Archive for posts tagged with 'book'

Cheryl Strayed

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Go into the wild with Cheryl Strayed

Meet the author of the bestselling memoir Wild and the novels Tiny Beautiful Things, Brave Enough and Torch at the…

Lifeline Bookfest

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Lifeline Bookfest

It’s winter in Brisbane, so there’s no better time to snuggle up and read a good book, and what great timing with…

Your chance to win a $20,000 engagement ring

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Your chance to win a $20,000 engagement ring

Feel the love at the Rock Her World book launch and have the chance to win a stunning $20,000 engagement ring. So,…

Image: Kathy Lette. Credit: Nicky Johnstone

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Kathy Lette: Wit let loose

Renowned author Kathy Lette chats to Rachel Quilligan about women, writing and her new novel, ‘Courting…

A Book of Your Own: Writing from Life

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A Book of Your Own: Writing from Life

This workshop focuses on telling a story that stems from your own life and experiences. How do you use the…

How to be happy

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How to be happy

Brisbane writer David Burton’s formula for happiness has won him literary acclaim. Happiness is as elusive as…

Honest Toddler – a parent’s saving grace

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Honest Toddler – a parent’s saving grace

Parents of toddlers, or those on the other side, you need this book and you’ve needed it all along… Are…

Meet Masterchef Poh Ling Yeow

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Meet Masterchef Poh Ling Yeow

After dominating the Australian bestseller lists, Masterchef’s Poh Ling Yeow returns to Brisbane for the launch of her…

Editor’s choice: Jennifer Saunders Bonkers

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Editor’s choice: Jennifer Saunders Bonkers

Join a very special animated presentation by iconic comedian and British national treasure Jennifer Saunders as she…

QLD corruption unmasked in new book

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QLD corruption unmasked in new book

Former police officers, politicians, criminals and whistleblowers have all had their say in a new book unmasking…

Brisbane by the book with Anita Heiss

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Brisbane by the book with Anita Heiss

Author Anita Heiss’s book Tiddas is not just an unflinching look at female friendships; it’s also a love letter to the…

Are women trying too hard to be men?

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Are women trying too hard to be men?

Australian author Jennifer Granger has been observing contemporary relationships for 10 years and has a theory about…

Why French women don’t get fat

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Why French women don’t get fat

Bestselling author Mireille Guiliano stopped by Brisbane to share secrets from her new book French Women Don’t…

Why weight loss is all in the mind

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Why weight loss is all in the mind

A new weight management book presses the importance of a psychological approach to weight loss Going beyond meal plans…

Tiger Mum’s recipe for success

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Tiger Mum’s recipe for success

Recently I was asked to comment on the subject of the Tiger Mum’s new book. Her latest musings outline how to…

2014 Brisbane Weight Escape Workshop

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2014 Brisbane Weight Escape Workshop

The Weight Escape is a new weight management book that throws out the rule book and invites readers to take control of…

‘Love is the Answer’: a journey of life and love

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‘Love is the Answer’: a journey of life and love

Brisbane author Tracy Madden talks us through her new novel ‘Love is the Answer’ and gives us tips gleaned…

Drink the Wild Air – a tale of discovery

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Drink the Wild Air – a tale of discovery

Brisbane writer Fiona Evans explores her deepest insecurities and personal fears in her witty and touching new…