The Bookshelf

This is a list of books I will expand as I mention or review various books in my posts. To find what I say about them, enter the book title in the search bar on my home page. Hopefully cyber magic will take you to the right post!

Look for any of these books at one of our local Blue Mountains City Libraries

or in one of our excellent bookshops:

A Thousand Mornings by Mary Oliver, published in 2012 by Penguin Books

Affluenza by Clive Hamilton and Richard Denniss, published in 2005 by Allen and Unwin

Blue Horses by Mary Oliver, published in 2014 by Penguin Press

Dark Emu by Bruce Pascoe, published in 2018 by Magabala Books

Down to Earth: a guide to simple living by Rhonda Hetzel, published in 2012 by Penguin Group (Australia)

Felicity by Mary Oliver, published in 2017 by Penguin Books

Giver of Stars by Jojo Moyes, published in 2019 by Penguin Random House

Hello Lighthouse by Sophie Blackall, published in 2019 by Orchard Books

How to Make Gravy by Paul Kelly, published in 2010 by Penguin Random House Australia

Humanity by Ai Weiwei, edited by Larry Warsh, published in 2018 by Princeton University Press

In the Sea There are Crocodiles by Fabio Geda, published in 2010 by Baldini Castoldi Dalai Editore

Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson, published in 2014 by Scribe Publications

Make and Mend by Jessica Marquez, published in 2018 by Watson-Guptill Publications

Mending Matters by Katrina Rodabaugh, published in 2018 by Abrams

No Friend but the Mountains by Behrouz Boochani, published in 2018 by Pan Macmillan Australia Pty Ltd

Notes From a Public Typewriter edited by Michael Gustafson and Oliver Uberti, published in 2018 by Scribe Publications

Paolo Emperor of Rome by Mac Barnett, published in 2020 by Abrams Books for Young Readers

Phosphorescence, by Julia Baird, published in 2020 by Harper Collins Publishers

Riding the Black Cockatoo by John Danalis, published in 2009 by Allen and Unwin

One Tree by Christopher Cheng and Bruce Whatley, published in 2019 by Penguin Random House Australia Pty Ltd

One Thousand Trees by Kyle Hughes-Odgers, published in 2017 by Fremantle Press

Room on Our Rock by Kate and Jol Temple, published in 2018 by Scholastic Australia

The Arrival by Shaun Tan, published in 2006 by Hodder Children’s Books

The Art of Simple by Eleanor Ozich, published in 2017 by Penguin Random House New Zealand

The Dictionary of Lost Words by Pip Williams, published in 2020 by Affirm Press

The Happiest Refugee by Anh Do, published in 2010 by Allen & Unwin

The Rugmaker of Mazar-e-Sharif by Najaf Mazari and Robert Hillman, published in 2008 by Insight Publications

The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead, published in 2016 by Fleet

Walking Free by Dr Munjed Al Muderis, published in 2014 by Allen & Unwin

You Can Change the World by Lucy Bell, published in 2019 by Pantera Press

Ziba Came on a Boat by Liz Lofthouse, published in 2007 by Kane/Miller Book Publishers