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Biographies, Autobiographies and Memoirs

Buy Now Pay Later – The story of Afterpay

The fascinating behind the scenes story of the brash Aussie technology start-up that changed the way a whole generation around the world does their shopping. Millennials love it. Amateur investors made millions out of it, and its founders became billionaires. But professional investors steered clear, regarding it as over-valued. In…
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Duffy

Everyone In This Room Will Someday Be Dead

“Hilarious, relatable, exasperating, and endearing. For all readers of fiction.” —Library Journal This hilarious and profound debut for fans of Mostly Dead Things and Goodbye, Vitamin, follows a morbidly anxious young woman—“the kindhearted heroine we all need right now” (Courtney Maum, New York Times bestselling author)—who stumbles into a job as a receptionist at a Catholic…
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Australian Authors

A Good Life – A story about art, love, loss and redemption

Another great read from Leanne Lovegrove! A two million dollar mistake. Unemployed and afraid she flees to her eccentric old aunt, a noted artist living in a ramshackle cottage in secluded rural hinterland. Life has never seemed more ; Brodie Quade is her aunt’s protégé. Born and raised in the…
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Fiction

Such A Quiet Place – A polished domestic thriller

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Last House Guest--a Reese Witherspoon Book Club selection--comes a new riveting suspense novel about a mysterious murder in an idyllic and close-knit neighborhood. There was no warning that she would come back. Welcome to Hollow's Edge. A private and idyllic neighbourhood,…
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New Releases and Bookworm News

Crime Writer Fiona Sherlock creates interactive ‘office return’ murder mystery

Award-winning crime writer Fiona Sherlock has opened bookings for her interactive ‘office return’ game, Murder on the Second Floor, to help companies welcome staff back to the workplace post lockdown. The mystery-inspired game has elements of a treasure hunt and escape room to allow staff to explore their new office…
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Book Blast!

Book Blast! Snake Eyes – 8 SFF stories from up and coming writers

Snake Eyes (Planet Scumm #11) features eight SFF stories by both exciting up-and-comers and established authors like Lindsay King-Miller (author of Ask a Queer Chick: A Guide to Sex, Love, and Life for Girls who Dig Girls) and environmental journalist, Sim Kern. Stories of star ghosts, love in the time…
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Book Blast!

Book Blast: Lasting Happiness in Uncertain Times

“Bruce Alexander has responded with deep thought to lingering societal anxiety and his own significant life challenges. Drawing on traditional culture, spirituality and recent medical research, he synthesises the best current thinking on happiness into easily adoptable life skills that combine to build a resilient personality. His lifetime experience as…
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