Category:

 Year 7

Life has never been easy for Antonio, but since the war began there are German soldiers on every corner, fearsome gangsters and the fascist police everywhere, and no one ever has enough to eat. But when Antonio decides to trust a man who has literally fallen from the sky, he leaps i... read more

The Boy and the Spy
$16.99(AUD) inc GST

Category:

 Year 8

Living in the commission, Lexie is left to fend for herself. Her mother is mostly absent, out searching for something to help her forget the tragic death of Lexie's dad. But then, after witnessing the aftermath of a shocking incident, Lexie finds solace in the most unlike... read more

Mr Romanov's Garden in the Sky
$17.99(AUD) inc GST

Category:

 Year 8

He keeps us here because we're Special. Esther is one of the Special Ones - four people who live under his protection in a remote farmhouse. The Special Ones are not allowed to leave, but why would they want to? Here, they are safe from toxic modern life, safe from a meaningless existe... read more

The Special Ones
$19.99(AUD) inc GST

Category:

 Classics

Series:Australian Children's Classics
Reading Level:10+

'Don't worry about us, Mam'selle dear,' smiled Miranda. 'We shall only be gone a very little while.' But they weren't. By turns eerie, haunting and thrilling, Joan Lindsay's story of vanishing schoolgirls is one of Australia's greatest mysterie... read more

Picnic at Hanging Rock (Australian Children's Classics)

Category:

 Middle Fiction

Awards:Winner, Children's Peace Literature Awards - Older Readers, 2013Winner, Victorian Premier's Literary Award, Writing for Young Adults, 2014Short-listed, Inky Awards, Gold Inky, 2013Short-listed, Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature, Children's Literature, 2014Short-listed, CBCA Award for Younger Readers, 2014Short-listed, NSW Premier's Literary Awards, Ethel Turner Prize for Young People's Literature, 2014Short-listed, REAL (Reading and Enjoying Literature) Award, Fiction for Years 7 - 9, 2014Short-listed, Territory Read Awards, Children's Literature/Young Adult Fiction, 2014Winner, Inky Awards, Gold Inky, 2013Short-listed, Prime Minister's Literary Awards, Prize for Children's Fiction, 2014Winner, Territory Read Awards, Children's Literature/Young Adult Fiction, 2014Short-listed, WA Premier's Book Awards, Writing for Young Adults, 2014

"This isn't just about me. It's also about the other people in my life - my mother, my father, my dead sister Sky, my penpal Denille, Rich Uncle Brian, Earth-Pig Fish and Douglas Benson From Another Dimension.
These are people (with the exception of Earth-Pig Fis... read more

My Life as an Alphabet

Category:

 Young Adult Fiction

A boy called Seth drowns, desperate and alone in his final moments, losing his life as the pounding sea claims him. But then he wakes. How is that possible? And where is this place? It looks l... read more

More Than This

Category:

 Middle Fiction

Awards:Winner of The Costa Book of the Year 2015

WINNER OF THE 2015 COSTA BOOK OF THE YEAR
"A hugely talented writer of tireless invention and prose" Guardian
The Lie Tree is a wonderfully evocative and atmospheric novel by Frances Hardinge, award-winning author of Cuckoo Song and Fly By Night.
Faith's father ha... read more

The Lie Tree
$14.99(AUD) inc GST

Category:

 Young Adult Fiction

For Fin, it's just like any other day - racing for the school bus, bluffing his way through class and trying to remain cool in front of the most sophisticated girl in his universe. Only it's not like any other day because, on the other side of the world, nuclear missiles a... read more

The Sky So Heavy

Category:

 Middle Fiction

Summer is trying to recover from a tragedy, but it seems impossible when her family is falling apart around her.
Having an extraordinary best friend like Mal helps a little, but Summer's secret source of happiness is a link to the past: one very special guitar. ... read more

 

The Other Side of Summer

Category:

 Year 7

Reading Level:From 7

Twelve-year-old Iris has been sent to Spain on a mission: to make sure her elderly and unusual aunt, Ursula, leaves her fortune - and her sprawling estate - to Iris's scheming parents. But from the moment Iris arrives at Bosque de Nubes, she realises something isn't quite right. Ther... read more

Iris and the Tiger
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Category:

 Young Adult Fiction

Maddy yearns for her life to be mystifying, to be as magical as a fairytale. And then, one day on the beach, she meets the strangest young man she has ever seen. His name is Feather. So begins Maddy's enchanted and tragic life as she yearns to own something that can never be owned.

The Ghost's Child

Category:

 Young Adult Fiction

Reading Level:From 12 To 16

Sixteen year old Gemma is kidnapped from Bangkok airport and taken to the Australian Outback.
This wild and desolate landscape becomes almost a character in the book, so vividly is it described. Ty, her captor, is no stereotype. He is young, fit and completely gorgeous. Thi... read more

Stolen