Book List in Order: 64 titles


  • Megan Dennis needs to clear her friend of a murder charge.Cara's workplace is plagued by a Christmas thief.Corbin is trying to find his missing friend.Arrow stumbles onto a robbery in a snowstorm.David Longley is a retired New York cop working cold c...



  • Corbin's family is rich, but his family life is tense. He chooses to work in a supermarket instead of letting his step-father give him a job.Millie works there too. She helps him learn the ropes and becomes a friend.Then one day she disappears withou...



  • A year ago, Shaun nearly died.Now he's finally back home, but his life is a wreck. His Mum is hyper-vigilant, his friends have drifted away, and no one will believe the truth about the so-called accident.Or the girl who saved him.But Shaun knows she'...



  • Kess's people have been trapped in their Valley for hundreds of years by the molleng, lethal mind-sucking creatures kept beyond the Forest only by the strange powers of the monstrous, half-witted Giant.But the Giant is more than he seems.And when he ...



  • For Erin and her three children, Anzac Day has always been special – and it's even more special this year.For Andy's great-grandfather, Anzac Day is a time to remember his fallen friends and to honour them at the Dawn Service, and spend the day...



  • Colin is enjoying his retirement years… until, without warning, his wife Joan is admitted to hospital.Lost without her, and terrified he will lose her forever, Colin realises he has to find a way forward. But it's hard.Until the day a teenage ...



  • Hailey's life is spiralling out of control.Her little sister is selfish, her young brother is… well, different, and her mother has taken off without explanation, leaving her father lost and shattered.But the absolute worst thing ever? Having t...



  • When Bryn Maher discovers her grandfather's lost pocket watch, she also finds she has inherited a special gift. Soon, with the help of her rescue kitten, Orion, and Harley, who works in an antique store, she finds herself involved in several terrifyi...



  • Gary has lived on the streets for three months. It's not his choice - his Gran is in hospital and the streets are safer than living with Mum and his creep of a stepfather.Then one day Gary finds a bunch of silk flowers in a skip bin. Those flowers, a...







  • Bryn has discovered that using her grandfather's pocket watch to help people is more complicated and dangerous than she thought, and has decided not to use it again.But when she learns that her friend Harley's young cousin disappeared without a trace...



  • When Bryn Maher learns that her next door neighbour's grandson, Jason Holloway, has been accused of something he claims he didn't do, she decides to help them by using her grandfather's watch to shift back in time and prove Jason's innocence – ...



  • Kelly lived in Fraser Bay when she was a baby, but she can't remember it; the family moved inland when she was a toddler.Her mother later drowned in the sea at Fraser Bay, but Kelly can't remember that either.So why does she feel an overwhelming need...



  • Rowie sees the chalk girl every morning outside the train station, creating her beautiful, intricate drawings. Those drawings are the high point of her day; they help her deal with the chaos and uncertainty she has to face at home.Because keeping her...



  • Wayfarer: a traveller, usually on foot; a person in transit from one place to another. Lodestone: a rock containing magnetite; floated in water, it swings to indicate true north; used by early travellers and mariners to navigate. From parent to child...



  • Bryn Maher’s grandfather died in a car crash a year ago. But was it an accident… or something else?When Bryn finds an old pocket watch in an antique store, a watch that looks identical to the one her grandfather had lost, she buys it on impulse.B...



  • Brad runs because it’s the one thing in his life he can do right. And what makes it better is he can see Beauty, the white pony he’s befriended, every day.But when Beauty goes missing after a storm, can Brad find her? Or will his past behaviour p...



  • This collection contains the following stories: The Haunting of Castle Bowland To inherit a castle in Scotland from an uncle she never knew, Nori Graham must stay there for a week. Deadset easy for a tough bush girl from Australia’s Northern Territ...



  • **The Wayfarer series can be read in any order, as each story is complete within itself.**Wayfarer: a traveller, usually on foot; a person in transit from one place to another.Lodestone: a rock containing magnetite; floated in water, it swings to ind...



  • When Kalara the troll girl finds herself sent to Australia as a statue, she is sure she will never see her family in England again.Ro lives with her grandparents. She still feels odd and isolated after the death of her parents, and finds it hard to t...







  • Ashlyn Gates is a young psychologist thrust into an unbelievable situation.Connor Moore is a ten-year-old subjected to an insane experiment which is slowly killing him.Can Ashlyn keep Connor’s mind intact as the scientists fight to save what’s le...



  • **The Wayfarer series can be read in any order, as each story is complete within itself.**Wayfarer: a traveller, usually on foot; a person in transit from one place to another.Lodestone: a rock containing magnetite; floated in water, it swings to ind...



  • Becky has a secret. She can turn herself into water.She doesn’t dare tell her parents, so she has to practise in the back garden at night.Then she hears noises next door. Becky knows the people who live there are on holiday. So who’s in their hou...



  • Dean’s father works at Welles Bend Wildlife Park, and Dean has been friends with one of the squirrel monkeys, Allukah, ever since he went deaf seven years ago.But Dean has a secret, one that happened by accident, and one that he can’t tell anyone...



  • **The Wayfarer series can be read in any order, as each story is complete within itself.**Wayfarer: a traveller, usually on foot; a person in transit from one place to another.Lodestone: a rock containing magnetite; floated in water, it swings to ind...



  • Lara has cerebral palsy. The doctors said she’d never walk.She proved them wrong.Now Lara’s got another goal, and she’s sworn her older sister Allie to secrecy.All will be revealed at Welles Bend Primary School’s Year Six Graduation.But can L...



  • Greygran has come to live with Hayley’s family because she is having trouble walking and remembering things.But when the special Christmas Angel ornament goes missing, will Greygran’s determination to find it lead to disaster?Or will Hayley be wi...



  • Shay and her Mum have moved to a small English village to look after Shay’s Grandad, who was injured in a car crash. His house is huge and hundreds of years old… and something’s weird about it.As Shay learns more about the house, and her family...



  • Tamsin has been bounced from foster home to foster home. Now she’s living on the remote coast of Tasmania, wondering if she’s ever going to fit in anywhere.Then she finds a fur seal on the beach, its body tangled in fishing line.Can Tamsin help t...



  • Nara has lived alone in the loch since her family was forced to flee years ago after one of them was seen by humans. But the humans fascinate Nara.Cass doesn’t want a new step-family. And she definitely doesn’t want to be out here in the middle o...







  • **The Wayfarer series can be read in any order, as each story is complete within itself.**Wayfarer: a traveller, usually on foot; a person in transit from one place to another.From parent to child, found and lost, cherished and discarded, one small p...



  • Brock has moved to a small town in rural Victoria to prove to his over-protective parents, and himself, that he can manage his epilepsy.But there is a mystery surrounding his new home. Who made a mess of his shed? Who is the little girl in the photo?...



  • **The Wayfarer series can be read in any order, as each story is complete within itself.**Wayfarer: a traveller, usually on foot; a person in transit from one place to another.From parent to child, found and lost, cherished and discarded, one small p...



  • Alanna and her sister Brenda have come with their father to Ireland so he can help their aunt sort out their grandmother’s will.But Ireland is an ancient land bound by spells and inhuman creatures.And beings who used to be human.Can Alanna and Bren...



  • Wayfarer: a traveller, usually on foot; a person in transit from one place to another.From parent to child, found and lost, cherished and discarded, one small piece of stone imbued with a mysterious essence will affect thousands of people from all ov...



  • **The Wayfarer series can be read in any order, as each story is complete within itself.**Wayfarer: a traveller, usually on foot; a person in transit from one place to another.From parent to child, found and lost, cherished and discarded, one small s...



  • Six hundred years before the founding of the Kingdom, the island of Kaikara was a collection of towns and villages and remote farmholds settled by those fleeing death and slavery by the Kalnari Empire on the Mainland. But now death and possible slave...



  • Elsie Parminter loves to keep informed about all the retirement home goings-on.And she loves to keep other people informed too – even if it’s not their business.So when she overhears a shocking confession, Elsie knows exactly what to do – tell ...



  • Olwen had gone into the Daintree Rainforest to be by herself for a while and sort through her life.Only to find her life taking a direction she’d never imagined when a huge tract of the rainforest is transported on board a starship.Dealing with ali...



  • In the 1950s in rural Australia, Tom and his brother and their friends find what they think is an abandoned caravan on the Brerretons’ land.Except it’s not abandoned.And the man who owns it is not happy that he’s been seen doing what he’s doi...







  • Suiko Tanaka has come to Australia from Japan to study, and to start a new life away from the old beliefs and ancient secrets of her family.But when a young boy from her unit block goes missing, Suiko must make a choice. Should she continue to keep h...



  • For hundreds of years the Snow Bear has guarded the valley from the monsters still roaming Outside.But when the Snow Bear chooses Leri, she finds a different reality than what she’s been taught all her life.Can Leri do what must be done to enable t...



  • ‘My brother Jason is five years old. The doctor said this will probably be his last Christmas. He can see this tree from his window. Please help me decorate it for him.’A simple sign, written in Texta, hanging on a pine tree in a park.Lauren sees...



  • Joss hates that her family’s farm has to be sold because of the economic crisis. She doesn’t really fit in with city life, and technology sometimes confuses her. Then, one night, something extraordinary happens which grants her dearest wish – b...



  • Cara lives in a home where her mother’s alcohol-fuelled violence is a daily reality.One day, after a beating, she discovers that her drawing of three lorikeets is now a drawing of two. Where the third lorikeet had been is a spatter of blood, and th...



  • After he finds a dragon’s egg and accidentally hatches it, Orson is flung into a quest that he doesn’t know he’s on to find someone he doesn’t know he has to find in order to right a great wrong done by someone who didn’t really think about...



  • After he finds a dragon’s egg and accidentally hatches it, Orson is flung into a quest that he doesn’t know he’s on to find someone he doesn’t know he has to find in order to right a great wrong done by someone who didn’t really think about...



  • After he finds a dragon’s egg and accidentally hatches it, Orson is flung into a quest that he doesn’t know he’s on to find someone he doesn’t know he has to find in order to right a great wrong done by someone who didn’t really think about...



  • To inherit a castle in Scotland from an uncle she never knew, Nori Graham must stay there for a week. Deadset easy for a tough bush girl from the Northern Territory, right? That’s what Nori thought. But that was before she met the bagpipe-playing g...



  • Mike didn’t mind the after-hours plumbing jobs; they paid the bills, and he met some interesting people. Especially the Harrises, with their huge salt-water fish tank full of sea horses. But there was something odd about that tank, not to mention t...







  • Boyd and Jasmine had run away from an abusive home to live on the streets. Then one night Jasmine disappeared, leaving Boyd alone and sick and haunted by eerie music. Now, one year later, he can hear that music again, the notes sifting through the fo...



  • The Gold Coast, Australia. Home of sand, surf and… lions?Gavin’s heard the rumours of a lion loose on the Coast. But, pleasantly drunk from his buck’s night, he decides to walk home along the beach. Unfortunately his midnight stroll turns out a...



  • Years ago, Susan’s daughter disappeared. Susan blames herself – after all, she’s the one who made the quilt using the magical needle handed down from mother to daughter through the generations. Since that day, Susan has made hundreds of quilts,...



  • After he finds a dragon’s egg and accidentally hatches it, Orson is flung into a quest that he doesn’t know he’s on to find someone he doesn’t know he has to find in order to right a great wrong done by someone who didn’t really think about...



  • The Rythig have come to Earth on a diplomatic mission. But there is one member of the mission the Earthlings don't know about. And this small Rythig's very big problem could cause an intergalactic incident......



  • After he finds a dragon’s egg and accidentally hatches it, Orson is flung into a quest that he doesn’t know he’s on to find someone he doesn’t know he has to find in order to right a great wrong done by someone who didn’t really think about...



  • After he finds a dragon’s egg and accidentally hatches it, Orson is flung into a quest that he doesn’t know he’s on to find someone he doesn’t know he has to find in order to right a great wrong done by someone who didn’t really think about...



  • After he finds a dragon’s egg and accidentally hatches it, Orson is flung into a quest that he doesn’t know he’s on to find someone he doesn’t know he has to find in order to right a great wrong done by someone who didn’t really think about...



  • Linda and her two young children are escaping an abusive marriage.Jake is dealing with the death of his wife and daughter in the only way he knows how - by immersing himself in his job as a State Emergency Services volunteer.One night of flooding rai...



  • Long ago vampires inspired hatred and terror in mankind. But that was before the industrial age. Now, in a shrinking world, they live in close proximity to humans and have to deal with changing human attitudes and confusing technology - not to mentio...







  • After he finds a dragon’s egg and accidentally hatches it, Orson is flung into a quest that he doesn’t know he’s on to find someone he doesn’t know he has to find in order to right a great wrong done by someone who didn’t really think about...



  • Tommy and his mother are trapped within a cycle of violence, terrorised by Tommy's stepfather. To cope, Tommy escapes into a fantasy-world in his mind, where he is a Hero and fights against the cruel Villain. Until the day Tommy's two worlds collide ...



  • Mr Anderson had been working as Santa at the shopping centre for years. But this Christmas he's been asked to fulfil a young boy's very special wish, something much more important than the latest toy......



  • Ted Byrne is a born storyteller, and his tales of Nungwarra, the white crocodile spirit of Long Hole, in the Australian outback, have entertained many a tourist. But Ted is using the legend for his own less-than-honourable purposes, and legends have ...



  • Uncle Tom’s wishes when he died were quite clear; he wanted to be cremated. ‘Burned in me box’ to use his exact words. It said so in his will, found in the file marked ‘Government Junk’ in his rolltop desk.Trouble was, the will didn’t say...


Complete Series List in Order

Davis Bay

1) The Ghost of Calliope Creek (Oct-2012)

The Kids of Welles Bend

1) One Step at a Time (Jan-2017)
2) Second Chances (Oct-2016)

Kingdom of Kaikara

1) The Dragon's Egg (Jun-2012)
2) The Snowcat's Child (Dec-2012)
3) The Dryad's Forest (Apr-2013)
4) The King's Daughter (Jun-2013)
5) The Giant's Sword (Oct-2013)
6) The Mergirl's Lake (May-2014)
7) The Unicorn's Secret (Jun-2014)
8) The Kingdom's Heir (Jul-2014)

Wayfarers

1) The Lightning Stone (Feb-2016)
2) Legacy (Mar-2016)
3) Dragon Hill (Jul-2016)
4) The Darkest Dawn (Sep-2016)