New Australian young adult books

 Read reviewThis is How We Change the Ending

This is How We Change the Ending

Vikki Wakefield

A gritty, ultimately triumphant novel from one of Australia's most loved YA writers, the author of award-winning Friday Brown

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 Read reviewMonuments

Monuments

Will Kostakis

Monuments is the first book in an exciting new duology from YA star, Will Kostakis.

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 Read reviewThe Surprising Power of a Good Dumpling

The Surprising Power of a Good Dumpling

Wai Chim

A novel about growing up in a migrant Asian family with a mother who is suffering from mental illness from the highly commended author of Freedom Swimmer

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My Father's Shadow

My Father’s Shadow

Jannali Jones

Jannali Jones has crafted a thrilling story for readers 16 and up which stays on the edge right to the end.

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 Read reviewIt Sounded Better in My Head

It Sounded Better in My Head

Nina Kenwood

From a debut Melbourne writer comes the big-hearted romantic comedy of the year, an addictive and joyful celebration of the awkward teen in all of us.

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Take the Shot

Take the Shot

Sue White

A hilarious book about basketball, friendship, growing up, family drama and a rare genetic disorder called Marfan Syndrome, written by debut author and clinical geneticist Sue White.

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Rogue: The Vault Book 2

Rogue: The Vault Book 2

A. J. Betts

The thrilling sequel to Hive from award-winning and bestselling author A.J. Betts.

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Kindred: 12 Queer #LoveOzYA Stories

Kindred: 12 Queer #LoveOzYA Stories

Michael Earp, Jax Jacki Brown, Claire G. Coleman, Benjamin Law, Christos Tsiolkas

A ground-breaking collection of YA short stories by 12 of Australia's finest writers from the LGBTQIA+ community. What does it mean to be queer? 

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 Read reviewI Am Change

I Am Change

Suzy Zail

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 Read reviewEverywhere Everything Everyone

Everywhere Everything Everyone

Katy Warner

A vivid, captivating contemporary YA novel about the power of resistance, from a stunning Australian debut author. Perfect for fans of The Handmaid's Tale and Z for Zachariah.

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 Read reviewThe Last Balfour

The Last Balfour

Cait Duggan

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Graveyard Shift in Ghost Town

Graveyard Shift in Ghost Town

Michael Pryor

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Dev1at3 (Lifel1k3, Book 2)

Dev1at3 (Lifel1k3, Book 2)

Jay Kristoff

The explosive sequel to LIFEL1K3 that 'reads like a crazed mash up of Blade Runner, Paradise Lost, X-Men, Mad Max and everything in between' from the author of the Nevernight Chronicles and co-author of the New York Times...

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 Read reviewImpossible Music

Impossible Music

Sean Williams

In an emotionally compelling tale crackling with originality, when a teen musician goes deaf, his quest to create an entirely new form of music brings him to a deeper understanding of his relationship to the hearing world, of...

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How it Feels to Float

How it Feels to Float

Helena Fox

A stunning, profound, deeply hopeful portrayal of living with mental illness and grief, from an exceptional new voice in YA. 

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Land Of Fences

Land Of Fences

Mark Smith

The gripping final instalment of the highly acclaimed Winter trilogy from the winner of the Indie Book Award for Young Adults

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When the Ground is Hard

When the Ground is Hard

Malla Nunn

In this stunning and heartrending tale set in a Swaziland boarding school, two girls of different castes bond over a shared copy of Jane Eyre.

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Mindcull

Mindcull

K.H. Canobi

Who can you trust when nothing is as real as virtual reality?

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Devil's Ballast

Devil’s Ballast

Meg Caddy

A cutthroat and daring new YA release, featuring one of history's greatest anti-heroines.

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 Read reviewPromise Me Happy

Promise Me Happy

Robert Newton

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 Read reviewRiver Stone

River Stone

Rachel Hennessy

A story of confused love, difficult friendships and clumsy attempts at heroism

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Prisoncorp (Orphancorp Trilogy, Book 3)

Prisoncorp (Orphancorp Trilogy, Book 3)

Marlee Jane Ward

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 Special priceThe Secret Runners of New York

The Secret Runners of New York

Matthew Reilly

A new city, a secret club and the end of the world - the new thriller from no.1 bestselling author Matthew Reilly.

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 Read reviewAurora Rising (The Aurora Cycle 1)

Aurora Rising (The Aurora Cycle 1)

Amie Kaufman, Jay Kristoff

From the New York Times and internationally bestselling authors of The Illuminae Files comes a new science fiction epic . . .

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 Read reviewShauna's Great Expectations

Shauna’s Great Expectations

Kathleen Loughnan

A fresh and compelling novel about an Aboriginal scholarship student and her surprising final year of school. 

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 Read reviewWhat I Like About Me

What I Like About Me

Jenna Guillaume

Maisie Martin is a clever, shy, funny, confused 16-year-old. She's ready for the summer of her life. Until everything starts going wrong...

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Four Dead Queens

Four Dead Queens

Astrid Scholte

Keralie is the best pickpocket in all of the kingdoms of Quadara, but when she steals a comm disk and realizes a royal murder plot is afoot, she must learn who to trust and fast.

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Making Friends With Alice Dyson

Making Friends With Alice Dyson

Poppy Nwosu

Alice knows exactly how she'll be spending her final year of high school: with her head down, concentrating on textbooks and homework. Until an encounter with the school's most notorious troublemaker derails her plans, turning her...

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Love Lie Repeat

Love Lie Repeat

Catherine Greer

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Underdog: #LoveOZYA Short Stories

Underdog: #LoveOZYA Short Stories

Tobias Madden

#LoveOzYA celebrates the best of new Australian writing for teenage readers. It has grown from a humble hashtag into a movement, reflecting the important role young-adult fiction plays in shaping our current generation of readers....

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Vardaesia

Vardaesia

Lynette Noni

Vardaesia is the final book in the best-selling and critically acclaimed Medoran Chronicles.

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 Read reviewHighway Bodies

Highway Bodies

Alison Evans

Highway Bodies is a unique zombie apocalypse story featuring a range of queer and gender non-conforming teens who have lost their families and friends and can only rely upon each other.

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 Read reviewMisrule

Misrule

Jodi McAlister

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 Read reviewThe Honeyman and the Hunter

The Honeyman and the Hunter

Neil Grant

A wonderfully compelling tale of belonging and loss, of saltwater and mangroves, of migration and accepting change; a story of decisions that, once made, break through family histories like a cyclone swell.

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 Read reviewGood Selfie: Tips and Tools for Teens to Nail Life

Good Selfie: Tips and Tools for Teens to Nail Life

Turia Pitt, Freda Chiu

Good Selfie contains simple strategies to help kids and teens build self-confidence, get through hard times and go after massive goals. It's real, straight-talking and funny (if I do say so myself!). I can't wait for you to get...

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 Read reviewThe Boy Who Steals Houses

The Boy Who Steals Houses

C.G. Drews

Can two broken boys find their perfect home? By turns heartbreaking and heartwarming, this is a gorgeously told, powerful story.

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Rise: The Sam Thaiday Story (Young Readers' Edition)

Rise: The Sam Thaiday Story (Young Readers' Edition)

Sam Thaiday, James Colley

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Tilly Maguire and the Royal Wedding Mess

Tilly Maguire and the Royal Wedding Mess

Emma Grey

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Growing Up Muslim in Australia

Growing Up Muslim in Australia

Demet Divaroren, Amra Pajalic

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