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Australia: A Biography of a Nation The Little Book of Australia: A Snapshot of Who We Are The Making of Modern Australia
Australia: A Biography of a Nation The Little Book of Australia: A Snapshot of Who We Are The Making of Modern Australia
Australian Citizenship Test: Practice Questions: Questions and Answers for the Australian Citizenship Test First Australians: An Illustrated History Culture Wise Australia: The Essential Guide to Culture, Customs and Business Etiquette (Culture Wise)
Australian Citizenship Test: Practice Questions: Questions and Answers for the Australian Citizenship Test First Australians: An Illustrated History Culture Wise Australia: The Essential Guide to Culture, Customs and Business Etiquette (Culture Wise)
Australian History For Dummies (For Dummies (History, Biography & Politics) The Little Red Yellow Black Book: A Introduction to Indigenous Australia This is Australia
Australian History For Dummies (For Dummies (History, Biography & Politics) The Little Red Yellow Black Book: A Introduction to Indigenous Australia This is Australia

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Where Am I Going?: Moving House (Tough Times) Moving with Kids: 25 Ways to Ease Your Family’s Transition to a New Home The Moving Book: A Kids’ Survival Guide
Where Am I Going?: Moving House (Tough Times) Moving with Kids: 25 Ways to Ease Your Family\'s Transition to a New Home The Moving Book: A Kids\' Survival Guide
Moving House (Usborne First Experiences) Moving House (Usborne First Experiences)Sticker Book Moving House (First Times)
Moving House (Usborne First Experiences) Moving House (Usborne First Experiences) Moving House (First Times)
The Berenstain Bears’ Moving Day (Berenstain bears first time books) Big Ernie’s New Home: A Story for Children Who Are Moving Upping Sticks: How to Move House and Stay Sane
The Berenstain Bears\' Moving Day (First Time Books(R)) Big Ernie\'s New Home: A Story for Children Who Are Moving Upping Sticks: How to Move House and Stay Sane

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The Rough Guide to Australia Australia (Lonely Planet Country Guides) DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Australia
The Rough Guide to Australia Australia (Lonely Planet Country Guides) DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Australia
Explore Australia 2011 Frommer’s Australia 2011 Perth and West Coast Australia: Regional Guide (Lonely Planet)
Explore Australia 2011 Frommer\'s Australia 2011 (Frommer\'s Complete) Perth and West Coast Australia: Regional Guide (Lonely Planet)
Frommer’s Sydney Day by Day Melbourne and Victoria: Regional Guide (Lonely Planet) Adelaide and South Australia (Lonely Planet)
Frommer\'s Sydney Day by Day (Frommer\'s Day by Day - Pocket) Melbourne and Victoria: Regional Guide (Lonely Planet Country & Regional Guides) Adelaide and South Australia (Lonely Planet Regional Guides)

Next week…Books to help children (and parents) cope with moving house.

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Living and Working in Australia: A Survival Handbook Live & Work in Australia: The Most Accurate, Practical and Comprehensive Guide to Living and Working in Australia Getting into Australia: The Complete Immigration Guide to Gaining a Short or Long-term Visa
Living and Working in Australia: A Survival Handbook (Survival Handbooks) (Living & Working in Australia) Live & Work in Australia: The Most Accurate, Practical and Comprehensive Guide to Living and Working in Australia [Illustrated] (Live and Work) Getting into Australia: The Complete Immigration Guide to Gaining a Short or Long-term Visa
Buying a Home in Australia: A Survival Handbook Sydney for Kids The Sydney Morning Herald Good Suburbs Guide
Buying a Home in Australia: A Survival Handbook Sydney for Kids The Sydney Morning Herald Good Suburbs Guide
Sydney Complete Residents’ Guide Top 100 Suburbs 2008-09: A Guide to Australia’s Top Suburbs for Property Investors and Homebuyers Job Hunting for
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Helpful Books

Mum’s Australian relocation bookstore is open for business. Our bookstore provides a listing of books that will help with your move to Oz; from the planning and preparation, to getting settled, and helping your children get to know their new home. Our bookstore lists books that Mum has personally used or that have been recommended by friends, family and Mum’s gone 2 Aus readers.

Mum plans to publish bookstore articles every Monday until we’ve covered all the different … Read more

Love books

This week Australian media reported the collapse of book retailer Redgroup Retail. Redgroup Retail is the parent company of Australia’s leading bookstore chains: Angus & Roberston and Borders.

Mum loves bookstores and is sad that this might mean the end of book shopping in town centres across Australia. If you’re in Sydney the best bookstore I’ve been to is Kinokuniya on Level 2 of The Galleries on George Street. Kinokuniya is also the largest bookstore I’ve ever … Read more

Put books under the tree

Regular readers will have noticed that Mum loves children’s books. With the lead up to our first Christmas in Australia, we’re gradually getting to know the Aussie versions of popular stories and songs. I recently attended my son’s Christmas concert and witnessed a great Aussie bush dance, and pitch perfect rendition of Christmas where the gum trees grow.

I’ve said before that books are a great way to immerse the entire family in your … Read more