Reading Rocks : New Books

Our Latest books

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Meet Me at the Intersection - Own Voice memoir, poetry and short fiction by writers who are First Nations, People of Colour, LGBTIQA+ or living with disability, exploring life from each author\'s unique perspective.
Meet Me at the Intersection
Bullet Catcher - 
1.Bullet Catcher2.Sniper3.Blowback
When Troy is caught up in a terrorist attack that takes the lives of his parents, he discovers an amazing power - bullets can\'t harm him. Soon he is recruited into a secret organisation where he meets Kasia, a girl with her own remarkable talent, and the two put their powers to use. Exhilarating action meets heart-pounding suspense in the first title of this trilogy
Bullet Catcher
Monster Series - 
Monster series: 1.Monster 2.VillainGone series:1.Gone2.Hunger 3.Lies4.Plague 5.Fear6.Light7.Monster
It\'s been four years since a meteor hit Perdido Beach and everyone disappeared. Everyone, except the kids trapped in the FAYZ -- an invisible dome that was created by an alien virus. Inside the FAYZ, animals began to mutate and teens developed dangerous powers. The terrifying new world was plagued with hunger, lies, and fear of the unknown. Now the dome is gone and meteors are hitting earth with an even deadlier virus. Humans will mutate into monsters and the whole world will be exposed. As some teens begin to morph into heroes, they will find that others have become dangerously out of control ... and that the world is on the brink of a monstrous battle between good and evil.
Monster Series
The Continent - When a trip of a lifetime to the Continent turns into a nightmare, apprentice cartographer Vaela Sun finds herself face-to-face with the reality of a war she\'s only read about after an accident leaves her stranded.
The Continent
The World Cup - A chronological guide to football\'s World Cup. From its beginnings in 1930 to the modern all-singing, all-dancing self-styled \'greatest show on Earth\', every tournament is covered with features on major stars and great games, as well as stories about some less celebrated names and quirky stats and intriguing essays.
The World Cup
Vietnam - Paul Ham narrates the story of Australia\'s involvement in her longest military campaign, in which 50,000 Australians participated. He draws on hundreds of interviews and unpublished accounts to reconstruct this epic story. At its heart, this is the soldiers\' story, a story of being tossed about by politicians.
Vietnam
Contagion - 
1/ Contagion2/ DeceptionAn epidemic is sweeping the country. 
There is no cure; and you cannot be permitted to infect others. The very few of the infected who survive are dangerous and will be taken into the custody of the army. Young runaway Callie survived the disease, but not the so-called treatment. Her brother Kai is still looking for her. And his new friend Shay may hold the key to uncovering what truly happened.
Contagion
The Thousandth Floor - 1. The Thousandth Floor2. The Dazzling Heights3. The Towering SkyA hundred years in the future, New York\'s elite of the super-tower lie, backstab and betray each other to find their place at the top of the world. Everyone wants something - and everyone has something to lose. As the privileged inhabitants of the upper floors recklessly navigate the successes and pitfalls of the luxury life, forbidden desires are indulged and carefree lives teeter on the brink of catastrophe. Whilst lower-floor workers are tempted by a world - and unexpected romance - dangling just out of reach. And on the thousandth floor is Avery Fuller, the girl genetically designed to be perfect. The girl who seems to have it all - yet is tormented by the one thing she can never have. So when a young woman falls from the top of the supertower, her death is the culmination of a scandal that has ensnared the top-floor elite and bottom-floor. But who plummeted from the roof?
 
The Thousandth Floor
Everless - 
1/ Everless 2/EvermoreIn the land of Sempera, the rich control everything - even time. Ever since the age of alchemy and sorcery, hours, days and years have been extracted from blood and bound to iron coins. The rich live for centuries; the poor bleed themselves dry. Jules and her father are behind on their rent and low on hours. To stop him from draining himself to clear their debts, Jules takes a job at Everless, the grand estate of the cruel Gerling family. There, Jules encounters danger and temptation in the guise of the Gerling heir, Roan, who is soon to be married. But the web of secrets at Everless stretches beyond her desire, and the truths Jules must uncover will change her life for ever...and possibly the future of time itself.
Everless
Hunting Prince Dracula - Following the grief and horror of her discovery of Jack the Ripper\'s true identity, Audrey Rose Wadsworth has no choice but to flee London and its memories. Together with the arrogant yet charming Thomas Cresswell, she journeys to the dark heart of Romania, home to one of Europe\'s best schools of forensic medicine...and to another notorious killer, Vlad the Impaler, whose thirst for blood became legend. But her life\'s dream is soon tainted by blood-soaked discoveries in the halls of the school\'s forbidding castle, and Audrey Rose is compelled to investigate the strangely familiar murders. What she finds brings all her terrifying fears to life once again.
Hunting Prince Dracula