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#SaveOzStories

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Carlton, VIC, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SOCCOM22

ISBN: 0522870805

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, first edition, 128gms, 155 pages. Jackie French, David Malouf, Tim Winton and many more of our best writers have come together to issue a clarion call to all Australian citizens to defend writers and writing. If politicians have their way we will be the only nation to give away our right to tell our own stories. Read this collection of impassioned arguments from our most esteemed wordsmiths. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and ... View more info

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Empowerment Takes More Than a Minute

By: Blanchard, Kenneth; Carlos, John P.; And Randolph, Alan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Warriewood, NSW, Australia, Business & Professional Publishing P/L: 1998

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: BUSMGT7

ISBN: 1875680535

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first Australian edition, 238gms, 126 pages. This book reveals the dilemnas and paradoxes inherent in attempting to create an empowered workplace culture. The authors present a clear case in support of the bottom-line value of empowerment, and provide a masterful plan for getting there. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Australian Christmas, The

By: Cusack, Frank

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Australian Collectors Treasury: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUSFIC35

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with white boards and pictorial dust jacket, Reprint, 375gms, 220 pages, illustrated pictorial endpapers. The Australian Christmas is a selection of writing into which the reader can dip at random and find something interesting, surprising, or entertaining- a literary Christmas Stocking. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and has been covered in clear contact and stuck to boa... View more info

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Great Aussie Yarns

By: Fahey, Warren; and Lalor, Peter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Pymble, Australia, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUST122

ISBN: 0732285097

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 648gms, 432 pages. In this book, two authors who are authorities on subjects close to the Australian heart bring together yarns of the kind that have tickled the Aussie fancy for generations. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is some minor soiling to the top of page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Tough Boris

By: Fox, Mem

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Puffin Books: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: FICCHI161

ISBN: 0140564535

Condition: Good


Large softcover, reprint, 144g, no page numbers. Boris von der Borch is a mean, greedy old pirate - tough as nails, through and through, like all pirates. Or is he? Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Toukley 100 Years

By: Gambrill, Noel & Robyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toukley, NSW, Australia, Toukley Public School: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: HISAUS657

ISBN: 0646056328

Condition: Good


Brown hardcover with gold stamping, first edition, 688gms, 112 pages, blank endpapers, signed by authors on inside back of front board. Commemorative book celebrating 100 years of Toukley Public School. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Mayan Prophecies, The: Unlocking the Secrets of a Lost Civilization

By: Gilbert, Adrian G.; And Cotterell, Maurice M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Milton, QLD, Australia, Element Books Limited: 1995

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: 001455

ISBN: 1852306920

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first Australian edition, 808gms, 337 pages. The present world will end on 22 December 2012 - so prophesied the Maya 5,000 years ago. In this thrilling and controversial book, the authors decode the complex Mayan astrological prophecies and tell of the catastrophes to come in and after 2012. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good c... View more info

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Butterfly Song

By: Janke, Terri

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Penguin Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: AUSFIC1535

ISBN: 0143002627

Condition: Very Good


Medium softcover, first edition, 306gms, 291 pages, signed and inscribed by author on title page. Inscription reads "To Melissa, Thanks for Croakey blog. Great way to spread Indigenous health message. Enjoy my story and sing from the heart. Terri Janke 29/6/2015". A story of love set in Australia's tropical north, where the past is full of secrets. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, ot... View more info

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Patrick White: A Life

By: Marr, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS17

ISBN: 0091825857

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 1460gms, 727 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Patrick White: A Life

By: Marr, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS173

ISBN: 0091827221

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 660gms, 727 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Patrick White: A Life

By: Marr, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Vintage: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS9009

ISBN: 0091827221

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 660gms, 727 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Writing a Family History

By: Meadley, Dom

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oakleigh, VIC, Australia, Australian Institute of Genealogical Studies: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: REF173

ISBN: 0959314865

Condition: Good


Stapled softcover, first edition, 136gms, 85 pages. Book is in good condition with moderate age-related general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Front cover shows some light fading, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Strong Women, Strong Health: Proven Strategies to Prevent and Reduce Heart Disease Now

By: Nelson, Miriam E.; And Lichtenstein, Alice H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: South Melbourne, Australia, Thomas C. Lothian P/L: 2005

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: HEA35

ISBN: 0734408277

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, first Australian edition, 424gms, 253 pages. In this comprehensive, practical and empowering guide the authors team up to offer advice on diet, exercise, weight loss, stress reduction and other key strategies for preventing and reversing heart disease, all tailored specifically for women. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and sav... View more info

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Miles Franklin: Her Brilliant Career

By: Roderick, Colin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Rigby Publishers: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000282

ISBN: 0727016962

Condition: Good


Hardcover book with cream boards pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 199pp, weighs 836gms. This book is an in-depth study Of the life of Miles Franklin by Colin Roderick, a man who had the supreme advantage of knowing his subject personally, and he illustrates his text with more than 200 photographs and other reproductions collected over many years. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear. S... View more info

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Helplessly Tangled in Female Arms and Legs: Elizabeth Jolley's Fictions

By: Salzman, Paul

Price: $14.00

Publisher: St Lucia, QLD, Australia, University of Queensland Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: LITCRI14

ISBN: 0702224987

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 102g, 99pgs. This provocative study considers the critical reception of Jolley's fiction, and the variety of interpretations it continues to attract. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration throughout. Rear pages show light water damage, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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See What I Have Done

By: Schmidt, Sarah

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Hachette Australia: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GENFIC88

ISBN: 0733636888

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover, first edition, 428gms, 328 pages. When her father and stepmother are found brutally murdered on a summer morning in 1892, Lizzie Borden immediately becomes a suspect. Through the eyes of Lizzie's sister Emma, the housemaid Bridget, the enigmatic stranger Benjamin and the beguiling Lizzie herself, we return to what happened that day in Fall River. Lizzie Borden took an axe. Or did she? Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and t... View more info

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Storm Boy

By: Thiele, Colin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Lansdowne Publishing Pty Ltd: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: FICCHI163

ISBN: 1863024182

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 212gms, 61 pages. Storm Boy saves the life of Mr Percival, and in return the pelican helps Storm Boy's father with his fishing and joins in the rescue of a shipwrecked crew. The boy and the pelican prove friends to the end. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Some mild creasing and bumping to corners and edges of the front cover. There is a small pen mark that has been blanked out ... View more info

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Storm Boy

By: Thiele, Colin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Rigby Limited: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: FICCHI299

ISBN: 0727002279

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 180gms, 94 pages. Storm Boy saves the life of Mr Percival, and in return the pelican helps Storm Boy's father with his fishing and joins in the rescue of a shipwrecked crew. The boy and the pelican prove friends to the end. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Text block is becoming loose from wraps. There is a small pen mark from a previous owner on the inside front page, o... View more info

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Flaws in the Glass: A Self-Portrait

By: White, Patrick

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Penguin Books: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS209

ISBN: 0140062939

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 216gms, 260 pages. A rare and perceptive self-portrait of a great writer's gradual discovery of his creative powers. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and heavy page/spotting discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Wanderlust is Forever (by the Happy Wanderers)

By: White, Vi & Vic

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ohio, USA, Self Published:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: TRA13

Condition: Fair to Good


Softcover, first edition, undated (circa 1983?), 290gms, 197 pages, signed by author(s) on inside front blank endpaper. This book covers the worldwide travelling adventures over 20 years in about 80 countries by Australian couple, Vi and Vic White. It includes over 200 black and white photographs taken by Vic himself. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate general age-related wear and tear and minor page discolouration throughout. Large pen inscription from auth... View more info