Young Adult Fiction
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...
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...
Falling Into Place
One cold fall day, high school junior Liz Emerson steers her car into a tree.
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 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....
Department 19: Zero Hour
Department 19 still stands against the darkness. But for how much longer? Book 4 in the explosive series from bestselling author, Will Hill.
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.
The Realm of Possibility
In this new novel by the acclaimed author of Boy Meets Boy, readers meet a boy whose girlfriend is in love with a fictional character; a girl who loves the boy who wears all black; and a girl who writes love songs for a girl she...
Like lobsters, Sam and Hannah are looking for 'The One' but they only have the holidays before uni to find each other. And instead of being epic, their summer is looking awkward, until fate lends a hand.
In case you're wondering, this is not a love story.
It's the Carnevale of 1750 and Venice's ballrooms, theatres, palazzos and squares are filled with delicious gossip, devilish fun and dangerous games. In this glittering masked world, everyone has a secret...Set in an age of...
Chloe wakes up to find all her memories are gone. The only person who knows what happened is a teenage girl who looks and sounds just like her. But who is she? And what does she want? A hugely original and furiously-paced thriller...
Are You Seeing Me?
This road trip will have earth-shattering consequences ...Twins Justine and Perry are about to embark on the road trip of a lifetime in the Pacific Northwest. It's been a year since they watched their dad lose his...
A compulsively readable novel from the acclaimed author of The Sky So Heavy. The worst thing that could happen would be for my life to go back to how it was before Katie died. Hannah's world has imploded, all thanks to her older...
A touching, hilarious and wholly original coming-of-age story, for fans of John Green, David Levithan and Stephen Chbosky.
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.
The Astrologer’s Daughter
Avicenna Crowe's mother, Joanne, is an astrologer with uncanny predictive powers and a history of being stalked. Now she is missing. The police are called, but they're not asking the right questions. Like why Joanne lied about her...
Having left her soulmate White behind her in Angle Tar, Rue is trying to make sense of her new and unfamiliar life in World. Its technologically advanced culture is as baffling as is it thrilling to her, and Rue quickly realises...
Sydney Sage is an Alchemist, one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires. They protect vampire secrets - and human lives. In The Fiery Heart, Sydney risked everything to...
Cherub: Lone Wolf
Book four of the second CHERUB series, featuring a new cast of characters - just as compelling as the first, which has sold millions of copies worldwide.
Margaret 'Cuckoo' Clarke recently had a brief stay in a mental institution following an emotional breakdown, but she's turning over a new leaf with her 'Happiness Project'. She's determined to beat down the bad vibes of the...
Loyalty and betrayal. Lovers and enemies. The final installment in the heart-stopping DUSTLANDS trilogy. Saba doesn't know who she is any more. Her encounter with DeMalo leaves her drawn to the man she knows should be her enemy....
Tiger eyes, tiger spirit, tiger stone. Only a daughter could unlock the stone's power. Java, fourteenth century. The villagers are fearful of Mbah Merapi, the rumbling volcano that overshadows their lives. Kancil, the lowliest...
The War of the Four Isles
Dow Amber faces terrifying monsters and devastating betrayal as he is drawn into a battle that threatens to destroy everything he has ever loved. The third gripping instalment in this epic adventure by the award-winning author,...
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...
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...
As Red As Blood
Seventeen-year-old Lumikki Andersson is hardly your average teenager. She lives by herself in the city of Tampere, Finland, and has a firm rule to mind nobody's business but her own. But that rule is put to the test when she...
What if you achieve everything you've dreamed of - and it turns into a nightmare? Danika and her crew of refugees finally reach the Magnetic Valley. Will it be the safe refuge and land of freedom they had imagined? When a runaway...
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...
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,...
Searching for Sky
On her sixteenth birthday, Sky and River, the boy with whom she has shared Island since she was a toddler, are rescued and taken to California, where Sky is separated from River, forced to live with a grandmother she has just...
The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet
A modern adaptation of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice based on the Emmy Award-winning phenomenon, The Lizzie Bennet Diaries.
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...
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...
Spurt: A Balls and All Story
Jack Sprigley isn't just a late-bloomer. He's a no-bloomer. He's about to start the last term of year nine and puberty is still a total no-show. Worse yet, he hasn't heard from his friends all holidays. He assumes they've finally...
As Stars Fall
A bush fire, and its aftermath, links a Bush-Stone curlew and three teenagers experiencing loss, love and change.
One day Evie's an ordinary seventeen year old, grieving for her mother. The next, she's a Shield, the result of a decades-old experiment gone wrong, bound by DNA to defend her best friend from an unknown killer...
Megan discovers a terrifying truth - that the destruction of her old life is inextricably linked to her unborn child. The feared witch soldiers, vanquished a generation ago, have returned to see the fulfilment of a prophecy: one...
The Winner’s Curse
An aristocratic girl who is a member of a warmongering and enslaving empire purchases a slave, an act that sets in motion a rebellion that might overthrow her world as well as her heart.
An international contract killer has been given his orders. His next target is a fourteen-year-old spy... Alex Rider. The man's name is Yassen Gregorovich. He knows Alex well. The two of them share a secret from the past. As he...
Dorothy Must Die
Amy Gumm, the other girl from Kansas, has been recruited by the Revolutionary Order of the Wicked to stop Dorothy who has found a way to come back to Oz, seizing a power that has gone to her head -- so now no one is safe!
The Crystal Heart
A girl in a tower. An underground kingdom. A crystal heart split in two, symbolising true love lost . . . When Kasper joins the elite guard watching over a dangerous prisoner in a tower, he believes he is protecting his country...
Lies My Girlfriend Told Me
After her charismatic girlfriend, Swanee, dies from sudden cardiac arrest, Alix learns that Swanee had been secretly dating a girl named Liana. Brought together by Swanee's lies, Alix and Liana become closer than they'd thought...
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...
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 goddesses...
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...
WINNER OF THE 2014 CBCA AWARD FOR OLDER READERS Boarding for a term in the wilderness, sixteen-year-old Sibylla expects the gruesome outdoor education program - but friendship complications,...
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
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...
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.
Pennies for Hitler
Angus & Robertson an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers.
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 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...
A gripping mystery-adventure set in the 1930s interwar period about a character desperately searching for his identity.
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...
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...
My name is Harriet Manners, and I am still a geek. MODEL MISFIT is the sequel to award-winning No. 1 UK debut GEEK GIRL.
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...
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...
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 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...
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...
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)...
City of Fallen Angels
The Mortal War is over and sixteen-year-old Clary Fray is back home in New York excited about all the possibilities before her. She's training to become a Shadowhunter and - most importantly of all - she can finally call Jace her...
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.
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...
The Killing Woods
Emily's dad is accused of killing a teenage girl. She's sure he's innocent, and is determined to discover the truth of what happened. But her journey leads her to discover that dangerous games are being played in the woods at...
Love-Shy is a lively, entertaining and warm-hearted romantic comedy filled with serious secrets, ambitious plans, awkward moments and unexpected friendships.
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...
How do you know where to go when you don't remember where you came from?
Adrian Mole goes to Summer Heights High in this story of hormones, high school and social hierarchy from one of Australia's funniest writers.
A superlative dystopian thriller. Mad Max for the eco-generation
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,...
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...
For use in schools and libraries only. 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.
Creepy and Maud
Hilarious and heartbreaking, Creepy & Maud charts the relationship between two social misfits, played out in the space between their windows. A blackly funny and moving first novel that says; 'You're ok to be as screwed up as you...
It's 1915 and sixteen - year - old Australian, Flora Wentworth, is visiting Cairo with her archaeologist father. She watches with growing alarm as first a trickle and then a flood of wounded soldiers are shipped into the city from...
Deals with the one boy's struggle for survival in a hidden society of witches.
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...
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 --
A mesmerising selkie novel from multi-award winning, internationally acclaimed Australian author, Margo Lanagan - one of the most exciting voices in speculative fiction.
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 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 \.
How far would you go to catch a madman? A chilling, thrilling read for fans of mysteries and suspense.
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. Lena and Ethan become bound together by a deep,...
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...
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,...
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.
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 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,...
Hold Your Breath
Some gifts can be deadly...
A gripping thriller about a boy targeted by a murderous cult leader. Fast-paced action for fans of CHERUB and GONE.
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...
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...
Shahana: Through My Eyes
A moving story of one child's life in a conflict zone: Shahana, a young girl living in war-torn Kashmir.
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...
A gripping, edge-of-seat teen thriller in the vein of The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, from a brilliant new YA voice.
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...
Book three of the second CHERUB series, featuring a new cast of characters - just as compelling as the first, which has sold millions of copies worldwide.
When her mother is knocked down and killed by a London bus, fifteen-year-old Melon Fouraki is left with no family worth mentioning. Her mother, Maria, never did introduce Melon to a 'living, breathing' father.
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 have sacrificed so much for the people of the Republic--and each other--and now their country is on the brink of a new existence. Just when a peace treaty is imminent, a plague outbreak causes panic in the Colonies,...
Chocolate Box Girls: Summer’s Dream
Summer has always dreamed of dancing, and when a place at ballet school comes up, she wants it so badly it hurts. Middle school ends and the holidays begin, but unlike her sisters, Summer has no time for lazy days and sunny beach...
The Madness Underneath
When madness stalks the streets of London, no one is safe...
The Cracks in the Kingdom
Madeleine and Elliot must unlock the dangerous cracks between the Kingdom and the World to save the royal family.
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...
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...
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 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 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...
Between the Lines
From the Number One bestselling author Jodi Picoult comes an enchanting fairy tale, written with her teenage daughter.
Tessa is a Variant with extraordinary abilities. She could be a hero, but all she wants to be is a normal teenage girl ...
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,...
The Indigo Spell
Sydney Sage she protects vampire secrets - and human lives. An Ancient Magic. A Heart-Wrenching Decision... In the aftermath of a forbidden moment that rocked Sydney to her core, she is struggling to decide between following her...
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.
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...
Earth. Fire. Air. Water. Four powerful elements. But who is in control? The third thrilling book in the stunning Elementals series.
A gripping futuristic thriller, perfect for fans of The Hunger Games.
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 brilliantly thrilling sequel to When I Was Joe by an exciting new teen fiction talent.
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