GENRE: Good Reads. Picture Book. A book about a little girl who sails her raft 'across a sea of words' to arrive at the house of a small boy. There she invites him to come away with her on an adventure where they can journey through 'forests of fairy tales', 'across mountains of make-believe' and 'sleep in clouds of song'. Guided by his new friend, the boy unlocks his imagination and a lifetime of magic lies ahead of him.
GENRE: Sport. SERIES: Netball Gems, Book 8. Will Sahar become the Gems' newest member? Sahar has only recently arrived in Australia and when she sees her new friends practising their netball moves, something inside Sahar sparks. Can Sahar overcome the obstacles standing in her way and discover the joy of playing netball?
The Smuggler's Curse by NORMAN JORGENSEN -- Middle Grade (older readers) novel -- Red Read’s life takes a surprising – and alarming – turn when his mother sells him to an infamous smuggler plying his trade off the north-west coast of Australia in the closing days of the 19th century.