Nothing to Cry About, an unflinching memoir, begins with author, Joan Atherton Hooper, discovering a photo of the young man who, in 1939, murdered her father. Joan’s story, from age two in an orphanage, swings between fantasies of Hollywood and restraints from the Vatica... read more
|Awards:||LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION SHORTLISTED FOR THE WELLCOME BOOK PRIZE |
A New York Times Bestselling Author This extraordinary story of botany, exploration and desire, spanning much of the 19th century, follows the fortunes of the brilliant Alma Whittaker (daughter of a bold and charismatic botanical explorer) as she comes into her own with... read more
The 1938 journal of a young naturalist from Colac who sails to England with his parents to study medicine at Cambridge University. He describes what he sees and hears on board and on excursions to, among others, Sydney, Brisbane, Thursday Island, Darwin, Batavia, Singapore, Burma, and Scandinavia. He ... read more
This punk rock journal reimagines classic writers Virginia Woolf, Oscar Wilde and more as modern misfits. With attitude to spare, it's sure to inspire creative rebellion.
|Reading Level:||General Adult|
Milk. Made. is an elegant and comprehensive tour of the art of cheese-making and eating - from selecting cultures, to the practises of production that cross continents, and right through to the best recipes to enjoy them. Within the pa... read more
This is a journal. What you do with it is up to you, but whatever it is, you can rest assured that there will be quotes and pictures in the vicinity of whatever it is you are doing with your journal, and those quotes and pictures will be from Hyperbole and a Half.
YouTube sensation, Sprinkle of Glitter, has designed a gorgeous diary for 2016! As well as a week by week diary, there are make-up tips, motivational messages, check lists, party planning, craft and recipe ideas and more, this diary is... read more
This book is suitable for anyone interested in the natural world and the extraordinary diversity and wonder of plants, this beautifully illustrated and presented range of stationery will be a delight. Products in the range are illustrated with exquisite and exot... read more
For Wiccans who wish to chart the progress of their individual practice, jot down dreams and aspirations, or inscribe personal spells and rituals, this elegant journal is the perfect keepsake. There's space for every important reflection throughout the year, and an introduction by noted author Cassand... read more