Fionn and his older sister, Tara, are sent to stay with their grandfather for the summer on Arranmore Island. He is the Storm Keeper, chosen once in a generation.
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This is a very amusing story for ages 6 and above based on how small children often twist words that they have misheard.
Jodie Picoult’s 25th novel looks at abortion in America, pro-choice vs anti-choice, but through the narrative of a hostage situation at an abortion clinic.
Ten months after a former detective’s life is destroyed by a series of devastating losses, a stranger pulls him back down a path of crime he never thought he would go down again.
A most unusual kitchen reference book that provides a baseline for kitchen experimentation; a methodical way to be more intuitive in creating a range of foods rather than having to search out and follow recipes, step by step.
The Adelaide Central Market has just announced the launch of its first-ever hardcover book and we are drooling.
In 1814, a French armada set sail for New South Wales. The armada’s mission was the invasion of Sydney, and its inspiration and its fate were interwoven with one of history’s greatest love stories.
Harley Spark is a normal 13-year-old boy until he has an overwhelming urge to pick up and take home a Chinese vase. Then weird things begin to happen.
Part cookbook, part travel guide, celebrate the diversity of New York city with something sweet, something savoury and something soothing from one of the many cultures that thrive in the city.
When Dr Voth comes across an old manuscript from 1724, he becomes obsessed with the life of a 12-year-old orphan girl who was sold into servitude and grew to become one of history’s most notorious and wanted transexual thieves.
Welcome to the secret world of Scarlett Tanner, agent for the foreign intelligence organisation Spectrum.
This is the classic JM Barrie tale of the boy that didn’t grow up, retold in rhyme and illustrated with life-like characters and settings in a classic, old world storybook fashion.
Private investigator and deliciously alluring courtesan Heloise Chancey poses as a nursemaid to investigate the murder of two members of the Lovejoy family in Victorian London.
A fun and though-provoking collection of Arabic proverbs, primarily from Lebanon, with an English translation and explanation.
Sample three recipes from this month’s Flour and Stone cookbook by pastry chef Nadine Ingram: Blueberry Buttermilk Scones, Zucchini Chilli & Gruyère Buns, and a Pear Ginger & Hazelnut Cake.
Four brutal murders, a city living in fear, a killer on the streets…Prime Suspect’s Jane Tennison returns in the 4th book in the bestselling Tennison series, from the doyenne of crime fiction.
The works of South Australian artist Jeffrey Smart, showcasing how his art evolved and developed, and documenting his life story, from how he was inspired by the South Australian landscapes, to his travels in Italy.
In the year 2028, Australia has gone to Hell in a handbasket as the Liberal party face their first real election challenge in a long, long time by a grassroots party where everyone is named Ned Ludd.
A pain-free guide to becoming vegan, filled with lots of handy hints and explanations and enough familiar crossover recipes to make the change in eating easier and comfortable.