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Life in Hanoi

Pam Scott

Can you imagine what it’s like to move to a country like Vietnam and reinvent yourself?

Keep Calm and Carry Vegemite

Allison Rushby

Embrace change and lose your sanity

Bombay to Beijing by Bicycle

Russell McGilton

“Congratulations,” said Dr Chawla. “You are having the malaria.”

The White

Adrian Caesar

‘Adrian Caesar’s chilling prose transported me right back into the heart of Antarctica. This is a magnificent re-telling of those two fateful expeditions of 1912.’ Ranulph Fiennes

Willie’s Bar and Grill

Rob Hirst

” … a terrific read. Hirst writes with some genuine flair and tempers his sharp eye for detail with a seen-it-all-before rock veteran cool. He is also insightful enough to recognise the not-yet-spoiled delights that lurk just off the USA’s smog-choked, SUV-clogged interstates. Think Bill Bryson rewriting Almost Famous.” Rolling Stone

Best of Aussie Slang

John Blackman

If you don’t buy this book you’re one chop short of a barbecue!

Aussie Slang Dictionary

John Blackman

G’day from the land downunder, the land of grouse-looking sheilas, sunshine, the long weekend and the best beer in the world.

More Aussie Gags

John Blackman

This guy walks into a bar No no! Have you heard the one about Oh, how did it go? There was this blonde who Hmm. Do you ever wish you could remember all the gags and one-liners you’ve heard over the years and become the envy of all your friends and colleagues? Well, wish no more. Hot on the heels of the hugely successful Aussie Gags, John Blackman presents another hilarious collection of the funniest jokes and one-liners Australia has …

Aussie Gags

John Blackman

“My grandfather died peacefully in his sleep. Which is more than I can say for the three passengers he had in his car at the time.”

Don’t Come the Raw Prawn!

John Blackman

“Brilliant”, “Arguably the most important work in its field”, “A literary masterpiece” just a few of the accolades critics didn’t shower on John Blackman’s first book, The Aussie Slang Dictionary.