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 Aust Fiction

Reading Level:1 Fiction

Pearl remembers Nell's feet stretched towards the campfires on the beach, her fourth toe curled in and nestled against the middle toe like a small prawn. They all have a curled fourth toe - Diana, Lucy, Pearl. When Pearl's grandmother Nell dies unexpectedly, Pearl and her ... read more

Heart of the Grass Tree is a remarkably assured debut that announces Molly as a significant new Australian literary talent. The novel, which evokes Kangaroo Island with vivid intensity, draws on the early history of the island to show how the past informs everything that f... read more

Heart of the Grass Tree
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 Aust Fiction

Awards:Winner ABIA Book of the Year 2019 Winner ABIA Literary Fiction Book of the Year 2019 Winner Matt Richell New Writer of the Year 2019 Winner Audio Book of the Year 2019 Winner UTS Glenda Adams Award for New Writing - NSW Premier's Awards 2019 Winner Debut Fiction Australian Indie Awards 2019 Winner Book of the Year Australian Indie Awards 2019

An utterly wonderful debut novel of love, crime, magic, fate and a boy's coming of age, set in 1980s Australia and infused with the originality, charm, pat... read more

Boy Swallows Universe (Indie Book & Debut Fiction Winner 2019)
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 Aust Fiction

Let me tell you about our brother. The fourth Dunbar boy named Clay. Everything happened to him. We were all of us changed through him. The Dunbar boys bring each other up in a house run by their own rules. A family of ramshackle tragedy - their mother is dead, their father has fle... read more

Bridge of Clay
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 Aust Fiction

Reading Level:1

A compulsive, note-perfect debut for fans of The Virgin Suicides and Picnic at Hanging Rock 'We lost all three girls that summer. Let them slip away like the words of some half-remembered song and when one came back, she wasn't the one we were trying to... read more

The Van Apfel Girls are Gone by Felicity McLean
Set in 1992, a palpable endless Australian summer, three sisters disappear during a school concert. This beautifully paced atmospheric novel is narrated by 11 yr old Tikka, an endearing character who is witness to m... read more

The Van Apfel Girls Are Gone
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 Aust Fiction

Clem Whelan's got a problem: trapped in the suburbs in the Sunnyboy summer of 1984 he has to decide what to do with his life. Matriculation? He's more than able, but not remotely interested. Become a writer? His failed lawyer neighbour Peter encourages him, but maybe it's j... read more

This Excellent Machine
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 Aust Fiction

Series:1920 Sydney ; Richelle Prize ;
Reading Level:1 Fiction

A story about art, murder, and making your place in history. Whatever it was that drew me to Muriel, it wasn't her charm. In 1992, morning sickness drives Jane to pre-dawn walks of her neighbourhood where she meets an unfriendly woman who sprays her with a hose as she passes... read more

The Artist's Portrait
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Ellen Williams needs to disappear. Her bright career as an international jockey is washed away as she's implicated in a horse doping scam-one of the worst crimes in the racing world. Humiliated, alone, and on the ru... read more

Racing Time - Ellen Williams Runs for the Outback to Escape Her Disintegrating Life
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Category:

 Aust Fiction

Reading Level:1 Fiction

By the winner of the Victorian Premier's Literary Award for Fiction, 2018.
Since her sister died, Meg has been on her own. She doesn't mind, not really--not with Atticus, her African grey parrot, to keep her company--but after her house is broken into by a knife-wielding... read more

Room for a Stranger
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 Aust Fiction

Reading Level:1

THE NEW NOVEL FROM THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED, BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF WIMMERA.An urban crime novel that slowly and masterfully hooks you in... then shocks with the horrific crime and the dread that the characters you care about aren't going to make it out alive.'It's funny how quick it happe... read more

The Rip
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Category:

 Aust Fiction

Reading Level:1 Fiction

A stunning literary novel from the author of the Stella Prize shortlisted Hope Farm. There was a house on a hill in the city and it was full of us, our family, but then it began to empty. We fell out. We made a mess. We draped ourselves in blame and disappointment and lurched around, bump... read more

Staff Review
From the incandescent opening pages, this story draws the reader into the landscape of the island where the novel unfolds, but also into the heart of a family grappling with tragedy. When fifteen-year-old Anna disappears, her family members unravel in their own separate ... read more

Islands
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 Aust Fiction

Reading Level:1 Fiction

Suspense and family secrets surround a pair of estranged siblings in a compelling debut thriller. She knew she should talk to him. But what could she say? Once there had been blame to apportion, rage to hurl. Now she no longer had a sense of that. Who knew what the facts of them being... read more

Life Before
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 Aust Fiction

She is the one I really want; that wandering spirit, the woman who gave birth to my grandfather and could not let him go, even when he had separated himself from her, from the land of his birth, and from all that he had known.It's a long way from a small southern German village ... read more

In Search of Anna
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