Young Adult Fiction
The Haunting of Lily Frost
An atmospheric and chilling ghost story debut from a talented young adult author. If you haven't been to Gideon, you're lucky. It's this boring little town about two hours from the city. When Lily Frost's parents make her move...
The Geography of You and Me
A compelling, heartbreaking story of first love for fans of Sarah Dessen and John Green.
The End of the World As We Know It
Sarabeth Lewis knows that anyone who's anyone will be at Teena McAuley's party this weekend. As it turns out, anyone who isn't anyone will end up in Teena's basement. This will include Sarabeth. But come the morning after, they're...
Popular: Vintage Wisdom for a Modern Geek (A Memoir)
Stuck at the bottom of the social ladder at 'pretty much the lowest level of people at school who aren't paid to be here,' Maya Van Wagenen decided to begin a unique social experiment: spend the school year following a 1950s...
Amy and Matthew
Amy loves Matthew and he loves her back. This is their story.
Hannah's smart and funny... she's also fifteen and pregnant. Aaron is new at school and doesn't want to attract attention. So why does he offer to be the pretend dad to Hannah's unborn baby? Growing up can be trouble but that's...
The Bourne Identity meets The Terminator in this fast-paced technothriller for boys aged 10 to 14. It was only a matter of time until one escaped. Bram just wasn't expecting it to be today. In the sky, drones are hunting him. On...
A Confusion of Princes
New format. A grand adventure that spans galaxies and lifetimes, A Confusion of Princes is also a page-turning thriller, a tender romance, and a powerful exploration of what it means to be human. From the fertile imagination of...
Nadia must stop the evil sorceress Elizabeth before she lures the One Beneath to Captive's Sound, destroying the town and everyone Nadia holds dear at the same time --
Love is the New Black
Piper Bancroft has been thrown a lifeline: her godmother in Melbourne has set her up with a job at a top fashion magazine in Melbourne. Having ruined her chances of getting into uni, Piper is ready to grasp this opportunity with...
Fire and Flood
Tella is going out of her mind. Her brother is dying and she's helpless to change anything. Until she hears of the Brimstone Bleed, a fierce contest that only the strongest survive. The prize? A cure to her brother's cancer \.
A Kiss in the Dark
When Alex meets Kate the attraction is instant. But one of them is hiding a secret, and as their love blossoms, it threatens to ruin not just their relationship, but their lives.
The 10PM Question
A warm, surprising, real and intelligent novel you will fall in love with. Frankie Parsons is twelve and has a rodent voice of worry nibbling in his head. His new friend - colourful, creative, talkative Sydney - has relentless,...
When Jess met Ollie, her parents had just split and her only real purpose in life seemed to be being the wing-girl for her best friend, Tina. She wasn't looking for a boyfriend, or even a boy-friend, or even someone to talk to....
While We Run
Abdi Taalib thought he was moving to Australia for a music scholarship. But after meeting the beautiful and brazen Tegan Oglietti, his world was turned upside down. Tegan's no ordinary girl - she died in 2027, only to be frozen...
Dreams of Gods and Monsters
The book that everyone has been waiting for ... the much anticipated final novel in Laini Taylor's breathtakingly imaginative Daughter of Smoke and Bone series, DREAMS OF GODS AND MONSTERS
Shirvington debut is smart, edgy and addictive - and sure to leave readers clamorning for the rest of the series. - Kirkus Reviews, Starred
Side Effects May Vary
Alice is ready to go out in a blaze of glory, but then she discovers she's in remission from cancer and she must deal with all of the mistakes she's made and the people she's hurt --
In the dark, Viola sees things no one else does ... until the night she sees something she shouldn't. Would you take the money and run?..
Cath and Wren are identical twins, and until recently they did absolutely everything together. Now they're off to university and Wren's decided she doesn't want to be one half of a pair any more - she wants to dance, meet boys, go...
Following the revelation that Ebony is an angel, and Nathaneal's narrow victory in battle with Prince Luca, the two are enjoying their newfound love. But Ebony's friend Jordan is bitterly angry that he has lost the girl of his...
When Luke Lexton falls in love with Rosa, the witch-girl he's sworn to kill, the two face an impossible choice between love and death.
The Finisher is the first young adult book from number one bestselling author David Baldacci. The Finisher is a thrilling fantasy adventure story that follows one girl's quest beyond her known world and into a dangerous realm full...
The biggest thing this year: a spectacular new series from number one international bestseller Robert Muchamore!
Deals with the one boy's struggle for survival in a hidden society of witches.
The Cracks in the Kingdom
Madeleine and Elliot must unlock the dangerous cracks between the Kingdom and the World to save the royal family.
The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender
Foolish love appears to be a Roux family birthright. And for Ava Lavender, a girl born with the wings of a bird, it is an ominous thing to inherit. In her quest to understand her peculiar disposition and a growing desire to join...
A gripping thriller about a boy targeted by a murderous cult leader. Fast-paced action for fans of CHERUB and GONE.
In the small town of Ealing, Iowa, Austin and his best friend Robby have accidentally unleashed an unstoppable army. An army of horny, hungry, six-foot-tall praying mantises that only want to do two things.
Merope, a beautiful but faded star nymph, is banished to Earth for displeasing the gods. She tries to fit in, go to school and live a normal human life. And then she meets Lukas … but relationships between men and...
The One and Only Jack Chant
Who is Jack Chant? And why is he hanging around her nursing home? That's the question sixteen-year-old Amber must ask herself as she's swept out of her routine job and taken on a poignant journey of mystery, romance and...
Taken, frozen and eaten \- this is the fate facing the human race from enemy invaders \- unless fourteen-year-olds Lola and Patrick can stop them.
This Star Won’t Go out: The Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl
Offers a collection of the journals, fiction, letters, and sketches of the late Esther Grace Earl, who passed away in 2010 at the age of 16.
Josie Browning dreams of having it all. A stellar academic record, an amazing career in journalism - and for her current crush to realise she actually exists. The only problem? Josie can't get through twenty-four hours without...
Tape is set to be the outstanding teen debut of 2014. Told with cracking prose, shimmering with humour and devastatingly moving, it will haunt anyone who reads it...
Hollow City: The Second Novel of Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children
Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children was the surprise best seller of 2011--an unprecedented mix of YA fantasy and vintage photography that enthralled readers and critics alike. Publishers Weekly called it an enjoyable,...
Ryan Lanyon lives in the shadows of a shopping centre on the far side of the city. His brother is a bouncer. His best mate owns weapons. Ariel works in a surf-shop and has never seen the sea. And the tragedies of the past will...
Vampire Academy (Film Tie-in)
Lissa Dragomir is a Moroi princes - a mortal vampire with a rare gift for harnessing the earth's magic. She must be protected at all times from Strigoi: the fiercest vampires - the ones who never die. The powerful blend of human...
A gripping, edge-of-seat teen thriller in the vein of The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, from a brilliant new YA voice.
The New Patrol: Liam Scott Book 2
Liam Scott is back in Afghanistan, this time with 4 Rifles. No longer the new guy, it's his chance to prove himself and take the lead. But the warzone has changed dramatically, and so have the rules. Working alongside the Afghan...
The Impossible Knife of Memory
For the past five years Hayley Kincain and her father, Andy, have been on the road, never staying long in one place as he struggles to escape the demons that have tortured him since his return from Iraq. Now they are back in...
What Goes Around: Two Books in One: Cracked Up to be and Some Girls are
Perfect Parker Fadley isn't so perfect anymore. She's quit the cheerleading squad, she's dumped her perfect boyfriend, and she's failing school. Her parents are on a constant suicide watch and her counsellors think she's playing...
The irresistibly compelling BOOK TWO in the long awaited PENRYN AND THE END OF DAYS series. It is THE book we are all waiting with bated breath to read...
Close Your Pretty Eyes
Eleven-year-old Olivia has been in care since she was five, and is just beginning her sixteenth placement. Her new home is a secluded farmhouse, centuries old, that was once a notorious baby farm, where unwanted children were...
Falling Kingdoms: Rebel Spring (book 2)
Cleo is a prisoner, forced to watch the evil King Gaius lie to her people. Lucia is haunted by the deadly magic her father cast to capture the kingdoms. Jonas and his rebel army are ready to fight. King Gaius is building a road...
The Kingdom of Little Wounds
On the eve of Princess Sophia's wedding, the Scandinavian kingdom of Skyggehavn prepares to fete the occasion with a sumptuous display of riches: brocade and satin and jewels, feasts of sugar fruit and sweet spiced wine. Yet...
Tessa is a Variant with extraordinary abilities. She could be a hero, but all she wants to be is a normal teenage girl ...
Seventeen-year-old Anna searches for answers about her past while she evades the Branch with genetically altered boys Sam, Cas, and Nick --
A moving and entertaining 'twin swap' story about family and following your dreams, by the acclaimed author of Dancing in the Dark.When Simone and Hannah, fifteen-year-old identical twins, meet for the first time at dance camp,...
Vampire Academy - the Ultimate Guide
Vampire Academy debuts as a major motion picture in 2014, starring Zoey Deutch and Australia's Lucy Fry. This is the official film tie-in book of the internationally bestselling series Vampire Academy by blockbuster author...
The next gripping installment to Neal Shusterman's critically acclaimed, bestselling Unwind series.
Danika and her crew of escaped refugees are seeking the safety of the Magnetic Valley - and trying to evade Sharr Morrigan, the king's most lethal hunter. But the borderlands they must cross to reach the Valley are smugglers'...
A glitzy whodunit set amongst the Gold Coast elite and a hilarious romance between Macey Pentecost, the privileged teenager with a social conscience who just happens to see ghosts, and the good-looking surf champion Finn.
Zoe wakes up in hospital after a mustering accident and can't remember a thing. When she gets home, everything has changed. Her dad is being really harsh and her boyfriend Scotty and bestie Caitlin aren't answering her messages....
The Isobel Journal: Just a Northern Girl from Where Nothing Really Happens
More than an ordinary snapshot of a contemporary teenage life, this is narrative scrapbook of the eighteen-year-old author's sketches, mini-graphic novels, photographs and captions. It captures her wit, her observations and her...
These Broken Stars
The first in a sweeping science fiction trilogy, These Broken Stars is a timeless love story about hope and survival in the face of unthinkable odds.
June and Day have sacrificed so much for the people of the Republic - and each other - and now their country is on the brink of a new peaceful existence. June is back in the good graces of the Republic, working within the...
The faction-based society that Tris Prior once believed in is shattered - fractured by violence and power struggles and scarred by loss and betrayal. So when offered a chance to explore the world past the limits she's known, Tris...
Man Made Boy
Monsters and heroes aren't born - they're made - in this brilliantly original novel and funny, fantastical coming-of-age story.
Rosa has spent all her life on an island of festering legend and never-ending rain. Nick's mother has become a celebrity overnight and Nick is catapulted to the headlines... When the lives of the two teenagers collide, they find...
A Young Woman's Holiday Through Europe Becomes a Journey Into the Unknown...
The Disappearance of Ember Crow
The Tribe is settling back into life in the Firstwood. But Ashala Wolf is struggling to control her Sleepwalking ability -- it has become unpredictable and dangerous. Then Ember Crow goes missing and Ashala discovers her friend...
If you could be anywhere in a moment, where would you go? If you discovered something was very wrong with this perfect world, what would you do? Action and danger fuel this near-future thriller in a fresh take on technology,...
Fifteen-year-old Silver is an Elite, a citizen of Neo-Babel chosen to guard the city due to her superior DNA. She'd never dream of leaving - but then she fails to prevent the assassination of Neo Babel's president, setting off a...
Both exhilarating and wrenching, Hilary T. Smith's debut novel captures the messy glory of being alive, as seventeen-year-old Kiri Byrd discovers love, loss, chaos, and murder woven into a summer of music, madness, piercing...
It's senior year, and Kenzie discovers she's pregnant. Her determination to keep her baby is something her boyfriend and mother do not understand. So she is sent to Spain, where she will live out her pregnancy, and her baby will...
Allies and Assassins
They killed his brother. Now they're coming for him...As the second prince of Archenfield, Jared never expected to rule. But behind the walls of the castle is a dark and dangerous court where murder and intrigue are never far...
Freaks Like Us
For this teenage boy, black clouds have fangs! And he must evade them if he's ever going to see his best friend, and the girl he loves, again. This brilliantly witty and searingly honest coming-of-age story invites you into the...
Being a Boy
Thirteen-year-old Travis has a secret: he can't read. Travis is missing his old home in the country, and he's missing his old dog, Rosco. Now there's just the cramped place he shares with his well-meaning but alcoholic grandpa; a...
The eagerly-awaited new novel of horror and suspense from the prize-winning Stephen King for teens!
In Ethan Wate's hometown there lies the darkest of secrets... There is a girl. Slowly, she pulled the hood from her head. Green eyes, black hair. Lena Duchannes. There is a curse. In the end, there is a grave. Lena and Ethan...
Just One Day
When sheltered American good girl Allyson LuLu Healey first meets laid-back Dutch actor Willem De Ruiter at an underground performance of Twelfth Night in England, there's an undeniable spark.
How far would you go to catch a madman? A chilling, thrilling read for fans of mysteries and suspense.
Love, death, war and betrayal... The psychopath, the empath and the genius are finally together -- and not everyone is happy about their reunion. As their powers grow stronger they are forced to seek out an unexpected ally. But as...
Alex As Well
What do you do when everybody says you're someone you're not? When 15-year-old Alex decides he is a girl no one knows how to react. Least of all her parents. Thankfully, Alex navigates life just beautifully her own way.
A descendant of the inspiration for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, sixteen-year-old Alyssa Gardner fears she is mentally ill like her mother until she finds that Wonderland is real and, if she passes a series of tests to fix...
The Last Girl
The end of the world happened quickly. The sun still shone, there was no explosion - just a tsunami-sized wave of human thought drowning the world in telepathic noise as everyone's inner-most secrets became audible. Everyone's...
June and Day make their way to Las Vegas where they join the rebel Patriot group and become involved in an assassination plot against the Elector in hopes of saving the Republic.
After the Snow
A bone-freezingly brilliant and gripping novel introducing an astounding, prizeworthy new voice - now in paperback.
The new bestseller from the award-winning Sophie McKenzie.
Boarding for a term in the wilderness, sixteen-year-old Sibylla expects the gruesome outdoor education program - but friendship complications, and love that goes wrong? They're extra-curricula.
A gripping mystery-adventure set in the 1930s interwar period about a character desperately searching for his identity.
Cry Blue Murder
Celia and Alice share everything -- their secrets, hopes and the increasing horror that a killer is on the loose and abducting schoolgirls just like them. Three bodies have been found. From within the depths of a police...
The Whole of My World
Desperate to escape her grieving father and harbouring her own terrible secret, Shelley disappears into the intoxicating world of AFL. Joining a motley crew of footy tragics - and, best of all, making friends with one of the star...
Hold Your Breath
Some gifts can be deadly...
A dark and sexy reimagining of the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale
The Fault in Our Stars
Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly...
Silence, a street kid, finds Friday and she joins him in a gang led by beautiful, charismatic Arden. When Silence is involved in a crime, the gang escapes to a ghost town in the outback. In Murungal Creek, the town of never...
The final and eagerly anticipated adventure in the Henderson's Boys series: find out how CHERUB began!
Eleanor & Park
Set over the course of one school year in 1986, this stunning debut tells thestory of two star-crossed misfits falling in love for the first time. 5 1/2 x8 1/4.
The Arclight is the last refuge in a post-apocalyptic world consumed by terrifying monsters called the Fade. No one crosses the wall of light that keeps the last human survivors safe. There's nothing else left and nowhere to go....
'But what if we can't find Jude?' He leans closer. His breath is warm on my ear. 'We will.' 'How can you be so sure?' I want to believe him so badly, but this is Rafa. The guy who's all action and no plan. His smile is tired,...
The Zigzag Effect
Backstage mischief. Secret kisses. Mysterious mishaps. Is Sage's holiday job a little too interesting? This is highly entertaining, original, pacy rom-crime for teenagers who like their fiction fast, funny and chock-full of sass.
Fairytales for Wilde Girls
A deliciously dark bubblegum-gothic fairytale from a stunning new Australian talent. He s gone the same way as those little birds that bothered me with their awful songs! And you will too, you and your horrible heart-music,...
More Than This
A boy called Seth drowns, desperate and alone in his final moments, losing his life as the pounding sea claims him. But then he wakes. He is naked, thirsty, starving. But alive. How is that possible? He remembers dying, his bones...
All the Truth That’s in Me
Four years ago, Judith and her best friend disappeared from their small town of Roswell Station. Two years later, only Judith returned, permanently mutilated, reviled and ignored by her friends and family. But when Roswell...
Elegy: Book Four in the Watersong Series
She must face the ultimate sacrifice to save the ones she loves. The epic finale to Amanda Hocking's Watersong series.
A mesmerising selkie novel from multi-award winning, internationally acclaimed Australian author, Margo Lanagan - one of the most exciting voices in speculative fiction.
Theodore Boone: The Activist
John Grisham delivers high intensity legal drama for a new generation of readers in the fourth novel in his bestselling Theodore Boone series.
Quentin Jacobsen - Q to his friends - is eighteen and has always loved the edgy Margo Roth Spiegelman. As children, they'd discovered a dead body together. Now at high school, Q's nerdy while Margo is uber-cool. One night Margo...
United We Spy
The sixth book in the Gallagher Girls series takes Cammie and her spy-school friends on another wildly entertaining mission. With new assignments, new targets and new missions, this is an explosive finale to the globally...
The Fault in Our Stars
Sixteen-year-old Hazel, a stage IV thyroid cancer patient, had accepted her terminal diagnosis until a chance meeting with a boy at cancer support group forces her to reexamine her perspective on love, loss, and life.
In the early 1900s, Sadie is forced to relinquish her young daughter. This single act has consequences that ripples through the generations. Her daughter, Edna, is raised in a Melbourne convent, by an enclosed order of nuns. In a...
An engrossing collection of stories from one of Australia's most loved fantasy writers.
These are no ordinary soldiers. This is no ordinary war. Welcome to the nano, where the only battle is for sanity. Losing is not an option when a world of madness is at stake. Time is running out for the good guys. But what...
Imagine there is someone you like so much that just thinking about them leaves you desperate and reckless. You crave them in a way that's not rational, not right, and you're becoming somebody you don't recognise, and certainly...
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (Book 1) (Film Tie-In)
Suddenly able to see demons and the Darkhunters who are dedicated to returning them to their own dimension, fifteen-year-old Clary Fray is drawn into this bizarre world when her mother disappears and Clary herself is almost killed...
He Is Nothing. The Mission Is Everything.
The Truth About My Success
Paloma Rose is 16 years old and the star of one of the most popular TV shows ever. She has millions of fans and is the face of a successful merchandising empire. But having had too much too young, Paloma is growing into a...
If the only way to save the world was to destroy what you loved most, would you do it? The clock is ticking. Everyone must choose. Passion. Power. Secrets. Enchantment. In this third and final instalment of the bestselling ...
Love in Revolution
Esteya is fifteen. As war rumbles closer, Esteya's brother - an important figure in the Revolutionary Communist Party - is able to protect their family from the worst of the privations of war. Then Esteya meets an extraordinary...
Everybody Sees the Ants
In this boldly original novel that received six starred reviews, Printz Honor recipient King delivers a powerful message about taking a stand against the shrapnel thrown by life. OA smart, funny, and passionate novel.ON Publishers...
Getting Over Garrett Delaney
Sadie is in love - with her best friend, Garrett Delaney. But Garrett has been oblivious to Sadie's feelings for him ever since he sauntered into her life and wowed her with his passion for Proust, not to mention his deep blue...
The Sky So Heavy
An exciting and engaging dystopian novel in the vein of John Marsden set in outer Sydney from a brand new voice in Australian YA literature.
All This Could End
Nina doesn't have a conventional family. Her family robs banks. But Nina is fed up and wants things to change-she's made a friend she's determined to keep. Spencer and Nina both need each other as their families fall apart, but...
Into That Forest
From one of Australia's foremost literary talents, this is an unforgettable and heartbreaking story about two young girls living in the wild with Tasmanian Tigers.
The sixth and final heart-stopping installment in the bestselling GONE series. The society that Sam and Astrid has struggled so hard to build is about to be shattered for good. It's the end of the FAYZ. But who will survive to see...
The Coming of the Whirlpool
Now in paperback. Destiny, courage, longing, revenge! The first stirring adventure in a brilliant YA series from award-winning author Andrew McGahan.
The Disgrace of Kitty Grey
A hugely romantic new novel set in the time of Jane Austen, from the popular author of Fallen Grace. For fans of Philippa Gregory, Eva Ibbotson and Georgette Heyer
The Big Dry
Heat. Drought. Dust storms. People missing everyday. The city turning into a ghost town. But the biggest danger for George and his younger brother Beeper is not the weather. It's Emily, a girl who moves like a ballet dancer,...
The Death Cure
The Trials are over. But something has happened that no one at WICKED has foreseen: Thomas has remembered more than they think. And the truth is more dangerous than anyone could have imagined \.
Cassandra Golds, the award-winning author of The Three Loves of Persimmon, has written a literary, supernatural thriller for young adults, retelling, in part, the romantic legend of Sir Galahad.
Dead to You
Ethan was abducted from his front garden when he was just seven years old. Now, at sixteen, he has returned to his family. It's a miracle. Then the tensions start to build, and his family starts falling apart all over again. If...
Lina is enchanting, vibrant but wilful. And her eyes betray her for what she truly is -- a witch. With her childhood companion, Damek, she has grown up privileged and spoiled and the pair are devoted to each other to the point of...
The Cinderella Moment
Angel Moncoeur has always wanted to be a fashion designer, but without money or connections, it's going to be a challenge. When an opportunity to leave her home in New York and head to Paris appears, Angel grabs it -- even if it...
Alex's role in the Mockingbirds, an underground student justice system at her elite boarding school, is challenged when she tries to stop a group of students using prescription drugs to help other students cheat, as school...
A Corner of White
Fourteen-year-old Madeleine Tully has run away from home with her mother. They are now living in an attic in Cambridge, but Madeleine knows it's just until her father forgives her and takes them back home. In the meantime, she is...
The final book in the ground-breaking HUNGER GAMES trilogy. Katniss Everdeen has survived the Hunger Games twice. The Capitol is angry and wants revenge. Who do they think should pay for the unrest? Katniss. And President Snow has...
What if Sherlock Holmes was the boy next door? A smart, sexy, thriller for teenagers. 'Quirky and real, fast-paced and full of great characters...I was hooked from the first page.' - Cath Crowley
Run is an unmissable, pacey, paranoid thriller - genre fiction meets literary verse novel. Dee lives for two things: the physical/mental discipline of parkour, and the dystopic scenarios he invents to escape his mundane life.
The fifth adventure in the Henderson's Boys series: find out how CHERUB began!
A Confusion of Princes
A grand adventure that spans galaxies and lifetimes, A Confusion of Princes is also a page-turning thriller, a tender romance, and a powerful exploration of what it means to be human. From the fertile imagination of Garth Nix,...
For use in schools and libraries only. Catching Fire, the second book in the New York Times bestselling Hunger Games series, is now available with all-new cover art from the feature film! The second book in the international...
New York Times bestseller by award-winning writers Neil Gaiman and Michael Reaves. Joey Harker isn't a hero...
The Extinction Gambit
Kingsley Ward is in dire trouble. Instead of thrilling the audience with his death-defying escapology, his first performance ends in disaster when his hidden wolfish nature bursts free. That same night, his father is abducted and...
Crown of Midnight
Eighteen-year-old Celaena Sardothien is bold, daring and beautiful - the perfect seductress and the greatest assassin her world has ever known. But though she won the King's contest and became his champion, Celaena has been...
Eight boys are about to take on a crew of fifty cut-throat pirates ...is this an impossible quest? Hal and the Heron brotherband are on the trail of Zavac and his precious cargo. Will they be able to find the pirates when the...
It's the mid-1990s, and fifteen year-old Guernsey schoolgirls, Renee and Flo, are not really meant to be friends. Thoughtful, introspective and studious Flo couldn't be more different to ambitious, extroverted and sexually curious...
The Reluctant Hallelujah
When Dodie's parents go missing just as final year exams are about to start, she convinces herself they're fine. But when the least likely boy in class holds the key - quite literally - to the huge secret her parents have been...
So Much Closer
Scott Abrams is the love of Brooke's life. He just doesn't know it yet. So when his family moves to New York City, Brooke has no choice but to follow Scott. It's her last chance to prove to him that they're meant to be together....
City of Lost Souls
Can the lost be reclaimed? What price is too high to pay for love? Who can be trusted when sin and salvation collide? Love. Blood. Betrayal. Revenge. Darkness threatens to claim the Shadowhunters in the harrowing fifth book of the...
The thrillingly dark sequel to New York Times bestseller, Divergent.
His dad had often spoken of these rare and special days: the days when some change far out in the sea brought great waves rearing up and crashing in a tumult of white water against the land. The last one was called Big Monday. Nat...
By Any Other Name
Holly is fifteen years old, but she's only been Holly for a matter of months. Because of something that happened, she and her family have had to enter witness protection and have all assumed new identities. Starting at a new...
Cassel Sharpe, a powerful transformation worker, is torn between his decision to work for the federal government and his love for Lila, who has joined her father's criminal organization.
It's summer in St Kilda. Fifteen-year-old Sky is looking forward to great records and nefarious activities with Nancy, her older, wilder friend. Her brother - Super Agent Gully - is on a mission to unmask the degenerate who...
Every morning A wakes in a different person's body, in a different person's life, learning over the years to never get too attached, until he wakes up in the body of Justin and falls in love with Justin's girlfriend, Rhiannon.
Where Things Come Back
Just when 17-year-old Cullen Witter thinks he understands everything about his small and painfully dull Arkansas town, it all disappears. Tinged with melancholy and regret, comedy and absurdity, this novel finds wonder in the...
The Night Itself
When Mio steals the family's katana - a priceless ancestral sword - from her parents' attic, she just wants to spice up a fancy-dress costume. But the katana is much more than some dusty antique and her actions unleash a terrible,...
Stephen is used to invisibility. He was born that way. Invisible. Cursed. Elizabeth sometimes wishes for invisibility. When you're invisible, no one can hurt you. So when her mother decides to move the family to New York City,...
At the end of a winter-long journey into manhood, Little Hawk returns to find his village decimated by a white man's plague and soon, despite a fresh start, Little Hawk dies violently but his spirit remains trapped, seeing how his...
The Vanishing Moment
From an award-winning author comes a spellbinding story of two young women at the turning points in their lives, when each must choose to accept the life she has, or leap into the one she might yet live A moment. That's all it...
Hate is Such a Strong Word…
In the vein of DOES MY HEAD LOOK BIG IN THIS and LOOKING FOR ALIBRANDI, HATE IS SUCH A STRONG WORD is the story of a seventeen - year - old girl caught between two cultures, Lebanese and Anglo Australian. Seventeen - year - old...
Described as 'Alex Rider joins the X-men!' this is an exciting, action-packed new superhero series. Fourteen-year-old Sam Lee has a secret. He is Goldrush, the newest and youngest member of Vanguard Prime, a team of elite...
Life in Outer Space
Sam Kinnison is a geek, and he's totally fine with that. He has his horror movies, his nerdy friends, World of Warcraft and until Princess Leia turns up in his bedroom, worry about girls he will not. Then Camilla Carter arrives...
The Interrogation of Ashala Wolf
The Reckoning destroyed civilisation and humanity has had to rise from the ashes. But there are now people with abilities -- Flyers, Firestarters, Rumblers … and society is scared of them. The government calls them...
Parvana, now fifteen, is found in a bombed-out school and held as a suspected terrorist by American troops in Afghanistan. A stunning sequel to Parvana and Parvana's Journey.
Love. Nightmares. Angels. War.It's been almost a year since Gaby
Winters was in the car crash that killed her twin brother, Jude.
Her body has healed in the sunshine of Pandanus Beach, but her
grief is raw and constant. It...
A wonderfully eclectic mix of fantasy and reality, adventure and reflection, this anthology collects together the stories of the overall winners of the Tim Winton Award for Young Writers for each year from 1993--2012.
The 31 December deadline is fast approaching, and Cal's enemies are closing in on all sides. With so many answers finally imminent-meeting Eric Blair, finding out the truth about the twin baby abduction-it's crucial that Cal...
May the odds be in your favour. Winning will make you famous. Losing means certain death. In a dark vision of the near future, twelve boys and twelve girls are forced to appear in a live TV show called the Hunger Games. There is...
When We Wake
A gripping, human story set against the backdrop of a chillingly plausible future here.' - Sean Williams. 'A stirring and century - spanning adventure story that vividly shows how the future is created by our mistakes, our...
Dance of Shadows
Dark forces are unleashed by the intense passion of one young dancer in a dark, seductive and highly dramatic thriller.
Now that Brooke Berlin's caught a taste of fame and her movie star father's attention, she wants to launch a blog that will position her as the ultimate Hollywood insider. But between schoolwork, party-planning committee meetings,...
Eagle Strike Graphic Novel
Relaxing in the south of France, MI6 agent Alex Rider is finally able to feel like any ordinary fourteen-year-old - until a sudden, ruthless attack on his hosts plunges him back into a world of violence and mystery. And this time,...
Fire in the Sea
Winner of the TEXT PRIZE FOR YOUNG ADULT AND CHILDREN'S WRITING. Sadie is sixteen and bored with life in Perth. It's summer, and lazing on the beach in the stifling heat with her cousins and Tom is a drag. Then something comes out...
Buried alive in a coffin, Cal's chances of survival are running out as fast as the air around him. Thanks to his unknown attackers, he's lost the Jewel and the Riddle, and his life hangs in the balance. Meanwhile, Gabbi - Cal's...
The Fifth Wave
The 1st Wave Took out half a million people. The 2nd Wave Put that number to shame. The 3rd Wave Lasted a little longer. Twelve weeks ...Four billion dead. In the 4th Wave , You can't trust that people are still people. And...
This is Not a Test
It's the end of the world. Six students have taken cover in Cortege High but shelter is little comfort when the dead outside won't stop pounding on the doors. One bite is all it takes to kill a person and bring them back as a...
The Moon and More
Emaline is spending her last summer before college in her home beach town of Colby. Everything is familiar - from working for her bossy sister Margo at the family rental company to Emaline's gorgeous (and regularly shirtless)...
Who do you trust when your whole life is a
Cal’s world splinters apart when he finds out he’s been in a
deliberately induced coma state for most of his life, and what he
thought was real was only an...
NO RULES. NO REFUGE. NO ESCAPE
From multi-award-winning author Judith Clarke, this is a magnificent and deeply moving story about two girls, a life-long friendship, and the heart's search for the real true thing. Ages 14+.
When does falling in love become a crime?
Zac and Mia
The last person Zac expects in the room next door is a girl like Mia, angry and feisty with questionable taste in music. In the real world, he wouldn't - couldn't - be friends with her. In hospital different rules apply, and what...
Willow's having a bad week. A dead body, a funeral and now she's being haunted by the star of it all, the dead queen of Ruth Throsby High herself, JoJo Grayson. Being dead hasn't made JoJo any nicer. She's still venomous and...
Portraits of Celina
Celina O'Malley was sixteen years old when she disappeared. Now, almost forty years later, Bayley is sleeping in Celina's room, wearing her clothes, hearing her voice. What does Celina want? And who will suffer because of it? A...
The First Third
Life is made up of three parts: in the first third, you're embarrassed by your family; in the second, you make a family of your own; and in the end, you just embarrass the family you've made. That's how Billy's grandmother...
What would you do if your entire memory had been erased?
Bring Back Cerberus
Book three of a high-octane thriller series. Dom has four more Herculean tasks to perform... or lose a pound of flesh. In this instalment he has to find a valuable and mysterious piece of technology.
Kiss, Date, Love, Hate
Lex Murphy's group of friends have all dated, hated and lusted after each other for the last few years. Then Lex's friend George is given a mysterious Sims-like game by his software-testing dad which involves building character...
Out of Sight, Out of Time
Cammie may be an elite spy in training, but she's just beginning her most dangerous mission - falling in love.
Pennies for Hitler
Angus & Robertson an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.
Adam has betrayed his best friend and now he must face the consequences. His punishment is 274 years in the Dial, a prison in a no-time world, where teenage traitors are forced to atone for their crime. It's a terrible place,...
Tells the story about twin sisters and their fight for survival in a world on the brink of chaos. For Lily and her twin sister Mel there is only the Farm... It's a prison, a blood bank, a death camp - where fear and paranoia rule....
New York City, 1926. It's the height of the jazz age and Evie O'Neill has arrived just in time to make the most of the higher hems and lower morals. But then young women start turning up dead - and Evie's psychic abilities lead...
A superlative dystopian thriller. Mad Max for the eco-generation
The people of Alban are afraid. The tyrannical king and his masked Enforcers are scouring the land, burning villages and enslaving the canny. Fifteen-year-old Neryn has fled her home in the wake of their destruction, and is alone...
Why We Broke Up
Sixteen-year-old Min Green writes a letter to Ed Slaterton in which she breaks up with him, documenting their relationship and how items in the accompanying box, from bottle caps to a cookbook, foretell the end.
City of Fallen Angels
Clary, Jace, and Simon are back in this thrilling fourth book of the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series. Who will be tempted by darkness? Who will fall in love? And who will betray everything they've ever...
Bodyguard: Hostage (book 1)
Recruited into the ranks of a covert young bodyguard squad, 14-year-old Connor Reeves embarks on a rigorous close protection course. Training in surveillance, anti-ambush exercises, hostage survival and unarmed combat, he's put...
Steal My Sunshine
During a Melbourne heatwave, Hannah's family life begins to distort beyond her deepest fears. It's going to take more than a cool change to fix it, but how can a girl who lives in the shadows take on the task alone? Feeling...
With Zavac and the Raven well ahead of the Heron, Hal has a huge task ahead of him in finding the pirate u and retrieving the Andomal, Skandia's most treasured artefact. Can Rikard give them the information they need? The answers...
The Indigo Spell
Sydney Sage is an Alchemist - she protects vampire secrets - and human lives. In the aftermath of a forbidden moment that rocked Sydney to her core, she is struggling to decide between following her Alchemist teachings - or her...
Wake: Book One in the Watersong Series
The Watersong Series takes you deep into a new world ...
The first book in a breathtaking new series from Beautiful Creatures co-author Margaret Stohl
The Vampire Diaries: The Hunters: Destiny Rising
The final book of the Hunters arc. Elena has reunited with Stefan, while Damon, hurt by the rejection, has become dark and unpredictable. Now Elena's torn between saving Damon's soul and staying true to Stefan.
The Raven Boys
From the #1 New York Times -bestselling and acclaimed author of the Shiver trilogy and The Scorpio Races comes a spellbinding new series where the inevitability of death and the nature of love lead readers to a place they've...
When Becca Chandler saves Chris Merrick from being beaten up in the school parking lot, she has no idea how dramatically this one action will change her life. Because Chris Merrick is no ordinary guy and neither are his three...
The Face on the Milk Carton
No one ever really paid close attention to the faces of the missing children on the milk cartons. But as Janie Johnson glances at the face of the ordinary little girl--a three-year-old who had been kidnapped 12 years before from a...
New Guinea Moon
A captivating coming of age story for younger teens, set in New Guinea around the time of independence. Julie has grown up not knowing her father. When she comes to stay with him one long summer, she learns to appreciate not only...
The Unofficial Hunger Games Companion
The first companion guide to the bestselling THE HUNGER GAMES trilogy - soon to be a major motion picture!
Jepp, Who Defied the Stars
Thrilling, romantic and in turns heart-warming and heartbreaking, Jepp is a highly original and unforgettable story about one young mans struggle to escape his destiny. Based on the resl 17th centuary historical figure, Jepp's...
Throne of Glass
A hugely commercial, fabulously addictive fantastical romp - from an author with top-notch digital self-publishing pedigree and legions of fans awaiting publication
A Dream of Lights
A powerful and moving stand-alone novel for anyone who loved A GATHERING LIGHT or BETWEEN SHADES OF GREY, in which a teenage girl struggles against the odds for survival in a North Korean prison camp... From the author of A...
The New Recruit: Liam Scott Book 1
What if your prank killed your best friend. Could you live with yourself? You try to forget, and move on with your life; you enrol in Army training, you want to make something of your life. The training is tough, gruelling and it...
Holier Than Thou
From the author of Good Oil, this extraordinary, bittersweet novel portrays a slice of Australian city life through an unforgettable girl named Holly who is navigating the nuances and complexities of being in her early 20s.
New York, Los Angeles and Washington DC have been abandoned. The Bill of Rights has been revoked, and replaced with the Moral Statutes. People who get arrested don't usually come back. Seventeen-year-old Ember Miller is old enough...
Jealousy can be murder...
Shattered Dreams: A Midnight Dragonfly Novel
A twisting paranormal thriller steeped in the atmosphere of New Orleans.
Seventeen-year-old Felicia Ward is dead and spending her time in the hive reliving her happy memories--but when Julian, a dark memory from her past, breaks into the hive and demands that she come with him, she discovers that even...
Inheritance: Book Four
Not so very long ago, Eragon - Shadeslayer, Dragon Rider - was nothing more than a poor farm boy, and his dragon, Saphira, only a blue stone in the forest. Now, the fate of an entire civilization rests on their shoulders. Long...
The Way We Fall
It starts with an itch you just can't shake. Then comes a fever and a tickle in your throat. A few days later, you'll be blabbing your secrets and chatting with strangers like they're old friends. Three more, and the paranoid...
Curse of Kings
In the tone of The Hobbit, comes the first thrilling story in an epic fantasy adventure, from a major new voice.
The Watcher in the Shadows
Another magical read from the author of THE SHADOW OF THE WIND. An idyllic summer turns into a nightmare when a young girl discovers the secrets locked inside a toymaker's crumbling mansion.
Seventeen-year-old Amy, her father, and her stepmother becomes hostages when Somalian pirates seize their yacht, but although she builds a bond with one of her captors it becomes brutally clear that the price of life and its value...
How to Save a Life
Jill MacSweeney just wishes everything could go back to normal. But ever since her dad died, she's been isolating herself from her boyfriend, her best friends - everyone who wants to support her. But will she ever find someone to...
Somewhere in the Arctic Circle, Sixteen-Face John, a shaman, learns that his first child, a soonchild, cannot hear the World Songs from her mother's womb. The World Songs are what inspire all newborns to come out into the world,...
Jem is determined to avenge the death of her beloved best friend who was driven to desperation after being outed by the popular crew at school. She's going to take down those responsible, one by one. But what if Kai was keeping...
The Vincent Boys
Beau Vincent is rude, bad, and dangerous to know. So why can't good girl Ashton Gray keep away from him? She already has the perfect boyfriend - her town's local Prince Charming, Sawyer Vincent. But Sawyer is away for the summer....
Beauty and the Beat
So when she is paired with the obnoxious new guy for her final music assessment, she is beyond frustrated. Rob is into hip-hop in a big way and they have absolutely zero in common. But as they spend more time together, Mia starts...
Eddie, Adam and David have the same gift. They can time-travel, appearing as ghosts in the past. But each of them wants something different. Eddie is sworn to protect the course of history. Adam wants to change it for his own...
City by James Roy is the companion short story collection to the highly successful and award-wining book, Town, published by UQP in 2007 and is a striking collection of connected stories that reflect our lives and those of the...
Beresford doesn't remember who his parents are, or how he came to live in the chutes and crawlspaces of the hotel that shares his name. But when rock starlet Melody McGrath moves into an apartment on the fiftieth floor, he knows...
A must-read and memorable tale of a young boy fighting to survive, shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2011
The Ingo Chronicles: Stormswept
An atmospheric and beautifully written adventure, from the award-winning author of INGO
The Things We Did for Love
Arianne knew Luc as a child, of course she did. Everyone in Samaroux knows each other. But he's been away, and five years really makes a difference to a boy. A young man. As they fall headily into love - first love - their world...
In an isolated town that closely resembles the West Bank, thirteen-year-old Joshua discovers that his world may not be as it seems; that his people may be aggressors rather than victims; and that he must stand up to his stepfather...
What Janie Found
Janie Johnson's two families appear to have made peace. Life seems almost normal. Janie has even decided to speak to her former boyfriend, Reeve, again. But then Janie's Connecticut father suffers a stroke, and the tragedy leaves...
Distance Between Us
Seventeen-year-old Caymen Meyers learned early that the rich are not to be trusted. And after years of studying them from behind the cash register of her mom's porcelain doll shop, she has seen nothing to prove otherwise. Enter...
A seductive yet chilling thriller about life after death
We're part of a multiplicity of universes in parallel dimensions - and Tejendra Singh has found a way in. But he's been kidnapped, and now it is as though Tejendra never existed...
How to Fall
When fifteen-year-old Freya drowns, everyone assumes she's killed herself, but no-one knows why. Her cousin, Jess Tennant, thinks she was murdered - and is determined to uncover the truth. On a summer visit to sleepy Port...
The Infernal Devices trilogy, a prequel to bestselling The Mortal Instruments trilogy, follows 16-year-old orphan Tessa Fell, whose quiet life is thrown into turmoil when her older brother Nathaniel suddenly vanishes, leaving her...
White Lies and Tiaras
A fabulous return to glossy romance for teens!
Me And Earl And The Dying Girl
Seventeen-year-old Greg has managed to become part of every social group at his Pittsburgh high school without having any friends, but his life changes when his mother forces him to befriend Rachel, a girl he once knew in Hebrew...
Saba has rescued her kidnapped brother and defeated the fanatical Tonton. But the price to be paid for her violent victory is terrible. Jack has disappeared - and can no longer be trusted. A new and formidable enemy is on the...
I blow her a kiss. She catches it and puts it in her pocket for later like she always does. And then it happens. Why doesn't she look? Why doesn't the bus brake? Why is my body frozen? When 16-and-a-half-year-old Clementine...
Kingdom of the Wicked
The seventh instalment in the biggest, funniest, most thrilling comedy-horror-adventure series in the universe...
The Voice on the Radio
The follow-up to Whatever Happened to Janie? The kidnapping is long past, and the Johnsons and the Springs are on the way to restoring their lives. As Janie tries to balance herself between the two families, she feels torn. It...
The Bone Dragon
This subtly unsettling novel is told from the viewpoint of a fourteen-year-old girl damaged by a past she can't talk about, in a hypnotic narrative that, while giving increasing insight, also becomes increasingly...
Days of Blood and Starlight
Sequel to the extraordinary DAUGHTER OF SMOKE AND BONE.
Fight for the Future
Even virtual worlds need real heroes...
Forged in the Fire
The powerful sequel to the highly acclaimed 'No Shame, No Fear' which was shortlisted for both the Whitbread Children's Book Award and the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize in 2004.
At Somerton: Secrets & Sapphires
One house, two worlds, dark secrets... The year is 1910. For the past decade, the Averley family has lived a life of luxury in India, but now they must return to Lord Averley's ancestral estate, the sprawling, majestically...
The day Finn Maguire discovers his fathet bludgeoned to death in a pool of blood, his dreary life is turned upside down. Prime suspect in the murder, Finn must race against time to clear his name and find out who hated his dad...
The first round of auditions was a bit mad. All these wannabe popstars sitting around trying to look wacky/soulful/tragic to catch the attention of the TV cameras. At least we had a cracking back story. The story of me, Agnes,...
Spook’s: Alice: Book 12
Zara is broken. She's in a coma, trapped in the world of her subconscious. A world of painful memories, distant voices and dark secrets. Secrets she has to unlock. Her life depends on it.
Tempest 2: Vortex
Jackson Meyer has thrown himself into his role as an agent for Tempest, the shadowy division of the CIA that handles all time-travel-related threats. Despite his heartbreak at losing the love of his life, Jackson has proved...
Frost has left her homeland to travel to the neighbouring country of Ruan in the hope of finding a deity she believes will rid her of a curse: at the sight of her own blood, a berserker rage in the form of a wolf overtakes her and...
When Vania moves from Australia to Summerland, California, the
last thing she expects to feel is that she's come home. Maybe it's
Summerland's unusual history - Vania is drawn to stories about
magic and witchcraft and, as she...
The Soul Seekers: Echo
The second book in the sizzling THE SOUL SEEKERS series from the phenomenally successful author of THE IMMORTALS
Never Fall Down
Eleven-year-old Arn is walking through the countryside in Cambodia. His whole town is walking with him. They're walking into one of the most tragic moments of history. Music will save him. Hope, luck and kindness will save him....
A feast for the brain, this gory and genuinely hilarious take on zombie culture simultaneously skewers, pays tribute to, and elevates the horror genre.
Will and Susanna Heywood, now in their thirties, move, with their four children, to Pennsylvania, where freedom of religious thought is everyone's right. Part of the Quaker trilogy, this title tells the story of their eldest...
The Deadly Game: The Malichea Quest
An action-packed sleuth thriller for fans of the Da Vinci Code
The Supernaturalist: The Graphic Novel
Sent to the Clarissa Frayne Institute for Parentally Challenged Boys, Cosmo spends his days testing highly dangerous products. The average life span of an orphan in the Institute is fifteen years. Finally Cosmo is saved - by...
This tense gripping thriller is The Secret History for the YA set!
Scarlett Stirling is hardworking and fiercely ambitious. She loves the blisters and the strict regime of her dance classes at the National Academy of Performing Arts. Her life is measured and balanced. Perfect. But when Scarlett...
Hell hath no fury like an angel scorned...
To Brave the Seas: A Boy at War
It is 1940, and war rages. With nothing to keep him at home, fifteen-year-old Adam Chisholm joins Britain's Merchant Navy. His first ship takes him on a stormy Atlantic convoy where he faces seasickness, submarines and shipwreck....
Tall, Dark and Distant
He's gorgeous, with god-like abs and an adorable English accent. Then she discovers that he's actually a member of an obscenely wealthy Russian family u and he wants to get to know her better. Nik catapults Georgia into a world of...
She's desperate for a break after her mother's battle with cancer and her boyfriend's pathetic betrayal. Staying with her celebrity aunt Cece in Hollywood seems like the perfect solution. Besides, Cece won't take no for an answer....
Head Over High Heels
She's not even interested in a modelling career. She wants to get into Medicine at university. Then she learns how much she could earn from a single photo shoot u enough to give her struggling family the help they need. Lyssa's...
Dece and only three others live on a very remote outpost in outer space. The environment is hostile. When Dece sees what appears to be the wreck of a spaceship caught in the orbit of the nearby gas planet, Cotal, he puts aside his...
The Song in the Dark
Where do you end up when you have nowhere to go, and no one to turn to? Paul isn't thinking clearly. After destroying a series of relationships - with his friends, his flatmates, his mum - he finally hurts the one person he cares...
Are you playing the game ... or is the game playing you?
The exciting new series from the master of teen horror.
A gripping, moving and haunting Victorian drama from a debut author
Molly Dix, an ordinary teen from an ordinary town and Brooke Berlin, a Hollywood princess, are unlikely half-sisters. They must navigate the slings and arrows of high school - and each other - while vying for the attention of the...
Young Sherlock Holmes 4: Fire Storm
Young Sherlock Holmes is back on the case, solving his fourth mind-bending mystery.
Freia Lockhart’s Summer of Awful: Now to (not) Keep it Together When Your World Falls Apart
Freia Lockhart has all the ingredients for an awesome summer: great new friends, an extremely kissable boyfriend, plans for New Year's Eve (which don't include her parents) and no school. But when her mum reveals some devastating...
The Downside of Being Charlie
A former fat kid struggles to fight off his loser status, stress-inducing bulimia, and dysfunctional family, while trying to win the girl of his dreams in his senior year of high school with humor and the support of his quirky...
Fallen in Love
Features such tales as: Miles and Shelby find love where they least expect it; Roland learns a painful lesson about finding - and losing love; Arianne pays the price for a love so fierce it burns; and, for the first -and last-...
Assassin’s Creed: The Secret Crusade
Niccolo Polo, father of Marco, will finally reveal the story he has kept secret all his life - the story of Altair, one of the brotherhood's most extraordinary Assassins. Altair embarks on a formidable mission - one that takes him...
Originally published: London: Indigo, 2012.
When the newspapers start talking about a flu pandemic, Josh Pirbright is sure it's just media hype. As the son of the most eminent epidemiologist in the country he knows better than to get hysterical about a virus. Until his...
The kingdom of Goredd is populated by humans and by dragons who fold themselves into a human form. Though they live alongside each other, the peace between them is uneasy. But when a member of the royal family is murdered, and the...
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