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Curiosities and Wonders

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  • The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air)

    by Holly Black ...
    series The Folk of the Air #1
    "Lush, dangerous, a dark jewel of a book . . . intoxicating" - Leigh Bardugo, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Six of CrowsOf course I want to be like them. They're beautiful as blades forged in some divine fire. They will live forever.And Cardan is even more beautiful than the rest. I hate him more than all the others. I hate him so much that sometimes when I look at him, I can hardly ... Read more

    $8.79 AUD

  • The Wicked King (The Folk of the Air #2)

    by Holly Black ...
    series The Folk of the Air #2
    Second in the bestselling Folk of the Air trilogy. This novel and the sequel The Queen of Nothing - are the winners of/won the Goodreads YA Best Fantasy in 2019 and 2020.An intoxicating and bloodthirsty sequel to the New York Times bestselling The Cruel Prince., nominated for the CILIP CARNEGIE MEDAL 2019.'Holly Black is the Faerie Queen' - Victoria AveyardI have heard... ... Read more

    $8.79 AUD

  • Percy Jackson and the Greek Gods

    by Rick Riordan ...
    series Percy Jackson’s Greek Myths #1
    "If you like horror shows, bloodbaths, lying, stealing, backstabbing and cannibalism, then read on..."Who could tell the true stories of the gods and goddesses of Olympus better than modern-day demigod Percy Jackson?In this action-packed tour of Greek mythology, Percy gives his hilarious personal views on the feuds, fights and love affairs of the Olympians.Want to know how Zeus came to be top god? ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Inheritance: Book Four

    Book Four

    series The Inheritance Cycle #4
    It began with Eragon . . . It ends with Inheritance . Not so very long ago, Eragon - Shadeslayer, Dragon Rider - was nothing more than a poor farm boy, and his dragon, Saphira, only a blue stone in the forest. Now, the fate of an entire civilization rests on their shoulders. Long months of training and battle have brought victories and hope, but they have also brought heartbreaking loss. And still ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories (The Folk of the Air series)

    The perfect gift for fans of Fantasy Fiction

    by Holly Black ...
    Illustrated by Rovina Cai ...
    series The Folk of the Air #4
    Once upon a time there was a boy with a wicked tongue...Before Cardan was a cruel prince or a wicked king, he was a faerie child with a heart of stone. In this sumptuously illustrated tale, Holly Black reveals a deeper look into the dramatic life of Elfhame's enigmatic high king. This tale includes delicious details of life before The Cruel Prince*, an adventure beyond* The Queen of Nothing*, and ... Read more

    $16.05 AUD

  • The Witches

    by Roald Dahl ...
    Illustrated by Quentin Blake ...
    'A true genius . . . Roald Dahl is my hero' - David WalliamsOne child a week is fifty-two a year.Squish them and squiggle them and make them disappear.BEWARE.There are witches EVERYWHERE. Witches could be a cashier in a supermarket, a woman driving a fancy car, or even your own teacher.The only thing a witch cares about is squelching children. She hunts and squelches as many children as she ... ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Lost Hero (Heroes of Olympus Book 1)

    by Rick Riordan ...
    series Heroes of Olympus #1
    Rick Riordan has now sold an incredible 55 million copies of his books worldwide ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Megamonster

    Illustrated by Tony Ross ...
    The hilarious children’s book from No. 1 bestselling author David Walliams – a timeless adventure illustrated by artistic genius, Tony Ross.On a volcanic island, in the middle of shark-infested waters, stands The Cruel School. The lessons are appalling, the school dinners are revolting and the teachers are terrifying – especially the mysterious Science teacher Doctor Doktur.When Larker is sent to ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Eldest

    Book Two

    series The Inheritance Cycle #2
    The second book in The Inheritance SeriesDarkness falls . . . Despair abounds . . . Evil reigns . . .Fresh from their battle for the rebel state against King Galbatorix, Eragon has no time to rest.He and his dragon, Saphira, must travel to Ellesméra, the land of the elves for more training in magic and swordsmanship, the vital skills of a Dragon Rider.Even though he’s heading off on the journey of ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Lost Sisters: The Folk of the Air Novella

    by Holly Black ...
    Sometimes the difference between a love story and a horror story is where the ending comesWhile Jude fought for power in the Court of Elfhame against the cruel Prince Cardan, her sister Taryn began to fall in love with the trickster, Locke.Half-apology and half-explanation, it turns out that Taryn has some secrets of her own to reveal.The Lost Sisters is a companion e-novella to the New York Times ... Read more

    $1.99 AUD

  • Brisingr

    Book Three

    series The Inheritance Cycle #3
    The third book in The Inheritance SeriesMore awaits Eragon and Saphira following the colossal battle against the Empire’s warriors.He’s bound by promises he may not be able to keep, including his oath to his cousin Roran to rescue his beloved Katrina.When unrest claims the rebels and danger strikes, Eragon must make choices that take him across the Empire and beyond. Choices that may lead to ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Of Neptune

    by Anna Banks ...
    series The Syrena Legacy #3
    "I will love you with every breath in my body, and beyond my own death …"Emma, a half-mermaid, and her gorgeous boyfriend Galen, are longing for some time alone, away from their underwater sea kingdoms of Poseidon and Triton. They visit the small town of Neptune, which they are shocked to find is home to land-dwelling, fresh-water Syrena.But there’s an undercurrent of tension between the Syrena of ... Read more

    $8.79 AUD

  • The Lost Book of the White

    series The Eldest Curses
    From #1 New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Cassandra Clare and award-winning author Wesley Chu comes the second book in the Eldest Curses series, which continues the love story between Magnus Bane and Alec Lightwood. The Lost Book of the White is a Shadowhunters novel.Magnus Bane and Alec Lightwood are settling into domestic life with their son Max when the warlocks Ragnor Fell and ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Darke

    Septimus Heap Book 6

    by Angie Sage ...
    On the shortest day of the year, as the Castle is lit with candles and everyone prepares to celebrate, Wizard Apprentice Septimus Heap marks his fourteenth birthday. He has reached a new stage in his Apprenticeship: Darke Week. Awe-inspiring, terrifying, unbelievably important, Septimus's future will depend on what happens during this week. He chooses a dangerous mission to restore his good friend ... Read more

    $11.98 AUD

  • Halo (Halo, #1)

    series Halo #1
    Book one in the internationally bestselling Halo seriesNothing much happens in the sleepy town of Venus Cove.But everything changes when three angels, Ivy, Bethany and Gabriel are sent from heaven to protect the town against the gathering forces of darkness. They work hard to conceal their true identity and - most of all - their wings.But the mission is threatened when the youngest angel, Bethany, ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Eragon: Book One

    Book One

    series The Inheritance cycle #1
    One boy . . . One dragon . . . A world of adventure.When Eragon finds a polished stone in the forest, he thinks it is the lucky discovery of a poor farm boy; perhaps it will buy his family meat for the winter. But when the stone brings a dragon hatchling, Eragon soon realizes he has stumbled upon a legacy nearly as old as the Empire itself.Overnight his simple life is shattered and he is thrust ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • Hades (Halo, Book 2)

    series Halo #2
    AN ANGEL, A MORTAL, AND A DEMON ALL OUT FOR REVENGE ...THE INTERNATIONALLY BESTSELLING HALO SERIES CONTINUESWhat will happen to an angel in Hell?Jake thorn and his demons have been banished and Xavier and Bethany settle down to resume a normal life.But on the night of Halloween, a childish prank goes terribly wrong and Jake is summoned back to the sleepy town of Venus Cove. Bethany is deceived and ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

    A Harry Potter Hogwarts Library Book

    series Hogwarts Library book #1
    "A glance through Muggle art and literature of the Middle Ages reveals that many of the creatures they now believe to be imaginary were then known to be real."As every fan of the Harry Potter stories knows, the shelves of the Hogwarts Library are home to all sorts of fascinating books. There are three in particular you might have heard mentioned by certain Hogwarts students, and that you can add ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • The Tales of Beedle the Bard

    A Harry Potter Hogwarts Library Book

    series Hogwarts Library book #3
    "The heroes and heroines who triumph in his stories are not those with the most powerful magic, but rather those who demonstrate the most kindness, common sense and ingenuity."As every fan of the Harry Potter stories knows, the shelves of the Hogwarts Library are home to all sorts of fascinating books. There are three in particular you might have heard mentioned by certain Hogwarts students, and ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Of Poseidon

    by Anna Banks ...
    series The Syrena Legacy #1
    "Think of the one thing you might not be able to live without. Now imagine sacrificing it …"Galen is gorgeous, with striking violet eyes and a toned body that makes people tremble – and that’s just when he’s in human form. He’s from the House of Triton, god of the sea, and he’s desperate to find the right girl; one who has the Gift of Poseidon. For only that girl can stop his brother from marrying ... Read more

    $8.79 AUD

  • Of Triton

    by Banks, Anna ...
    series The Syrena Legacy #2
    Of Triton is the follow up to the breathtaking Of Poseidon. Emma is half-mermaid: a freak in the human world and an abomination in the Syrena realm below. But shes in love with Galen a gorgeous Syrena from the House of Triton, god of the sea. If Emmas secret is discovered by the Syrena, she risks being put to death as a Half-Breed. Emmas heritage comes from her mother a princess from the House of ... Read more

    $8.79 AUD

  • Wolf Springs Chronicles: Hot Blooded

    Book 2

    series Wolf Springs Chronicles #2
    Perfect for fans of Twilight.What do you run from?Katelyn had only been in Wolf Springs a short time before she was bitten by a werewolf. And now she carries that creature's curse in her veins.But she's not alone. Wolf Springs is home to a hidden family of werewolves, the Fenners – who swear none of them bit her. Apparently there’s a monster on the loose – something wild and uncontrollable.And to ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • Quidditch Through the Ages

    A Harry Potter Hogwarts Library Book

    series Hogwarts Library book #2
    "At Queerditch Marsh, however, a game had been created that would one day become the most popular in the wizarding world."As every fan of the Harry Potter stories knows, the shelves of the Hogwarts Library are home to all sorts of fascinating books. There are three in particular you might have heard mentioned by certain Hogwarts students, and that you can add to your reading list too, including ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Syren

    Septimus Heap Book 5 (Rejacketed)

    by Angie Sage ...
    Enter the world of Septimus Heap, Wizard Apprentice. Magyk is his destiny.In the fifth book of this Magykal series, Septimus and his friends find themselves on an island whose secrets are as dark and dangerous as its inhabitants.Septimus Heap returns to the House of Foryx with Spit Fyre to pick up Jenna, Nicko, Snorri, and Beetle. But the journey home does not go well and when Septimus and his ... Read more

    $11.98 AUD