A moving portrait of love, hardship, and struggle, this is the stunning true story of an untouchable family who become teachers, and one, a poet and revolutionary.

Ants Among Elephants: An Untouchable Family & the Making of Modern India

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''This book has found a special place in my heart. It''s as strange, beautiful and unexpected, as precise and exquisite in its movings, as bees in a hive. I loved it'' HELEN MACDONALD, author of H IS FOR HAWK ''Everyone should own A Hone... read more

A Honeybee Heart Has Five Openings

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Hours after the 2011 Christchuch Earthquake, Kaikoura-based doctor Chris Henry crawled through the burning CTV building to rescue those who were trapped. Six years later, his daughter Chessie interviews him in an attempt to understand the trauma that led her father to burnout, in ... read more

We Can Make a Life

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A powerful memoir about an epic bike race across one of the most challenging landscapes in the world   Rupert Guinness set out on the trip of a lifetime: to race across Australia in the inaugural Indian Pacific Wheel Race.   This would be no ordinary bike race. Unlike the To... read more

Overlander

A highly personal collection documenting the early months of artist Julia Kaye's gender transition. Instead of a traditional written diary, Julia Kaye has always turned to art as a means of self-reflection. So when she began her gender transition in 201... read more

Super Late Bloomer - My Early Days in Transition

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It's time we all stopped whining and learned a thing or two from The Toughest Cyclists Ever. Including:Stephen Roche, whose cure for exhaustion was to go up a gear and fight harder, all the way to the ambulance. Eddy Merckx, who hurt himself so badly in bre... read more

The Hardmen - Legends of the Cycling Gods

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Where have I come from? From the land of rivers, the land of waterfalls, the land of ancient chants, the land of mountains... In 2013, Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochani was illegally detained on Manus Island. He has been there ever since.People would run to the moun... read more

No Friend but the Mountains

Deng Adut was six years old when war came to his village in South Sudan. Taken from his mother, he was conscripted into the Sudan People's Liberation Army. He was taught to use an AK-47 then sent in... read more

Songs of a War Boy - The Bestselling Biography of Deng Adut - a Child Soldier, Refugee and Man of Hope

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Founder of one of the most influential and successful rock bands of all time, legendary Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page has nevertheless remained an enigma. In this definitive and comprehensive biography of his life so far, Chris Salewicz draws on his own interviews with Page and tho... read more

Jimmy Page

Description: The experience of parenthood is different for everyone. And every day can be different too. Read a hilarious and moving collection of perspectives from the well-loved Emily Writes and her friends. Some of... read more

Is It Bedtime Yet? - Parenting ... the Hilarious, the Hair-Raising, the Heart-breaking

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Darren 'Daz' Longbottom was born to surf. The son of surfing pioneer and board-maker Rossco, and brother to legendary big-wave specialist Dylan, Daz paddled out with world champions from a young age. He was one of the overexcited 'access all areas' grommets behind the rope when t... read more

Beyond the Break

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Courageous, insightful and candid thoughts on malady and mortality from one of our most celebrated writers.
 
On June 8, 2010, while on a book tour for his bestselling memoir, Hitch-22, Christopher Hitchens was stricken in his New York hotel room with excruciating pain... read more

Mortality