We are excited to share with youthis hand-picked selection ofbeautiful, brilliant books.There is such an incredible arrayof new titles available and in thefollowing pages is just a selectionof what’s available in store now.As independent booksellers, we loveto share our passion for books andreading and we are proud of ourgreat range, personalised serviceand loyal customers.If you don’t find what you arelooking for on the pages of thisguide, we’d be happy to help youfind something you’ll love.We are always happy to help youfind something new or place aspecial order for something hardto find.Happy Reading!WIN A HACHETTEBOOK PACKWORTH OVER $370HERE WE AREGraham SwiftHardback RRP $29.99The extraordinary newnovel from the BookerPrize-winner, followingthe lives of three uniquetheatrical characters in1959 Brighton. Rich,comic, alive and subtlydevastating, Here WeAre is a masterly piece ofliterary magic which pulls back the curtain on thehuman condition.THE NIGHTWATCHMANLouise ErdrichPaperback RRP $32.99Based on the extraordinarylife of National BookAward-winning authorLouise Erdrich’sgrandfather who workedas a night watchman andcarried the fight againstNative dispossession fromrural North Dakota all the way to Washington, D.C.,this powerful novel explores themes of love anddeath with lightness and gravity and unfolds withthe elegant prose, sly humour, and depth of feelingof a master craftsman.THE LOST LOVESONGMinnie DarkePaperback RRP $32.99This is the story of a lovesong . . . And like anygood love song, it hastwo parts. The Lost LoveSong is a bewitchingnovel about love, secondchances and the powerof music, from the authorof the critically acclaimed, bestsellingStar-crossed.MELTING MOMENTSAnna GoldsworthyPaperback RRP $29.99In her moving, captivatingfiction debut, awardwinningauthor AnnaGoldsworthy recreatesAdelaide and Melbourneof half a century ago,bringing a family to lifeas they move throughthe decades, challengingand caring for and loving one another, often insurprising ways. Charming and sharply observed,Melting Moments is a gentle powerhouse.THE PARIS SECRETNatasha LesterPaperback RRP $32.99A wardrobe of Dior gowns,a secret kept for sixty-fiveyears, and the three womenbound forever by war...from the New York Timesbestselling author ofThe French Photographer.The Paris Secret is anunforgettable story about thelengths people go to protectone another, and a love that,despite everything, lasts a lifetime.Enter now for your chance to WIN a NatashaLester book pack. For details go to thecompetition page at www.indies.com.auDESIRE LINESFelicity VolkPaperback RRP $32.99Set against the uneasyrelationship society haswith its own truth-telling inhistory, war and politics,Desire Lines is an epicstory of love and the lieswe tell ourselves to survive- and a reminder that eventruths which seem lostforever can find their way home.COMING SOONOrder any book from this cataloguefor your chance to WIN an amazingbook pack comprising of a selectionof titles worth over $370.To enter and to view full terms andconditions, go to the competition page atwww.indies.com.au and enter your details.Competition closes 30 June 2020.ALL OURSHIMMERING SKIESTrent DaltonPaperback RRP $32.9916 June release,advance orders welcomeThe bestselling author ofBoy Swallows Universe,Trent Dalton returns withAll Our Shimmering Skies -a glorious novel destined tobecome another Australian classic.All Our Shimmering Skies is a story about giftsthat fall from the sky, curses we dig from the earthand the secrets we bury inside ourselves.THE LYING LIFE OFADULTSElena FerrantePaperback RRP $32.999 June release,advance orders welcomeA powerful new novel setin a divided Naples byElena Ferrante, the belovedbest-selling author of MyBrilliant Friend. The LyingLife of Adults is Ferrante's newest fiction title foradults since the publication of the final book in herNeapolitan Quartet, The Story of the Lost Child(2015).
SHEERWATERLeah SwannPaperback RRP $32.99Ava and her two youngsons are driving when theywitness a light plane crash.Ava stops to help, but whenshe gets back to the car,she realises that somehowher sons have gonemissing...From a substantial newAustralian writing talent, Sheerwater is tense,emotional, unforgettable.THE ABSTAINERIan McGuirePaperback RRP $32.99May release,advance orders welcomeFrom the widely acclaimedauthor of The NorthWater comes an epicstory of revenge andobsession set in 19thcenturyManchester. Inthis propulsive tale of theunderground war for Irish independence, masterstoryteller Ian McGuire once again transportsreaders to a time when blood begot blood.THE MIRRORAND THE LIGHTHilary MantelHardback RRP $45.00With The Mirror andthe Light, HilaryMantel brings to atriumphant close thetrilogy she began withWolf Hall and BringUp the Bodies. Manteltraces the final yearsof Thomas Cromwell,the boy from nowhere who climbs to the heights ofpower, offering a defining portrait of predator andprey, of a ferocious contest between present andpast, between royal will and a common man’s vision:of a modern nation making itself through conflict,passion and courage.NIGHT LESSONS INLITTLE JERUSALEMRick HeldPaperback RRP $29.99May release,advance orders welcomeThe hero of this book wasnot a saint, but he wasa hero. Someone whorisked his own life to makea difference to the life ofanother. Were his motivesselfless? No. He was after all flesh and blood.A man. And a very young one. But life is not blackand white. Heroes are not without their flaws.This is his story.HOUSE OF EARTHAND BLOOD:CRESCENT CITY,BOOK 1Sarah J MaasPaperback RRP $29.99New York Timesbestselling author Sarah J.Maas launches her brandnewCrescent City serieswith House of Earth andBlood: the story of half-Fae and half-human Bryce Quinlan as she seeksrevenge in a contemporary fantasy world ofmagic, danger, and searing romance.ELEPHANTS WITHHEADLIGHTSBem Le HuntePaperback RRP $29.99An encounter withElephants with Headlightsis a collision betweeneast and west, modernityand tradition — betweendriverless cars and ancientlore — and a world thatneeds revolutionaryreappraisal. A warm and engaging novel touchedwith love, wisdom and soulfulness, Elephants withHeadlights is a breathtaking story for the thresholdera we all navigate.REDHEAD BY THESIDE OF THE ROADAnne TylerPaperback RRP $29.99April release,advance orders welcomeA love-story gem fromthe bestselling author ofA Spool of Blue Thread.Redhead by the Side ofthe Road is an intimatelook into the heart andmind of a man who sometimes finds those aroundhim just out of reach – and a love story about thedifferences that make us all unique.ALMOST A MIRRORKirsten KrauthPaperback RRP $29.99April release,advance orders welcomeLike fireflies to thelight, Mona, Benny andJimmy are drawn into theelegantly wasted orbit ofthe Crystal Ballroom andthe post-punk scene of80s Melbourne, a worldthat includes Nick Cave and Dodge, a photographerpushing his art to the edge.Almost a Mirror reflects on the healing power ofcreativity and the everyday sacredness of family andfriendship in the face of unexpected tragedy.THE BEAUTIFULMOTHERKatherine ScholesPaperback RRP $32.99An exquisite and heartpiercingstory of onewoman’s bond with ababy, The BeautifulMother will resonate withevery parent, crossingtime, place and culture.It is an unforgettableexploration of what it really means to be a memberof the human family, revealing the deepneed we all have to find our own tribe.THE GOOD TURNDervla McTiernanPaperback RRP $32.99Hot off the incrediblesuccess of her firsttwo Irish-set novels,international awardwinner and bestsellerDervla McTIernanis already gettingrave reviews for hermuch-anticipated newCormac Reilly book.Val McDermid called her ‘a born storyteller’ andChris Hammer says this is ‘her best yet’. Threeseemingly unconnected events – an investigationthat ends in tragedy, police corruption and themystery of a little girl’s silence – will allprove to be linked by one small town.THE DICKENS BOYTom KeneallyPaperback RRP $32.99In the late 1800s,rather than run the riskof his under-achievingsons tarnishing hisreputation at home,Charles Dickenssent two of them toAustralia.Dickens' tenth child,Edward Bulwer LyttonDickens, known asPlorn, had consistentlyproved unable ‘to apply himself’ to school or life.So aged sixteen, he is sent, as his brother Alfredwas before him, to Australia.This is Tom Keneally in his most familiarterrain. Taking historical figures and events andreimagining them with verve, compassion andhumour. It is a triumph.Enter now for your chance to WIN a set offive Tom Keneally books. For details go to thecompetition page at www.indies.com.auAustralian authorTitles marked with this symbol are available in Bolinda audio formatGifts, Reviews & Specials3