Mary and Marcus: The Crazy Dance and Other Stories

Hook them on reading for life, with the fully illustrated adventures of Mary and Marcus. Contains five hilarious and silly stories, perfect for emerging readers! Mary is the happiest panda in the world. She loves to sing and dance and play the ukulele. But sometimes things get out of hand! Lucky she has her best […]

The Fascinators

A magic-infused YA novel about friendship, first love, and feeling out of place that will bewitch fans of Rainbow Rowell and Maggie Stiefvater. Living in a small town where magic is frowned upon, Sam needs his friends James and Delia – and their time together in their school’s magic club – to see him through […]

One Bright Moon

From famine to freedom, how a young boy fled Chairman Mao’s China to a new life in Australia Andrew Kwong was only seven when he witnessed his first execution. The grim scene left him sleepless, anxious and doubtful about his fervour as a revolutionary in Mao’s New China. Yet he knew if he devoted himself […]

Garcia and Colette: Go Exploring

THE FULL-SPEED-AHEAD ENTHUSIASM … IS INFECTIOUS’ Kirkus, starred review Best friends Garcia and Colette are eager to go exploring – only they can’t agree on where to go. Garcia loves everything about space and Colette is obsessed with the sea. Garcia builds a rocket ship and Colette constructs a submarine, but even though they find […]

The Bum Book

THE CHEEKIEST BOOK OF THE YEAR! This is a book for anyone who has a bum or knows someone with a bum. It’s a celebration of my bum and your bum and the whole world’s bum. From bestselling author Kate Mayes and award-winning illustrator Andrew Joyner comes The Bum Book, the only book about bums […]