Australia

Tirra Lirra by the River

Tirra Lirra by the River

Anderson, Jessica
One of Australia's most celebrated novels: one woman's journey from Australia to London

Nora Porteous, a witty, ambitious woman from Brisbane, returns to her childhood home at age seventy...

January 27, 2015
Paperback
Melville House Publishing
144 Pages
$15.95
The Rain Heron

The Rain Heron

Arnott, Robbie

Astonishing...With the intensity of a perfect balance between the mythic and the real, The Rain Heron keeps turning and twisting, taking you to unexpected places. A deeply emotional and...

February 9, 2021
Paperback
Fsg Originals
$16.00
Ghost River

Ghost River

Birch, Tony
The highly anticipated new novel from the Miles Franklin-shortlisted author of Blood 'You find yourself down at the bottom of the river, for some it's time to give into her. But other times,...
October 1, 2015
Paperback
University of Queensland Pr (Australia)
304 Pages
$23.95
The Other Side of the World

The Other Side of the World

Bishop, Stephanie
In the tradition of The Hours and Revolutionary Road, an "exquisite meditation on motherhood, marriage, and the meaning of home" (The New York Times Book Review), set in...
June 27, 2017
Paperback
Washington Square Press
256 Pages
$16.00
The Strays

The Strays

Bitto, Emily
"Disturbing and magical....with a grace and eloquence." - NPR Books

"Full of lush, mesmerizing detail and keen insight into the easy intimacy between young girls which disappears with adulthood...

January 9, 2018
Paperback
Twelve
256 Pages
$14.99
In a Sunburned Country

In a Sunburned Country

Bryson, Bill
Every time Bill Bryson walks out the door, memorable travel literature threatens to break out. This time in Australia.

His previous excursion along the Appalachian Trail resulted in the...

May 15, 2001
Paperback
Crown Publishing Group (NY)
352 Pages
$18.00
Oscar and Lucinda

Oscar and Lucinda

Carey, Peter
Winner of the 1988 Booker Prize, this striking novel, set in Victorian England and Australia but told with a contemporary perspective, depicts the fatal and unrequited love shared by two remarkable...
November 11, 1997
Paperback
Vintage
448 Pages
$16.95
True History of the Kelly Gang
"I lost my own father at 12 yr. of age and know what it is to be raised on lies and silences my dear daughter you are presently too young to understand a word I write but this history is for you and...
December 4, 2001
Paperback
Vintage
384 Pages
$16.95
The Songlines

The Songlines

Chatwin, Bruce ; Stewart, Rory

For its twenty-fifth anniversary, a new edition of Bruce Chatwin's classic work with a new introduction by Rory Stewart

Part adventure, part novel of ideas, part spiritual...

June 26, 2012
Paperback
Penguin Group
320 Pages
$17.00
The Black War: Fear, Sex and Resistance in Tasmania
Foreword by Henry Reynolds Between 1825 and 1831 close to 200 Britons and 1000 Aborigines died violently in Tasmania's Black War. It was by far the most intense frontier conflict in Australia's...
May 1, 2014
Paperback
University of Queensland Pr (Australia)
288 Pages
$28.95

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