HISTORICAL FICTION: A Man of Honour is a richly textured, lyrical reimagining of Henry James O’Farrell’s life, before and after the would-be assassination.
HISTORICAL FICTION: In 15th century China two women are born under the same sign, the Metal Snake. But life will take the friends on very different paths.
MIDDLE GRADE: Jurassic Park meets Stranger Things in a story where the creatures are out of this world!
THIRLLER: A serial killer returns 2 years after the case is closed to haunt the former investigator and begin a new reign of terror.
THRILLER: bestselling author Kathy Reichs returns with a high-stakes thriller featuring forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan who, following a series of bizarre disappearances on the islands of Turks and Caicos, enters a sinister labyrinth in which a new technology may wreak worldwide havoc
YA: Selfie is an engaging and very real exploration of social media and the trickiness of separating what’s real from the glossiness of the online world. It’s a tender story about friendship and staying true to yourself.
YOUNG ADULT: The first in a thrilling, thought-provoking new series for fans of They Both Die at the End and Squid Game.
CONTEMPORARY FICTION: The dazzling new state-of-the-nation novel from one of America's most significant contemporary writers and winner of the Women's Prize for May We Be Forgiven, which explores the makings of our political times.
GENERAL FICTION: From Booker-prizewinner Douglas Stuart an extraordinary, page-turning second novel, a vivid portrayal of working-class life and a highly suspenseful story of the dangerous first love of two young men: Mungo and James.
THRILLER: On a November morning at the University of Georgia, a fraternity brother steps into a busy crosswalk and is struck dead by an oncoming car. More than a dozen witnesses all agree on two things: the driver looked identical to the victim, and he was smiling.
GENERAL FICTION: A compassionate and surprisingly funny novel that is impossible to put down and even harder to forget, from the award-winning author of Islands.
HISTORICAL FICTION: A story that will take you from the cotton mills of England to the magnificent theatres of Melbourne, on a journey through the golden age of Australian showbusiness.
YOUNG ADULT: Burning with the fires of hope and possibility, AS LONG AS THE LEMON TREES GROW will sweep you up and never let you go.
MIDDLE GRADE: The second book in Belinda Murrell’s Tuscian series, set in an Italian Renaissance inspired world filled with magic, mystery, mischievous creatures, and danger at every turn!
THRILLER: At a busy festival site on a warm spring night, a baby lies alone in her pram, her mother vanishing into the crowds. A year on, Kim Gillespie's absence casts a long shadow as her friends and loved ones gather deep in the heart of South Australian wine country to welcome a new addition to the family.
FICTION: A thought-provoking, vivid and moving exploration of how we value a life well lived, and the decisions we make when that life is coming to an end.
Young Adult: Dancing Barefoot is a feel-good romance about growing up queer, figuring out your place in the world, staying true to yourself and your friends, finding love, and learning to embrace the obstacles life throws in your path.
YOUNG ADULT: Bestselling author David Levithan delivers a bold, fun story about taking action (whether it’s against book censors or killer alligators), being brave (in love and in adventure) and standing up for what’s right, no matter the circumstances.
YOUNG ADULT: Nearing 15, Zac Greene travels to Alaska to re-connect with the father he’s only ever known from a distance. But Zac’s dad is a lone wolf – a wounded soul who’d rather drown his regrets in a bottle of bourbon than confront the mistakes of his past.
FANTASY: The first in a captivating new historical fantasy series, ORDINARY MONSTERS introduces the Talents with a catastrophic vision of the Victorian world, and the gifted, broken children who must save it.