McGrath, A. Illicit Love: Interracial Sex and Marriage in the United States and Australia. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2015.
McGrath, A. and Jebb, M. (eds). Long history, deep time: deepening histories of place. Canberra: ANU Press, 2015.
McGrath, A. and Curthoys, A. How to Write History That People Want to Read. New York: Palgrave, 2011.
McGrath, A., Grimshaw, P., Lake, M. and Quartly, M. Creating a Nation. Melbourne: McPhee Gribble, 1994 (republished 2006).
McGrath, A., McCalman, I. (eds). Proof and Truth: the Humanist as Expert. Canberra: Australian Academy of the Humanities, 2003.
McGrath, A. and Curthoys, A. (eds). Writing Histories: Imagination and Narration. Melbourne: Monash Publications in History, 2000 (republished 2009).
McGrath, A. (ed.). Contested ground: Australian Aborigines under the British crown. Sydney: Allen & Unwin Pty Ltd, 1995.
McGrath, A., Huggins, J., Saunders, K. (eds). Aboriginal Workers. Sydney: Australian Society for the Study of Labour History, 1995.
McGrath, A. Born in the Cattle': Aborigines in Cattle Country. Sydney: Allen & Unwin, 1987 (republished 2012).