Books

Historical Figures

There were 5 books found.


  • Simpson and his Donkey

    By Mark Greenwood
    Illustrated by Frané Lessac

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    The heroic story of one man and a donkey - and the strange twist of fate that brought two boyhood friends together one last time during the Gallipoli campaign in World War I.

  • Skit-Scat Raggedy Cat

    By Roxane Orgill
    Illustrated by Sean Qualls

    Hardback, AUS $29.99, NZ $31.99
    A swinging bio of young Ella Fitzgerald who pushed through the toughest of times to become one of America s most beloved jazz singers.

  • Skit-Scat Raggedy Cat

    By Roxane Orgill
    Illustrated by Sean Qualls

    Paperback, AUS $16.99, NZ $18.99
    "Crackles with tension and verve. . . . An unforgettable portrait of an artist whose faith in herself carried her when little else did." - Publishers Weekly (starred review)

  • Song of the Dove

    By Errol Broome
    Illustrated by Sonia Kretschmar

    Hardback, AUS $29.99, NZ $31.99
    The compelling story of the Italian composer Bellini’s rise to fame, and his forbidden love, Maddalena.

  • Stand There! She Shouted

    By Susan Goldman Rubin
    Illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline

    Hardback, AUS $32.99, NZ $34.99
    The lens turns to Julia Margaret Cameron, an ambitious and fascinating early photographer of 1800s celebrities and romantic staged tableaux.


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