Non-Fiction

Troy

The story of Troy speaks to all of us – the kidnapping of Helen, a queen celebrated for her beauty, sees the Greeks launch a

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Stalking Claremont

The gripping true story of the notorious Claremont serial murders and the nation’s longest and most expensive investigation to catch the killer In the space

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The Slow Train

As the world speeds up, as technology takes over, it is worth remembering how we used to live. This three-book series is a nostalgic hymn

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Land

From the bestselling author Simon Winchester, a human history of land around the world: who mapped it, owned it, stole it, cared for it, fought

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The Truth of the Palace Letters

In July 2020 the National Archives of Australia released the long-suppressed correspondence between Sir John Kerr and Queen Elizabeth II, written during Kerr’s tumultuous tenure

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In Praise of Famous Horses

Horses is an A-Z companion to perhaps the most loved of all domesticated animals. The book’s entries include a wealth of unexpected, fascinating and serendipitous

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Conversations with RBG

This remarkable book presents a unique portrait of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, drawing on more than twenty years of conversations with Jeffrey Rosen, starting in the

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Shakespearean

Why do we return to Shakespeare time and again? When Robert McCrum began his recovery from a life-changing stroke, described in My Year Off, he discovered

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The 99th Koala

In last summer’s devastating fires, Kangaroo Island lost half of its koala population, with many more left injured and starving. This is the inspiring and

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Local Nomads

Even before the climate debate started, many nomads had already raised the questions about a simpler and more sustainable way to see the world. The

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The Slow Train

As the world speeds up, as technology takes over, it is worth remembering how we used to live. This three-book series is a nostalgic hymn

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The Golden Maze

Beloved ABC broadcaster and bestselling author of Ghost Empire and Saga Land, Richard Fidler is back with a personally curated history of the magical city

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This Naked Mind

Millions of people worry that drinking is affecting their health, yet are unwilling to seek change because of the misery and stigma associated with alcoholism

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The End of Gender

International sex researcher, neuroscientist, and columnist Debra Soh debunks popular gender myths in this research-based, scientific examination of the many facets of gender identity. Is

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OK Boomer, Let’s Talk

Talking to gig workers, economists, policy makers, and dozens of struggling Millennials drowning in debt on a planet quite literally in flames, Filipovic paints a

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Dogs Best Friend

One of the first words we learn. Perhaps the best friend we’ll have. An animal so much part of our lives that we speak to

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Too Much and Never Enough

In this revelatory, authoritative portrait of Donald J. Trump and the toxic family that made him, Mary L. Trump, a trained clinical psychologist and Donald’s

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I Catch Killers

Serial killings, child abductions, organised crime hits and domestic murders. This is the memoir of a homicide detective. Here I am: tall and broad, shaved

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The Ratline

As Governor of Galicia, SS Brigadefuhrer Otto Freiherr von Wachter presided over an authority on whose territory hundreds of thousands of Jews and Poles were

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The Bird Way

‘There is the mammal way and there is the bird way.’ This is one scientist’s pithy distinction between mammal brains and bird brains- two ways

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Death by Shakespeare

William Shakespeare found dozens of different ways to kill off his characters, and audiences today still enjoy the same reactions o shock, sadness, fear o

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Flawsome

You are not called an accountant, or a speaker, or a writer. You are called by a name – your name. You are you. To

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