Book List:43 titles
  • James Gong is training for his black belt in taekwondo. One night a camera crew turns up at training for an episode of My Life.James is sparring a white belt who gets carried away and hammers James' foot. Sparks fly in James' brain and he gasps ̵...


  • “Well-researched and beautifully written.…Collins knows how to build suspense.” —San Francisco ChronicleOn November 23rd of 1849, in the heart of Boston, one of the city’s richest men simply vanished. Dr. George Parkman, a Brahmin who owned...


  • There is no lower rank than cabin boy on the warship Invincible. But Dantar knows he is important, because anyone who threatens his life gets turned into a pile of ashes. His older sister Velza is a shapecasting warrior, in a world where only men fig...


  • When two of Australia’s most popular fantasy authors collaborate, The Warlock’s Child weaves a new and exciting brand of magic.The Invincible has been attacked, and all seems lost. Dantar’s only escape from his enemies is through the foul-smell...


  • Calbaras has knowledge that the dragons of Dracondas desperately want. As payment, they are willing to grant him his wish to become the greatest warlock of all time.But can Calbaras handle this power? Or will it ultimately destroy him?...


  • Not since Garth Nix and Sean Williams joined forces has there been such a great collaboration!The warlock Calbaras wants to revive the ancient, forbidden magic of dragons, and his son Dantar is vital to his plans. Dantar is on the run in an enemy kin...


  • It's hard to save the world when you are in jail. Dantar and Velza, children of the warlock Calbaras, need to escape from jails six hundred miles apart to stop their father unleashing a catastrophically dangerous spell. Both will soon learn that they...


  • Lieutenant Alastair Mitchell, RCNVR, had two loves – HMCS Dartmouth and Second Officer Linda Halley, WRCNS. He had to choose, but he couldn’t. Then, on a cold, overcast November night off Bell Island, Newfoundland, the enemy made the choice for h...


  • Yukin and his mate, Yulen, flee their campsite when Akcarum slave-traders attack. Unable to escape the Akcarum hunter birds, they are caught and transported to Quentaris. On their journey through the rift caves Yukin discovers a power that taps into ...






  • Rad de La'rel is a street urchin who yearns to be a guide to adventures in the rift caves of Quentaris. Before he can claim his birthright, he must escape the Thieves' Guild and the notorious Vindon Nibhelline with the help of his friend Tulcia. Only...


  • Although Dantar is able to shapeshift into dragon form, he still thinks like a rebellious teenager. His sister Velza has been given the ultimate gift by the dragons of Dracondas - the mind of a dragon. Now they must combine their gifts to stop the mo...


  • Lucy's been hired as a kung-fu bodyguard to protect her friends from bullies. But is it Lucy's high kicks that scare off the bullies? Or something else? ...


  • Lucy Lee is the Kung-fu queen of the whole school. Maybe even the whole world. So why is she coming second in the kung-fu fest? Someone must be cheating......


  • Lucy Lee, Queen of Kung-fu, is sure she'll win the Show Time talent quest with her spinning, high-kicking martial arts It's just too bad no one else agrees......


  • Lucy's in trouble. Thanks to her big mouth, she's been put in charge of her school. No one likes her new rules especially Miss Brussels, the meanest teacher on the planet!...


  • When evil intent is just the beginning... Matt Brannigan is a lawyer living on the edge. His daughter, Briony is psychic and trouble shadows his family wherever they go. Cult guru Brother Desmond knows that the power within Briony is the remaining ke...


  • In a galaxy of cutthroat companies, shadowy clans and a million agendas, spy agency RIM barely wields enough control to keep order. Maximus Black is RIM’s star cadet.But he has a problem. One of RIM’s best agents, Anneke Longshadow, knows there...


  • Tobys mum has been missing for more than a month. His new friend, Ginger, has lost her dad. So how can an abandoned red shoe, an unusual plan and map coordinates help them in their search for their parents? And why is everyone looking for Toby?...


  • In a galaxy of cutthroat companies, shadowy clans and a million agendas, spy agency RIM barely wields enough control to keep order. Maximus Black is RIM's star cadet. But he has a problem. One of RIM's best agents, Anneke Longshadow, knows there's a ...


  • Quentaris is at war with Tolrush, draining the city of every able bodied fighter. Famous Quentaran rift guide, Rad de La?rel, is shocked to discover that his beloved city has been left wide open to attack by vampires. Other cities have already fallen...


  • Trust Me Too comprises work from over 50 of Australia’s leading children’s authors and illustrators. Separated into genres such as crime, adventure, romance, science fiction and fantasy, it truly covers all aspects of the classical anthology. It ...


  • Mack 'Max' Dunstan has played Moses, Marc Anthony, Ben-Hur, President Andrew Jackson, and Long John Silver. He has starred in The Ten Commandments, Ben-Hur, El Cid, 55 Days in Peking, Planet of the Apes, Omega Man, and Soylent Green, to name a few. S...


  • No writer better articulates ourinterest in the confluence of hope, eccentricity, and the timelessness of the bold and strange than Paul Collins.Dave Eggers On Long Island, a farmer finds a duck pond turned red with blood. On the Lower East Side, ...



  • In a galaxy of cutthroat companies, shadowy clans and a million agendas, spy agency RIM barely wields enough control to keep order.Maximus Black is RIM’s star cadet. But he has a problem. One of RIM’s best agents, Anneke Longshadow, knows there...


  • What would you do if you were a quantum physics professor at Oxford University and you just discovered a body, your body, from 150 years in the future? This is what happens to Gregory H. Case in Mystery of Everyman's Way by Paul Collins. Case find...


  • Calamity has befallen the city of Quentaris! Due to a vengeful plot by warlike Tolrush (which backfires), Quentaris is uprooted—city, cliff-face, harbour and all—and hurled into the uncharted rift-maze. Lost and adrift in this endless labyrinth o...


  • Trust Me! features original contributions by 50 of Australia’s best known children’s authors, poets and illustrators. Stories and poems cover all genres, mystery, romance, crime, fantasy, SF, humour and more. Contributors include: Andy Griffiths,...


  • Wardragon is the culmination of The Jelindel Chronicles in a soaring saga. Finally Jelindel, with her allies, Zimak and Daretor, has tracked the alien mailshirt across two radically different worlds. But the journey is perilous when each step is line...






  • The story takes a light hearted look at how life might be for children in the future. Subsequent stories will explore ways in which people in different places and in different conditions, cope with the problem of bringing the atmosphere back into bal...


  • In the year 2000 a CEO of an AIDS drug manufacturer, Conrad Bernstein, finalizes the purchase of an artificial intelligence company, Cali AI. He tours the firm and falls victim to an industrial accident. They cryogenically freeze him and Bernstein in...


  • According to the Australian Book Review: “Australia is not the science fiction capital of the world; in fact we are probably not even on the map. This unfortunate fact would change if we could produce more writers like Paul Collins.”Collins has j...


  • After the crash of the ship Colony, 14-year-old Welkin was left for dead on the inhospitable landscape of a ravaged Earth. After being rescued by a gang of Earthborn, Welkin proves his value and becomes a trusted member of the Family. But existence i...


  • The long-awaited sequel to Dragonfang.Three mercenariesPoison coursing through their veinsAnd only six weeks to find a stolen dragon relic ...“The action never stops in Dragonsight. Countess Jelindel dek Mediesar, Daretor and Zimak are sent on a de...


  • This science fiction paperback follows the adventures of a fictional media magnet, Michael Bassett, who utilizes his immense fortune to finance the construction of a flying saucer. He selects the best that NASA can offer and he joins them on a fligh...



  • When the spaceship Colony is forces to abort its mission to colonize Tau Ceti III and instead crashlands on Earth, it's a homecoming for fourteen-year-old Welkin Roberts. Well...sort of.Welkin is a Skyborn. Having lived his entire life on board a spa...


  • A bibliophile's pilgrimage to where book lovers go when they die-Hay-on-Wye.Paul Collins and his family abandoned the hills of San Francisco to move to the Welsh countryside-to move, in fact, to the little cobblestone village of Hay-on-Wye, the 'Town...


  • An all-powerful, enchanted mailshirt from the stars.Six links are missing.An orphan, a streetwise urchin and a swordsman must find the links before the greatest evil known descends upon Q’zar.Jelindel dek Mediesar led a charmed life until lindrak a...


  • "Paul Collins has successfully created an apocalyptic action-packed nightmare, escalating some of our worst present day fears into the not so distant future." Nita Kambouris, Australian Book Review. "Cyberskin is strangely compelling and enjoyable co...