Published by Puffin Books
After every defeat, Lord Shambles returns stronger than before, and more determined to punish humanity. Having crushed all resistance on magical Iltior, he moves the war to Earth, an Earth that is on the verge of collapse.
Unfortunately, Earth’s weapons …Read More »
In this adventure, Runcible and Mariam are in even worse trouble, for Lord Shambles has returned, stronger than ever. Once he finds the lost Citadel of Magic there will be no defence against his dreadful sorcery – and with it …Read More »
On a freezing night, Lord Shambles shatters the tower where the children are learning magic. Runcible, Mariam and their friends run for their lives. All Iltior now lies in the dreaded sorcerer’s hands and, as soon as he steals the …Read More »
Published by Mira Publications
Sam and the City is a sharp witted manifesto for modern girls and guys trying to make sense of the new dating jungle. It’s as reassuring as a late-night chat room. It’s a must have for the single, the tied-up …Read More »
Published by Scholastic
Cats know about ghosts. But what if there’s a whole army of them?
Sassycat has moved into a new neighbourhood and the local animals are acting very weirdly. No welcome here for a fun-loving cat! And why is the cemetery …Read More »
Published by Allen & Unwin
Sarbi’s story, and those of the other brave Australian Army dogs in Afghanistan, will resonate with anyone who has known the unconditional love of man’s best friend, and understands the rewards of unbidden loyalty, trust and devotion. It will appeal …Read More »
Published by Pan Macmillan
Saving Zali is a mother’s account of every parent’s worst nightmare: a diagnosis of cancer with a shocking prognosis.
In 2009, Lisa and Andrew Venables were told their eighteen-month-old daughter Zali had Langerhan’s cell histiocytosis, or LCH, a cancer resistant …Read More »
Published by ABC Books
From award-winning author Emma Quay comes a gorgeous new picture book for every little girl who loves to dance.
Scarlett loved to dance, and her house was always filled with rhythm.
Her parents would clap along, and Little Jazzy Jo-Jo’s …Read More »
This third volume of The Well of Echoes follows up the first two volumes with an equally successful, page-turning ‘tale of three worlds’. The Node has failed, rendering humanity’s battle clankers and the Aachim’s constructs useless. The battle has been …Read More »
Published by HarperCollins
In the not-too-distant future, and in a specially constructed marina off the US coast, Elizabeth works to communicate with a killer whale. As the human world falls victim to terrorist nuclear attacks and everything that was familiar comes under threat, …Read More »
Published by Picador
A wild and funny ride through the inner world of Australian-Lebanese family life, and a young girl’s hilarious rise to womanhood through the kitchen of her family’s restaurant as she attempts to become the first doctor in the household.…Read More »
Published by Penguin Available on audio by Bolinda Publishing.
All Alby wants is a decent coffee and a day off. But there’s a hijacked tanker with a deadly cargo in Sydney Harbour, and bullets are flying on board a US Navy cruiser. Three sailors are dead and a Seahawk …Read More »
Published by Pan Macmillan Australia
Mary-Lou Stephens was lucky to make it into her forties. Therapy and AA helped her recover from her upbringing in an evangelical household; her habit of shoplifting through drama school; her addictions to food, drugs and alcohol; a string of …Read More »
Published by New Holland
Every working day psychotherapist Ruth Simons listens to tales of bad sex, jealousy, inhibition, trust betrayed, passion lost and bad communication. In this manual of real-life problems and practical solutions, she brings all her years of experience as a psychotherapist, …Read More »
Published by Pan Macmillan Australia
Falsely accused of a terrible crime, impetuous young aristocrat Lord Dallas Acheson is forced to flee his native Scotland, leaving behind the only woman he has ever loved–Lady Lorna de Iongh. From that day onwards, he must learn to live …Read More »