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You're not a proper pirate, Sidney Green

You’re not a Proper Pirate, Sidney Green by Ruth Quayle & Deborah Allwright

An ingenious and inventive story about a boy with a very big imagination. Sidney Green and his dog, Jemima, are busy playing when a letter ...
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Little Bird Flies by Karen McCombie

Little Bird Flies by Karen McCombie

A beautifully written first person narrative that draws the reader into mid-nineteenth century Scotland. This is the first in series and I’m sure I won’t ...
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Oh My Gods

Oh My Gods by Alexandra Sheppard

A fun and funny teen read with a unique twist. Fourteen year old Helen Thomas has a lot to deal with. She’s leaving her Gran ...
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This Lie will Kill you by Chelsea Pitcher

This Lie Will Kill You by Chelsea Pitcher

Twenty-first century Agatha Christie with a dark twist, this is the perfect thriller to keep a YA audience gripped and guessing. The Burning Embers Foundation ...
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Harry's Midnight Adventure

Harry’s Midnight Adventure by Catherine Campbell

A simple and appealing story for newly emerging readers. It’s particularly purr-fect for cat lovers. When Harry started to chase colourful balls of wool all ...
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The Turnaway Girls by Hayley Chewins

The Turnaway Girls by Hayley Chewins

A unique and magical middle-grade story that combines hauntingly beautiful prose with a fast moving and cinematic plot. On the remote stormy island of Blightsend ...
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Vote for Effie by Laura Wood

Vote for Effie by Laura Wood

A light-hearted middle grade school story that will make readers laugh while simultaneously prompting them to think about a wide range of issues from environmental ...
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Paper Avalanche by Lisa Williamson

Paper Avalanche by Lisa Williamson

Yet another gripping and powerful book from Lisa Williamson. Grab you tissues now – you’re going to need them! Fourteen year old Ro Snow doesn’t ...
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Latest Author Interviews

andy shepherd

“Why I write what I write” by Andy Shepherd

Andy Shepherd’s debut The Boy Who Grew Dragons was published in June 2018, followed by The Boy Who Lived With Dragons in ...
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Ally Sherrick

Ally Sherrick

Ally has a BA in medieval history and French from the University of Newcastle and an MA in Writing for ...
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Lorraine Cannell

Lorraine Cannell

Lorraine Cannell, at the age of eleven, was so inspired by the success of child author Jayne Fisher, she thought ...
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Susin Nielsen

Susin Nielsen

Susin Nielsen got her start feeding cast and crew on the popular television series, Degrassi Junior High. They hated her ...
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