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Ten trees for Canberra Gardens
1 Ten trees for Canberra Gardens
Australia Department of the Interior 1968 1st Edition Stapled Cover Good 12mo 
24 pages including illutrations. The selection of trees in this booklet has proved suitable for use in Canberra. This does not imply that they are available from the Department’s Yarralumla Garden Centre, but they can be obtained through commercial nurseries. WHERE TO SEE THEM: Prunus cerasifera ‘Nigra' - Single Flowering Plum - Flinders Way, Griffith and Banks Street, Yarralumla. Albizzia julibrissin - Silk Tree Green Square, Kingston, Griffith Shops park and Institute of Anatomy Courtyard. Eucalyptus cinerea - Argyle Apple - Henty Street, Braddon and McArthur Avenue, O’Connor. Liquidamber styraciflua - Sweet Gum - Bougainville Street, Manuka, Knibbs Street, Turner, Cunningham Street, Kingston, Angas Street, Ainslie, Parkes Way. Cupressus sempervirens var. ‘Stricta' - Roman Cypress - City Hill, Drake Street, Ainslie. Acer negundo - Box Elder - Bannister Gardens, Gri?ith, Hannan Crescent, Ainslie. Fraxinus sp. ‘Raywoodii' - Claret Ash - Bougainville Street, Manuka, Bremer Street, Grif?th, Hobart Place, Forrest, Masson Street, Turner. Betula pendula - Silver Birch - Mitchell Street, Griffith, Johnston Street, Narrabundah, Pistacia sinensis - Chinese Pistache - Robe Street, Deakin, Irwin Street, Yarralumla, Sophora japonica - Japanese Pagoda Tree - Cairns Street, Deakin, Robinson Street, O’Connor, Wedge Street, Turner. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Who's the Boss? Knowing, Understanding and Living with Your Dog, Bonney, Val
2 Bonney, Val Who's the Boss? Knowing, Understanding and Living with Your Dog
Australia Bonnie's Dog Obedience and Care Centre 1998 0646281844 / 9780646281841 Reprint 2nd Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo 
110 pages including drawings and bibliographical references. A "Bonnie's Dog Obedience and Care Centre" useful dog training guide that answers many questions about your dog. Upper corner of the first leaf was cut off. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Charm School: The Modern Girl's Complete Handbook Of Etiquette, Buchanan, Kathy
3 Buchanan, Kathy Charm School: The Modern Girl's Complete Handbook Of Etiquette
Australia Penguin 2003 0143001493 / 9780143001492 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo 
xvi + 236 indexed pages including b/w illustrations. Guide for the modern girl to etiquette in life and love. Written in three parts - love life, social life, and working life. Offers advice on dating dos and don'ts, men and manners, men friends, bad couple habits, marriage, common gaffes to avoid, general social etiquette, bad habits, money matters, party etiquette, friends, gifts and letters, flatmates, being a working girl, and surviving the workplace. So if you want to be fabulous, join the Charm School! In these frantic times we need etiquette more than ever. Good manners will get you where you want to be, are good revenge and, best of all, are sexy! This book is packed with advice for dealing with issues in your love, social and work life. Follow it and become more confident, centered and fulfilled. In these frantic times we need etiquette more than ever. Charm School is packed with advice for dealing with issues in your love, social and work life. Follow it and become more confident, centred and fulfilled. The author was feature editor on Australian 'B' magazine, and has written for several publications including 'Cosmopolitan' and 'Elle'. Her previous title is 'Quit for Chicks'. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Kicking Over Sacred Cows, Capps, Charles
4 Capps, Charles Kicking Over Sacred Cows
U. K. Capps Pub 1987 0974751316 / 9780974751313 Reprint Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
133 pages. Kicking Over Sacred Cows - Rightly dividing God's Word brings refreshing truth and balance into the believer's life. God's Word brings life. Some believers have created sacred cow beliefs that actually bring bondage instead of producing life. This book was written to produce balance and clarity through rightly dividing God's Word. Sacred Cows produce Bondage-the Truth sets you free! 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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Tom is Dead, Darrieussecq, Marie
5 Darrieussecq, Marie Tom is Dead
Australia Text Publishing 2009 1921520310 / 9781921520310 1st Edition Soft Cover Good 12mo 
170 pages. Set in the Blue Mountains and in Sydney, Tom is Dead is a suspense novel about grief. The narrator's son has been dead for ten years; he was four and a half. For the first time since that day, she spends a few minutes without thinking of him. To stop herself from forgetting, she tries to write Tom's story, the story of his death. She writes about the first hours, the first days, and then about the hours and the days before. She strives to describe it all as precisely as possible. It's the details that will lead her and the reader to the truth. Marie Darrieussecq was born in 1969 in Bayonne, France. Her debut novel, Pig Tales, was published in 34 countries and became the most popular first novel in France since the 1950s. A Brief Stay with the Living and White have also been translated into English. 
Price: 17.00 AUD
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The Big Questions, Davies, Paul; Adams, Phillip
6 Davies, Paul; Adams, Phillip The Big Questions
Australia Penguin 1996 0140259376 / 9780140259377 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
viii + 159 pages. How did the universe come to exist? Are we alone in the vastness of the cosmos? Can scientists solve the riddle of time? What is the ghost in the machine? Is there a God? In these lucid and engaging conversations, world-renowned physicist Paul Davies and persistent iconoclast Phillip Adams examine the whys and wherefores of the cosmos; its beginning, a choice of endings, and where - if at all - humans fit in. 'One of the great tragedies in trying to explain basic physics and cosmology, indeed any science, to the general public is that most people are afraid of mathematics. They don't like it and they don't know much of it. and consequently they are shut off from the language and poetry of nature." (Paul Davies) "Whilst disagreeing with him over the biggest of big questions - the question of God - I find Paul the most exhilarating tour guide of the cosmos and the counter-intuitive worlds of science since Lewis Carroll and Douglas Adams." (Phillip Adams) - From the six part television series Paul Davies: "The Big Questions" directed by Mike Piper and produced by Piper Films, in conjunction with the South Australian Film Corporation and SBS Independent. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Never Order Chicken on a Monday: Kitchen Chronicles of an Undercover Food Critic, Evans, Matthew
7 Evans, Matthew Never Order Chicken on a Monday: Kitchen Chronicles of an Undercover Food Critic
Australia Random House 2007 1741666961 / 9781741666960 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
264 pages. What is it really like to work in a restaurant? What do chefs do when they are running out of the night's most popular dish? Do they really serve food that is on the turn? And how do they make it seem fresh? What happens to a restaurant when it gets a bad review? Australians are renowned for our passion for eating out and our cities boast some of the best restaurants in the world. But how many of us really have a sense of what goes on behind the scenes? In this insightful and often hilarious book Matthew Evans draws on his many years of experience as both chef and restaurant reviewer to ridicule and revere, expose and acclaim the secrets behind one of the most lucrative and risky businesses in Australia. Part memoir, part expose, Never Order Chicken On a Monday is as brilliant as it is brave - an inspiration for anyone stuck for conversation over dinner. Name in the first page. 
Price: 19.00 AUD
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Helping Your Baby to Sleep: Why Gentle Techniques Work Best, Gethin, Anni; Macgregor, Beth
8 Gethin, Anni; Macgregor, Beth Helping Your Baby to Sleep: Why Gentle Techniques Work Best
Australia Finch Pub 2011 1876451750 / 9781876451752 Soft Cover Good 12mo 
xxii + 202 indexed pages. This book offers parents ways of creating the conditions for better sleep for their babies, allowing them to feel loved and safe, and without endangering a baby's emotional and mental health. this book is about responsive parenting. It is about how babies thrive when parents are sensitive to their needs - during the day and the night. It looks at baby sleep and shows that babies wake up at night and need help to settle for many good reasons, as frustrating as this may be to their parents. Sleep training, which aims to teach children to fall asleep independently by leaving them to cry without comfort, is the opposite of the authors' approach. It has been popular among parents and widely recommended by health professionals. However, an explosion of new research in early childhood development in recent years has led many to ask: Is sleep training really something we should be doing to our children? the authors present fascinating research into how babies develop and how infant sleep works. they give many examples and recount the experiences of parents. their methods are adaptable and loving, even if they mean spending more time, more care, and more energy on parents and their babies. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Men's Room: A thinking man's guide to surviving women of the next Millennium, Green, Toby; Welling, Ray
9 Green, Toby; Welling, Ray The Men's Room: A thinking man's guide to surviving women of the next Millennium
Australia Random House 1999 0091841887 / 9780091841881 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo 
xxi + 220 indexed pages including bibliography. After thirty years of hard work by feminists all around the world, women now have a much better idea of what they want and how to get it. Men, on the other hand, don't know if they're Arthur or Martha. They have been told in no uncertain terms that the old ways of relating to the opposite sex are not on, but they haven't been involved in setting any new terms of engagement. For men, the rise of the women's movement has been marked by the ostracism of the macho man, the rise and fall of the SNAG, the emergence of the loveable and laughable dope. Sadly, it has also been accompanied by a dramatic rise in domestic violence, divorce, workaholism and suicide.Psychologist Toby Green has seen and treated increasing numbers of men in crisis. In "The Men's Room" she chronicles the mess men are in, and more importantly, offers a sensible solution to the crisis. Toby has written a prescription that men can follow which will take them into the next millennium as integrated individuals and fulland equal partners with women.Toby’s no-nonsense style works as well on paper as it does on the couch. This book is liberally sprinkled with anecdotes from Toby’s files, stories all men - and women - will identify with. Her candid observations and wise and witty advice makes "The Men's Room" the definitive guide for confused men at the end of the millennium. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Language and power: 2012 Conference Proceedings, Gretchen, Poiner (editor)
10 Gretchen, Poiner (editor) Language and power: 2012 Conference Proceedings
Australia Independent Scholars Association of Australia Inc 2013 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
214 pages including b/w illustrations and bibliographical references.bibliographical references. CONTENTS: INTRODUCTION - Greta/yen Painer; CHANGING THE GAME WHAT VOTERS CAN DO TO IMPROVE POLITICAL DISCUSSION AND DEBATE - David Hayward; HAVING YOUR WAY WITH WORDS - Serena Rogers; PROJECTING ‘CYBER POWER’ THROUGH LANGUAGE - Bill Caelli; A VIEW FROM THE STAGE - Judi Crane; WHY WE NEED TO DEBATE MEDIA ACCOUNTABILITY SERIOUSLY - Matthew Ricketsan; THE FUTURE OF ENGLISH IN AUSTRALIA - Mnica Dennison; THE POWER OF DISENCHANTMENT IN PROSE WRITING ABOUT THE GREAT WAR - John Ramsland; FAREWELL, DEAR PEOPLE BIOGRAPHIES OF AUSTRALIA'S LOST GENERATION - Ross McMullin; WORTH A THOUSAND WORDS THE POWER OF ART - Susan Steggall; THE POWER OF THE POLITICAL SOME 218T CENTURY REPRESENTATIONS OF IDEOLOGY IN FICTION - Llewellyn Johns; LANGUAGE AND POWER ETHNIC CLEANSING IN ENGLAND - Leonie Star; THE TENSIONS BETWEEN THE SCIENCES AND PUBLIC ‘DEBATE’ THE CAsE OF CLIMATE CHANGE POLICY - Barry Naughten; INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS IN AUSTRALIA’S UNIVERSITIES POWERFUL, WHAT ABOUT THE LANGUAGE? - Alan Olsen; LANGUAGE AND POWER CONTROL, CHAOS, AND OTHER GOBLINS - Martin Wurzinger; ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Just Disgusting, Griffiths, Andy
11 Griffiths, Andy Just Disgusting
Australia Pan Macmillan 2010 0330363689 / 9780330363686 Reprint Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
166 pages. For children and teenagers. In the tradition of "Just Tricking!", "Just Annoying!", "Just Stupid!" and "Just Crazy!", Andy Griffiths has written nine highly original, humorous new stories about Andy G. Includes a terrible agonising death by flesh-eating zombies, a battle with brussel sprouts (the sprouts win) and the disgusting fact that cockroaches can live for nine days without their heads (they only die because they starve to death). Complemented by imaginative, chaotic and downright disgusting illustrations by Terry Denton. Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton are a creative partnership that began in earnest with Just Tricking! in 1997. Since then they have produced Just Annoying! (1998), Just Stupid! (1999), Just Crazy! (2000). In 2001, Andy wrote the comic action-thriller about bums that threaten to take over the world, The Day My Bum Went Psycho which was a national bestseller. Terry Denton has illustrated award-winning books such as The Paw and bestsellers such as Spooner or Later, Duck for Cover and Freeze a Crowd written by Paul Jennings and Ted Greenwood. His latest work can be found in his Storymaze series and in Passing On, which was shortlisted for the 2002 Children's Book Council, Picture Book of the Year Award. 
Price: 8.00 AUD
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Success with Roses, Heitz, Halina
12 Heitz, Halina Success with Roses
Australia Murdoch Books 1999 0864118341 / 9780864118349 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
34 pages including coloured illustrations. Roses for special situations. New ideas for using roses. Tea, punch abd face tonic recipes. Roses grouped bt shape of growth. Checklist of pests and diseases. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Juliet, Naked, Hornby, Nick
13 Hornby, Nick Juliet, Naked
Australia Viking 2009 0670915661 / 9780670915668 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Good 8vo 
250 pages. Annie and Duncan are a mid-thirties couple who have reached a fork in the road, realising their shared interest in the reclusive musician Tucker Crowe (in Duncan's case, an obsession rather than an interest) is not enough to hold them together any more. When Annie hates Tucker's 'new release', a terrible demo of his most famous album, it's the last straw - Duncan cheats on her and she promptly throws him out. Via an internet discussion forum, Annie's harsh opinion reaches Tucker himself, who couldn't agree more. He and Annie start an unlikely correspondence which teaches them both something about moving on from years of wasted time. Nick Hornby's compelling new novel, four years after "A Long Way Down", is about the nature of creativity and obsession, and how two lonely people can gradually find each other. Extra postage charge may apply. 
Price: 21.00 AUD
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The Australian Brownie Guide Handbook Part One, Joan Burch
14 Joan Burch The Australian Brownie Guide Handbook Part One
Australia Girl Guides Association of Australia 1984 0909491763 / 9780909491765 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
103 indexed pages including b/w and colour illustrations. A girl who joins a brownie guide pack becomes a member of an association which is world-wide and is a means of promoting friendship between children of many nations and faiths, and thus is an active force in the promotion of world peace. As a brownie guide she is at the threshold of a movement which may lead, through guides, ranger guides and rangers, to exciting things like camping at home and abroad, and community service. Contents: Introducton; The Programme; The Brownie Guide Pack; Becoming a Brownie; Being a Brownie; The Brownie Journeys; Going on to Guides. 
Price: 12.50 AUD
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Duffy, Kavanagh, Dan
15 Kavanagh, Dan Duffy
United Kingdom Penguin 1987 0140096418 / 9780140096415 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
181 pages. Who is blackmailing Rosie's husband, the adulterous Brian McKechnie, and Why are the police making such a pig’s ear of their investigation? Enter Nick Duffy, bisexual ex-cop turned private detective, who could do With a nice little earner. So he takes on the case and reacquaints himself with the seamier side of London’s Soho. Behind the peep-shows, massage parlours and sex shops there is a message which reads loud and clear ... people really are as vicious as you think. ‘This is one of the most colourful and entertaining English thrillers in a long time. 
Price: 12.50 AUD
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Injustice: An Incredible Story of One Woman's Courage Written Inside the Secret World of Witness Protection, Kirstyn, Austin; Fife-Yeomans, Janet
16 Kirstyn, Austin; Fife-Yeomans, Janet Injustice: An Incredible Story of One Woman's Courage Written Inside the Secret World of Witness Protection
Australia Random House 1998 0091836530 / 9780091836535 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
220 pages. The story of an innocent teenager and the judicial system's failure to protect her. In the summer of 1986 fifteen-year-old Kirstyn Austin was raped and left for dead by Fred Many, a notorious criminal. Even though he was convicted he continued to threaten her from prison. 
Price: 9.50 AUD
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One Childhood: Many Languages: Guidelines for Early Childhood Education In Australia, Laurie Makin, Julie Campbell and Criss Jones Diaz
17 Laurie Makin, Julie Campbell and Criss Jones Diaz One Childhood: Many Languages: Guidelines for Early Childhood Education In Australia
Australia Harper Educational 1995 0063121506 / 9780063121508 1st Edition Soft Cover Good Large 8vo 
xxxii + 237 indexed pages including b/w illustrations and bibliographical references. Written for students, teachers, caregivers and parents, this illustrated book provides a theoretical examination of critical issues related to the acquisition of one or more languages in early childhood education. Explains how early language and literacy develops and provides guidelines to develop children's skills in all their languages. Each chapter includes an overview, summary and reader activities. Also examines Australian government policy statements on language and literacy. Includes a bibliography, glossary and index. The authors are university lecturers in early childhood education. There is a name in the inside of the front cover. Covered in adhesive transparent plastic. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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I'm Not Suffering from Insanity, I'm Enjoying Every Minute of It, Linamen, Karen
18 Linamen, Karen I'm Not Suffering from Insanity, I'm Enjoying Every Minute of It
Australia Strand 2002 1876825030 / 9781876825034 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
174 pages. A humorous survival guide for stressed-out women relates the author's observations, confessions, advice, and encouragement for such areas as relationships, personal care, and embracing God. Full contents: Make a friend ... again; Practice your passions; Slay one dragon; Move to a new state of mind; Cinematherapy, anyone; Get a new boditude; Embrace the here and now; Go tubeless; Redecorate a room for less than a hundred bucks; Lose your "religion"; and embrace a relationship instead; Take the hundred-smile challenge; Break out of solitary confinement; Forgive yourself. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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How to Get Your Mojo Back, Mansberg, Ginni
19 Mansberg, Ginni How to Get Your Mojo Back
Australia New Holland 2012 1741109248 / 9781741109245 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
192 pages. Everywoman's guide to taking a minute for herself and turning her hectic and stressful life into one that is fulfilling. No life is free from stress, weight problems, relationship worries. But you can break the cycle, get your mojo back and begin to enjoy life again. Written in an intimate, informal, and hugely entertaining style by medical advisor/GP/author Dr Ginni Mansburg who has seen - and dealt with - it all, this book is like having a friend with all the best advice to coach you through your mission to claim your potential and live the life you deserve. Covers all the key problems areas - work, eating/weight, sleep, relationship, parenting issues, stress etc - offering practical, encouraging solutions. 
Price: 12.50 AUD
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I Can Make You Sleep - Book & CD, McKenna, Paul
20 McKenna, Paul I Can Make You Sleep - Book & CD
Uk Bantam 2009 0593055381 / 9780593055380 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo Gillian Blease 
192 pages. Paul McKenna is the world's most famous hypnotist who counts many celebrities among his clients. He is also by far the UK's most successful self-help author with over 2 million copies of his books sold. This book is for Paul McKenna's fan base and anyone who has trouble sleeping. - Would you like to sleep really well? - Would you like to feel calm and stop your mind from racing? - Would you like to stop the disruption of waking in the middle of the night? Overcome insomnia forever and get the best rest of your life! Paul McKenna's proven, trademarked system has already helped millions improve the quality of their sleep. In this worldwide bestseller, he shows you how easy exercises and simple changes in your thinking and behavior can have a significant impact on your sleep. Plus, this book comes with a hypnosis CD that resets your body's natural sleep mechanism so that you will automatically find it easier to get deep, restful sleep. 
Price: 17.00 AUD
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