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Mother’s Day

GIFT IDEAS

THE GOOD TURN

Dervla McTiernan

Paperback

Australian RRP $32.99

Independent

Bookseller Three seemingly

unconnected events

– an investigation

that ends in tragedy,

police corruption and

the mystery of a little girl’s silence – will all

prove to be linked by one small town.

The much-anticipated new Cormac Reilly

novel by international award winner and

bestseller Dervla McTIernan. Val McDermid

called her ‘a born storyteller’ and

Chris Hammer says this is ‘her

best yet’.

THE MIRROR

& THE LIGHT

Hilary Mantel

Hardback

RRP $45.00

With The Mirror & the

Light, Hilary Mantel

brings to a triumphant

close the trilogy she

began with Wolf Hall and Bring Up the

Bodies. Mantel traces the fi nal years of

Thomas Cromwell, the boy from nowhere

who climbs to the heights of power.

NOW FOR

SOMETHING SWEET

Monday Morning

Cooking Club

Hardback

RRP $49.99

After three bestselling

cookbooks,

the irrepressible Monday Morning

Cooking Club returns with a stunning

fourth book, a collection of mostly sweet

heirloom recipes that are as treasured

as they are mouthwatering. Alongside

the recipes, they recount heart-warming

and poignant stories of family, friendship,

community and survival.

HAMNET

Maggie O’Farrell

Paperback

RRP $32.99

Hamnet is a story of

the bond between

twins, and of a

marriage pushed to

the brink by grief. It is

a tender and unforgettable reimagining

of a boy whose life has been all but

forgotten, but whose name was given

to one of the most celebrated plays ever

written, from a master storyteller.

THE PARIS SECRET

Natasha Lester

Paperback

RRP $32.99

A wardrobe of Dior

gowns, a secret kept

for sixty-fi ve years,

and the three women

bound forever by

war... from the bestselling author of

The French Photographer.

The Paris Secret is an unforgettable

story about the lengths people go to

protect one another, and a love that,

despite everything, lasts a lifetime.

FALASTIN:

A COOKBOOK

Sami Tamimi &

Tara Wigley

Hardback

RRP $49.99

Falastin is a love

letter to Palestine,

the land and its people; an evocative

collection of over 110 unforgettable

recipes and stories from the coauthors

of Jerusalem and Ottolenghi:

The Cookbook, and Ottolenghi

SIMPLE. With stunning food and travel

photography plus stories from unheard

Palestinian voices, this innovative

cookbook will transport you to this rich

and complex land.

BELOW DECK

Sophie

Hardcastle

Paperback

RRP $29.99

A heartbreakingly

poetic and haunting

story about the

vagaries of consent,

about who has the space to speak and

who is believed. Below Deck is about the

moments that haunt us, the moments

that fan out like ripples through the

deep. So that everything else, becomes

everything after.

THE DICTIONARY

OF LOST WORDS

Pip Williams

Paperback

RRP $32.99

Set around the

creation of the fi rst

Oxford English

Dictionary, this

novel follows Esme, a young woman

who dedicates her life to collecting the

‘lost words’ that have been rejected or

forgotten by the Dictionary editors.

A delightful, lyrical and deeply thought-

provoking celebration of words and

their power to shape the world.

TOP END GIRL

Miranda Tapsell

Paperback

RRP $32.99

A deadly memoir

about being bold,

black and brave in

work, life and love.

As a young Larrakia

Tiwi girl Miranda Tapsell often felt like

an outsider. Growing up, she looked for

faces like hers on our screens. There

weren’t many. As she got older, Miranda

stopped expecting others would help

change things and set about doing

something herself.

PHOSPHORESCENCE

Julia Baird

Hardback

RRP $32.99

A beautiful, intimate

and inspiring

investigation into

how we can fi nd

and nurture within

ourselves that essential quality of internal

happiness - the ‘light within’ that Julia

Baird calls ‘phosphorescence’ - which

will sustain us even through the

darkest times.

GRANDMOTHERS:

ESSAYS BY

21ST-CENTURY

GRANDMOTHERS

Edited by

Helen Elliott

Paperback

RRP $34.99

An anthology of

essays by twenty-four Australian women

about the many aspects of being a

grandmother in the 21st century.

It seems so different from the

experience we had of our grandmothers.

Although perhaps the human essential,

love, hasn’t shifted much?

Contributors include: Stephanie

Alexander, Jane Caro, Helen Garner,

Alison Lester, Jenny Macklin, Auntie

Daphne Milward, Gillian Triggs and more.

WIN

AN OTTOLENGHI

COOKBOOK PACK

WORTH OVER $200

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THE LOST JEWELS

Kirsty Manning

Paperback RRP $32.99

From the bestselling author

of The Jade Lily comes

a thrilling modern-day

treasure hunt brimming

with family secrets. Inspired

by a true story, The Lost

Jewels unfolds an incredible

mystery of thievery, sacrifi ce and hope through the

generations of one family.

Also available by Kirsty Manning

THE JADE LILY

Paperback RRP $14.99

The Jade Lily is a sweeping story

of friendship, loyalty, love and

identity from the popular author

of The Midsummer Garden.

A gorgeously told tale of female

friendship, the price of love, and the power of

hardship and courage to shape us all.

HRT: HUSBAND

REPLACEMENT THERAPY

Kathy Lette

Paperback RRP $32.99

What do you do when you’re

told you’ve got terminal

cancer at 50? Take up

crochet, get religion and bow

out gracefully? Or upend your

life and spend every

remaining minute exploring new pleasures?

THERE WAS STILL LOVE

Favel Parrett

Paperback RRP $29.99

2020 INDIE BOOK OF

THE YEAR WINNER

Favel Parrett’s deep emotional

insight and stellar literary

talent shine through in this love

letter to the strong women

who bind families together,

despite dislocation and distance. It is a tender and

beautifully told story of memory, family and love.

Because there is still love. No matter what.

FANTASTIC FICTION

SHEERWATER

Leah Swann

Paperback

RRP $32.99

Ava and her two young sons

are driving when they witness

a light plane crash. Ava stops

to help, but when she gets

back to the car, she realises

that somehow her sons have

gone missing... From a substantial new Australian

writing talent, Sheerwater is tense,

emotional, unforgettable.

THE RIVER HOME

Hannah Richell

Paperback

RRP $29.99

Margot Sorrell didn’t want

to go home. As she reunites

with her sisters in the house

they grew up in beside the

river, the secrets they keep

from each other, and from

themselves, refuse to stay hidden.

The River Home is a wise and emotionally powerful

story of a broken family and the courage it takes

to heal.

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

WHERE THE

CRAWDADS SING

Delia Owens

Paperback RRP $22.99

Where the Crawdads Sing

is at once an exquisite

ode to the natural world, a

heartbreaking coming-of-age

story, and a surprising tale

of possible murder. Owens

reminds us that we are forever shaped by the

children we once were, and that we are all subject to

the beautiful and violent secrets that nature keeps.

Read with Mum

CODE NAME HELENE

Ariel Lawhon

Paperback

RRP $32.99

1936: intrepid young

Australian journalist Nancy

Wake is living in Paris after

witnessing the terror of Hitler’s

rise in Europe. When Nancy

falls in love with handsome

French industrialist Henri Fiocca, no sooner has she

married than the Germans invade France and Nancy

takes a codename – the fi rst of many.

THE END OF

CUTHBERT CLOSE

Cassie Hamer

Paperback

RRP $29.99

From bestselling author

Cassie Hamer, comes a

hilarious tale of warring

neighbours in Australian

suburbia. Dead guinea

pigs, cruelly discarded quiches, missing jewellery,

commercial sabotage and errant husbands are just

the beginning of a train of disturbing and rapidly

escalating events that lead to a shocking climax.

GIRL, WOMAN, OTHER

Bernardine Evaristo

Paperback RRP $19.99

Twelve very different people,

mostly black and female,

more than a hundred years of

change, and one sweeping,

vibrant, glorious portrait

of contemporary Britain.

Bernardine Evaristo presents

a gloriously new kind of history for this old country:

ever-dynamic, ever-expanding and utterly irresistible.

MY MAMA

Annemarie van

Haeringen

Paperback

RRP $16.99

A naughty elephant tells

all about his mother in

this lovingly drawn story.

Parents and children

will both delight in and

recognise this gorgeous mother–child relationship—

if not for the same reasons. Age: 0+

MUMMY DAYS

Sue deGennaro

Hardback

RRP $17.99

Some days are full of

tree climbing, cloud

watching, and games of

hide-and-seek. Other

days are for rushing

through the shops or answering emails. But no

matter what kind of Mummy Day it is, there’s always

fun to be had and hugs to be shared. Age: 3+

A THOUSAND KISSES

FROM MUMMY

Anna Pignataro

Hardback

RRP $17.99

A kiss to wake me from

my sleep, then more to

treasure and to keep.

And I’m as happy as can

be— A thousand kisses, all for me!

A beautiful story that is full to the brim with kisses.

Age: 3+

*Age guides are approximate. Ask for more personalised advice in-store.


MORE GREAT GIFTS

BENEATH THE FIG LEAVES:

A MEMOIR OF FOOD, FAMILY

AND GREECE

Olympia

Panagiotopoulos

Paperback

RRP $32.99

In 1955, Giannoula and Fotios

Panagiotopoulos set off from

war-scarred Greece with their

young family to make a new home on the other side

of the world. Beneath the Fig Leaves is their story,

weaving an irresistible tapestry of family, food and

history to stir the heart and senses.

EVERY CONCEIVABLE WAY

Despina Meris

Paperback

RRP $34.99

Every Conceivable Way

recounts one couple’s nineyear

quest to become parents,

chasing IVF, egg donors and

international surrogacy.

A real-life story that is

stranger than fi ction, this book asks how far you

would go before you call it quits, when it seems like

all the odds are stacked against you.

NONNA KNOWS BEST

Jaclyn Crupi

Hardback

RRP $24.99

Celebrating passion and

old-fashioned wisdom,

Nonna Knows Best is for

anyone wanting to live la

dolce vita.

Featuring mouth-watering

recipes, foolproof tips, and advice for every life

moment, this delightful book captures the spirit of

nonnas everywhere.

LONDON IN BLOOM

Georgianna Lane

Hardback

RRP $29.99

London in Bloom

showcases the fl oral

abundance of the English

capital’s extraordinary

parks, gardens, fl orists,

and fl ower markets. In this companion to her

popular books on Paris and New York, Georgianna

Lane takes us on a romantic fl oral tour of London,

juxtaposing luscious blooms with intricate fl oral

details found in the city’s iconic architecture.

• Tips for creating healthy eating habits

and portion control

• 60 weeknight dinners the whole family

will love

• 4 weeks of meal plans take the stress out

of shopping and cooking

• Quick healthy breakfasts, lunch box ideas

and snacks, for fuel on the run

• Tips for savvy shopping, storing

and freezing

THE FEEL-GOOD

FAMILY FOOD PLAN

Dr Joanna

McMillan with

Melissa Clark

Paperback

RRP $35.00

The Feel-Good Family Food Plan is the

only cookbook you’ll need to take the

stress out of deciding what to cook, feed

your family well, and rediscover the joy of

shared meal times.

THE AUSTRALIAN

HEALTHY SKIN DIET

Geraldine Georgeou

Paperback

RRP $35.00

Must-read dietary advice

and recipes for healthy skin

for Australians of all ages,

tackling acne, dermatitis and

other common conditions.

Based on the latest sound science: Nutrition has

been proven to help balance hormones and improve

gut health and common infl ammatory conditions.

AN AUSTRALIAN GARDEN

Philip Cox

Hardback

RRP $70.00

The far south coast of

New South Wales is a

magical place, with remote

coastlines, sheltered

lagoons and pristine

hinterlands. Once depleted

by long-term agricultural use, Philip Cox purchased

80 hectares to preserve the area as a conservation

exercise. An Australian Garden captures this unique

and wild landscape, giving new meaning to the

concept of Australian bush.

NOT SO MUMSY

Marcia Leone

Paperback

RRP $35.00

A mother’s group in a book,

sharing expert and anecdotal

advice written and curated by

Instagram sensation Marcia

Leone. With powerfully

uplifting perspectives from

inspirational mamas across

the world, including Jaime King, Teresa Palmer,

Megan Gale and Tammin Sursok. Not So Mumsy will

help you navigate pregnancy, your fi rst year and

beyond with style, humour and confi dence.

Yotam Ottolenghi’s award-winning cookbooks

make a great gift for Mum!

WIN AN OTTOLENGHI

COOKBOOK PACK

WORTH OVER $200

Hardback

RRP $49.99

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RRP $49.99

Hardback

RRP $55.00

Hardback

RRP $49.99

Purchase any book from this gift

guide for your chance to WIN

one of two Ottolenghi Cookbook

packs worth over $200 each.

To enter and to view full terms and conditions, go to the competitions page at www.indies.com.au and enter your details.

Competition closes 30 May 2020.


Mother’s Day

GIFT IDEAS

Unfussy food paired

with unstuffy vibes

YOU KNOW

HIS STORY.

IT’S TIME

TO HEAR HERS.

From the author of the

bestselling Dining In and

New York Times columnist,

Alison Roman.

Hardback RRP $45.00

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