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100 poems
100 poems
Heaney, Seamus, 1939-20132022
Books
Seamus Heaney had the idea to form a personal selection from across the entire arc of his poetry, small yet comprehensive enough to serve as an introduction for all comers. He never managed to do this in his lifetime, and no edition exists which has such a broad range, drawing from first collecti...
300 most important chess exercises : study five a week to be a better chessplayer
300 most important chess exercises : study five a week to be a better chessplayer
Engqvist, Thomas2022
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Filled with 300 engaging chess exercises and complete solutions in the end of the book, this book will allow you to apply and consolidate your newfound knowledge.
52 ways to walk : the surprising science of walking for wellness and joy, one week at a time
52 ways to walk : the surprising science of walking for wellness and joy, one week at a time
Streets, Annabel2022
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Walking strengthens our bodies, calms our minds and lifts our spirits. But it does so much more than this. Our vision, hearing, respiration, sleep, cognition, memory, blood pressure, sense of smell and balance (to name a few) are all enhanced by how we walk. For instance: Walking in cold weather ...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
About time : a history of civilization in twelve clocks
About time : a history of civilization in twelve clocks
Rooney, David, 1974-2022
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From the city sundials of ancient Rome to the era of the smart watch, clocks have been used throughout history to wield power, make money, govern citizens and keep control. Sometimes, also with clocks, we have fought back. In this book, time expert David Rooney tells the story of timekeeping, and...
Access all areas : a backstage pass through 50 years of music and culture
Access all areas : a backstage pass through 50 years of music and culture
Charone, Barbara2022
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First as a journalist and then a publicist at Warner Brothers Records for nearly twenty years, Barbara Charone has experienced, first-hand, the changes in the cultural landscape. Access All Areas is a personal, insightful and humorous memoir packed with stories of being on the cultural frontline,...
Almost vegetarian one pot
Almost vegetarian one pot
2022
Books
Embrace the veg with our collection of one pot vegie-forward recipes (with some sneaky chicken and fish dishes), perfect for your busy week. Using only one pot - cooked on the stove, oven or pressure cooker - these delish dishes are a simple way to get more veg into your life.
Also a poet : Frank O'Hara, my father, and me
Also a poet : Frank O'Hara, my father, and me
Calhoun, Ada2022
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When Ada Calhoun stumbled upon old cassette tapes of interviews her father, celebrated art critic Peter Schjeldahl, had conducted for his never-completed biography of poet Frank O'Hara, she set out to finish the book her father had started forty years earlier. As a lifelong O'Hara fan who grew up...
Ancestors : a prehistory of Britain in seven burials
Ancestors : a prehistory of Britain in seven burials
Roberts, Alice, 1973-2022
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An extraordinary exploration of the ancestry of Britain through seven burial sites. By using new advances in genetics and taking us through important archaeological discoveries, Professor Alice Roberts helps us better understand life today. 'This is a terrific, timely and transporting book - taki...
And on guitar... : the autobiography of Jim Cregan
And on guitar... : the autobiography of Jim Cregan
Cregan, Jim2022
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Legendary guitarist Jim Cregan reveals his remarkable life story in this explosive autobiography. Jim Cregan's career as a rock guitarist, songwriter and producer has spanned over fifty years, touring and recording albums with stars such as Elton John, Cat Stevens, Family, Willie Nelson, Steve Ha...
Angela Davis : an autobiography
Angela Davis : an autobiography
Davis, Angela Y. (Angela Yvonne), 1944-2022
Books
This book is a classic of the Black Power era which resonates just as powerfully today. Long hard to find, it is reissued now with a new introduction, for a new audience inspired and galvanised by her ongoing activism and her extraordinary example. In the book, she describes her journey from a ch...
Artificial communication : how algorithms produce social intelligence
Artificial communication : how algorithms produce social intelligence
Esposito, Elena2022
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Argues that what makes AI socially relevant and useful is not intelligence at all but something even more human: communication. If machines are going to improve their ability to address ever more important human issues, it will not be because they have learned to think like people, but because we...
Between ape and human : an anthropologist on the trail of a hidden hominoid
Between ape and human : an anthropologist on the trail of a hidden hominoid
Forth, Gregory2022
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Discusses the author's research into skeletons belonging to a small-statured early human species discovered in 2003 on the remote Indonesian island of Flores, and stories from the inhabitants of Flores about half-apelike, half-humanlike creatures that lived on a nearby volcano, and the possibilit...
Billy Cotton : interior & design work
Billy Cotton : interior & design work
Cotton, Billy2022
Books
Billy Cotton's hand is deft and light, weaving together bold colour palettes, custom-designed furniture and lighting, and striking artefacts and works of art to achieve liveable and easy interiors for today. Cotton presents rooms that mix historical and modern influences, resulting in luxuriously...
Bludso's BBQ cookbook : a family affair in smoke and soul
Bludso's BBQ cookbook : a family affair in smoke and soul
Bludso, Kevin, 1965-2022
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A deep look at family, community, and Texas BBQ through 90 recipes and stories from the famous pitmaster and restaurateur behind Bludso's BBQ.
The boy from Boomerang Crescent
The boy from Boomerang Crescent
Betts, Eddie2022
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Eddie Betts grew up in Port Lincoln and Kalgoorlie, in environments where the destructive legacies of colonialism - racism, police targeting of Aboriginal people, drug and alcohol misuse, family violence - were sadly normalised. His childhood was defined by family closeness as well as family stri...
Color first, ink later : a dynamic approach to drawing and painting on location
Color first, ink later : a dynamic approach to drawing and painting on location
Daikubara, Mike Yoshiaki2022
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Discover a unique approach to creating art on location: start with a loose, colorful watercolor sketch, let that layer dry, then add details in ink. Designer, urban sketcher, and author, Mike Daikubara is your guide to this exciting method in Color First, Ink Later. Start with a detailed overview...
Complete guide to sleep care : best practices for a restful and happier you
Complete guide to sleep care : best practices for a restful and happier you
Ely, Kiki2022
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Scientific studies have shown that getting good sleep improves every area of our lives: giving us more energy, increased cognitive function, and better moods all day long. This book will help you understand the importance of sleep, overcome stressful experiences, conquer negative emotions, develo...
Confessions of an air craft pilot : why planes crash : including: tales from the pilot's seat
Confessions of an air craft pilot : why planes crash : including: tales from the pilot's seat
Tozer, Terry2022
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How do you know if the airline you are planning to fly with is safe? What should you be worried about? Is it, Turbulence, lightning or that the pilots might be asleep while the aircraft flies on, on autopilot? Does a pilot's life conform to the cliché: a life of foreign adventure with off duty ho...
The cook you want to be : everyday recipes to impress
The cook you want to be : everyday recipes to impress
Baraghani, Andy2022
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Andy Baraghani learned to cook professionally in such vaunted restaurants as Chez Panisse and Estela, but his love for flavor began with the comforting home dishes of his Iranian parents' immigrant household. Blending the home cooking of his upbringing and his professional training, Baraghani evo...
Crucible : the Australians in action in Vietnam
Crucible : the Australians in action in Vietnam
Tate, Don (Donald William)2022
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Crucible: The Australian in Action in Vietnam is a collection of events taken from the Narratives, Unit Histories, newspaper reports, and other historical resources involving the Australian Force in Vietnam, 1964-1972... of great individual and unit heroism, of large battles - including the first...
Design for belonging : how to build inclusion and collaboration in your communities
Design for belonging : how to build inclusion and collaboration in your communities
Wise, Susie2022
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An illustrated guide to using design to create feelings of inclusion in groups of all types and sizes, from Stanford University's world-renowned Hasso Plattner Institute of Design.
Digital die-cutting : getting started with your machine
Digital die-cutting : getting started with your machine
Strutt, Laura, 1979-2022
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Digital die-cutting machines are the ultimate creative tool for crafters, but beginners sometimes don't know where to start. This book provides a simple, down-to-earth guide to using your machine, including Cricut and Sizzix, and shows you how to make 37 amazing projects. The step-by-step project...
Drink lightly : a lighter take on serious cocktails with 100+ recipes for low- and no-alcohol drinks
Drink lightly : a lighter take on serious cocktails with 100+ recipes for low- and no-alcohol drinks
David, Natasha (Bartender)2022
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Drink Lightly presents a relaxed style of drinking that goes down easy but is soundly rooted in the technical precision of craft cocktails. Award-winning bartender Natasha David's approach to low-alcohol, aperitif-style drinks goes far beyond the formulaic -- bitter liqueur plus soda -- and takes...
Eat weeds : a guide to foraging : how to identify, harvest, eat and use wild plants
Eat weeds : a guide to foraging : how to identify, harvest, eat and use wild plants
Bonetto, Diego2022
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There is food within 3 metres of your front door. Three generations ago it was common practice all over the world to collect this wild food; knowledge of what, where and when to forage was a necessary part of daily life. We still had lived experience of harvesting wild food with our own hands. Bu...
Emotional inheritance
Emotional inheritance
Atlas, Galit2022
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This fascinating book vividly recounts, through a psychoanalytic lens, stories of buried traumas in a bid to locate and confront the ghosts of the past that hold us back and interfere with our lives. Past family trauma can keep us unconsciously connected to the past. It shapes our lives in ways w...
Empower : conquering the disease of fear
Empower : conquering the disease of fear
Azim, Tareq2022
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"If you knock on Wakil's door, he's going to kill you." That's what Tareq Azim's guide told him, as they stood at the foot of the local Taliban warlord's home. Most people would let fear get the better of them. However, Tareq had already conquered fear. He walked up to the door by himself, and ga...
The everything guide to remote work : the ultimate resource for remote employees, hybrid workers, and digital nomads
The everything guide to remote work : the ultimate resource for remote employees, hybrid workers, and digital nomads
Duffy, Jill2022
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During COVID-19, working from home became the new normal. Now, both employers and employees find that the remote work they were forced to adjust to may be, well, better-financially, sustainably, and even in terms of overall morale and productivity. But working from home is not without its challen...
Girlhood
Girlhood
Dent, Maggie2022
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Maggie Dent, Australia's queen of common-sense parenting, has investigated the development period from birth to age eight. Drawing on nearly 5,000 survey results, the latest research, and her own extensive experience as an educator, counsellor, facilitator, mum and grandmother, Maggie shows us ho...
[4 copies, 6 reserves]
Go toxic free : easy and sustainable ways to reduce chemical pollution
Go toxic free : easy and sustainable ways to reduce chemical pollution
Turns, Anna2022
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Plastic pollution has been headline news since David Attenborough's shocking Blue Planet II in 2017. But plastics are only part of the story, and the invisible world of chemical pollutants - in the soil, the air, our water systems and our own bodies - is just as concerning. There's been a huge ri...
Good arguments : what the art of debating can teach us about listening better and disagreeing well
Good arguments : what the art of debating can teach us about listening better and disagreeing well
Seo, Bo2022
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At a time when every disagreement turns toxic, world champion debater Bo Seo reveals the timeless secrets of effective communication and persuasion. When Bo Seo was 8 years old, he and his family migrated from Korea to Australia. At the time, he did not speak English, and, unsurprisingly, struggl...
Happy vegan food : fast, fresh, simple vegan
Happy vegan food : fast, fresh, simple vegan
Campolucci Bordi, Bettina, 1984-2022
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In Happy Vegan Food, Bettina Campolucci Bordi shares a collection of easy and delicious plant-based recipes that anyone can incorporate into their busy life. With recipes including Hearty Buckwheat Waffles, a tasty Korean Pancake, a delicious yet quick One Pot Curry in a Hurry, and the decadent H...
[2 copies, 1 reserve]
How religion evolved : and why it endures
How religion evolved : and why it endures
Dunbar, Robin2022
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When did humans develop spiritual thought? What is religion's evolutionary purpose? And in our increasingly secular world, why has it endured? Every society in the history of humanity has lived with religion. Robin Dunbar tracks its origins back to what he terms the 'mystical stance' -- the aspec...
Imaginable : How to see the future coming and be ready for anything
Imaginable : How to see the future coming and be ready for anything
McGonigal, Jane2022
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Learn how to open your mind, think the unthinkable, imagine the unimaginable and plan for the future with creativity and optimism. How can we be confident about making plans? How might we feel secure despite the future being unknown? How do we learn to feel at peace with the unexpected? When we t...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
The insect crisis : the fall of the tiny empires that run the world
The insect crisis : the fall of the tiny empires that run the world
Milman, Oliver2022
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How would we live if insects no longer existed? When is the last time you were stung by a wasp? Or were followed by a cloud of midges? Or saw a butterfly? All these normal occurrences are becoming much rarer. A groundswell of research suggests insect numbers are in serious decline all over the wo...
Instant pot essentials : affordable meals
Instant pot essentials : affordable meals
Clark, Aileen2022
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Cooking at home is the best way to eat healthier and save money! With the Instant Pot, it's easier than ever to create delicious, satisfying and nutritious dishes using fresh and simple ingredients - all without spending a fortune. Instant Pot Essentials: Affordable Meals is a must-have for Austr...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
Instant pot essentials : family favourites
Instant pot essentials : family favourites
Fagone, Michelle2022
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The versatile Instant Pot serves as everything from pressure cooker to sauté pan to yoghurt maker. It's fast, programmable and energy efficient, making it easy to whip up any of these delicious, satisfying recipes. In this book, you'll find 170 Instant Pot recipes that'll take you from breakfast...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
Intact : a defence of the unmodified body
Intact : a defence of the unmodified body
Chambers, Clare, 1976-2022
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In an age of social media and selfies, of pixel-perfect pictures and surgically enhanced celebrities, the pressure to change our bodies can often seem overwhelming. We are told we should conceal the signs of ageing and get our bodies back after pregnancy. We ought to perfect our complexions, buil...
James Patterson : the stories of my life
James Patterson : the stories of my life
Patterson, James, 1947-2022
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The official autobiography of James Patterson, where he tells the story of his life and his journey to becoming a world-renowned author who continues to captivate readers across the globe.
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
Japanese myths & legends : tales of heroes, gods & monsters
Japanese myths & legends : tales of heroes, gods & monsters
2022
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Legends of the Sea, Bells, Mirrors and Tea, Japanese mythology is delightful and enigmatic, full of spirits, gods and legendary creatures. It draws on Buddhist and Shinto traditions to explain the nature of the world of the island of Japan, the mystical Mount Fuji and the heavenly status of the l...
L platers : how to support your teen daughter on the road to adulthood
L platers : how to support your teen daughter on the road to adulthood
King, Madonna2022
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A must-read guide for parents of teenage girls that explores what our girls need us to know in order to support them through the unprecedented pressures of growing up in today's world. The world is a very different place from two years ago. And the impact on our 16-, 17- and 18-year-old girls is ...
Leadership : six studies in world strategy
Leadership : six studies in world strategy
Kissinger, Henry, 1923-2022
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The statesman and diplomat analyses how six extraordinary leaders he has known have shaped their countries and the world Kissinger's six leaders are Konrad Adenauer, Charles de Gaulle, Richard Nixon, Anwar Sadat, Lee Kuan Yew, and Margaret Thatcher. All of them were formed in a period when establ...
[1 copy, 2 reserves]
Lebanese cuisine : the authentic cookbook
Lebanese cuisine : the authentic cookbook
Kazan, Samira2022
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Author and recipe developer Samira Kazan has put her whole heart into making sure you have the very best, complete recipe collection of her home country. Having grown up in a family of Lebanese restaurateurs, Samira knows what is the best of the best and what you'll love. She travelled throughout...
A line above the sky : a story of mountains and motherhood
A line above the sky : a story of mountains and motherhood
Mort, Helen2022
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Climbing gives you the illusion of being in control, just for a while, the tantalising sense of being able to stay one move ahead of death. Helen Mort has always been drawn to the thrill and risk of climbing the tension between human and rockface, and the climber's powerful connection to the elem...
Mean baby : a memoir of growing up
Mean baby : a memoir of growing up
Blair, Selma, 1972-2022
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Selma Blair has played many archetypal roles: gullible ingenue in Cruel Intentions. Preppy ice queen in Legally Blonde. Fire-starter in Hellboy. Muse to Karl Lagerfeld. Face of Chanel. Cover model. Advocate for the multiple sclerosis community. But before all of that, Selma was known best for bei...
The new naturalists : inside the homes of creative collectors
The new naturalists : inside the homes of creative collectors
Bingham, Claire2022
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Twenty collectors open their homes to reveal the weird and wonderful world of natural objects. From the cabinets of curiosity of the 19th century to today's interest in foraged decorations, obsessive and eclectic collectors of natural objects have long filled their homes with their finds - everyt...
The new traditional
The new traditional
Butera, Barclay2022
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Accessible, luxe home design and furnishings that express who you are and the experiences of your life featuring a rich layering of pattern, color, and texture. As Barclay Butera says, Good design to me is a combination of yours, mine, and ours. I believe there should be history in a room, whethe...
Not born yesterday : the science of who we trust and what we believe
Not born yesterday : the science of who we trust and what we believe
Mercier, Hugo2022
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A cognitive scientist draws on research from political science, history, and anthropology to prove that sophisticated cognitive mechanisms of open vigilance enable humans to be aware of harmful beliefs and keep the public from being misled by demagogues and charlatans.
The nutmeg trail : a culinary journey along the ancient spice routes
The nutmeg trail : a culinary journey along the ancient spice routes
Ford, Eleanor2022
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Award-winning writer Eleanor Ford's recipes and stories explore how centuries of spice trading and cultural diffusion changed the world's cuisine. A unique and enlightening guide to cooking with spice, the book looks at their flavour profiles and how they can be used, combined and layered, how so...
Of marsupials and men
Of marsupials and men
Paton, Alistair2022
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Of Marsupials and Men recounts the fascinating and often hilarious history of the men and women who dedicated their lives to understanding Australia's native animals. To the first European colonists, Australian wildlife was bewildering. Marsupials and gum trees seemed strange and hostile; rabbits...
[1 copy, 1 reserve]
Pivot : the art and science of reinventing your life
Pivot : the art and science of reinventing your life
Markel, Adam2022
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The successful CEO of the internationally renowned Peak Potentials who has trained thousands of people to find new jobs, careers, and directions shares his practical and inspirational program for reinventing yourself, whether you are out of work or want to change your professional trajectory. Wha...
Girlhood
Dent, Maggie2022
[4 copies, 6 reserves]
Happy vegan food : fast, fr...
Campolucci Bordi, Bettina, ...2022
[2 copies, 1 reserve]
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