THE GOOD TURN
Australian RRP $32.99
Bookseller Three seemingly
– 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
& THE LIGHT
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.
After three bestselling
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 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
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.
Sami Tamimi &
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.
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
OF LOST WORDS
Set around the
creation of the fi rst
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
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
A beautiful, intimate
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
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.
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THE LOST JEWELS
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.
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
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.
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,
THE RIVER HOME
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
Paperback RRP $22.99
Where the Crawdads Sing
is at once an exquisite
ode to the natural world, a
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
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
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
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.
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+
Some days are full of
tree climbing, cloud
watching, and games of
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
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 guides are approximate. Ask for more personalised advice in-store.
MORE GREAT GIFTS
BENEATH THE FIG LEAVES:
A MEMOIR OF FOOD, FAMILY
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
Every Conceivable Way
recounts one couple’s nineyear
quest to become parents,
chasing IVF, egg donors and
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
Celebrating passion and
Nonna Knows Best is for
anyone wanting to live la
recipes, foolproof tips, and advice for every life
moment, this delightful book captures the spirit of
LONDON IN BLOOM
London in Bloom
showcases the fl oral
abundance of the English
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
• 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
FAMILY FOOD PLAN
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.
HEALTHY SKIN DIET
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
The far south coast of
New South Wales is a
magical place, with remote
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
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!
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Competition closes 30 May 2020.
Unfussy food paired
with unstuffy vibes
TO HEAR HERS.
From the author of the
bestselling Dining In and
New York Times columnist,
Hardback RRP $45.00
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