APRIL

Deep Water

Deep Water

By Sarah Epstein

HENRY WEAVER IS MISSING. Three months ago, thirteen-year-old Henry disappeared from The Shallows dur ... Read More

Taking Down Evelyn Tait

Taking Down Evelyn Tait

By Poppy Nwosu

'The door creaks open and standing in the entrance is my absolute worst nightmare. Perfect hair, per ... Read More

How to Grow a Family Tree

How to Grow a Family Tree

By Eliza Henry Jones

From the author of P is for Pearl comes a heart-warming book about family, friendship and what home ... Read More

The January Stars

The January Stars

By Kate Constable

When twelve-year old Clancy and her fourteen-year-old sister, Tash, visit their Pa at his aged-care ... Read More

The Book Of Chance

The Book Of Chance

By Sue Whiting

Chance is a black-and-white thinker until she realises that sometimes there are shades of grey. Chan ... Read More

Wink

Wink

By Rob Harrell

Surviving school with one eye open. Ross Maloy just wants to fit in. But after he is diagnosed with ... Read More

Girls Change the Game

Girls Change the Game

By Gabrielle Gloury and Michael Hyde

The first Scorpions Under 14 Girls team from the Westpark Football Club has just been announced and ... Read More

Beyond Belief

Beyond Belief

By Dee White

Inspired by the true story of Muslims who saved the lives of Jewish children in the Second World War ... Read More

Peta Lyre's Rating Normal

Peta Lyre's Rating Normal

By Anna Whateley

'I'm Peta Lyre,' I mumble. Look people in the eye if you can, at least when you greet them. I try, b ... Read More

MARCH

Red Day

Red Day

By Sandy Fussell

Set in a modern-day small town among the remnants of a Japanese POW camp, this is the story of Charl ... Read More

Haywire

Haywire

By Claire Saxby

In 1939, 14-year-old Tom lives in Hay where his family runs the local bakery. Max Gruber is nearly f ... Read More

The Republic of Birds

The Republic of Birds

By Jessica Miller

Olga loves the stories of the old cartographers and pores over their ancient books and maps, trying ... Read More

The Vanishing Deep

The Vanishing Deep

By Astrid Scholte

Two sisters. One dangerous secret. Twenty-four hours to uncover the truth. Seventeen-year-old Tempes ... Read More

E-Boy

E-Boy

By Anh Do Illustrated by Chris Wahl

Ethan is supposed to be doing regular teenage things - like playing sports and hanging out with frie ... Read More

A Trio of Sophies

A Trio of Sophies

By Eileen Merriman

A missing girl, a secret diary and unsettling revelations . . . Today is the first of September, the ... Read More

Given

Given

By Nandi Taylor

Yenni is a fierce warrior princess, but her father is sick with a wasting illness - and she must fin ... Read More

FEBRUARY

Emergency Rescue Angel

Emergency Rescue Angel

By Cate Whittle

Life has returned to routine for Mitch. Mostly. He’s had to find a new kind of normal after his dad ... Read More

Break The Fall

Break The Fall

By Jennifer Iacopelli

A fiercely told survivorship novel about one girl's determination to push her body to win gold at th ... Read More

Orphans of the Tide

Orphans of the Tide

By Struan Murray

The City - mankind's last refuge in a drowned world, where Whale Lords reign and the Inquisition kee ... Read More

The Girl with the Gold Bikini

The Girl with the Gold Bikini

By Lisa Walker

'Whenever I see a girl with a gold bikini, I think of Princess Leia. Here on the Gold Coast, gold bi ... Read More

A New Kind of Everything

A New Kind of Everything

By Richard Yaxley

After their father’s reckless death, the Gallagher family must find new directions. Dinny’s mum find ... Read More

Somebody Give This Heart A Pen

Somebody Give This Heart A Pen

By Sophia Thakur

From acclaimed performance poet Sophia Thakur comes a powerful first collection of poems exploring i ... Read More

The Long Distance Playlist

The Long Distance Playlist

By Tara Eglington

Told primarily in instant messenger conversations, Skype, emails and texts, this is Jaclyn Moriarty' ... Read More