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  • Tomo

    Friendship through Fiction: An Anthology of Japan Teen Stories

    Features original short fiction in English by authors with a significant connection to Japan by heritage or experience, as well as short fiction in translation (Japanese to English) by Japanese authors.Copies available in early Spring (March) ahead of official selling season to coincide with the first anniversary of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami disasters.Unlike the many other post-March ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Shadow

    Discover the beautiful stories of Michael Morpurgo, author of Warhorse and the nation’s favourite storytellerA stunning and moving novel from Michael Morpurgo, the nation’s favourite storyteller – featuring the bravest dog in all the world…This is the story of Aman, as told in his own words – a boy from Afghanistan fleeing the horror of the Afghan war. When a western dog shows up outside the caves ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • Running Wild

    Discover the beautiful stories of Michael Morpurgo, author of Warhorse and the nation’s favourite storyteller.An epic and heart-rending jungle adventure from the bestselling author of Kaspar and Born to Run.For Will and his mother, going to Indonesia isn't just a holiday. It's an escape, a new start, a chance to put things behind them - things like the death of Will's father.And to begin with, it ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • White Lily

    by Ting-Xing Ye ...
    Nearly a century ago, in the Forbidden City, China’s last emperor reigned from his dragon throne. Although he was only a boy, the imperial decrees issued in his name echoed in every corner of the country. Every man had to shave his head and wear a single pigtail to symbolize his submission to the emperor, and every woman was second in importance to the men in her family. Women were obedient to ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Hungry Ghosts

    Sarah hadn’t wanted to come to Australia. She’s been perfectly happy with things how they were in Singapore where school was for learning, and ‘being cool’ was a non-issue. Now Dad was trying his best to make her into a ‘fair dinkum’ Aussie while Mum was determined to hang on to all the old Asian traditions. During the Festival of the Hungry Ghosts Sarah meets the ghost of Pei, a Chinese girl who ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • The Intuition of Haruhi Suzumiya (light novel)

    Book 11 - The Haruhi Suzumiya Series
    Sometimes, even Haruhi doesn't know what she wants!As the SOS Brigade rings in the New Year with a shrine visit, there's a surprising lack of supernatural or reality-bending phenomena. Despite this, Kyon is as wary as ever. After all, Haruhi has a tendency to turn even the most mundane events into impossible uproars! That danger could not be more apparent than when their club activities lead them ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • The Big Wave

    by Pearl S. Buck ...
    The author of The Good Earth tells a poignant story about two boys whose friendship and courage help them survive an overwhelming tragedyOn a mountainside in Japan, two boys enjoy a humble life governed by age-old customs. Jiya belongs to a family of fishermen; his best friend, Kino, farms rice. But when a neighboring volcano erupts and a tidal wave swallows their village—including Jiya’s family ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Mister Lee's Fantastic Football Dream

    Singaporean teenager Lee Jun Yong dreams of becoming a professional footballer. Growing up in a family of humble means, in the shadow of Bedok Stadium, the sixteen-year-old is unsure what the future has in store for him. Then one day a chance encounter and some fancy footwork lead to a trial with local professional soccer team Geylang United and suddenly it seems as if Jun Yong’s dream is about to ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • A Wayward Dragon (Book 1): From Komodo to Places Unknown

    by Mark Mulle ...
    The biggest hunger is the hunger for adventure.Komodo National Park. Home to beautiful forests, wonderful beaches and some of the most unique wildlife species around. It is a popular tourist attraction and thousands flock there every year with excitement in their hearts.Nevertheless, it might not be amazing enough for some. Yes, believe it or not…Blake, a young Komodo dragon who lives in the park ... Read more

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  • Dragon Legend

    series Dragon Realm
    The second adventure in the ROARsome DRAGON REALM series for 9+ readers! Perfect for those looking for edge-of-your-seat adventure. Dragon Destiny, the fifth and final instalment, is now available.'Splendidly addictive' – GuardianBilly Chan and his friends are not having a very relaxing summer. Their friend, Dylan, has been kidnapped by the evil Dragon of ... ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • Tigers at Twilight

    Illustrated by Sal Murdocca ...
    Book 19 - Magic Tree House (R)
    The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!Tigers in trouble? That's what Jack and Annie find when the Magic Tree House whisks them and Teddy, the enchanted dog, to a forest in India. The rare tigers are being trapped by greedy poachers! Can Jack and Annie find a way to help? Or will a fierce tiger eat them instead ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Loveboat, Taipei

    Perfect for fans of Jenny Han and Sarah Dessen, this romantic and layered Own Voices debut from Abigail Hing Wen is a dazzling, fun-filled romp.“Our cousins have done this program,” Sophie whispers. “Best kept secret. Zero supervision.”And just like that, Ever Wong’s summer takes an unexpected turn*.* Gone is Chien Tan, the strict educational program in Taiwan that Ever was expecting. In its place ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Dragon City

    series Dragon Realm
    The third adventure in the ROARsome DRAGON REALM series for 9+ readers! Perfect for fans of magical fantasy, heartfelt friendships and time travel! Dragon Destiny, the fifth and final instalment, is now available.'A soaring, sizzling, fire-breathing gem of an adventure story' – Abi Elphinstone, bestselling author of SKY SONGIn an alternate reality, 5,000 years in the future, the e... ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • Boys Without Names

    For eleven-year-old Gopal and his family, life in their rural Indian village is over: We stay, we starve, his baba has warned. With the darkness of night as cover, they flee to the big city of Mumbai in hopes of finding work and a brighter future. Gopal is eager to help support his struggling family until school starts, so when a stranger approaches him with the promise of a factory job, he jumps ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • The Cat Who Went to Heaven

    Illustrated by Raoul Vitale ...
    A Newberry Medal WinnerThis timeless fable has been a classic since its first publication in 1930, and this beautifully reillustrated edition brings the magic and wonder of the tale to a new generation of readers.In ancient Japan, a struggling artist is angered when his housekeeper brings home a tiny white cat he can barely afford to feed. But when the village’s head priest commissions a painting ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Tikki Tikki Tembo

    by Arlene Mosel ...
    Illustrated by Blair Lent, Blair Lent ...
    Tikki tikki tembo-no sa rembo-chari bari ruchi-pip peri pembo!Three decades and more than one million copies later children still love hearing about the boy with the long name who fell down the well. Arlene Mosel and Blair Lent's classic re-creation of an ancient Chinese folktale has hooked legions of children, teachers, and parents, who return, generation after generation, to learn about the ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Dragon Mountain

    series Dragon Realm
    Shortlisted for the Sainsbury's Children's Book Award, the Children’s Book of the Year (British Book Awards) and longlisted for the Blue Peter Book Award. The first book in the ROARsome DRAGON REALM series for 9+ readers! Perfect for those who love fantasy, magic, adventure and DRAGONS! Dragon Destiny, the fifth and final instalment, is now available.'Rollicking, escapist storytelling with a ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • Vietnamese Children's Favorite Stories

    Illustrated by Dong Nguyen, Thi Hop Nguyen ...
    series Favorite Children's Stories
    ****Winner of Creative Child Magazine 2015 Book of the Year Award****Winner of Moonbeam Children's Book Awards 2015 Gold Medal**This colorfully illustrated multicultural children's book presents Vietnamese fairy tales and other folk stories--providing insight into a rich literary culture.**Vietnamese Children's Favorite Stories is a charming collection of fifteen tales as told by prominent ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

  • The Seven Gods of Luck

    A Japanese Tale

    Book 1 - Winter Tales
    A Magical Japanese Tale of Generosity Rewarded!Sachiko and Kenji just want to welcome the new year in the proper way, but their mother tells them they don't have the money for a New Year's feast.An act of generosity brings help from an unexpected source in this heartwarming Japanese classic.May the Seven Gods of Luck visit you!Fifteenth Anniversary Editionwith new notes from author David Kudler"A ... Read more

    $2.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Five Ancestors Book 3: Snake

    by Jeff Stone ...
    Book 3 - The Five Ancestors
    Twelve-year-old Seh is a snake-style master and a keeper of secrets. Close-lipped and ever-watchful, he has used his highly attuned senses to collect information about his brothers, his temple, and even Grandmaster. Now, with the temple and Grandmaster gone, Seh sheds his orange robe like an old skin, joins a bandit gang, and meets a mysterious woman whose name means Cobra—all the while trying to ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • The Five Ancestors Book 6: Mouse

    by Jeff Stone ...
    Book 6 - The Five Ancestors
    Little street urchin ShaoSu has always wanted to belong. His small size makes him an easy target for bullies and baddies and this little “mouse” always needs a place to hide. When he is befriended by Hok and Ying, he thinks he has found a new family, and eagerly tags along as they continue on their travels. What he doesn’t know is that his new friends are the most wanted criminals in China, and ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Loveboat Reunion

    This companion novel to Abigail Hing Wen’s New York Times bestselling debut, Loveboat, Taipei, takes readers back to Taipei through the eyes of fan favorites Sophie and Xavier – on an unforgettable journey of glittering revelry and self-discovery that’s perfect for fans of Jenny Han and Mary H. K. Choi.Sophie Ha and Xavier Yeh have what some would call a t... ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Everlasting Nora

    A Novel

    An uplifting young reader debut about perseverance against all odds, Marie Miranda Cruz's debut Everlasting Nora follows the story of a young girl living in the real-life shantytown inside the Philippines’ Manila North Cemetery.After a family tragedy results in the loss of both father and home, 12-year-old Nora lives with her mother in Manila’s North Cemetery, which is the largest shantytown of ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • The Tiffin

    A charming, heartbreaking and beautifully evocative novel about fate, friendship and familyEvery day in the vast and vibrant city of Bombay, thousands of dabbawalla delivery-men transport hundreds of thousands of freshly prepared lunches in tiffin boxes, straight from workers' homes and into their offices. Even though the city is a maze of streets, and the tiffins carry a delivery code only ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD