TRUE CRIME: Meshel Laurie, host of the incredibly successful Australian True Crime podcast speaks to the forensic pathologists, homicide detectives, defence barristers and victims’ families in this moving and gripping study of violent crime and largescale natural disaster.
THRILLER: The highly anticipated new crime thriller in the DCI Jack Hawksworth series.
JUNIOR FICTION: Zeek and Arnie are back in another hilarious action-packed adventure featuring pirates, pancakes and the edge of the world . . .
HISTORICAL FICTION: Set in Poland on the brink of the Second World War, this is the gripping story of a young woman determined to uncover the truth behind her mother’s disappearance and the dark secret from her father's past.
ROMANCE: Can Birdy carry off a summer pretending to be her best friend (who incidentally is a world-class wine expert)? And can she stop herself from falling for the first man she's ever actually liked (but who thinks she's someone else)?
MIDDLE GRADE: Meixing Lim and her family have arrived at the New House in the New Land. Her parents said this would be a better life for them all, but surviving will take all the resilience and inner belief of this brave girl.
YA FANTASY: A dark and twisty modern-day fairytale that expertly melds the fantastical with the real as the Hollow sisters discover just how much horror can lie beneath the surface.
HISTORICAL FICTION: A vivid look at the Civil War experience, from the barbaric and inhumane plantations, to a war-torn New York City to the horrors of the battlefield.
CONTEMPORARY FICTION: A captivating novel of magical realism about a fantastical shop that brings comfort, peace and hope to those in need. You won't want to miss the opening of this shop!
MIDDLE-GRADE: In her wildest dreams, Sophie never thought she might be kidnapped by a cat and taken to a world of flying horses and wonder – but also magic, mystery and danger!
MEMOIR: As a world famous actress, singer, film producer, UNICEF ambassador and women's rights activist, Priyanka Chopra Jonas's first ever memoir will empower a generation of young women.
CONTEMPORARY FICTION: An Instagram scandal at a grammar school sparks outrage in an exclusive bayside suburb and upends the lives of the families involved.
We sat down with author Anna George to chat about her latest novel, Tipping, and the writing process in general.
HISTORY: Carmen Callil explores her roots in a book that is a miracle of research and whose writing is fuelled by righteous anger - a story of Empire, migration and the poverty and injustices of nineteenth-century England.
THRILLER: What happens when your experience of motherhood is nothing at all what you hoped for, but everything you always feared?
Detective Harry Hole is happily lecturing at Police College when he is called back to duty on a case involving a vampirist who is truly out for blood...
A fictional account of a true story. A dancer, confidante to the rich and elite is arrested in her hotel room on the Champs–Élysées and accused of espionage.