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Unwell: What Makes a Disease a Disease?
Unwell: What Makes...
Mike McRae


In a world where illness seems to be everywhere, where does failing biology stop and personal responsibility begin?


Madness, Mayhem and Motherhood
Madness, Mayhem an...
Nikki McWatters


A wild roller-coaster ride through the ups and downs of motherhood and mental illness.


Reading the Landscape:  A Celebration of Australian Writing
Reading the Landsc...
Various


Featuring 25 of the greatest Australian writing names from UQP’s past and present, this unique publishing project will showcase specially commissioned fiction, non-fiction and poetry by Australia’s fi ...


Traumata
Traumata
Meera Atkinson


A brilliant, fiercely profound work of creative non-fiction in the vein of Maggie Nelson’s The Argonauts.


We
We'll Show the Wor...
Jackie Ryan


How did one long and expensive party change a city forever?


In Danger
In Danger
Josepha Dietrich


One woman’s powerful story of how her mother’s death saved her life.


Shadow Sisters
Shadow Sisters
Shelley Davidow


A brave, heartrending memoir of family, love and longing in the turbulent era of Apartheid in South Africa.


Raising the Stakes: Gambling with the future of universities Revised New Edition
Raising the Stakes...
Peter Coaldrake
Lawrence Stedman


This fully revised new edition probes the state of Australian higher education and its future


Raising the Stakes: Gambling with the future of universities
Raising the Stakes...
Peter Coaldrake
Lawrence Stedman


The controversial new book about the state of Australian higher education and its future

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Pedder Dreaming: Olegas Truchanas and a lost Tasmanian Wilderness
Pedder Dreaming: O...
Natasha Cica


Stunningly illustrated with original Truchanas photographs from the 1950s, ’60s and ’70s, and artwork from the Sunday Group, Pedder Dreaming captures the brutality, raw beauty and vulnerability of the ...



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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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Join David Malouf as he launches his new poetry collection, An Open Book, in Brisbane, Sydney, and Melbourne, and delivers the opening address at the Australian Short Story Festival in Perth.

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Join Bernard Cohen as he launches When I Saw the Animal at Ariel Books in Sydney.
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