Net Privacy
April 2020
Rigorous and engaging, this book examines the minutiae of our digital lives while drawing on a philosophy of ethical and legal frameworks based on the thinking of philosopher Immanuel Kant. With a firm eye on the cutting edge of digital developments, Sacha Molitorisz outlines a robust model of individual consent.
The Future of Us
April 2020
Demography is far more important than destiny. By tracing connections between a population's past and present, demographers can foresee its future. The true wonder of demography, though, is not its ability to predict the future but to shape it. With energy and passion, demographer Liz Allen sets out the potential paths to make Australia better.
Law in War
April 2020
During the Great War law was used in everyday life as a tool to discriminate, oppress, censor and deprive many Australians of property, liberty and basic human rights.
March 2020
There are few Aboriginal icons in White Australia history.
Law, Politics and Intelligence
March 2020
Robert Marsden Hope (1919–99), a NSW Supreme Court judge, shaped the structures, operations and doctrines of Australia's intelligence agencies more than any other individual.
British India, White Australia
March 2020
*Highly Commended — Victorian Premier's Literary Awards 2021*
Fighting For Our Lives
February 2020
'An incredible testimony to the darkest hours of Australia's queer history – and the organisation that helped change everything. A story of devastation, resistance and, ultimately, survival, every Australian should know.' — Benjamin Law
Slam Your Poetry
February 2020
No props. No music. No costumes. Just you, your words and a mic-you've got two minutes to make the crowd scream your name.
Melbourne Remember When
December 2019
Remember dropping into the Coles Cafeteria on Bourke Street for a feast of rashers, sausages and mash, with gravy, from the bain marie
Trials and Transformations, 2001-2004
Edited by Tom Frame
December 2019
Few periods in Australian political history have generated more controversy than 2001–2004.
Botanical Revelation
David J. Mabberley
December 2019
Acclaimed author David Mabberley provides a ground-breaking analysis of early European understanding of Australia's flora.
Local Government Engineers' Association
December 2019
This book celebrates the first 100 years of the Local Government Engineers' Association of NSW, a steadfast advocate for both its members and the broader community.
The Memory Pool
November 2019
Smell the chlorine, taste the hot chips and feel the burning concrete underfoot as you read these stories of Australian childhoods at the pool.
Documents on Australian Foreign Policy
Edited by James Cotton
November 2019
This volume, commissioned by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in the  Documents on Australian Foreign Policy
Battle on 42nd Street
November 2019
At what point does the will to survive  on the battlefield give way to bloodlust?
Caroline's Dilemma
November 2019
Shortlisted for the 2020 Ernest Scott Prize for History
Frank & Fearless
November 2019
In Frank & Fearless ' Frank & Fearless  is not only the ultimate insider's account of some of the state's most sensational murder trials, it is also an account of one man's valiant battle against political and media forces to ensure that justice was done. Society owes Nick Cowdery a debt of gratitude.' — Kate McClymont
The Great War
Edited by Carolyn Holbrook, Keir Reeves
November 2019
' The Great War: Aftermath and commemoration  is a  tour de force
Cooking with the Oldest Foods on Earth
November 2019
WINNER of the 2020 Gourmand Award for Innovation Native produce business is booming and it's about to enter a new phase — Australian native ingredients are beginning to turn up in growers' markets and even local supermarkets. From Warrigal greens and saltbush, to kangaroo and yabbies — John Newton will inspire you to grab some and take it home.
The Best Australian Science Writing 2019

Edited by Bianca Nogrady, foreword by Lisa Harvey-Smith

November 2019
This ninth edition of The Best Australian Science Writing
Never Say Die
November 2019
The inspirational story of the past, present and future of Australian women's football – its players, fans, and the game they love.
Cosmic Chronicles
October 2019
LONGLISTED for the 2020 ABIA Small Publisher's Adult Book of the Year
October 2019
In this mind-bending book, award-winning neuroscientist Henning Beck explains why perfectionism is pointless ­­­– and argues that mistakes, missteps and flaws are the keys to success.
Summer Time
October 2019
LONGLISTED for the 2020 ABIA Small Publisher's Children's Book of the Year
Feeding the Birds at Your Table
October 2019
*Shortlisted for the 2020 ABIA Small Publisher's Adult Book of the Year*
Addressing Modern Slavery
September 2019
An estimated 40 million people are modern-day slaves, more than ever before in human history.
Sex in the Brain
September 2019
What controls our sex lives? Our brains. Yet there is surprisingly little research into the ways our brains influence our sex drive. Extraordinary insights into how the brain works can be gained when something goes wrong through brain injury or disease.
Edited by Lily Hibberd, with Bonney Djuric
September 2019
Parragirls ' Parragirls Parragirls is able to deliver something that is at once rigorous in its detailed presentation of a clear model, and accessible through its compelling narrative.' — Eugenia Flynn,  The Saturday Paper
Gun Control
September 2019
'A masterpiece of analysis of the politics of transformative change.' — Otago Daily Times
The Crow Eaters
August 2019
'Ben Stubbs uncovers the sheer delight and surprise of discovering what's in your own backyard.' — Bob Byrne, author of  Adelaide Remember When  and  Australia Remember When
The 13-Storey Treehouse
Adapted by Richard Tulloch, original author Andy Griffiths, Terry Denton
August 2019
Adapted from Andy Griffiths' and Terry Denton's phenomenally successful Treehouse book series, Richard Tulloch's play —  The 13-Storey Treehouse  — is action-packed, full of laughs…with a see-through swimming pool, a tank full of man-eating sharks and a lemonade fountain!
The Politics of the Common Good
August 2019
'The Earth is a Common Treasury', proclaimed the English Revolutionaries in the 1640s. Does the principle of the commons offer us ways to respond now to the increasingly destructive effects of neoliberalism?
Banging Denmark
August 2019
Shortlisted for the 2020 NSW Premier's Literary Awards  Nick Enright Prize for Playwriting
The Joy of High Places
August 2019
Longlisted for the 2020 Mark & Evette Moran Nib Literary Award
Refugee Rights and Policy Wrongs
July 2019
Everyone has the right to seek asylum under international law. However, successive governments in Australia have declared the need to 'stop the boats' whatever the cost, be it human, economic, moral or legal.
Bedlam at Botany Bay
June 2019
*Winner of the Australian History Prize in the NSW Premier's History Awards 2020*