Books - Children & Young Adult

The Star Queen - The Sunken Kingdom Quartet (Book 4)

The Sunken Kingdom Quartet – The Star Queen (Book 4)

This book follows on from the events of Ghost Ship and The Tide Stealers, where royal children of the Star Lands, Asa and Rollo, must avenge their parents’ death and survive evil court magician Flood’s evil plots against them …

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Tomorrow

Tomorrow

Chase and jump and dream and splash through puddles.
You’ve got so many things to do tomorrow,
if you can just find the time.
Better start today!…

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Unwanted

Unwanted

All her life, eighteen-year-old Bea has wanted nothing more than to become a sniper on the wall and earn the coveted ink of a Dread warrior – a mark of distinction among her people.

She knows that one day the …

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Votive

Votive – Book 2 of The Curse of the Bond Riders

One look will steal your heart, but her touch will take your soul , , ,

La Serenissima – a beautiful but deadly city where corrupt aristocrats rule and everything, including love, has a price.

Tallow is anything but a …

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Walter Wants to be a Werewolf!

Walter Wants to be a Werewolf!

Walter was different. Every full moon his family turned into handsome werewolves, but Walter stayed the same…until that one moonlit night.…

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Watercolours

Watercolours

The story of a boy artist, a river town and its mysterious underworld

Eleven-year-old Novi just wants to blend in — not easy when you′re named after a silkworm and have the most eccentric family in town. A descendent of …

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Whatcha Building?

Whatcha Building?

An Australian picture book event – a special new work from two extraordinary talents

The old milk bar on the corner is coming down to make way for something new. Little Davey Durak is gathering scrap – a short piece …

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When I Grow Up

When I Grow Up

The new picture book from much-loved duo Andrew Daddo and Jonathan Bentley

What do you want to be when you grow up?

A performer? An astronaut? A secret agent?

From the team who brought you First Day and Check on

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Wolf Kingdom - Escape! (Book One)

Wolf Kingdom – Escape! (Book One)

Tam and Nina return from gathering firewood to discover their home has been invaded and their parents kidnapped by their overlords, the wolves. Through a terrifying night in the forest, one thing keeps them going – the legend of a …

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Wolf Kingdom - Rage to the Ruins (Book Three)

Wolf Kingdom – Race to the Ruins (Book Three)

Tam, Nina and Chiz and the outlaws waylay Field Marshal Krevel’s carriage.  Discovering that the Wolf-King wants to collect another magical object, a dagger, they must race against the wolves to reach it first and prevent it from falling into …

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Wolf Kingdom - The Heavy Crown (Book Four)

Wolf Kingdom – The Heavy Crown (Book Four)

Hooley Dan and the outlaws have searched every gaol in the kingdom for Tam and Nina’s parents.  There is only one place left to look – the Wolf King’s Iron Castle.  Smuggled into the stronghold, Tam, Nina and Chiz discover …

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Wolf Kingdom - Under Siege (Book Two)

Wolf Kingdom – Under Siege (Book Two)

Now members of an outlaw band, Tam and Nina are on a mission to find out about the wolves’ new weapon. In the town square they meet a common thief, who goes along with them even though they don’t want …

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Worldshaker

Worldshaker

Col lives on the Upper Decks of the juggernaut Worldshaker, a mobile city as big as a mountain. He has been chosen as next Supreme Commander – but then a girl Filthy escaped from Below appears in his cabin. …

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Writing in Wet Cement

Writing in Wet Cement

Sputz, the family dog, vomits and slobbers all the way to the new house, and Angus and Emily don’t blame him. They didn’t want to move in the first place! All their friends are back in the city and this …

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Wrong Way

Wrong Way

Sometimes a day out doesn’t go according to plan. But when one little duck wants to make a big splash all by himself, the wrong way to do things turns out to be just right!…

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You are a Star

You are a Star

Take a trip out of this world, into the sky, past the moon, through the universe…and discover how we are all made of stars.…

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You're Dropped

You’re Dropped!

Through the experiences of character Fergus Kipper from best-selling ‘Sprung!’ and ‘Sprung Again!’, the stories deal with the trials and tribulations of young love: crushes, first dates, first kisses and getting the facts-of-life talk from Mum and Dad.

There’s how …

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Youse Two

Youse Two

Everyone wants to know what it’s like to be a twin and now twin brothers, Jack and Josh Pickering, are about to find out just how much fun twins can have.

On a school camp in the Snowy Mountains the …

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Yummy Ice-Cream

Yummy Ice-Cream

Panda’s ice-cream is chocolate. Sheep’s ice-cream is strawberry. Will Panda & Sheep share their ice-cream with their friend Owl? It’s all so yummy. Just one of the delightful books in the children’s series Friends for Keeps.…

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