|Awards:||Shortlisted CBCA Book of the Year: Younger Readers 2019|
Shortlisted for the 2017 Text Prize Today would have been an ordinary Saturday, except that two things happened: 1) The peacocks escaped and 2) I started writing this story. Dad says if you want to write a story you should start by choosing a topic that you know a lot abo... read more
ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN IN THE MAGIC BOOKSHOP
... On rainy afternoons, when it's too wet to play outside after school, Ben goes to his grandfather's bookshop. But with secret doors and passages, and tigers under the floorboards, there's much more going on than Ben could... read more
From bestselling and award-winning author and illustrator Brown comes a heartwarming and action-packed sequel to his "New York Times" bestseller "The Wild Robot, " about what happens when nature and technology collide.
|Author:||Ambelin Kwaymullina; Ezekiel Kwaymullina|
|Awards:||Shortlisted ABIA Book of the Year for Older Children - 2019|
An extraordinary thriller, told from the perspective of two Aboriginal protagonists, which weaves together themes of grief, colonial history, violence, love and family.
Nothing's been the same for Beth Teller since she died.
Her dad, a detective, is the only one w... read more
Ludo helps other people. It's how he was brought up. When Dad is elected to Federal Parliament, Ludo grabs the chance to make Australia an even better place. But he soon discovers it's not the homeless of the national capital who most need his help - it's the rich and powerful.
From the author of To the Lighthouse comes a new adventure for young readers about falling in love with the bush, and with hiking and being in the wild. It's about disconnecting from technology and discovering yourself. Harry's perfect life was straying way off-track. He looked p... read more
Eddy is feeling sad and so is the Bear. They both wish they had a friend to talk to. All they've got are their teddies, and teddies can't talk. Or can they? A great first look at friendship and feelings from master picture book maker, Jez Alborough.
Difference is everywhere, just look and see. This whole-wide-big-world is wondrous-unique.
A beautiful children's picture book about diversity and our wonderful world from award-winning author Maxine Beneba Clarke and illustrator Isobel Knowles.
|Series:||The Girl, the Dog and the Writer|
|Awards:||2018 Australian Book Industry Awards -- Longlisted 2018 CBCA Book of the Year Awards -- Notable|
'FANS OF ... JACQUELINE HARVEY WILL LOVE THIS BOOK' -- Kids Book Review on The Girl, the Dog and the Writer in Rome When Freja and Tobias arrive in Claviers, Provence, it feels like home. The hilltop village is ... read more
Ever wonder why pigeons always act so weird? It's because they're out there chasing the bad guys and saving your butts! The REAL PIGEONS aren't just an awesome squad of crime fighters who protect the city. They're also REAL FRIENDS. But with a derang... read more
|Series:||Lonely Planet Kids|
It's hard to believe that you could change the world, but it's true! We'll show you loads of awesome ways to help out family, friends, yourself and the planet - and show how you're never too young to make a big difference. Includes random acts of kindness, craft ... read more
The crowd cheers. Lights flash.
I sing into the microphone at the top of my lungs.
I'm rocking this song!
My name's Charlotte, but you can call me Lottie. I'm a pop singer.
At least, that's my thing this week.
Charlotte ... read more