Literature & literary studies

Australia's Most Unbelievable True Stories

Jim Haynes

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

The ultimate collection of unbelievable true Australian stories: the unknown, the forgotten, and the surprising

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The Hidden Ways

Alistair Moffat

Format: Paperback

NZD $27.99

Now in paperback: A powerful, surprising exploration of Scotland's landscape and its hidden history.

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The Little Virtues

Natalia Ginzburg

NZD $22.99

'I really love and admire The Little Virtues by Natalia Ginzburg... She writes beautiful, short essays about very simple things: shoes, food, children, writing itself. Her sentences have great precision and clarity, and I learn a lot when I read her.' - Zadie Smith

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Dreaming and Scheming

Hanif Kureishi

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

A collection of some of the very best of the non-fiction writings by Hanif Kureishi, including political essays; diaries; accounts of his collaborations in film and television, and above all, exploration of how the life of the mind expresses itself in creative endeavours.

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The Recovering

Leslie Jamison

NZD $45.00

The magisterial account of addiction, recovery and creative lives, from the author of The Empathy Exams.

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See What Can Be Done

Lorrie Moore

NZD $45.00

The first collected edition of over three decades of exquisite criticism - of art, television, film, and literature - by one of America's most beloved writers.

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Hamlet: Globe to Globe

Dominic Dromgoole

Format: Paperback

NZD $24.99

Hamlet Globe to Globe takes readers across all seven continents on a fascinating journey into the world of Shakespeare, Hamlet and the stage. From Dominic Dromgoole, former Artistic Director of The Globe Theatre

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Free Women, Free Men

Camille Paglia

Format: Hard Cover

From fiery intellectual provocateur Camille Paglia: a brilliant essay collection that both celebrates and challenges modern feminism - from motherhood to Madonna, football to Friedan, stilettos to Steinem.

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Strange Labyrinth

Will Ashon

Format: Paperback

NZD $27.99

A book about a forest, which is like a forest. A story of tangled pathways and surprising encounters; magic and madness, litter and loss. A book about getting lost, and finding oneself.

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Dear Fahrenheit 451

Annie Spence

Format: Hard Cover

NZD $27.99

A librarian's laugh-out-loud funny, deeply moving collection of love letters and break-up notes to the books in her life.

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