FINAL DELIVERY Thursday July 14.
We will also do our best to keep a full range of Literature Circle titles in store over the school holidays.
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 ... read more
'Gripping and unpredictable, with a hero you won't forget.' - John Boyne, author of The Boy in The Striped Pyjamas
An old man tells his grandson that there is a battle raging inside him, inside all of us. A terrible battle between ... read more
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 t... read more
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.
A diverse collection of poetry, short stories, song lyrics, novel extracts and illustrations from some of the most important creators today.This anthology for upper high school students follows on from the success of the colle... read more
On remote Rollrock Island, the sea-witch Misskaella discovers she can draw a girl from the heart of a seal. So, for a price, any man might buy himself a bride; an irresistibly enchanting sea-wife. But what cost will be borne by the people of R... read more
Blake's the star of the football team - but he's in trouble. He wants to help his mum pay the rent but doesn't know how. Until he sees something he shouldn't and he's offered a deal - throw the semi final and get £600. Will he fix the match?
Like many of his mates from the bush, Frank Ballantyne is keen to join the grand adventure and do his bit. Specially as a chest full of medals might impress the currently unimpressed parents of his childhood sweetheart. So Frank ups his a... read more
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... read more
Year 9 HAP
|Awards:||Winner of Booker Prize for Fiction 2002 and Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2002. Shortlisted for Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize 2003.|
Like its noteworthy ancestors (Robinson Crusoe, Gulliver's Travels, the Ancient Mariner and Moby Dick) Life of Pi is a tale of disaster at sea. Both a boys' own adventure (for grown-ups) and a meditation on faith and the value of religious metap... read more
When you're sworn to silence it pays to keep your eyes and ears open. Java, fourteenth century. The villagers are fearful of Mbah Merapi, the rumbling volcano that overshadows their lives. Kancil, the lowliest kitchen servant, knows the real ... read more
|Awards:||Shortlisted for Aurealis Award for Excellence in Fiction: Children's Long Fiction 2015. Long-listed for Children's Book Council of Australia Awards: Book of the Year - Young Readers 2016.|
Fero isn't a spy.But he looks exactly like someone who is: Troy Maschenov - a ruthless enemy agent.But what starts as a case of mistaken identity quickly turns into a complicated and dangerous plan. Fero is recruited to fight for his cou... read more