Book of the Month

The First Scientists The First Scientists

The First Scientists

The First Scientists: Deadly Inventions and Innovations from Australia's First PeoplesCorey Tutt ...

The First Scientists: Deadly Inventions and Innovations from Australia's First PeoplesCorey Tutt 'The First Scientists' is the highly anticipated, illustrated science book from Corey Tutt of DeadlyScience. With kids aged 7 to 12 years in mind, this book will nourish readers’ love of science and develop their respect for Indigenous knowledge at the same time. Have you ever wondered what the stars can tell us? Did you know the seasons can be predicted just by looking at subtle changes in nature...

$29.95

Soil Soil

Soil

Soil: The incredible story of what keeps the earth, and us, healthyMatthew Evans What we do to th...

Soil: The incredible story of what keeps the earth, and us, healthyMatthew Evans What we do to the soil, we do to ourselves. 'Soil' is the unlikely story of our most maligned resource as swashbuckling hero. A saga of bombs, ice ages and civilisations falling. Of ancient hunger, modern sicknesses and gastronomic delight. It features poison gas, climate collapse and a mind-blowing explanation of how rain is formed. For too long, we've not only neglected the land beneath us, we've squandered and...

$32.95

Culture is Life Culture is Life

Culture is Life

Culture is Life: A Photographic Exploration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples in M...

Culture is Life: A Photographic Exploration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples in Modern AustraliaWayne Quilliam A contemporary photography book that celebrates and shares stories of First peoples across the continent. 'Culture is Life' is a modern, photographic celebration of the diversity of Indigenous Australians. Pre-eminent Aboriginal photographer Wayne Quilliam has an archive of thousands of images and interviews with Indigenous people across the country. Through the image...

$39.95

Shine Shine

Shine

Danny Parker, illustrated by Ruth de Vos A lyrical love poem celebrating the very special relatio...

Danny Parker, illustrated by Ruth de Vos A lyrical love poem celebrating the very special relationship between parent and child. CBCA Awards shortlisted author Danny Parker's evocative prose is coupled with the wonderful detail of Ruth de Vos's artwork to create a heartwarming and comical portrait of familial love. Shine is a love song between a parent and a child, celebrating the beauty and joy of everyday family life, through mess and chaos and daily routines. Shine is also a story that see...

$24.95

Shout Out to the Girls Shout Out to the Girls

Shout Out to the Girls

Shout Out to the Girls: A Celebration of Awesome Australian WomenVarious authors Let's hear it fo...

Shout Out to the Girls: A Celebration of Awesome Australian WomenVarious authors Let's hear it for the Australian women who have shaped our history and are expanding our future! Shout-outs to 50 awesome Australian women with easy-to-read biographies of their incredible achievements. From Cathy Freeman to Turia Pitt, Edith Cowan to Julia Gillard, Mum Shirl to Vali Myers, plus rally car drivers, molecular biologists and more, this book is a celebration of women in all fields, from all walks of ...

$29.95

Songlines: The Power and Promise

Songlines: The Power and Promise

The First Knowledges series offers an introduction to Indigenous knowledges in vital areas and th...

The First Knowledges series offers an introduction to Indigenous knowledges in vital areas and their application to the present day and the future. Exploring practices such as architecture and design, land management, medicine, astronomy and innovation, this six-book series brings together two very different ways of understanding the natural world: one ancient, the other modern. The first book focuses on Songlines. 'Let this series begin the discussion.' - Bruce Pascoe 'An act of intellectual...

$19.95