Wendy McCarthy – Don’t Be Too Polite Girls

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Educator, activist, agent of change – the life and career of one of Australia’s most influential women. This inspiring and enlightening memoir is filled with cautionary tales and insider stories about being female in Australia. Wendy McCarthy is an experienced manager and company director who began her career as a secondary school teacher. She moved out of the classroom into …

Kylie Moore-Gilbert – The Uncaged Sky

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For the first time, in her memoir The Uncaged Sky, Kylie Moore-Gilbert reveals the full story behind the 804 days she spent imprisoned in Iran. On September 12, 2018 British-Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert was arrested at Tehran Airport by Iran’s feared Islamic Revolutionary Guards. Convicted of espionage in a shadowy trial presided over by Iran’s most notorious judge, Dr Moore-Gilbert …

Alex Blackwell – Fair Game

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Alex Blackwell, captain of the Australian women’s cricket team through World Cup and Ashes victories, provides a rare insight into life – the highs and lows – in Australia’s most loved sporting team. Fair Game is a fascinating account of one of Australia’s most accomplished sportspeople and of the game she loves. She has played more matches for Australia than …