Illuminae Files

A mind-blowing trilogy by two awesome Australian authors, the Illuminae Files is a story of epic proportions, featuring a kick-butt ensemble of ...

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The Witch's Boy by Kelly Barnhill

This is a darkly enchanting tale; full of redemption, bravery, friendship and magic. And although aimed at a younger audience, Kelly Barnhill&rs...

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My Name Is Leon by Kit de Waal

I fell in love with this thought provoking novel from the very first page.  The story is told through the eyes of keenly observant, Leon, a...

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Grief Is the Thing With Feathers

All good short stories have to pack a punch, but this particular one hit me straight in the guts and I am still recovering from it a month after...

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Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

Well this was a surprise read! Juliette hasn't touched anyone in years – if she does, they'll die. The Reestablishment has kept he...

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A Thousand Pieces of You by Claudia Gray

If you are after a book that will keep you on the edge of your seat, look no further. This entire series is full of twists and turns that you wo...

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Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

The first book in a new fantasy series and debut from Adeyemi, "Children of Blood and Bone," is a unique story that follows complex ch...

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The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah

This novel is a beautifully written, powerful, tense and atmospheric family saga set in the wilds of Alaska during the 1970’s and 1980&rsq...

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Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

This book, the first part to Laini Taylor’s newest fantasy duology, is utterly imaginative and original. Lazlo Strange, an orphan raised i...

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Mysterious Benedict Society by Stuart Lee

Reynie Muldoon, an 11 year old orphan, is about to join an incredible but dangerous adventure by deciding to answer this ad: "Are you a gif...

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Staying by Jessie Cole

Jessie Cole had an idyllic childhood growing up in rainforest country in Queensland.  But powerful traumatic forces shaped the rest of her ...

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Mr Penumbra's 24 Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan

This wonderful book will appeal to all lovers of books, mysteries and puzzles. When 20-something web designer Clay is forced to take a job worki...

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The Sheperd's Hut by Tim Winton

'The Shepherd's Hut' by Tim Winton brings the readers into the troubled mind of Jaxie Clackton, a teenager searching for escape. The...

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Suspicions of Mr Whicher by Kate Summerscale

The original true crime story. The date is June 30th, 1860, and Saville Kent has been brutally murdered. His body is found within the locked Roa...

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The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu

This is the first English translation of renowned Chinese science fiction author Cixin Liu's Remembrance of Earth's Past trilogy. The Th...

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The Rook by Daniel O'Malley

James Bond if he was written by H.P. Lovecraft, with a dash of Johnny English. Myfanwy Thomas has woken up with no memory of who she is. Her onl...

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Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood

Part love story, part apocalypse-survival, part something uniquely Atwood. Oryx and Crake is the story of Snowman, formerly known as Jimmy, as h...

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The Dark Lake

The small Australian country town of Smithson is a town where everyone knows everyone but is still full of secrets. So, when a young school teac...

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Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Eleanor is me on a bad day! But this is her everyday existence. Simple, Timed, Predictable….  Social gatherings are far and ...

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The Wisdom of Sundays by Oprah Winfrey

Look, maybe I’m being dramatic, but I think Oprah Winfrey is the living God(ess) of our time. Seriously, what a lady. We all remember her ...

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