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1,000 facts about dinosaurs, fossils, and prehistoric life
1,000 facts about dinosaurs, fossils, and prehistoric life
Daniels, Patricia, 1955-2020
Books, Manuscripts
"From dinosaurs like Stegosaurus and Giganotosaurus that ruled the land to the mammoths and giant sloths that followed them, discover all you have ever wanted to know about dinosaurs, fossils, and prehistoric life. Uncover amazing fossil facts about the first four-legged creatures; find out what ...
An Alice girl
An Alice girl
Heaslip, Tanya2020
Books, Manuscripts
Whether working the mobs of cattle with the stockmen, playing cattleduffing on horseback or singing and doing lessons at their School of the Air desks, Tanya Heaslip and her siblings led a childhood unimaginable to many Australians. Growing up on a vast and isolated cattle property just north of ...
Aussie birds
Aussie birds
2020
Books, Manuscripts
With stunning images from Australian Geographic's extensive picture library and plenty of fun facts, this book is a great way to introduce the bird life of Australia. From the birds we can find in our backyard and those that form huge flocks in the sky, to birds that live near the sea and even so...
Aussie reptiles
Aussie reptiles
2020
Books, Manuscripts
With stunning images from Australian Geographic's extensive picture library and plenty of fun facts, this book is a great way to introduce the reptiles of Australia. From the snakes that slither in the bush and the turtles that swim in our rivers, to basking lizards and lurking crocodiles, find o...
Burnout : solve your stress cycle
Burnout : solve your stress cycle
Nagoski, Emily2020
Books, Manuscripts
This groundbreaking book explains why women experience burnout differently than men - and provides a simple, science-based plan to help women minimize stress, manage emotions and live a more joyful life.The gap between what it's really like to be a woman and what people expect women to be is a pr...
Daddy cool : finding my father, the singer who swapped Hollywood fame for home in Australia
Daddy cool : finding my father, the singer who swapped Hollywood fame for home in Australia
Bungey, Darleen, 1947-2020
Books, Manuscripts
Who can ever truly know their parents? He was a glamorous heart-throb, a famous American singer performing at the Academy Awards in front of Betty Davis, Katherine Hepburn, Clarke Cable and other stars. In the 1930s, his records were outselling Bing Crosby's. So how did he become an Australian in...
Don't burn this book : thinking for yourself in an age of unreason
Don't burn this book : thinking for yourself in an age of unreason
Rubin, Dave, 1976-2020
Books, Manuscripts
The left is no longer liberal. Once on the side of free speech and tolerance, progressives now ban speakers from college campuses, "cancel" people who aren't up to date on the latest genders, and force religious people to violate their conscience. They have abandoned the battle of ideas and have ...
Dr Claire's love your dog
Dr Claire's love your dog
Stevens, Claire2020
Books, Manuscripts
Being a responsible and educated dog owner is no easy task. Owners often feel overwhelmed trying to make the right decisions for their cuddly canine, and that's no surprise when they are faced with difficult choices regarding pet insurance, vaccinations, diet, surgery, medical procedures and so m...
Eat, play, love your dog : the ultimate guide for every dog owner
Eat, play, love your dog : the ultimate guide for every dog owner
Shannon, Lara2020
Books, Manuscripts
This is the book that every dog owner needs. Lara Shannon is a dog lover. Spending her days working (and playing) with dogs as a dog trainer, and as part of her TV show Pooches at Play on Australia's Network 10, she knows just what a dog needs. In this go-to guide, Lara shares her expertise on ho...
Encyclopedia of insects
Encyclopedia of insects
Howard, Jules2020
Books, Manuscripts
Find out everything you ever wanted to know about insects in this comprehensive encyclopedia. Dive into the world of creepy-crawlies in this Encyclopedia of Insects. Packed with hundreds of bugs, every one is looked at in fascinating detail by natural history expert Jules Howard. From the cutest ...
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The falcon thief : a true tale of adventure, treachery, and the hunt for the perfect bird
The falcon thief : a true tale of adventure, treachery, and the hunt for the perfect bird
Hammer, Joshua, 1957-2020
Books, Manuscripts
A rollicking true-crime adventure about a rogue who trades in rare birds and their eggs-and the wildlife detective determined to stop him. On May 3, 2010, an Irish national named Jeffrey Lendrum was apprehended at Britain's Birmingham International Airport with a suspicious parcel strapped to his...
Fathoms : the world in the whale
Fathoms : the world in the whale
Giggs, Rebecca2020
Books, Manuscripts
When Rebecca Giggs encountered a humpback whale stranded on her local beach in Australia, she began to wonder how the lives of whales might shed light on the condition of our seas. How do whales experience environmental change? Has our connection to these fabled animals been transformed by techno...
A field guide to butterflies of Australia : their life histories and larval host plants
A field guide to butterflies of Australia : their life histories and larval host plants
Sankowsky, Garry2020
Books, Manuscripts
A comprehensive guide to the country's butterflies covering everything from the eye-catching Common Jezabel and Ulysses Butterfly, to the gigantic Cairns Birdwing, to the more cryptic Blues and Skippers. The key features that separate this book from all other butterfly field guides are firstly th...
How to be Australian : an outsider's view on life & love down under
How to be Australian : an outsider's view on life & love down under
Blunt, Ashley Kalagian2020
Books, Manuscripts
After spending her twenties working abroad and travelling solo, Canadian Ashley convinces her career-oriented boyfriend Steve to relocate to sunny, carefree, no-worries Australia for a year. An anxious dreamer, Ashley longs to bathe in the national characteristics of her chosen new home and feel ...
In the sky : designs inspired by nature
In the sky : designs inspired by nature
Evans, Harriet2020
Books, Manuscripts
Home to birds, bats, insects and towering tree tops, our skies are full of nature's best inventions. The world above our heads has inspired everything from our first forays into flight to outer-space cameras. Let your imagination soar as we take to the skies and discover how nature's designs can ...
Live more think less : overcoming depression and sadness
Live more think less : overcoming depression and sadness
Callesen, Pia2020
Books, Manuscripts
Live More Think Less presents strategies for regaining control over your thoughts - learning not only how to overcome depression, but how to avoid developing it altogether. Many of us believe that the best way to treat crises and challenges is to process them: to mull over and analyse the stresse...
Marvel. Black Panther rules!
Marvel. Black Panther rules!
Wrecks, Billy2020
Books, Manuscripts
So you want to know how T'Challa became the mighty Black Panther-the strongest and swiftest man in all Wakanda? This guide has all the answers to your questions, including: Where is Wakanda? Who else has worn the Black Panther suit? Why is Vibranium so important? Packed with Super Hero secrets an...
Mega dinosaurs
Mega dinosaurs
2020
Books, Manuscripts
With detailed illustrations and plenty of fun facts, this book is a great way to introduce the prehistoric creatures that once roamed our planet. From impressive armoured dinosaurs and long-necked sauropods, to ancient marine reptiles and the fossils we find today, find out all about life during ...
No visible bruises : what we don't know about domestic violence can kill us
No visible bruises : what we don't know about domestic violence can kill us
Snyder, Rachel Louise2020
Books, Manuscripts
A journalist's intimate investigation of the true scope of domestic violence, revealing how the roots of America's most pressing social crises are buried in abuse that happens behind closed doors. We call it domestic violence. We call it private violence. Sometimes we call it intimate terrorism. ...
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