What is magic? What is illusion? What is real? Step into the extraordinary world of Sam Khaan, who has just discovered a witch doctor's notebook in her attic. Convinced that it belongs to her long-lost father - the son of a witch doctor - she sets out on a journey to discover the answers to these questions. In her encounters ... read more
Sometimes, when it comes to fighting evil, one genius just isn't enough. Cadel Piggott's been having a hard time since he chose to be good rather than evil. He doesn't know where he was born. He doesn't know who his father is. And he's under constant threat from Prosper English - the criminal mastermind he helped to put in ga... read more
|Series:||Ranger's Apprentice S.|
In a desolate northern fief, where can Will find the fighting men he needs to overcome the traitorous Sir Keren and his band of criminals? Across the border, the fierce Scottish tribesmen are waiting for the signal that Castle Macindaw is in friendly hands, and the way is clear to mount a full-scale attack. Time is running o... read more
|Series:||World of Adventure Trio|
In the three stories ? Escape from Fire Mountain, Hook ?Em, Snotty! and Danger on Midnight River ? the characters meet danger at every turn in the great outdoors and learn to face their fears head on. From a forest fire to a raging river to a scary bull named Diablo, the action doesn?t stop.
A chilling tale of love and art in Venice by award-winning Australian author Garry Disher. This is Disher
The year is 1988 in Gaza City, and it has been a month since eleven-year-old Malaak's father left to seek work in Israel, only to disappear. Every day Malaak climbs to the roof and waits, speaking little to anyone, preferring the company of the little bird she has tamed. But her twelve-year-old brother, Hamid, has a different... read more
The recent attack on St. Vladimir's Academy devastated the entire Moroi world. Many are dead. And, for the few victims carried off by Strigoi, their fates are even worse. A rare tattoo now adorns Rose's neck; a mark that says she's killed far too many Strigoi to count. But only one victim matters - Dimitri Belikov. Rose must ... read more
|Author:||Andy McNab and Robert Rigby|
Danny and Elena are now working for the Firm, desperately attempting to track down the vengeance-seeking Black Star before more 'Angels of Death' suicide bombers are despatched. Elena is the key to discovering the bomb-master's whereabouts as she has already made Deep Web contact. The plan is simple - locate Black Star and ki... read more
One minute, the teacher was there, the next, he was gone. There. Gone. In the blink of an eye all the adults disappear in a small town in southern California and no one knows why. When life as you know it ends at 15, everything changes. Cut off from the outside world, those that are left are trapped. Chaos rules. First a car... read more
When Naomi tries to piece back the fragments of the last three and a half years of her life, she discovers a lot. She has a boyfriend but can't remember him, her mother and father are divorced, and she has forgotten that she is supposed to hate her mother. She also has a group of friends which simply doesn't seem that attract... read more
|Author:||Barry Louis Polisar|
The Story of the Amistad Rebellion
A personal face is given to the remarkable true tale of Sengbe Pieh, the African man captured by slavers who led the Amistad slave rebellion at sea. The struggle is explored from the main character
I heard a gentle, kind voice: What is your confession, my child? I was stuffed. The Priest would declare me a heretic; my parents would call me a traitor, and Mrs Piogarni would give me detention. I'm Muslim, I whispered. It's hard enough being cool. Try wearing a veil on your head and practising the bum's up position at lunchtime.
It's the start of a new school term and trouble's already brewing for one disaster-prone princess. On top of Mrs Martinez daring to suggest that Mia's not ready for Advanced Creative Writing, Grandmere is being booted out of the Plaza during renovations. Can any other hotel in the world live up to Grandmere's standards? As if... read more
|Series:||Cutting it S.|
Sinead, Frankie and Marina meet at their first life-drawing class and are soon firm friends and flat-sharers. Fashion and design college is all that they ever imagined - but with more available men. And two of the foxiest live right across the street from them... But while Frankie's only thinking friends with photography ... read more
A state of being where all one can think of is getting back onto the waves. Ella's world is turned upside down when her family moves interstate, leaving behind her best friend, boyfriend and dance school.
Charlie's world has become a nightmare...
Unable to remember the last year of his life, Charlie is faced with the horror of being accused of murdering his best friend and being involved in a terrorist plot. Now he must dodge both the cops and a terrorist organisation to make his way home and clear his name...
A thrilling tale of adventure, romance, and one girl's unyielding courage through the darkest of nightmares. Epidemics, floods, droughts--for sixteen-year-old Lucy, the end of the world came and went, taking 99% of the population with it. As the weather continues to rage out of control, and Sweepers clean the streets of plagu... read more
<p>A magical romance blossoms in the follow-up to WINGS, the bestselling novel described by Stephenie Meyer as "a remarkable debut". "I can't just storm in and proclaim my intentions. I can't 'steal' you away. I just have to wait, and hope that someday you'll ask," Tamani said. "And if I don't?" Laurel asked, her voice ... read more
How do you escape when you can't see the way out? Sixteen-year-old Cheyenne Wilder is sleeping in the back of a car while her mother fills her prescription. Before Cheyenne realizes what has happened, the car is being stolen from the car park. Cheyenne is not only sick with pneumonia - she is also blind. Griffin, the teenage ... read more
It's the end of the world. Six students have taken cover in Cortege High but shelter is little comfort when the dead outside won't stop pounding on the doors. One bite is all it takes to kill a person and bring them back as a monstrous version of their former self. To Sloane Price, that doesn't sound so bad. Six months ago, h... read more