Category:

 General Fiction

Awards:Shortlisted for Waterstones Book of the Year 2015.

Go Set a Watchman is set during the mid-1950s and features many of the characters from To Kill a Mockingbird some twenty years later.
Scout (Jean Louise Finch) has returned to Maycomb from New York to visit her father Atticus.
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Go Set A Watchman
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Category:

 Books for Grown-ups

Awards:Of a Boy won the 2003 The Age Book of the Year and the 2003 Commonwealth Writers Prize. It was shortlisted for the 2003 Miles Franklin Award, the 2003 New South Wales Premier’s Literary Award and the 2003 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award. It was long listed for the 2003 Orange Prize for Fiction. In the US and UK, Of a Boy is published under the name What the Birds See.

The year is 1977, and Adrian is nine. He lives with his gran and his uncle Rory; his best friend is Clinton Tull. He loves to draw and he wants a dog; he's afraid of quicksand, shopping centres and self-combustion. Adrian watches his suburban wor... read more

Of a Boy

Can you believe that every one of us started as a tiny egg in our mummy's belly? One tiny cell, not bigger than a speck of dust, will grow into a baby in just... read more

9 Months: A Step by Step Family Guide to Waiting for Baby: A Month by Month Guide to Pregnancy for the Family to Share

Category:

 Non-Fiction

Roland Barthes, one of the twentieth-century's towering literary figures, is knocked down in a Paris street by a laundry van. It's February 1980 and he has just come from lunch with Francois Mitterrand, who is locked in a battl... read more

The 7th Function of Language

In this revealingly honest collection, successful Australian women talk about the challenges they have overcome, from sexual assault and domestic violence to racism, miscarriage, depression and loss, and ... read more

Unbreakable: Women Share Stories of Resilience and Hope

Category:

 General Fiction

Book of the Year 2016: 'Brilliant' Guardian 'Superb' Financial Times 'Virtuosic and breathtaking' Times Literary Supplement 'There is still no better chronicler of the modern British family than Zadie Smith' Telegraph SHORTLISTED FOR THE NATI... read more

Swing Time

Category:

 Non-Fiction

A small boy is SO bored at a dinner with the executives from his father's company, he thinks he might just die of boredom! So he's happy to help when his father asks him to bring in the salads from the kitchen. However, when the boy looks at the ... read more

Worms

Category:

 Books for Grown-ups

Vega Gillberg is 16 years old when the police come knocking on the door looking for her older brother, Jakob. Vega hasn't heard from him in days, but she has to find him before the police do. Jakob was involved in a terrible cr... read more

October is the Coldest Month

Category:

 Books for Grown-ups

Awards:Winner of Pulizter Prize for Biography 2017 Shortlisted for Costa Biography Award 2016 Shortlisted for Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction 2016. WINNER OF THE SLIGHTLY FOXED BEST FIRST BIOGRAPHY PRIZE ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES' TOP 10 BOOKS OF 2016 

The Return is at once a universal and an intensely personal tale. It is an exquisite meditation on how history and politics can bear down on an individual life. And yet Hisham Matar's memoir isn't just about the ... read more

The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land in Between

Category:

 Books for Grown-ups

Successful hair and makeup artist Bernadette Fisers had struggled with her weight for years. Things came to a head when her BMI hit 42 and she was officially labelled morbidly obese with a fatty liver, high blood pressure a... read more

The Little Book of Big Weightloss

Naomi Klein - award-winning journalist, bestselling author of No Logo, The Shock Doctrine and This Changes Everything, scourge of brand bullies and corporate liars - gives us the toolkit we need to survive our ... read more

No Is Not Enough: Defeating the new shock politics

Category:

 Non-Fiction

'I ate and ate and ate in the hopes that if I made myself big, my body would be safe. I buried the girl I was because she ran into all kinds of trouble. I tried to erase every memory of her, but she is still there, somewhere...I w... read more

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body