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LOVE BEHIND BARS. True Australian Stories.

by Victoria Hywood.

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9781743462966
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AU$17.79

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The Five Mile Press, large-format paperback, 2013, 246 pages. 'Looking behind the headlines to explore the hearts and minds of men and women who love someone who has ended up i jail.' The author has penned 23 books. Very good clean copy with a couple of minor marks. ISBN 9781743462966.
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J. Fuad Publications (Australia), paperback (stiff card cover), 1999, 198 pages, illustrated. An 'ordinary' mother has to deal with the extraordinary, after she receives a phone call from her daughter, telling her she is HIV positive. 'A moving, touching story about a mother's great love.' Signed by author on title page. Good clean copy. Scarce. ISBN 0646372726. … Read more
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AU$21.35
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I, STEVE. Steve Jobs in his own words.

by George Beahm.

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9781742703589
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AU$8.54

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Hardie Grant Books, paperback (stiff card cover), 2011, 168 pages. I'm entering the details of this book on a Mac! I've had Macs for 23 years and (of course) have an iPad and an iPhone so I confess my bias! Certainly interesting to read some of Steve's thoughts over the years. Good clean copy. ISBN 9781742703589. … Read more
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TELL ME WHY, MUMMY.

by David Thomas.

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9780007256372
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AU$12.81

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Element Books, paperback (stiff card cover), 3rd Edition, 2008, 321 pages. A little boy's struggle to survive. A mother's shameful secret.' Very good solid copy. ISBN 9780007256372.
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SHADOW OF A TIGER.

by Lionel Parker.

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9780646215402
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AU$12.81

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Self-Published, paperback, 1994 reprint, 168 pages, illustrated. Wrning, front endpaper has apiece cut out (someone's name?) and is somewhat stained, but the rest of the book is o.k. - showing signs of light wear. ISBN 064621540X.
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Central Qld University Press, small quarto paperback (stiff card cover), 1996 reprint, 210 pages, illustrated. An interesting Australian family history, with some B&W family photos and artwork by one of the family members. Small name inside front, minor general wear, but otherwise fairly good. ISBN 1875998039.
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AU$14.23
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Harper Press, large-format pAperback (stiff card cover), 2008, 261 pages. A disturbing memoir of a very disturbing life experienced by a young girl growing up in a home where her father abused her psychologically in innumerable ways. She is locked out of the house, has to write long insulting lists about her alleged shortcomings, is dragged out of… Read more
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Element Books, large-format paperback (stiff card cover), 2009, 305 pages. The author writes: 'My father's total possession of me on the night I was born.' He paraded drunk around the hospital proclaiming he was going to make Maria 'the best little prostitute on the block.' Maria: 'But he wasn't joking; he was dead serious.' Very good, like-new… Read more
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FLORA'S TREASURES.

by Ted Greenwood.

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9780091480202
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AU$10.68

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Hutchinson of Australia, small quarto hardcover, 1982, 93 pages, illustrated. Flora was a little girl who lived in the early days of this century, who collected various treasures, as related here. Illustrated with line drawings and B&W photos. Good boards, clean copy, with slightly worn dust-jacket. ISBN 0091480205.
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A LETTER FROM MATILDA

by Wendy Smith (compiler)

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9780957826502
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AU$10.68

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Self-Published (Australia), paperback (stiff card cover), 2000, 84 pages, illustrated. Compilation of verse and a smattering of history of the life of Matilda McPherson (nee Munro). Greeting inside front signed by author. Very good clean copy. ISBN 0957826508.
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BEYOND ABUSE. One phenomenal woman's journey

by Dianne Riddell

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AU$12.81

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Riddell Core Communications (Australia), large-format paperback (stiff card cover), 2006, 143 pages. The shadow of childhood abuse and a violent pack rape are the background stories of this autobiography of an Australian woman. The book starts with the physical abuse Dianne's mother experienced at the hands of her husband (what lowlife wife-abusers are) and then moves on to… Read more
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BANKSY. The Man Behind the Wall

by Will Ellsworth-Jones

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9781781310403
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Aurum paperback (stiff card cover), 2013, 322 pages, illustrated. A portrait of the elusive artist whose street art often fetches huge sums. Includes a good selection of colour plates, many of which show his work. Minor wear, one tiny cover crease, otherwise a very good copy. ISBN 9781781310403.
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DISGRACED

by Saira Ahmed

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AU$14.23

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Headline paperback (stiff card cover), 2008, 307 pages. Another horrifyingly true story from the dark recesses of a part of the human race still unable to comprehend a person's right to choose how they live life. Saira is a pseudonym - necessary to protect her and her daughter from deadly retribution from her family. Discovered having an… Read more
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Self-Published (Australia), large-format paperback, 2010, 369 pages. I quote from the introductory section: 'This book portrays a true story, told in a literary narrative form.' This book supplies in detail the facts surrounding the case of an 11-year-old Australian girl who fell ill. She was at first misdiagnosed as being pregnant. It was then decided she suffered with… Read more
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NOT WITHOUT MY SISTER

by Kristina Jones, Celeste Jones and Juliana Buhring

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9780007248087
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AU$15.66

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Harper Element, largepformat paperback (stiff card cover), 2007, 416 pages. Their parents were members of the Children of God/Family of Love cult. But for much of their lives they had little contact with their real parents, being passed around between 'uncles' and 'aunties' while they experienced the whole gamut of physical and sexual abuse occurring in that notorious… Read more
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HELPLESS. Neglected Girl Exploited by the Neighbour She Trusted

by Marianne Marsh, with Toni Maguire

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9780007941537
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AU$12.81

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Element Books, large-format paperback (stiff card cover), 2009. 297 pages. The title is apt - portraying the helpless situation of a small girl growing up in an English home with an drunken abusive wife-beating father and a mother too worn down by her dismal life to care much. Into this situation stepped a helpful male neighbour who befriended… Read more
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HANNAH'S CHOICE

by Hannah & Kirsty Jones

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9780007342365
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AU$11.74

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Harper, paperback (stiff card cover), 2010, 328 pages. The true story of a young girl who had to face a life-and-death decision - whether or not to have a heart transplant! Written by Hannah, the girl, and her mother, Kirsty, who stood with her through such a difficult time. Piece clipped from top of front endpaper, otherwise the… Read more
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TABLOID MAN. The Life and Times of Ezra Norton

by Sandra Hall

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9780732282592
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AU$14.23

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Fourth Estate, large-format paperback (stiff card cover), 2008, 335 pages, illustrated. Ezra Norton inherited the newspaper 'Truth' from his father and together with 'The Mirror' developed an important media empire in Australia. Norton, like his irascible father, used tabloid journalism to take on all comers. Sandra Hall is a well-known journalist who had written movie reviews in The… Read more
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HarperElement (UK), large paperback (stiff pictorial card cover), 2007 reprint, 339 pages. A foster carer takes on a very 'difficult' young child and eventually unlocks the dark secrets in her past, which include abuse by a pedophile ring. Light edge wear, good solid clean copy. ISBN 9780007814640.
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AU$10.68
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HEYTESBURY STUD - AN AFFAIR OF THE HEART

by Ethnee Holmes a Court, with Tangea Tansley

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9781877082313
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Gary Allen (Australia), large-format paperback (stiff card cover), 2003, 205 pages With two sections colour photo plates. Signs of having been read, with some edge wear, but generally faiurly good. ISBN 1877082317.
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