A timeless collection of quotations by visionaries who have been catalysts for change - through the ages and across the globe
You Had Better Make Some Noise brings together the words of social activists, revolutionarie... read more

You Had Better Make Some Noise : Words to Change the World
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Do you know when the Duke of Albemarle arranged Britain's first boxing match, between his butler and his butcher? Or when the first speeding fine was issued for exceeding 2 mph in a built-up area?The Times On This ... read more

On This Day - A Treasure Trove of Historic Facts and Everyday Trivia
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1001 Quotations To Inspire You Before You Die is full of smart remarks - not just sassy one-liners (although there are plenty of those), but also more considered, philosophical epigrams that make us pause and reflect on a range of prof... read more

1001 Quotations to Inspire You Before You Die
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"The True Blue Guide to Australian Slang Australians are known for their informality and laid-back nature and this is reflected in the liberal use of colourful and amusing slang. The True Blue Guide to Australian Slang is an A-Z journey throu... read more

True Blue Guide to Australian Slang
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These inquisitive, enchanting pieces are a collective celebration of bookshops - for anyone who has ever fallen under their spell.

Browse
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"Trivia buffs and know-it-alls alike will exult to find so much repeatable wisdom gathered in one place."--New York Times This book is bursting with mindboggling morsels of trivia - informative, hilarious, sometimes arcane or utterly us... read more

1,342 QI Facts To Leave You Flabbergasted
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Mark Twain, Alice Walker, Haruki Murakami, Ursula K. Le Guin--this volume celebrates 45 famous authors who have shared their homes and hearts with furry feline friends. The photographs and stories in Writers and Their Cats capture the special bond between wo... read more

Writers and Their Cats
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In our fast-paced, electronic society, the most basic social interaction--talking face-to-face--can be a challenge for even the most educated and self-assured individuals. And yet making conversa... read more

The Art of Civilized Conversation: A Guide to Expressing Yourself with Style and Grace
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CSM VCE Further Mathematics Units 3 and 4 Revised CSM VSE (Textbook and Hotmaths)
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Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

With dazzling wit and astonishing insight, Bill Bryson--the acclaimed author of The Lost Continent--brilliantly explores the remarkable history, eccentricities, resilience and sheer fun of the English language. From the first descent of the larynx ... read more

Mother Tongue (Popular Penguin)
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Series:Why I Write Ser.

The national bestseller from the renowned artist and author Patti Smith, exploring the nature of creative invention A work of creative brilliance may seem like magic--its source a mystery, its impact unexpectedly stirring. How does an artist accomplish such an achievement... read more

Devotion
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A hilarious, furious and profoundly useful short guide to the most maddening punctuation in English
 
Apostrophes are an f'ing pain. The rules about how to use them are complicated, and have evolved haphazardly.
 
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Fucking Apostrophes
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