Watching Women and Girls

When you look at a woman, who do you see? ‘Every aspect of her body or personality was up for inspection: too big, too small, too available, too hidden, too much, not enough.’ A wedding day brings back memories of sisterhood and betrayals; a motorway service station burger bar is the site of explosive violence, […]

Girls Think of Everything

Award-winning duo Catherine Thimmesh and Melissa Sweet inspire a new generation of innovators in this fascinating celebration of women inventors from diverse backgrounds. For fans of Women Who Dared and Women in Science. In kitchens and living rooms, in garages and labs and basements, even in converted chicken coops, women and girls have invented ingenious […]

The Merciless Ones

Discover the gripping sequel to Namina Forna’s New York Times bestselling YA fantasy, THE GILDED ONES. Set in an ancient West African-inspired world, this series is perfect for fans of CHILDREN OF BLOOD AND BONE and BLACK PANTHER. It’s been six months since Deka freed the goddesses in the ancient kingdom of Otera, and discovered […]

The Lesbiana’s Guide to Catholic School

Sonora Reyes’ debut YA novel is a knockout-a sharply funny and incredibly moving portrait of a queer Mexican American girl learning to celebrate who she is at her very core. Seventeen-year-old Yamilet Flores prefers drawing attention for her killer eyeliner, not for being one of the only Mexican kids at her new, mostly white, very […]

The Princess Rules: The Mammoth Adventure

Princess Florizella may live in a classic fairy-tale world, but she’s no ordinary princess… This third volume in THE PRINCESS RULES series sees the feisty princess take her baby brother and best friend, Bennett, on another round of adventures together. Can they rescue their new-found friend the sea serpent from a travelling circus? And hold […]

No Boundaries

In these inspirational, exhilarating, and poignant accounts of exploration, 25 female National Geographic explorers reveal their greatest successes, most epic failures, and astonishing adventures. Track a volcanologist as she braves the elements atop an active volcano. Travel alongside a mountaineer as she battles stereotypes and frostbite to conquer the famed Seven Summits. Join a conservationist […]

The Mouse’s Wedding

The delightful story of a family of mice, searching for the perfect husband for their daughter. Father Mouse and Mother Mouse always want the best for their daughter, including the best possible husband… but Father Mouse has some rather grand and impractical ideas. Will Molly Mouse end up with the husband she really wants? With […]

Miimi Marraal, Mother Earth

A beautiful and lyrical picture book for new babies across Australia Miimi Marraal, she created us, you and me… From Gumbaynggirr artist Melissa Greenwood, of mother-daughter art and design label Miimi and Jiinda, comes a deeply felt and heart-stirring picture book about the connection between mothers, babies and Miimi Marraal, Mother Earth.

One Wish

Fatima had one wish… Fatima al-Fihri loved to learn. She wanted to know everything, like how birds flew, why the sky was blue, and how flowers grew. But more than anything, she wanted a school for all, where anyone could study and become whatever they wanted, like teachers, scientists, and doctors. As she grew older, […]