Young Adult Fiction
The Disreputable History Of Frankie Landau-Banks
A witty teen novel filled with pranks, rebellion and gender politics from the international best-selling author of We Were Liars.
There Will be Lies
New from Printz winner Nick Lake--the ultimate YA thrill ride about the lies others tell us . . . and the lies we tell ourselves.
All the Bright Places
Theodore Finch is fascinated by death, and he constantly thinks of ways he might kill himself. But each time, something good, no matter how small, stops him. Violet Markey lives for the future, counting the days until graduation,...
He's hot. He's young. He's also evil. He's ... the librarian. Buffy the Vampire Slayer meets Glee! in this darkly comic horror.
Penny has a secret. Under the alias GirlOnline, she blogs about school dramas, boys, her mad, whirlwind family - and the panic attacks she's suffered from lately. When things go from bad to worse, her family whisks her away to New...
A hundred thousand years of history. Three teenagers. One war. TIMEBOMB is the first in a staggering new time travel trilogy.
Gritty and hard hitting, this is teen fiction at its finest. Kate Malone: straight A student, runner, perfect daughter and girlfriend. She thinks she can she can handle anything. But then she gets rejected from the only college...
Shiver the Whole Night Through
After months of misery and feeling ready to end it all, Aidan Flood wakes up one morning to find that local beauty and town sweetheart Slaine McAuley has done just that. Aidan suddenly discovers a new sense of purpose and becomes...
The Bane Chronicles
The Bane Chronicles follows the adventures of immortal warlock Magnus Bane, a fan-favourite character from The Mortal Instruments and The Infernal Devices series.
Skink No Surrender
With the help of an eccentric ex-governor, a teenaged boy searches for his missing cousin in the Florida wilds.
Nona and Me
Rosie and Nona are sisters. Yapas. They are also best friends. It doesn't matter that Rosie is white and Nona is Aboriginal: their family connections tie them together for life. Born just five days apart in a remote corner of the...
Endgame: The Calling
Endgame is real. Endgame is now. Endgame has begun.
State of Grace
Nothing and no-one exists beyond the garden where Wren and the others live, but that's okay - they have everything they could possibly need right there, in paradise. The trees are laden with fruit and the water in the lagoon is as...
Cooper Bartholomew is Dead
Why and how did Cooper Bartholomew die? Delve into the psychology of a group of friends, and old enemies, where no one is what they seem, in this gripping novel from the author of Beautiful Malice and Sweet Damage.
New YA novel from New York Times bestselling author, Meg Wolitzer - perfect for fans of The Bell Jar and The Secret History
The Museum of Intangible Things
Best friends Hannah and Zoe, seventeen, leave their down-and-out New Jersey town and drive west chasing storms, making new friends, and seeking the intangibles--audacity, insouciance, happiness--that their lives have lacked.
The Manifesto on How to be Interesting
Bree is a loser, a wannabe author who hides behind words. But when she's told she needs to start living a life worth writing about, The Manifesto on How to Be Interesting is born. Six steps on how to be interesting. Six steps that...
From a #1 New York Times -bestselling author comes a smart, suspenseful thriller about a teen who slips into the Afterworld to survive a terrorist attack. The Afterworld is a place between the living and the dead, and where...
How do you live with yourself when you've deceived the one you love? How do you move on when the person you've been fighting to save betrays you? Two years ago, Maggie Stevens began the hunt. Four weeks ago, Maggie's world fell...
The Council's rules are strict, but they're for the good of the settlement in which Emmeline lives. Everyone knows there is nothing but danger the other side of the Wall, and the community must prepare for the freezing winterkill...
A Song for Ella Grey
The epic new novel by David Almond
Althea and Oliver
Althea Carter and Oliver McKinley have been best friends since they were six; she's the fist-fighting instigator to his peacemaker, the artist whose vision balances his scientific bent. Now, as their junior year of high school...
Pandora Jones - Deception
Pandora and her team are already two members down. The survival of humanity in the post-plague world depends on them. But who can she trust? Book two in the thrilling, action-packed Pandora Jones series.
Does the walker choose the path, or the path the walker? An epic fantasy adventure, set six hundred years before Sabriel and as rich and compelling as the original Old Kingdom novels.
Michael Merrick is an earth Elemental, one with enough power to level cities. He's also responsible for his unruly brothers ... and for keeping the Guides from destroying his family. The stunning conclusion to the Elementals...
Punchy. Edgy. Unmissable. Jason Bourne meets James Bond for teen readers.
Anatomy of a Misfit
Contemporary YA with an edgy twist, a la Gingerbread or The Perks of Being a Wallflower from a YA debut author.
The Infinite Sea
Now Cassie Sullivan finds herself in a new world, a world in which the fundamental trust that binds us together is gone. As the 5th Wave rolls across the landscape, Cassie, Ben, and Ringer are forced to confront the Others'...
Violet Lasting is no longer a human being. Tomorrow she becomes Lot 197, auctioned to the highest royal bidder in the Jewel of the Lone City. Tomorrow she becomes the Surrogate of the House of the Lake, her sole purpose to produce...
The Witch of Salt and Storm
A sweeping romance with a spellbinding twist - from a talented new voice in YA fiction.
The Year it All Ended
On Armistice Day 1918 Tiney Flynn turns seventeen and it feels as though her life is just beginning. Her brother and his friends are coming home from the Great War and her sisters are falling in love. But Tiney and her family find...
Falling Into Place
One cold fall day, high school junior Liz Emerson steers her car into a tree.
Seventeen-year-old Lyla feels ambivalent when the charismatic leader of her isolated suburban community is told that the end of the world is near and when it arrives they must all be ready to defend themselves against the...
Decades later, and seventeen-year-old Christy's life is on the cusp of irrevocable change. She has become eligible for The Pairing, a carefully selected marriage of political and social convenience where romance is out of the...
The Incredible Adventures of Cinnamon Girl
Seventeen-year-old Alba is an aspiring comic-book artist, pastry enthusiast and eternal optimist. She thinks life in her tiny town is awesome (if predictable) and she never wants it to change. Unfortunately Alba's just finished...
The Summer of Kicks
Starrphyre is your average dorky 16-year-old, although with one difference. He has a very weird girly name, thanks to his hippy parents. A long hot summer stretches ahead of Starrphyre and all he wants is one date with his dream...
Messenger Of Fear
A horror series from the New York Times bestselling author of Gone, Michael Grant. The Messenger of Fear brings justice to those who do wrong, creating frightening games where the players earn their redemption -- or lose their...
Cole St. Clair, a pivotal character from the #1 New York Times -bestselling Shiver trilogy, returns to the spotlight in this new novel. Only a few people know that Cole can shift into a wolf. Isabel is one. Now Cole is back in...
Heir of Fire
Lost and broken, Celaena Sardothien's only thought is to avenge the savage death of her dearest friend: as the King of Adarlan's Assassin, she is bound to serve this tyrant, but he will pay for what he did. Any hope Celaena has of...
A Little Something Different
The distinctive new crowdsourced publishing imprint Swoon Reads is proud to present its first published novel - an irresistibly sweet and completely original romance between two college students told from 14 different viewpoints....
Rico knows trouble. He knows the look of it and the sound of it. He also knows to stay away from it as best he can. Because if there's one thing his Romany background has taught him, it's that he will always be a suspect.
We Were Liars
The story of one family, one summer, and one act that may never be forgiven. Thrilling, beautiful and blisteringly smart...utterly unforgettable. We Were Liars is a modern, sophisticated suspense that will leave you reeling.
A funny, warm, feel-good novel about friends, family, first kisses and finding your way in the world. Clementine Darcy is floundering. She wants to be the kind of a fish who swims to the swish of her own fins - upstream, not...
If I Stay
For seventeen-year-old Mia, surrounded by a wonderful family, friends and a gorgeous boyfriend decisions might seem tough, but they're all about a future full of music and love, a future that's brimming with hope. But life can...
Vango: A Prince without Kingdom
Vango has been in danger for as long as he can remember. But Vango will not run for much longer. The mystery of his past has started to unravel, and now, in the shadow of a rapidly changing world, Vango will face those who have...
Kelpie and Dymphna are accustomed to the mean streets of 1930s Sydney, but this is a day that will test their courage, their loyalty, and their ability to survive both the ill-intentions of the living and the ever-presence of the...
The Red Shadow
Russia, 1940. Fifteen-year-old Misha's life is about to transform when his father is offered a job in Stalin's inner circle. They move into a luxurious apartment in the Kremlin, but doubts about the glorious new Russia quickly...
A moving and powerful coming-of-age story with a whimsical element that belies the heart-breaking truth of grief and loss.
Poppy is young, beautiful and clever - and working as a parlourmaid in the de Vere family's country house. Society, it seems, has already carved out her destiny. But Poppy's life is about to be thrown dramatically off course. The...
As a child, Landon Lucas Maxfield believed his life was perfect and looked forward to a future filled with promise - until tragedy tore his family apart and made him doubt everything he ever believed. All he wanted was to leave...
The Boy’s Own Manual To Be Being A Proper Jew
Set in the orthodox Jewish community in Melbourne, The Boy's Own Manual to Being a Proper Jew, follows Yossi, the most religious do-gooder in his class, who is also a closeted homosexual, as he struggles to consolidate...
Love and Other Foreign Words
Brilliant fifteen-year-old Josie has a knack for languages, but her sister's engagement has Josie grappling with the nature of true love, her feelings for her best friend Stu, and how anyone can be truly herself, or truly in love,...
As Stars Fall
A bush fire, and its aftermath, links a Bush-Stone curlew and three teenagers experiencing loss, love and change.
Head of the River
It's the most elite school sporting event in the country. Nine rowers, 2000 gruelling metres and one chance for glory in the ultimate team sport. Sit forward ... ROW.
The Cracks in the Kingdom
Madeleine and Elliot must unlock the dangerous cracks between the Kingdom and the World to save the royal family.
Quintana of Charyn
Quintana of Charyn is the spine-tingling and unforgettable final volume in the Lumatere Chronicles, which began with Finnikin of the Rock and Froi of the Exiles . An achingly satisfying and masterfully plotted novel from the pen...
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...
The Truth About Alice
When ugly rumors and lies about Alice Franklin start after one of the guys she allegedly slept with at a party dies in a car accident, questions about truth arise in her small town --
Raised by a strange nanny in Sicily, Vango grows up with one friend, a priest Zefiro, who lives in a monastery hidden from sight. On reaching adulthood, Vango decides to follow in Zefiro's steps, but at the moment he is taking his...
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...
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...
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...
Alexander Altmann A10567
Fourteen-year-old Alexander Altmann doesn't need to look at the number tattooed on his arm. A10567; he knows it by heart. He also knows to survive Auschwitz, he must toughen up. Being soft will get him killed. Alexander will...
My name is Harriet Manners, and I'll always be a geek. It's the hilarious third book in the bestselling award-winning GEEK GIRL series!
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...
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...
The action-packed adventure continues in the second book of the Chasing the Valley trilogy! Danika and her crew of escaped refugees are seeking the safety of the Magnetic Valley - and trying to evade Sharr Morrigan, the king's...
Marianne Curley's new trilogy continues with a magical love story that knows no bounds.
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...
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.
The Immortal Crown
In the wake of Gameboard of the Gods, religious investigator Justin March and the beautiful supersoldier assigned to protect him, Mae Koskinen, have become firmly enmeshed in investigating reports of the supernatural and the...
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...
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...
A hot new high school comedy for redheads and all who love them.
Hollow City: The Second Novel of Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children
Having escaped Miss Peregrine's island by the skin of their teeth, Jacob and his new friends must journey to London (circa 1940), the peculiar capital of the world.
A gripping mystery-adventure set in the 1930s interwar period about a character desperately searching for his identity.
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...
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,...
The final and eagerly anticipated adventure in the Henderson's Boys series: find out how CHERUB began!
A wonderful debut novel that captures the essence of real, messy teenage lives: of action and consequence, of poor choices and fragile friendships, of standing up for what is right, and the attempt to make sense of a world when...
A mesmerising selkie novel from multi-award winning, internationally acclaimed Australian author, Margo Lanagan - one of the most exciting voices in speculative fiction.
Destined to be a global phenomenon, an exciting new mermaid series - Percy Jackson for girls.
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 ...
Sasha Savage is in love with Jack Greenway - a handsome, charming, clever ...vegetarian. Which would be acceptable if it weren't for the fact that Sasha's family are very much 'carnivorous', with strong views to boot. Behind the...
A forbidden romance. A deadly plague. Earth's fate hinges on one girl ...CINDER, a gifted mechanic in New Beijing, is also a cyborg. But when her life becomes entwined with the handsome Prince Kai's, she finds herself at the...
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...
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 \.
City of Heavenly Fire
Erchomai, Sebastian had said: I am coming.Darkness returns to the Shadowhunter world. As their society falls apart around them, Clary, Jace, Simon and their friends must band together to fight the greatest evil the Nephilim...
Shirvington debut is smart, edgy and addictive - and sure to leave readers clamorning for the rest of the series. - Kirkus Reviews, Starred
This Song Will Save Your Life
The Perks of Being a Wallflower meets Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist: an isolated teen finds herself - and romance - through music.
'5 years ago, I died. 178 minutes later, I woke up.' In this post-apocalyptic thriller a deadly virus mutation sees teenagers raised from the dead and trained to be vicious soldiers until Wren, the deadliest Reboot, joins forces...
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.
When We Wake
Karen Healey is the author of the William C. Morris Award finalist Guardian of the Dead, as well as The Shattering. She lives in New Zealand and blogs at www.karenhealey.com.
The Fall of Five
I thought things would change when I found the others. We would stop running. We would fight the Mogadorians. And we would win. But I was wrong. Even though we have come together, we barely escaped from them with our lives. And...
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...
The stunning third book in the bestselling Hush, Hush sequence.
Looking for Alaska
Miles Pudge Halter befriends some fellow boarding-school students and falls in love with Alaska Young, the razor-sharp, self-destructive nucleus of the group. When tragedy strikes, Pudge discovers the value of unconditional...
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...
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.
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
This Printz Honor Book is a tender, honest exploration of identity (Publishers Weekly) that distils lyrical truths about family and friendship.
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...
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 \.
Code Name Verity
Only in wartime could a stalwart lass from Manchester rub shoulders with a Scottish aristocrat. But then a vital mission goes wrong, and one of the friends has to bail out of a faulty plane over France. She is captured by the...
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.
The Sky is Everywhere
Seventeen-year-old Lennie Walker spends her time tucked safely and happily in the shadow of her fiery older sister, Bailey. But when Bailey dies abruptly, Lennie is catapulted to centre stage of her own life - and, despite her...
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 Forgotten Pearl
When Chloe visits her grandmother, she learns how close the Second World War came to destroying her family. Could the experiences of another time help Chloe to face her own problems? In 1941, Poppy lives in Darwin, a peaceful...
The first book in a breathtaking new series from Beautiful Creatures co-author Margaret Stohl
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,...
Queen of the Night
The sequel to the 2009 Text Prize-winning This Is Shyness is about the difficulty of recreating the past--about how the Darkness no longer sets Wolfboy and Wildgirl free
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...
One of Henderson's best agents is being held captive in Frankfurt. A set of forged record cards could be his ticket to freedom, but might just as easily become his death warrant. A vital mission awaits him in France - if he can...
On board the moletrain Medes, Sham Yes ap Soorap watches in awe as he witnesses his first moldywarpe hunt. But no matter how spectacular it is, travelling the endless rails of the railsea, Sham can't shake the sense that there is...
Friendship and trust inspire Standish to rise up againt an oppressive regime and expose the truth about a planned moon landing in this utterly original and spell-binding book.
NO RULES. NO REFUGE. NO ESCAPE
Cal's old life ended as soon as the deadly 365-day countdown began. So far, he's been attacked by sharks, blamed for a vicious assault on his family, kidnapped by two criminal gangs, and left to drown in a fast-filling oil tank.
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
A horrific family tragedy sets sixteen-year-old Jacob journeying to a remote island off the coast of Wales, where he discovers the crumbling ruins of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children. As Jacob explores its abandoned...
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,...
Things a Map Won’t Show You: Stories from Australia and Beyond
An unforgettable collection of short fiction, poetry and comic art from Australia and beyond... Sometimes funny, sometimes dramatic, always compelling, this collection of short fiction, poetry and comic art featuring both...
A brilliantly thrilling sequel to When I Was Joe by an exciting new teen fiction talent.
The Lunar Chronicles: Scarlet
Scarlet Benoit's grandmother is missing. The police have closed her case. The only person Scarlet can turn to is Wolf, a street fighter she does not trust, but they are drawn to each other. Meanwhile, in New Beijing, Cinder will...
Aria Rose, youngest scion of one of Mystic City's two ruling rival families, finds herself betrothed to Thomas Foster, the son of her parents' sworn enemies. But Aria doesn't remember falling in love with Thomas; in fact, she...
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...
15-year-old Zoe has a secret - a dark and terrible secret that she can't confess to anyone she knows. But then one day she hears of a criminal, Stuart Harris, locked up on death row in Texas. Like Zoe, Stuart is no stranger to...
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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