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 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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Category:

 General Fiction

What he experienced that day wasn't life-changing . . . It was life-making. Tomura is startled by the hypnotic sound of a piano being tuned in his school. It seeps into his soul and transports him to the forests, dark and gleaming, that surround his beloved moun... read more

The Forest of Wool and Steel
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Category:

 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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Category:

 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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Category:

 General Fiction

A New York Times Notable Book and Times Critics' Top Books of 2018.
From one of our boldest, most celebrated new literary voices, a novel about a young woman's efforts to duck the ills of the world by embarking on an extended hibernation with the help of... read more

My Year of Rest and Relaxation
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Category:

 General Fiction

Reading Level:1 Fiction

A moving and thought-provoking novel from literary rising star Julie Cohen, about one life, lived twice. How different can it be?
'Elegant, thoughtful and powerful' Daisy Buchanan
'Hugely original and heartbreakingly real' Rosie Walsh
*****
ONE LIFE. LIV... read more

Staff review
A baby is born, many novels would treat this one act as an inspiration of the story to come. In Julie Cohen’s novel the inspiration is shared, one baby is born on that one day but we then witness the two lives that the baby will live dependent on if it is Loui... read more

Louis & Louise
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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:

 Crime

Awards:ABIA Awards General Fiction Book of the Year 2019

 ‘Her name is Sammy Went. This photo was taken on her second birthday. Three days later she was gone.’
On a break between teaching photography classes in Melbourne, Kim Leamy is approached by a stranger investigating the disappearance of a little girl from he... read more

The Nowhere Child
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Category:

 General Fiction

From the award-winning author of Grief is the Thing with Feathers comes a dark, playful, propulsive novel about an ethereal young boy who attracts the attention of a mythical, menacing force.   There's a village an hour from London. It's no different from many others today: one p... read more

Lanny, just Porter’s second novel, marks him as one of the most fearless and exciting contemporary voices in fiction. In the hands of a less skilled writer, Lanny’s polyphony of voices and perspectives could be confusing but his skill in bringing them together is nothing short of brea... read more

Lanny
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Category:

 General Fiction

Reading Level:very good

In an unnamed city, middle sister stands out for the wrong reasons. She reads while walking, for one. And she has been taking French night classes downtown. So when a local paramilitary known as the milkman begins pursuing her, she suddenly becomes "interesting," the last thing she... read more

Milkman
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Category:

 General Fiction

From the creator of Hannibal Lecter and The Silence of the Lambs comes a story of evil, greed and the consequences of dark obsession. Twenty-five million dollars in cartel gold lies hidden beneath a mansion on the Miami Beach waterfront. Ruthless men have tracked it for years. Leadin... read more

Cari Mora
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