This New York Timesbestseller has sold over 50 million copies worldwide, including over 200,000 copies in Australia. Louise?s key message in this powerful work is- "If we are willing to do the mental work, almost anything can be he... read more

You Can Heal Your Life (30th Anniversary Edition)

Category:

 History & Places

Series:You Wouldn't Want to Be... Ser.

You are Tutankhamun, ruler of Egypt for a brief but turbulent period. You oversaw a national change in religion and then died mysteriously at only 19 years old. Since your body was first examined experts have been unable to agree how you died, and you have be... read more

You Wouldn't Want to Be Tutankhamun!

Category:

 History & Places

Series:You Wouldn't Want to Be... Ser.

This engaging information book tells the story of the American astronauts who set out on the voyage of a lifetime in 1970 to land on the moon. After months of practise, they blasted off from Earth to the cheers of bystanders, but things took a turn for the... read more

You Wouldn't Want to Be on Apollo XIII!

Category:

 History

Series:You Wouldn't Want to be...

You are the son of a senior servant living in England in the 1400s. Instead of following in your father's footsteps and becoming a servant, you'd much rather become a knight! During your training, you will discover the tools of the trade, such as your armour, ... read more

You Wouldn't Want to be a Medieval Knight!

Category:

 History & Places

Series:You Wouldn't Want to be...

As an ancient Egyptian, your body is being prepared for the afterlife. But it's fairly disgusting business, and you can't be sure that you will always be treated with respect. This title in the popular You Wouldn't Want to Be series features full-colour... read more

You Wouldn't Want to be an Egyptian Mummy!

Category:

 History

Series:You Wouldn't Want to be...

It's August 1914. You are 16-year-old Tommy Atkins, living in London. Set against a backdrop of the war just broken out in Europe, find out what your life was like after joining up and being sent to the trenches. From sharing your bed with rats ... read more

You Wouldn't Want to be in the Trenches in World War One!

Category:

 BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour)

Reading Level:Eve Pownall Award
Awards:Shortlisted Indie Awards - 2020 CBCA 2020 Shortlist:The Eve Pownall Award for Information Books

Bruce Pascoe has collected a swathe of literary awards for Dark Emu and now he has brought together the research and compelling first person accounts in a book for younger readers. Using the accounts of early European explorers, colonists and farmers, Bruce Pasc... read more

Young Dark Emu: A Truer History (HB)

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 Picture Books

In this fun twist on an old favourite, Young MacDonald's vivid imagination transforms an otherwise ordinary day on the farm into his grandest adventure yet...

Young MacDonald

Category:

 Biography & Memoir

Reading Level:3 Biography
Awards:Shortlisted Indie Awards 2020

ARIA Award-winning singer and actress Clare Bowditch confronts her inner critic in this no-holds-barred memoir. This is the story I promised myself, aged twenty-one, that I would one day be brave enough - and well enough - to write. Clare Bowditch has always had a kn... read more

Your Own Kind of Girl

Category:

 Early Readers

"This is a story made from pieces of all the dreams that you had when you were asleep, but then forgot when you woke up." Hello! You are reading this in order to determine whether or not this book will be of interest to you! Well, congratulations, you obviously have fabu... read more

Zeb and the Great Ruckus

Category:

 Fiction

A secret spans five generations from Cornwall to Australia. Who was Zenna Dare? When Jenefer moves to the old family home in country Kapunda, she uncovers a secret from the past. What sort of life did Gweniver, her great-great-great-grandmother, lead? And what connection did she have to ... read more

Zenna Dare

Category:

 Science

Series:Small Friends Books

With her home under threat from a warming ocean, Zobi, a brave rhizobia bacterium, teams up with a family of slow but steady zoox (zooxanthellae). As the coral bleaches, everyone begins to starve... Can Zobi and the zoox work together to save ... read more

Zobi and the Zoox: A Story of Coral Bleaching