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upcoming events @ paperchain

Thursday July 2, 6.00pm, the launch of An Ordinary Epidemic by Amanda Hickie

Saturday July 4, 11.00am, the launch of Suraya's Secret for You by Deirdre Brocklebank

Sunday July 12, 2.00pm, a cosy chat with Mark Henshaw, author of The Snow Kimono

Tuesday July 14, 6.00pm, the launch of Red Professor by Peter Monteath and Valerie Munt

Wednesday July 22, 6.00pm, Alice Hansen shares some secrets from Tailored Tasmania

 Musings From the Inner Duck (Cover Image)
Musings From the Inner Duck
Leunig, Michael
RRP: $25.00

Musings From the Inner Duck, Michael Leunig's poignantly hilarious new cartoon collection, ranges from Curly Flat to the global positioning sausage, accompanied by the direction-finding duck. This collection of 138 cartoons tilts towards


 Harry Potter and the Philosopher''s Stone (Cover Image)
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Rowling, J. K.
RRP: $45.00

This gift edition hardback, presented in a beautiful foiled cloth slipcase decorated with brand new line art by Jonny Duddle, is the perfect introduction to Harry Potter. Harry Potter has never even heard of Hogwarts when the letters start d


 Stephen Fry''s Incomplete and Utter History of Clas (Cover Image)
Stephen Fry's Incomplete and Utter History of Classical Music
Lihoreau, Tim, Fry, Stephen
RRP: $30.00
197(Ht mm) 130(Wdt mm) 320

'Hello, I'm Stephen Fry. Now time for the first outing of a brand, spanking new feature here on The Incomplete and Utter History of Classical Music...putting some unsuspecting figure in music under the spotlight.' In


 Cook''s Tour of France
Cook's Tour of France, A
Gate, Gabriel
RRP: $34.95
Every year in spring, Gabriel Gate spends two months travelling in his beloved native land, where he trained as a chef more than 40 years ago. During these visits Gabriel delights in the top gourmet specialities of France's renowned cities and region

 Sidney Nolan (Cover Image)
Sidney Nolan
Underhill, Nancy
RRP: $50.00
234(Ht mm) 153(Wdt mm) 480

Crashing through the myths around AustraliaAEs most famous artist, many of which he created himself as a masterful self-promoter, this book gives us, finally, the biography that Sidney Nolan deserves. In an authoritati


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