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The Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects

by Giorgio Vasari, Gaston Du C. De Vere & Philip Jacks

A painter and architect in his own right, Giorgio Vasari (1511-74) achieved immortality for this book on the lives of his fellow Renaissance artists, first published in Florence in 1550. Although he based his...


The Prizefighter and the Playwright: Gene Tunney and George Bernard Shaw

by Jay Tunney & Christopher Newton

The curious story of the unlikely relationship between a champion boxer and a celebrated man of letters.

Gene Tunney, the world heavyweight-boxing champion from 1926 to 1928, seemed an unusual companion for...


Trauma Junkie: Memoirs of an Emergency Flight Nurse

by Janice Hudson

"Trauma Junkie gives us a view over the flight nurse's shoulder from liftoff until the patient is delivered to the hospital and the agonizing minutes in between. These fascinating true stories are impossible...


My Ambulance Education: Life and Death on the Streets of the City

by Joseph Clark

The brutally honest story of an emergency medical technician.

At 18, Joseph Clark started working as an ambulance attendant to pay his way through college. For the next seven years he worked New York City's...


The Story of My Father: A Memoir

by Sue Miller

In the fall of 1988, Sue Miller found herself caring for her father as he slipped into the grasp of Alzheimer's disease. She was, she claims, perhaps the least constitutionally suited of all her siblings to...


Stories My Daddy Told Me

by Evelyn Wagner

"As Daddy whirled and dashed to the front of the building, he saw an Oregon State Police car pulling up to the entrance. By the time Daddy got outside, that dark blue car was gone. Mother, who had been sitting...


Patti and the Briefcase

by Evelyn Wagner

"Please Mother, write what happened when you and Dad were in Canada. Write it all out so I can have it." And so this book was born-made as a gift to our daughter. I felt I remembered every word-every detail...


The Shadow of God: A Journey Through Memory, Art, and Faith

by Charles Iii Scribner

The Shadow of God is part memoir, part spiritual autobiography, and part tour of great works of art, literature, and music. In the form of a journal written over the course of a year, Charles Scribner shares...


Augustus: The Life of Rome's First Emperor

by Anthony Everitt

He found Rome made of clay and left it made of marble. As Rome’s first emperor, Augustus transformed the unruly Republic into the greatest empire the world had ever seen. His consolidation and expansion of...


My Mother's Spice Cupboard

by Elana Benjamin

My Mother's Spice Cupboard is the true story of the author's Sephardi Jewish family's migration from Baghdad to Bombay (now Mumbai) to Sydney. Unlike most other Australian Jews, her parents were born and grew...


Sister, Sister

by Anna Rosner Blay

From the busy marketplaces of pre-war Krakow, Poland, to the horror of the Holocaust and the haven of Schindler's factory, to the apparent peace and safety of a suburban backyard in Melbourne, Australia, this...


From Pillar to Post

by Kirsten Hodges

This story is based on memories from a seven year old girl through the teens and up to her adult years. It was a different world back in the 1940s. Most children from working-class families were sent out to...


Justice for Jamie

by Frits Maaten

In October 1991 the body of 60 year old gay man, Francis Barry Arnoldt, was found stabbed to death outside a sporting pavilion in a suburban park in Melbourne. He had been murdered the previous night. Mr Arnoldt...


Cops, Crocs & Leopard-Skin Jocks

by Bob Magor

Wild encounters with crocodiles, mad Territorians, Asian crab poachers, Cyclone Tracy, petty-crooks, the NT police, magistrates, judges and murderers, family members, Fred Brophy and his boxing troupe and all...


Miracles or Coincidences

by Geraldine Moran

Have you considered that you are constantly surrounded by miracles? Would you like to be? This book makes miracles accessible to all with amazing stories, lessons and examples of everyday people, celebrities...


Almost a Farmer

by Don Puckridge

The author describes his life from primary school years on a farm to becoming a University Lecturer. For two years he travelled 10 km to school by horse and cart and threw stones at rabbits. He also trapped...


The Will to Climb

by Richard Harris

This is the true story of gripping life-and-death battles that took place on the 2006 Everest Expedition. Christopher Harris started mountaineering with his father, Richard, at just eight-years-of-age. They...


Refugee to Resident

by Ibtihal Samarayi

An educated girl from a prosperous family in Iraq finds her world turned upside down by circumstances arising from the brutal regime of Saddam Hussein. With her young husband she flees first to Iran, then Turkey,...


Human Headlines

by Derryn Hinch

He's met all the movers and shakers. And sometimes Derryn Hinch has moved and even shaken some of them. How did Malcolm Fraser really lose his trousers in Memphis? And what happened with Raquel Welch at the...


Letters of Love, Light and Laughter

by Gena Alston

In 'Letters of Love, Light and Laughter', Gena Alston brings to you her experience of receiving and believing. Channelling started many years ago for Gena, firstly in meditation groups - having visualisations...