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Sympathetic biography of 'the powerful enigmatic Mannix'

Brenda Niall, Mannix, Melbourne: Text Publishing, 2015.

ISBN 9781922182111.

RRP $50.00.

In her new biography of Archbishop Daniel Mannix of Melbourne (1864-1963), Brenda Niall says that eight lives of Mannix have already been published. 1,573 more words


Let the Rain Pour

The welcoming rain soaked my hair but I did not care.  The energy from each drop put life back into me and the worries of this world that plagued me were gone. 91 more words


In God We Trust

In 1812 Captain Taylor successfully defended Fort Harrison. In 1837 Colonel Taylor defeated the Seminoles in the Battle of Okeechobee. In 1847 General Taylor won at Buena Vista despite being outnumbered. 103 more words



Real name : Jelena Djurkovic

Country : Serbia

Her first creative encounter with music was at the age of 12 when she started attending music school for piano and opera singing. 68 more words

The Invisible History of the Human Race

I picked up Christine Kenneally’s book because it was on the short list for the Stella Prize – and because my sister recommended it. Once I’d picked it up, I couldn’t put it down. 831 more words

Australian History

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Growing Pains; Kendras Dairies is the first book in the series chronicling the journey of Kendra Foster from adolescence to adulthood. 468 more words


BOLDJournal SHE Created iT Artist SPOTLIGHT: Lauren Doriahna

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