Book List in Order: 10 titles

  • A comic tale of gangsters, first love and the crooked path to the straight and narrow: Mercedes Bent is trying to go straight - if only her family weren't so crooked. Mercedes has carved herself a nice little niche at the Daphne Pincher Academy for y...


  • A comic thriller to die for! Modesty de Mise is dead set on saving the local cemetery from developers. It's right next to where she lives, above her parents' business - a funeral parlour! And, as if that isn't bad enough, things start to look grave w...


  • The quirky quest of a psychic time-traveller:Mmimosa Fortune has travelled the world with her clairvoyant mother - and now she's travelling through time! Name the country and Mimosa's lived there - but never for very long! So, when she and her mother...


  • Calamity seems to follow Magenta everywhere. Her neighbour, Daniel, tries to help but, inevitably, ends up inveigled into her schemes with hilarious results. Magenta has set her sights on Year 11 heart-throb, Adam Jordan, but all her attempts to im...


  • Toxic Treacle is a dystopian thriller for young adults. It is set in a society where female nurturers have excluded males from all aspects of child rearing other than breeding and financial maintenance. Monkey is 15: a pre-breeder and he will soon gr...


  • Magenta Orange returns, battling with the green-eyed monster and bringing chaos and confusion to the school camp. Magenta can't believe that ex-boyfriend Daniel won't speak to her—after all, when she kissed hunky new boy Chad Albright it was for c...


  • Magenta's best friends are going to be performing in the Battle of the Bands - but they haven't asked her to join! OK, so she's tone deaf, but that shouldn't be a barrier for the truly talented. And Magenta needs to be centre stage to catch the atten...


  • Magenta can't hide her disappointment when her dream destination turns out to be a holiday camp in the middle of nowhere. But she's looking forward to working on her tan and starring in the talent contest—as well as indulging in a bit of holiday ...


  • Magenta Orange is back—and this time she’s center stage. Magenta is desperate to star in the school production of Grease—she has always dreamed of being a Pink Lady—but chaos at the casting means she ends up stuck firmly behind the scenes. And i...






  • Bright, sassy, and massively accident prone, Magenta is seen as a jinx by her friends—and as a disaster zone by the boy of her dreams. Blind to the long looks of her best friend, Daniel, she has set her sights on hottie Adam Jordan and she’ll risk...