.
In this gripping account of Peter Falconio’s disappearance, award-winning writer Sue Williams delves into the saga as it unfolds, charting the young couple’s early lives, an ill-fated love affair, and dark past of the gun-happy drifter snared by the investigation. …Read More »
Published by HarperCollins. Published in the UK as Fallen Angel.
Sophie needs to pay the rent and a story on the occult would sell near Hallowe’en. The Lodge of the Seven Stars is good for research but Sophie is a sceptic and doesn’t believe in any of the rituals. Until …Read More »
Published by Pan. Also published in Germany and Japan.
Sarah and Ginny have been best friends since school. They both had their share of adolescent problems but now things are working out for Sarah. She’s met Tom. Her TV reporting career is taking off. But Ginny has not been …Read More »
With its clear advice, hilarious true-life anecdotes and startling horror stories, Apartment Living will help make your decision to buy, rent, lease out or live in a unit both happy and profitable. This book is essential reading before you even …Read More »
Published by Random House
Dynamic PR guru Gemma Bristol has her well-manicured finger firmly on the pulse of the Australian social scene. She regularly rubs shoulders with the country’s A-listers at the glittering opening nights and exclusive launches she hosts.
But away from the …Read More »
Published by Penguin Available on audio by Bolinda Publishing.
Friday the thirteenth of February 1948 is Hannah Gordon’s thirty-sixth birthday. Her daughter Allie turns sixteen on the very same day. What’s more, it’s a full moon. Hannah doesn’t need Grandma Ade’s warning that bad luck is coming to realise …Read More »
Published by Pirgos Press
The outstanding book tells the stories of eight courageous women through diaries, letters, photos, paintings and specifically drawn maps. These women had the courage and strength for which the Anzacs are renown and the compassion and tenderness that only a …Read More »