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 Aust Fiction

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, pathos, and heart of Extremely Loud and ... read more

Boy Swallows Universe
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Category:

 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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Category:

 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
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 Aust Fiction

Series:Don Tillman Ser.
Reading Level:1 Fiction

I was standing on one leg shucking oysters when the problems began...'
Don and Rosie are back in Melbourne after a decade in New York, and they're about to face their most important project. Their son, Hudson, is having trouble at school- his teachers say he isn't f... read more

The Rosie Result  (Rosie #3)
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Available Stock: 14

Category:

 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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Available Stock: 10

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... 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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Category:

 Aust Fiction

In one terrible moment Jaxie Clackton's life is stripped to little more than what he can carry and how he can keep himself alive. There's just one person left in the world who understands him and... read more

The Shepherd's Hut
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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:2 Crime

The man lay still in the centre of a dusty grave under a monstrous sky. Two brothers meet at the border of their vast cattle properties under the unrelenting sun of outback Queensland. They are at the stockman's grave, a landmark so old, no one can remember who is buried there. But t... read more

The Lost Man
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Category:

 Aust Fiction

A young man named Levi McAllister decides to build a coffin for his 23-year-old sister, Charlotte"who promptly runs for her life. A water rat swims upriver in quest of the cloud god. A fisherman named Karl hunts for tuna in partnership with a seal. And a father takes form from fire. A tale... read more

A BOOK WE LOVED : This book took me to places in my reading I hadn’t been to in years. Full of magical realism and wondrous descriptions of the Tasmanian wilderness, Flames is an amazing and singular work of imagination. While it touches on universal themes of love, loss and grief, Arnott’... read more

Flames
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Available Stock: 6

Category:

 Aust Fiction

Reading Level:1 Fiction

1797. On a beach not far from the isolated settlement of Sydney, a fishing boat picks up three shipwreck survivors, distressed and terribly injured. They have walked hundreds of miles across a landscape whose features - and inhabitants-they have no way of comprehending. They have los... read more

Preservation
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Available Stock: 6

Category:

 Aust Fiction

Reading Level:1 Fiction

A dangerous man moves in with a mother and her two adolescent children. The man runs an unlicensed mechanic's workshop at the back of their property. The girl resists the man with silence, and finally with sabotage. She fights him at the place where she believes his heart lives - in... read more

Staff Review
Exploded View, the follow-up to the Stella Prize-winning Mateship with Birds, is brilliant, unique and disturbing in equal measures. A story of a family in crisis, Tiffany's terse prose conveys the urgency with which the unnamed narrator lives her life. Trapped , l... read more

Exploded View
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