Young Adult posts

Our children’s and YA top ten bestsellers of the week

Girl Stuff for Girls Aged 8-12 by Kaz Cooke Unleashed (The Adventures of Dog Man Book 2) by Dav Pilkey Dog Man (The Adventures of Dog Man Book 1) by Dav Pilkey Australian Animals by Alphaprints Ada Twist, Scientist by Andrea Beaty and David Roberts Pax by Sara Pennypacker and Jon Klassen Lion by Saroo Brierley (Young Readers' Edition) Salty Dog by Gloria Rand and Ted Rand The Tales of Beedle the

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Summer highlights in kids' and young adult books

by Leanne Hall

This summer, we’ve been busy reading in parks, on beaches, and in the frozen food aisle of our local supermarket. We’ve come across some great picture books for nervous new Preps, adored Raina Telgemaier’s new spin on Ann M. Martin’s The Babysitter’s Club series, and slipped into a seriously psychedelic adventure for tweens. SUMMER PICKS IN PICTURE BOOKS

Anyone who has ever been the owner…

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Our children’s and YA top ten bestsellers of the week

Girl Stuff for Girls Aged 8-12 by Kaz Cooke Unleashed (The Adventures of Dog Man Book 2) by Dav Pilkey The Midnight Gang by David Walliams and Tony Ross Double Down (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 11) by Jeff Kinney In My Heart by Jo Witek and Christine Roussey Danger Ahead (Friday Barnes Book 6) by R.A. Spratt Wormwood Mire (A Stella Montgomery Intrigue) by Judith Rossell We Found a Hat by Jon Klass…

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Our children’s and YA top ten bestsellers of the week

The Midnight Gang by David Walliams and Tony Ross Lots by Marc Martin Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (the original screenplay) by J.K. Rowling A Most Magical Girl by Karen Foxlee Wormwood Mire (A Stella Montgomery Intrigue) by Judith Rossell Ruby Red Shoes Goes to London by Kate Knapp The Call by Peadar Ó Guilín Withering-By-Sea (A Stella Montgomery Intrigue) by Judith Rossell Hotdog (B…

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Our children’s and YA top ten bestsellers of the week

The Midnight Gang by David Walliams and Tony Ross Lots by Marc Martin Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (the original screenplay) by J.K. Rowling Ruby Red Shoes Goes to London by Kate Knapp Double Down (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 11) by Jeff Kinney A Most Magical Girl by Karen Foxlee Pig the Elf by Aaron Blabey Withering-By-Sea by Judith Rossell Wormwood Mire (A Stella Montgomery Intrigue) …

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Exciting YA books to look out for in 2017

Earlier this week we attended the Centre for Youth Literature’s YA Showcase for 2017. At this fantastic annual event, a host of different publishers share the most exciting new releases for teen readers coming out next year.

Here’s a round-up of some of the biggest, buzziest books from the night…

Carve the Mark by Veronica Roth – The first book of a brand-new sci-fi and fantasy series from the…

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The best crossover YA reads of 2016

Whether you’re an adult-aged reader who loves YA, or a teen-aged reader ready to tackle stories pitched for adults. Here are some of our favourite ‘crossover’ releases from the last year. Recommended YA books for discerning adults

These reads – romance, horror, sci-fi, fantasy, high school politics, real world politics, and more – hooked us from page one. Read them to get swept up in the st

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