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Pixie Annat: Champion of Nurses
Pixie Annat: Champ...
Colleen Clur


The inspiring story of a Queensland woman who fought for recognition of nurses throughout her long and distinguished nursing career, and later campaigned on behalf of homeless women and the elderly.


Before I Sleep: My Life Fighting Crime and Corruption
Before I Sleep: My...
Ray Whitrod


If you loved Three Crooked Kings, this is a must-read memoir by one its key players.


The Drunken Buddha
The Drunken Buddha
Ian Fairweather


This new edition celebrates Fairweather’s creative legacy; and the classic tale of Buddhist monk Chi-Tien, often drunk and irreverent but nonetheless considered a saint, continues to resonate across t ...


Steel On Steel: Inside the battle for the future of Australia’s biggest railroad
Steel On Steel: In...
Stephen Baines


Inside the battle for the future of Australia’s biggest railroad


Peacemongers
Peacemongers
Barry Hill


In his first major prose work since 2002’s Broken Song, Barry Hill has written an epic – a travel book, a history book, a peace book.


From Athens with Pride
From Athens with P...
Harry Gordon


From Athens With Pride chronicles Australia’s Olympic journey, from the first Summer Games in Athens in 1896 to the Winter Games in Sochi in 2014


The Black War: Fear,  Sex and Resistance  in Tasmania
The Black War: Fea...
Nicholas Clements


The Black War presents a compelling and challenging view of our early contact history, the legacy of which reverberates strongly to the present day.


Jacks and Jokers
Jacks and Jokers
Matthew Condon


The much-anticipated sequel to the bestselling Three Crooked Kings


Who
Who's Who in the Z...
Domenico 'Mick' C...
Ben Robertson


More incredible stories from the authors of the best-selling The Second Father: An Insider’s Story of Cops, Crime and Corruption.


Toxin Toxout: Getting Harmful Chemicals Out of Our Bodies and Our World
Toxin Toxout: Gett...
Rick Smith
Bruce Lourie


Following the runaway success of their first book, two of the world’s leading environmental activists give practical and often surprising advice for removing toxic chemicals from our bodies and homes. ...



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Congratulations to the seven UQP authors shortlisted in the 2018 Queensland Literary Awards: Venero Armanno, Tony Birch, Peter Carnavas, Laura Elvery, Pip Harry, Charles Massy, and Jackie Ryan.  

The Courier-Mail People's Choice Queensland Book of the Year Award  

Burning Down by Venero Armanno

We'll Show the World: Expo88 by Jackie Ryan

University of Southern Queensland Short Story Collection - Steele Rudd Award

Common People by Tony Birch

Trick of the Light by Laura Elvery

Griffith University Children's BookAward            

The Elephant by Peter Canarvas

Griffith University Young Adult Book Award       

Because of You by Pip Harry

The University of Queensland Non-Fiction Book Award

Call of the Reed Warbler: A New Agriculture - A New Earth by Charles Massy

Queensland Premier's Award for a Work of State Significance    

We'll Show the World: Expo88by Jackie Ryan

University of Southern Queensland History Book Award              

We'll Show the World: Expo 88 by Jackie Ryan





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