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    We Come Apart

    These two authors have combined to produce an amazingly powerful work of young adult fiction.  The dual perspectives, given by two narrators, give authenticity to […]

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    No Virgin

    No Virgin should be essential reading for teenagers regardless of their gender, as it highlights social issues that happen all too often, but very seldom […]

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    Trollhunters

    Although Trollhunters was been released on Netflix late in 2016, the written word is far more gruesome that anything you could possibly see on the […]

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    The Wolf Wilder

    Set in Russia, this is the story of a mother and her young daughter who work and live with wolves; one a wolf wilder, the […]

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    Eliza Rose

    The author of this story is a curator at Hampton Court, looking after the building and collections. For a long time, there had been a […]

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    Jodie’s Rescue

    A book for young adults set around Sydney Harbour. Bullying, racism, love and loss are woven into the story in which the heroine, Jodie faces […]

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    What a Way to Go

    In 1988 Harper Richardson is twelve years old. Her Mum and Dad are divorced and she lives with her Mum. This is her story about […]

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    Phantom Wings over the North

    This is Desmond O’Connor’s first novella, and reflects his love and knowledge of the Australian outback, as well as his experiences with the Royal Flying […]

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    Mistletoe and Mr. Right

    Sometimes it is a great relief to curl up with a light hearted romantic novel and just relax. In this book we are given not […]

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    Night Owls

    Beatrix is a budding artist who misses the train and has to take the ‘all-nighter’ known as the ‘owl bus’ home, finally accepting that as […]

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    The Reluctant Jillaroo

    When Heidi’s twin Harper crashes over her skateboard and wrecks her knee, she ends up in hospital rather than on the bus to Jillaroo camp […]

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    Boundary

    The five teenagers in this fantasy novel lead a very ordered, uncomplicated, limited existence in a beautiful manor. The story is set in Victorian times, […]

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    Space Dumplins

    Graphic novel characters come to life in a space story about life in far space and strange other events, as well as strange space machines […]

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    Belzhar

    This novel is a wonderful blend of realism and fantasy. In today’s society, teenager readers are aware of cruelty and bullying and the depression that […]

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