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Paperchain Online provides a fantastic range for the discerning booklover, with over 20,000 titles in-stock/online and access to more than 2 million titles currently in print. We have a secure cart and offer FREE POSTAGE (within Australia) for all purchases over $75.00

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upcoming events @ paperchain

Thursday April 9, 6.00pm, Tony Windsor speaks about his new book Windsor's Way

Tuesday April 14, 6.00pm, the launch of Goodbye Sweetheart by Marion Halligan

Thursday April 16, 6.00pm, the launch of Girl with Wings by Jennifer Bradley

Wednesday April 22, 6.00pm, Lex Marinos speaks about Blood and Circuses

Thursday April 23, 6.00pm, Christopher Lee speaks about his new book Seasons of War

 Mateship: A Very Australian History (Cover Image)
Mateship: A Very Australian History
Dyrenfurth, Nick
RRP: $30.00

In the first book-length exploration of our secular creed, one of Australia?s leading young historians and public commentators turns mateship?s history upside down. Did you know that the first Australians to call each other ?mate? were busin


 1001 Buildings You Must See Before You Die (Cover Image)
1001 Buildings You Must See Before You Die
Irving, Mark
RRP: $40.00


 Everything I Need to Know About Love I Learned fro (Cover Image)
Everything I Need to Know About Love I Learned from a Little Golden Book
Muldrow, Diane
RRP: $15.00
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Next in the EVERYTHING I NEED TO KNOW... series comes a book perfect for your valentine, your family, or YOU. Charming and witty as ever, this new treasury of insights reveals that, for all the love-related mystery and confusion


 Book with No Pictures (Cover Image)
Book with No Pictures
Novak, B. J.
RRP: $25.00

This innovative and wildly funny read-aloud will be the Must Have book of the season. You might think a book with no pictures seems boring and serious.'s how books work. Everything written on the page has to be said by the perso


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