New Releases

  • On a Small Island

    by Kyle Hughes-Odgers

    On a small island, in a gigantic sea, lives Ari.

    Ari longs for the large ships to stop at his island, he longs to see remarkable things and to have interesting friends.
    On a small island, in a gigantic sea, Ari has an idea.

    A dazzling idea. An irresistible idea… Read more »

    Price $24.99 Add to cart

  • Swimming to the Moon

    by Robert Drewe

    From a floury encounter on a baker’s work table to the art of sitting backwards on chairs, from budgie training to spontaneous human combustion, this collection showcases the non-fiction writing of one of Australia’s best-loved authors.

    These pieces encompass suburban portraits and coastal living, affectionate nostalgia and the absurdity of…Read more »

    Price $29.99 Add to cart

  • Waarda series for young readers: Lucky Thamu

    by Cheryl Kickett-Tucker & Jaylon Tucker

    It’s the school holidays and Eli is off to visit his Thamu. They’re going camping and prospecting too. Eli loves listening to Thamu’s stories and learning about country. Thamu knows lots about everything. But does he know where to find gold, and will Eli strike it lucky? Read more »

    Price $9.99 Add to cart

  • The Break

    by Deb Fitzpatrick

    The south-west coast is the kind of place people escape to. Unless you have lived there all your life, in which case, you long to get away.

    Rosie and Cray chuck in their city jobs for Margaret River while Liza, Ferg and Sam have been there forever, working the family farm. Under pressure from developers the families unite against change. But when…Read more »

    Price $24.99 Add to cart

  • The Last Viking Returns

    by Norman Jorgensen with illustrations by James Foley

    Josh is as brave as a Viking warrior. And not much can scare a Viking. But when the two littlest Vikings go berserk, Josh, Grandpa and Viking World are all in for a rocky ride.

    Don’t miss the sequel to the best-selling The Last Viking. Read more »

    Price $24.99 Add to cart

  • Crashing Down

    by Kate McCaffrey

    Lucy is in Year 12 and under pressure to succeed. The last thing she needs now is an intense boyfriend. Breaking up with Carl feels like the only way to keep her dreams on track.

    But good decisions can have bad consequences.

    And leaving Carl is going to be a whole lot harder than Lucy could ever have imagined Read more »

    Price $19.99 Add to cart

  • Riddle Gully Runaway

    by Jen Banyard

    When junior reporter Pollo implicates the Mayor’s nephew in a spate of local robberies, she sets in train a series of mishaps that only she, her friend Will and her faithful sheep sidekick Shorn Connery can set to rights. Read more »

    Price $14.99 Add to cart

  • Sweet One

    by Peter Docker

    Selling fast: grab a copy from your local bookstore or online. A reprint is currently underway for September.

    ‘This extraordinary novel combines the grip and pull of a good thriller with the complexity, intelligence and passion of a writer with plenty to say and exceptional talent to say it.’
    Sydney Morning Herald / The Age / Canberra Times

    ‘Docker…Read more »

    Price $29.99 Add to cart

  • How I became the Mr Big of People Smuggling

    by Martin Chambers

    ‘… this book is fast-moving and engaging crime fiction which introduces serious questions about the potential for exploitation among people desperate to settle in Australia.’ The West Australian

    Nick Smart is fresh out of school, a wet-behind-the-ears jackaroo on a gap yearRead more »

    Price $27.99 Add to cart

  • Remembered by Heart

    by Sally Morgan

    ‘You can’t change the past, but you can live a different future.’ Bronwyn Bancroft

    ‘These stories are powerful: sharing pain, humour, grief, hope and pride. Pride in family, community and survival. Pride in being Aboriginal.’ Sally Morgan

    From life in the desert to growing up on a mission, enduring devastating policies in the 1930s to bravely…Read more »

    Price $17.99 Add to cart

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