12 Books of Christmas Round-Up

We all know the time-honoured Christmas carol. Someone's true love gives them about 23 birds and an epic amount of helpers. But really? Who wants 20-something birds? Books are better! (and quieter).

We're all about helping you gift your loved ones something awesome...so without further ado we give you the 12 Books of Christmas!

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Night School by Lee Child: Our first book sees Jack Reacher go back to school on a spin-tingling adventure! It's perfect for anyone who loves thrillers, adventure, or action and while it is part of a series, the beauty of Jack Reacher is you don't have to start at Book 1.

Working Class Boy by Jimmy Barnes: If you want a gritty, raw, open Aussie biography, you can't go past 'Working Class Boy' by rock legend Jimmy Barnes.

Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick: If you're after something light funny and a little bit quirky, Anna Kendrick's autobiographical essays are definitely the way to go.

Small Great Things by Jodi Picoult: Jodi Picoult has again targeted another of society’s big issues with her latest courtroom drama novel. Prejudice and race is at the heart of the story as we follow the experience of an African American labour and delivery nurse whose world is turned upside down when she comes in contact with a white supremacist and his baby.

Adventures of the Honey Badger by Nick Cummins: Packed with Nick Cummins' sensational sayings, ripper yarns and pure Aussie wisdom, this new book is a charming collection of stories celebrating the importance of family, mates, rugby, getting out amongst it (i.e. seeing the world)!

Cross the Line by James Patterson: Alex Cross chases a cold-blooded killer- with a conscience in this new thriller. Easy to read, this is perfect for any armchair thrill-seeker!

Super Food Family Classics by Jamie Oliver: Full of fresh, fast and super-delicious meals this fabulous cookbook is a must have gift for anyone that has a kitchen!

Harry Potter and The Chamber Of Secrets- Illustrated Edition by JK Rowling, Illustrated by Jim Kay: Filled with Jim Kay's marvellous illustrations, this story jumps right off the page, and is perfect for the collector, the new Harry Potter lover, or even to read together with the kids over a few nights tucked up in bed!

The Four Legendary Kingdoms by Matthew Reilly: Jack West Jr. is back! Caught up in a deadly game of survival against other elite soldiers in this latest thrilling installment in the series. Will he make it out alive? Who or what are the Four Legendary Kingdoms? You'll have to read it to find out....

True Faith and Allegiance by Tom Clancy: Jack Ryan and his team frantically battle shadowy forces who are looking to drag the US president into a ground war with ISIS.

Talking As Fast As I Can by Lauren Graham: Lauren Graham's laugh-out-loud book is #11 in our 12 books of Christmas countdown! Perfect for those suffering Gilmore Girls withdrawal, people who love celebrity bios or anybody looking for a bit of a giggle!

This title has currently sold out online. Stock is still available at most of our 57 stores nation-wide. 

The Whistler by John Grisham: A superb and suspenseful thriller by one of the world's bestselling authors. Perfect for anyone who loves and engrossing read!