New Australian children's books

 Read reviewHollowpox: The Hunt for Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor Book 3)

Hollowpox: The Hunt for Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor Book 3)

Jessica Townsend

Something wicked is taking hold of Nevermoor... In Morrigan Crow's third Wundrous adventure, she faces her most dangerous challenge yet.

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Wild About Dads

Wild About Dads

Philip Bunting

Good dads come in many different shapes and species. Get ready to learn a fatherly trick (or ten) from a whole lot of dads, great and small. Philip Bunting celebrates fathers with this laugh-out-loud book that combines...

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Family

Family

Aunty Fay Muir, Sue Lawson, Jasmine Seymour

This is the second book from the Our Place series, that introduces young minds to First Nations' cultural philosophies that Aunty Fay Muir, a Boonwurrung Elder holds close to her heart.     

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 Read reviewFound

Found

Bruce Pascoe, Charmaine Ledden-Lewis

This gentle story set in the rugged Australian bush is about a small calf who becomes separated from his family.

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 Read reviewThe Secret Library of Hummingbird House

The Secret Library of Hummingbird House

Julianne Negri

A brilliant time-slip novel with a contemporary twist, The Secret Library of Hummingbird House celebrates standing up, speaking out and letting go of the past.

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What Zola Did on Tuesday

What Zola Did on Tuesday

Melina Marchetta, Deb Hudson

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Finding Our Heart

Finding Our Heart

Thomas Mayor, Blak Douglas

A young reader's edition that follows Thomas Mayor's bestselling book Finding the Heart of the Nation.

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 Read reviewWhen Rain Turns to Snow

When Rain Turns to Snow

Jane Godwin

A runaway boy, a baby and a whole lot of questions...

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As Fast As I Can

As Fast As I Can

Penny Tangey

One girl. One dream. A few hurdles. Ten-year-old Vivian is determined to win a medal at the Olympic Games one day. Problem is, she hasn't found a sport she's any good at yet.

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 Read reviewThe Year the Maps Changed

The Year the Maps Changed

Danielle Binks

One extraordinary year will change them all...

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Shapes and Colours

Shapes and Colours

John Canty

John Canty, the award-winning author/illustrator of the Heads and Tails series, introduces readers to a multi-tiered new concept book about shape and colour sorting and object identification.

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 Read reviewHodgepodge (How to Make a Pet Monster, Book 1)

Hodgepodge (How to Make a Pet Monster, Book 1)

Lili Wilkinson, Dustin Spence

I'm Artie. I'm eleven years old. I do not believe in ghosts, or monsters. I do believe in science.

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Little Lon

Little Lon

Andrew Kelly, Mark Jackson, Heather Potter

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Shoestring, the Boy Who Walks on Air

Shoestring, the Boy Who Walks on Air

Julie Hunt, Dale Newman

A gripping illustrated adventure about a travelling circus troupe, a future-telling macaw and a cursed pair of gloves that Shoestring must conquer once and for all. A companion to the award-winning KidGlovz.

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 Read reviewFinding Francois

Finding Francois

Gus Gordon

A heartwarming story from award-winning author and illustrator Gus Gordon about loneliness, saying goodbye and the value of life-affirming friendships.

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Period Queen

Period Queen

Lucy Peach

A practical and humorous guide that takes the worst thing about being a woman and turns it into the best thing, by 'period preacher', cult folk singer and former sex education teacher.

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Music for Tigers

Music for Tigers

Michelle Kadarusman

A young violinist discovers her mother's family secretly harbour a sanctuary for extinct Tasmanian tigers in the remote Australian rainforest.

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Pink!

Pink!

Margaret Wild, Judith Rossell

An adorable new picture book about accepting yourself and finding your strengths, from award-winning author Margaret Wild and award-winning illustrator Judith Rossell.

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More Than a Kick

More Than a Kick

Jennifer Castles, Tayla Harris

AFLW player Tayla Harris was at work on the footy field when she kicked a goal. A photo of the kick - taken by Michael Willson - showcased her incredible athletic ability and was posted online.

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Real Pigeons Peck Punches (Real Pigeons, Book 5)

Real Pigeons Peck Punches (Real Pigeons, Book 5)

Andrew McDonald, Ben Wood

Ever wonder why pigeons always act so weird? It's because they're out there chasing the bad guys and saving your butts!

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Your Planet Needs You!

Your Planet Needs You!

Philip Bunting

Your Planet needs you! Everyday environmentalism for everyone. An entertaining and enlightening look at how to wallop waste and reduce rubbish from renowned picture book creator Philip Bunting.

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 Read reviewThe Power of Positive Pranking

The Power of Positive Pranking

Nat Amoore

The outrageous story of three best friends, one greedy mayor and a whole lot of pranking.

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 Read reviewEllie's Dragon

Ellie’s Dragon

Bob Graham

A moving story about the wonders of imagination and the nature of growing up from one of Australia's most revered bookmakers.

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 Read reviewThe Giant and the Sea

The Giant and the Sea

Trent Jamieson, Rovina Cai

Perfect for the children of the Climate Strike, this is a lyrical and deeply moving story about climate change, standing up for what you believe in, and the power of hope.     

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Tippy and Jellybean

Tippy and Jellybean

Sophie Cunningham, Anil Tortop

Tippy and her baby Jellybean live in a beautiful eucalyptus forest. One day, they wake up and sniff the air. It's smokey, hot and windy.

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Love from Australia

Love from Australia

Ruth Waters

The places I've been and the creatures I've met - what an adventure! One I'll never forget! From crocs in Darwin to kangaroos in Canberra, Love From Australia explores this extraordinary country and introduces us to its most...

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Eloise and the Bucket of Stars

Eloise and the Bucket of Stars

Janeen Brian

Left in a pail at an orphanage as a baby, only something magical can save Eloise from a miserable life and give her the one she's always dreamed of.

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Willy-willy Wagtail (Tales from the Bush Mob)

Willy-willy Wagtail (Tales from the Bush Mob)

Helen Milroy

Tales from the Bush Mob is a series of books about the Bush Mob, a group of animals that works together to solve problems.

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 Read reviewLanding with Wings

Landing with Wings

Trace Balla

Miri's been on the move and now she's finding her feet, her freedom, her community and her home, treading lightly all the way.

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 Read reviewThe January Stars

The January Stars

Kate Constable

When twelve-year old Clancy and her fourteen-year-old sister, Tash, visit their Pa at his aged-care facility, they have no idea that the three of them will soon set out on an intrepid adventure.

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Battle Born (Elementals, Book 3)

Battle Born (Elementals, Book 3)

Amie Kaufman

The much-anticipated finale to Amie Kaufman's epic middle-grade trilogy.

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Scary Mary and the Stripe Spell (Monty's Island, Book 1)

Scary Mary and the Stripe Spell (Monty’s Island, Book 1)

Emily Rodda, Lucinda Gifford

On a beautiful island far away, on a sea that ripples with magic, Monty never knows what he might find... Monty, Tawny and friends receive some startling news: Scary Mary and her pirate crew are on their way, looking for a new...

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 Read reviewThe Book of Chance

The Book of Chance

Sue Whiting

Chance is a black-and-white thinker until she realises that sometimes there are shades of grey.

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Otto Tattercoat and the Forest of Lost Things

Otto Tattercoat and the Forest of Lost Things

Matilda Woods

Otto lives in the frozen city of Hodeldorf, where an eternal winter has fallen. When his mother goes missing one morning, he must join forces with the Tattercoats, a gang of brave orphans, to find her. They will journey into a...

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Backyard Birds

Backyard Birds

Helen Milroy

What colourful birds are in our backyards? From laughing kookaburras and prancing mudlarks to dancing willy wagtails and hungry galahs, this picture book is a vibrant adventure discovering the native birds around us.

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 Read reviewI'll Always Be Older Than You

I’ll Always Be Older Than You

Jane Godwin, Sara Acton

A celebration of the bond between siblings from acclaimed author Jane Godwin, with glorious illustrations from Sara Acton.

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The Grumpy Neighbour

The Grumpy Neighbour

Sally Rippin, Aki Fukuoka

Celebrating 10 Years of Billie B Brown in 2020!

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Girls Can Fly

Girls Can Fly

Sally Morgan, Ambelin Kwaymullina

Girls Can Fly is an inspirational, young teen book from award-winning Aboriginal writer and artist Sally Morgan and her equally talented daughter Ambelin.

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The Hat Parade

The Hat Parade

Sally Rippin, Aki Fukuoka

Celebrating 10 Years of Billie B Brown in 2020!

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The Astronaut's Cat

The Astronaut’s Cat

Tohby Riddle

A delightful story that celebrates the wonders of the Moon, the curiosity of cats and the precious beauty of Earth.

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Timmy the Ticked-Off Pony and the Poo of Excitement (Timmy the Ticked-Off Pony, Book 1)

Timmy the Ticked-Off Pony and the Poo of Excitement (Timmy the Ticked-Off Pony, Book 1)

Magda Szubanski, Dean Rankine

Timmy is rude. He's lazy. He's ALWAYS cranky. And he's also one of the most FAMOUS ponies in all the known world! Until one day when...POO HAPPENS. Surely one little poo of excitement can't ruin Timmy's life. Can it?

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Beyond Belief

Beyond Belief

Dee White

Inspired by the true story of Muslims who saved the lives of Jewish children in the Second World War.

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Respect

Respect

Aunty Fay Muir, Sue Lawson, Lisa Kennedy

A tender, thoughtful story reminding us to respect others and respect ourselves. Part of the Our Place series which welcomes children to culture. 

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There's No Such Thing

There’s No Such Thing

Heidi McKinnon

A funny, warm and reassuring story from the internationally acclaimed creator of I Just Ate My Friend and Baz & Benz.

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Vote Weirdo (WeirDo, Book 14)

Vote Weirdo (WeirDo, Book 14)

Anh Do, Jules Faber

Its time to vote! Weir Dos in the running for class captain... but will an EPIC HAIR DISASTER destroy his chances of winning?! It wont be easy... but it will be funny!

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The Honey Bees

The Honey Bees

Sally Rippin, Aki Fukuoka

Celebrating 10 Years of Billie B Brown in 2020!

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The Map of Half Maps (Atticus Van Tasticus, Book 2)

The Map of Half Maps (Atticus Van Tasticus, Book 2)

Andrew Daddo, Stephen Michael King

ATTICUS VAN TASTICUS is back. And this time he means business. Having escaped certain disaster on the high seas, he's on the scent of treasure. Then the call comes from above- 'Ship ahoy, Captain, ship ahoy!' If only it were...

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Aussie Kids: Meet Eve in the Outback

Aussie Kids: Meet Eve in the Outback

Raewyn Caisley, Karen Blair

Hi! I'm Eve. I live at a roadhouse in the Nullarbor. We don't get many visitors. But today my cousin Will is coming. We'll have so much fun!

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Aussie Kids: Meet Katie at the Beach

Aussie Kids: Meet Katie at the Beach

Rebecca Johnson, Lucia Masciullo

Hi! I'm Katie. I have a wobbly tooth that won't come out! But it's not going to spoil my trip to the beach. We're going to eat mangoes and play beach cricket!

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The Wonderful Wisdom of Ants

The Wonderful Wisdom of Ants

Philip Bunting

The answers to lifes biggest questions can be found in the smallest places, once you are ready to look. Get set for an insightful (and hilarious) peek into what we can learn from the world of the ant.

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Counting Our Country

Counting Our Country

Jill Daniels

Counting Our Country is a bilingual counting book from Jill Daniels, an Indigenous artist who lives in SE Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory.

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Cats Do Not Like Birthdays

Cats Do Not Like Birthdays

Nicki Greenberg

Presents! Games! Cake! Everyone loves a party, right? Well, not everyone. And definitely not Kit.

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 Read reviewComing Home to Country

Coming Home to Country

Bronwyn Bancroft

Run to the creek, perch on a rock, slip into clear crystal water. An visual and lyrical depiction of coming home to country from acclaimed author and illustrator Bronwyn Bancroft. Shortlisted for the 2020 YABBA...

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The Champions of the Blade (Paladero, Book 4)

The Champions of the Blade (Paladero, Book 4)

Steven Lochran

Joss, Hero and Drake are prentice paladeros, cowboy-knights that ride dinosaurs and fight to protect their Kingdom. Now, they face the ultimate battle: themselves.

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Slam Your Poetry: Write a Revolution

Slam Your Poetry: Write a Revolution

Miles Merrill, Narcisa Nozica

No props. No music. No costumes. Just you, your words and a mic - you've got two minutes to make the crowd scream your name. Miles Merrill, performance poet and founder of Australian Poetry Slam, and award-winning teacher Narcisa...

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Watch This! (Danny Best, Book 4)

Watch This! (Danny Best, Book 4)

Storer, Vane

For fans of Funny Kid and Weirdo, comes the fourth hilarious book about a legend named Danny Best. Best by name, best by reputation...

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Jane Doe and the Key of All Souls

Jane Doe and the Key of All Souls

Jeremy Lachlan

An unfinished quest. A dying world. A race to save all souls. Get ready for the thrilling follow-up to the award-winning Jane Doe and the Cradle of All Worlds.

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Will the Wonderkid

Will the Wonderkid

Stephanie Owen Reeder

It's December 1914, and young Will Hutchison heads off into the South Australian desert in search of gold with his father, two other explorers and six camels. Their expedition doesn't go according to plan, and finding water...

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 Read reviewAussie Kids: Meet Zoe and Zac at the Zoo

Aussie Kids: Meet Zoe and Zac at the Zoo

Belinda Murrell, David Hardy

Aussie Kids is an exciting new series for emerging readers 6-8 years.

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Ninja Bandicoots and Turbo-Charged Wombats

Ninja Bandicoots and Turbo-Charged Wombats

Hazel Flynn

Why does each koala in a zoo need 1000 trees? How do you check a Tree-kangaroo's pouch for joeys? Why is a wombat's poo square-shaped? And how do dogs help look after 'extinct' bandicoots?

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Aussie Kids: Meet Taj at the Lighthouse

Aussie Kids: Meet Taj at the Lighthouse

Maxine Beneba Clark, Nicki Greenberg

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What's Out There?

What’s Out There?

Nicole Stewart

A colourful picture book that every Australian child should have in their collection.

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The Besties to the Rescue

The Besties to the Rescue

Felice Arena, Tom Jellett

Oliver and Ruby have been besties forever...

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How to Make Friends (Edie's Experiments, Book 1)

How to Make Friends (Edie’s Experiments, Book 1)

Charlotte Barkla, Sandy Flett

I'm Edie and I love science. So I when I started at a new school, I decided it could be one giant experiment.

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 Read reviewTake Off! (Evie and Pog, Book 1)

Take Off! (Evie and Pog, Book 1)

Tania McCartney, Cecelia Ramsdale

In the bestselling tradition of Ella and Olivia, comes the first book in a new series for early readers about best friends, Evie and Pog.

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