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Young Adult Reader Reviews - Australia

Last Updated: October 2020

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REVIEWS OF NEW CHILDREN'S / TEENAGE / YOUNG ADULT BOOKS


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AKALA

The Dark Lady
ALMOND, David

The Colour of the Sun

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BARNARD, Sara


Fierce Fragile Hearts

BRAHMACHARI, Sita

Where The River Runs Gold
BROOKS, Ben

The Impossible Boy
BURNS, Matt

Smooth

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CLARE, Cassandra

Chain Of Gold: The Last Hours
CLARE, Cassandra, Sarah Rees Brennan, Maureen Johnson, Kelly Link, Robin Wasserman

Ghosts of the Shadow Market
COKAL, Susann

Mermaid Moon
CONAGHAN, Brian

The Weight of a Thousand Feathers
CROGGON, Alison

The Threads Of Magic
CURHAM, Siobhan

Clementine and Rudy
CUTHEW, Lucy

Blood Moon

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DiCAMILLO, Kate


Louisiana's Way Home

 

DOUST, Jon

Boy On A Wire

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FITZGERALD, Sarah

A Strange Kind of Brave
FRAILLON, Zana

The Lost Souls Atlas
FULLER, Lisa

  
Ghost Bird

 

FUSSELL, Sally

  
Red Day

 


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GODWIN, Jane

 
As Happy As Here

When Rain Turns To Snow

GONZALES, Sophie

Only Mostly Devastated
GREER, Catherine

Love Lie Repeat
GRIMES, Nikki

Between The Lines
GROSSMAN, Lev

The Silver Arrow

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HEIDICKER, Christian McKay

Scary Stories for Young Foxes
HOLLAND, Sara

Havenfall
HOROWITZ, Anthony

 
Alex Rider: Nightshade

Alex Rider: Secret Weapon


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JAMES, Lauren

The Reckless Afterlife of Harriet Stoker

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KIRTLEY, Sophie

The Wild Way Home
KLUNE, T. J.

The Extraordinaries

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LACOUR, Nina

We Are Okay
LANDMAN, Tanya

Jane Eyre: a retelling
LOVE, Damien

Monstrous Devices
LUCIDO, Aimee

In The Key Of Code

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MORGAN, Anna

All That Impossible Space
MORRIS, Brittney

Slay
MORRIS, Heather

The Tattooist of Auschwitz

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NESS, Patrick

Burn
NWOSU, Poppy

 
Making Friends With Alice Dyson

Taking Down Evelyn Tait

 


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PARKER, Morgan


Who Put This Song On?

POLAIN, Marcella


Driving Into The Sun

PRIESTLEY, Chris


Maudlin Towers: Attack of the Meteor Monsters


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RODDA, Emily

 
His Name Was Walter

The Glimme

ROTH, Veronica

Chosen Ones

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SALAYSAY, Cynthia

Private Dancer
SHEPPARD, Holden

Invisible Boys
SMITH, Jennifer E

Field Notes On Love
SOONTORNVAT, Christina

A Wish In The Dark

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THAKUR, Sophia


Somebody Give This Heart A Pen

THOMAS, Angie

 
On The Come Up

The Hate U Give

TILLY, Catch


Otherwise Known As Pig

TOKUDA-HALL, Maggie


The Mermaid, The Witch, And The Sea


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WALKER, Lisa

 
The Girl WithThe Gold Bikini

 

WALLIAMS, David

 
Bad Dad

 

WATTS, Jeri

 
On Snowden Mountain

WEATHERFORD, Carole Boston

 
Beauty Mark

WHITING, Sue

 
The Book of Chance

WORSLEY, Austen

 
The Austen Girls

WYNNE-JONES, Tim

 
The Starlight Claim


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