Category:

 Entertainment

Composer and broadcaster Andrew Ford tells his life story through the lens of music - what it is, why it means so much to us and how it works in our lives. From his early childhood in the Beatles-crazy Liverpool of the 1960s to his evolving work as a composer, choral conducto... read more

The Memory of Music
$33.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 16

Category:

 Classics

WITH INTRODUCTIONS BY MARGARET ATWOOD AND DAVID BRADSHAW
Far in the future, the World Controllers have created the ideal society. Through clever use of genetic engineering, brainwashing and recreational sex and drugs all its members are happy consumers. Bernard Marx seems al... read more

Brave New World
$15.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 10

Category:

 Classics

WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION FROM MARGARET ATWOOD. The Republic of Gilead offers Offred only one function: to breed. If she deviates, she will, like dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness. But even a repressive state cannot oblite... read more

The Handmaid's Tale (TV Tie-In)
$20.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 9

Category:

 Text Classics

Series:Text Classics

50 years after its original publication, Aunts Up The Cross remains a perennial classic of Australian childhood. Growing up in the 1930s in a grand old home in Sydney's bohemian Kings Cross, Robin Dalton experienced a childhood of curiosity and wonder. Raised by a bevy of idio... read more

Aunts Up the Cross
$12.95(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 6

Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'It's you who are the dogs...' What makes us happy? For over 800 years the Cynic philosophers of ancient Greece and Rome argued that the answer lay in a simple, self-sufficient life. This is one of 46 new books in the bestselling Little Black Classics ... read more

Anecdotes of the Cynics : Little Black Classic
$3.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

We are bought and sold like apes or monkeys, to be the sport of women, fools, and cowards, and the support of rogues ...' Spy, traveller and pioneering female writer Aphra Benn's story of an African prince sold into slavery is considered one of the earliest English novels.

Oroonoko : Little Black Classic
$5.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Text Classics

Series:Text Classics

At the very end of the Ladies’ Frocks Departments, past Cocktail Frocks, there was something very special, something quite, quite wonderful; but it wasn’t for everybody: that was the point. Because there, at the very end, there was a lovely arch, o... read more

The Women in Black - Text Classics
$12.95(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'A ghastly groan and a shudder..' From the pioneer of horror fiction, this tale of a clergyman tormented by a demonic creature is one of the greatest Victorian ghost stories. One of 46 new books in the bestselling Little Black Classics series, to celebrate the first... read more

Green Tea : Little Black Classic
$3.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 4

Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'This only they knew, that the kiss had destroyed him and the bath had destroyed her.' In this beautiful Ancient Greek tale, Daphnis and Chloe are the inexperienced goatherd and shepherd who must face pirates, rivals and the confusion of their own feelings to... read more

Daphnis and Chloe : Little Black Classic
$5.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'Cut iron with iron, What makes iron valuable, Big kuku tree and big silk-cotton tree, Fari and Kaunju -' Told and retold since the fourteenth century, this West African epic chronicles the story of the mighty warrior who saves his people and founds an empire. This i... read more

Kidnapped : Little Black Classic
$5.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 3

Category:

 Classics

Series:Popular Penguins

Out of his smoke-filled rooms in Baker Street stalks a figure to cause the criminal classes to quake in their boots and rush from their dens of iniquity . . .
The twelve mysteries gathered in this first collection of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Wa... read more

Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The  (Popular Penguin)
$13.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2

Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Little Black Classics

'Idleness is the enemy of the soul'. Saint Benedict's advice to monks - on everything from correct posture to the value of silence - has offered spiritual guidance to many for fifteen centuries. One of 46 new books in the bestselling Little Black Classics ... read more

The Rule of Benedict : Little Black Classic
$5.00(AUD) inc GST
Available Stock: 2