Young adult non-fiction

Riding the Black Cockatoo

John Danalis

Format: Paperback

AUD $18.99

The inspiring true story of one man's reconciliation journey. All through his growing-up years, John Danalis's family had an Aboriginal skull on the mantelpiece; yet only as an adult did he ask where it came from and whether it should be restored to its rightful owners.

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Juicy Writing

Brigid Lowry

Format: Paperback

AUD $18.99

Juicy Writing is a treasure-trove of inspiration and practical advice on creative writing - and on living a confident, creative life - especially for teenagers. It's a book to relish, to dip into, to read on the train, to lend to a friend. It will bring out the best in you.

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Right Book, Right Time

Agnes Nieuwenhuizen

Format: Paperback

AUD $35.00

A lively, trustworthy guide to the current best books for young people, by Australia's most respected YA book expert. With its emphasis on reading for pleasure, this book offers an exciting range of choices for readers of any persuasion. A boon for parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers and teenagers themselves.

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Battle Order 204

Christobel Mattingley

Format: Paperback

AUD $17.99

The riveting true story account of a young WW2 pilot's heroic journey, illustrated throughout with fascinating photographs, maps and excerpts from his log books.

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Kidoku

Format: Paperback

AUD $12.95

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The Glory Garage

Nadia Jamal and Taghred Chandab

Format: Paperback

AUD $18.99

A collection of true stories that present a fascinating insight into a culture that remains mysterious to many non-Lebanese Muslims. Warm, provocative, funny and poignant, these tales of family and community life, contradictions and customs, are a vivid insight into an exotic and vibrant culture.

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All This Talk About Careers

Kate Armstrong

Format: Paperback

AUD $19.99

What are you going to do when you leave school? If you feel that you have to know and the pressure is on, dip into this inspiring book and discover how other people found their way to jobs they like, and how a career path can lead you in unexpected directions. Fifty people from a variety of professions tell their stories.

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Written in Blood

Beverley MacDonald , illustrated by Andrew Weldon

Format: Paperback

AUD $18.99

Full of provocative facts and true stories of courage, rebellion and survival, this book will encourage young people to examine their own beliefs and values.

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Going Places: Finding the Way

Barbara Taylor

AUD $14.95

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