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 Fiction

Reading Level:1 Fiction
Awards:Longlisted Miles Franklin Award 2020 Longlisted ABIA Awards 2020 Longlisted Stella Awards 2020 Shortlisted Indie Awards 2020

RICHARD GLOVER REVIEWS: ''I love writers who break their own mould with each book. Charlotte’s last book, The Natural Way of Things, was darkly compelling; this has more sunshine plus wonderfully flawed characters in whom you may find reflections of yourself.'' People went on abo... read more

The Weekend
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 Fiction

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In 1901, the word 'Bondmaid' was discovered missing from the Oxford English Dictionary. This is the story of the girl who stole it. Esme is born into a world of words. Motherless and irrepressibly curious, she spends her childhood in the 'Scriptorium', a garden shed in... read more

The Dictionary of Lost Words
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Category:

 Fiction

Reading Level:very good
Awards:Longlisted for The 2018 Stella Prize Short-listed for Victorian Premier's Literary Awards - Fiction 2018 (Australia) Indie Book Awards - Winner Fiction 2018 (Australia) Shortlisted for the ABIA Literary Fiction Book of the Year 2018

Abandoned by her mother and seldom visited by her unpredictable, violent father, 10-year-old Justine is raised by her grandfather, Pop - a man tormented by visions of war. Through years of poverty and neglect, Justine finds solace in the staggering natural beauty of the nearby Murray Rive... read more

The Choke
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The extraordinary new novel from the winner of the Booker Prize It is Brighton, 1959, and the theatre at the end of the pier is having its best summer season in years. Ronnie, a brilliant young magician, and Evie, his dazzling assistant, are top of the bill, drawing audiences each night... read more

Here We Are
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 Fiction

1946. Essen, Germany. Clara. Once heiress to the Falkenberg ironworks and a bright star in German high society; now on the run from the Allied authorities, accused of complicity in war crimes. Jakob. A charming black-marketeer doing what he can to provide for what's left of his family... read more

Finding Clara
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 Fiction

Series:The Wolf Hall Trilogy
Reading Level:very good
Awards:Shortlisted for The Women's Prize for Fiction 2020

The long-awaited sequel to Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies, the stunning conclusion to Hilary Mantel’s Man Booker Prize-winning Thomas Cromwell trilogy. ‘If you cannot speak truth at a beheading, when can you speak it?’ England, May 1536. Anne Boleyn is ... read more

The Mirror And The Light
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 Fiction

What if Hillary Rodham had turned down Bill Clinton's proposal of marriage? In American Wife, Curtis Sittenfeld painted a picture of an ordinary American girl who found herself married to a President - basing it on the life of Laura Bush. In this new novel, she takes another ordinary American g... read more

Rodham
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They're a glamorous family, the Caseys. Johnny Casey, his two brothers Ed and Liam, their beautiful, talented wives and all their kids spend a lot of time together - birthday parties, anniversary celebrations, weekends away. And they're a happy family. Johnny's wife, Jessie, who has the ... read more

Grown Ups
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 Fiction

A sweeping, powerful novel set on the Scottish island of St Kilda, following the last community to live there before it was evacuated in 1930, perfect for fans of Gifford's bestselling Secrets of the Sea House.

The Lost Lights of St Kilda
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 Fiction

Reading Level:2 Crime
Awards:Longlisted ABIA Book Awards 2020 Shortlisted Indie Book Awards 2020

How far would your government go? A right-wing US president has withdrawn America from the Middle East and the UN. Daesh has a thoroughfare to the sea and China is Australia's newest ally. When a bomb goes off in remote Tasmania, Astrid Coleman agrees to return home to help her brother befor... read more

Bruny
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 Fiction

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A mother. A child. An impossible choice.
Poland, 1941. After the Jews in their town are rounded up, Róza and her five-year-old daughter, Shira, spend day and night hidden in a farmer’s barn. Forbidden from making a sound, only the yellow bird from her mothe... read more

The Yellow Bird Sings
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 Fiction

What happened to Betty is every woman's dream. Isn't it? There are those who never grow old because they are taken too soon. There are those who grow old without worries, enjoying everything life has to offer. There are those who desperately try to slow down the tickin... read more

The Woman Who Didn't Grow Old
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