The eleventh hour is coming. Airborn Fifteen year old Matt works as a cabin boy aboard the Aurora,a luxury airship that is part passenger cruise ship. When wealthy Kate and her chaperone come aboard, Matt discovers that she is determined to prove her grandfather's claims that he saw strange creatures flying in the sky in the area the year before. His diary describes them as huge, furry beasts with batlike wings and sharp claws. A storm forces the damaged Aurora to set down on a seemingly deserted island.
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Airman Conor Broekhart was born to fly. In an age when many dreamed of flying, it became his destiny. When a cruel and cunning betrayal destroys his family, Conor must win the race for flight to save his family and right a terrible wrong. Akhenaten adventure, The John and Philippa discover they have super-human powers as young djinn. Mum sends them off to urbane, snobby Uncle Nimrod to learn their full powers in exotic Egypt. This places them in extreme danger.
Incidental strong language in context. Al Capone does my shirts Moose Flanagan lives with his family on Alcatraz, a high security prison housing the notorious Al Capone, in the s. His friend's plan to make money out of this backfires with serious consequences. Usually read by students in Years 9, 10 and above. His father is one of the guards. His older sister, Natalie, is autistic and, in an effort to protect her, Moose now owes prisoner 85, Al Capone, who has managed to secure her a place at a special school. The price Moose might have to pay reveals itself quite spectacularly.
Aladdin and other tales from the Arabian nights A retelling of the classic tales of the Arabian Nights, with beautiful illustrations and detailed historical information. Alanna: the first adventure In Alanna the first adventure, Alanna wants to become the first female knight so she poses as a boy and takes her place among the pages at the palace.
Alaska When Mia follows her sister halfway across the world to Alaska, she discovers that love can be found in the most unexpected and beautiful of places. Mia must find the courage to follow her heart in Alaska. Albert Einstein: the miracle mind Albert Einstein's name is synonymous with genius. He revolutionised the way we understand the universe and paved the way for diverse technology such as lasers, cell phones, electron microscopes and DVD players. Follow Einstein's journey from his childhood through to his groundbreaking writings that won him the Nobel Prize.
Alchemyst, The Sophie and Josh Newman find their lives intertwined with Nicholas Flamel and the powerful book he protects, the Book of Abraham the Mage, that enables the holder to save or destroy the world. Alex Rider graphic novels series Any two titles read from this series can be included as official Challenge books; up to five more titles can be included as your personal choice books.
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To survive, he toughens up and vows to make friends with nobody. He is given the job of caring for the soldiers' horses, where he is ordered to break in the commander's new horse, who is scared and damaged. Alexander Graham Bell: giving voice to the world Inspired by his nearly-deaf mother and a father who developed a 'visible alphabet' of all the possible sounds a human can make, Alexander Graham Bell spent most of his life trying to improve the way people communicated.
His most famous invention, the telephone, has made him one of the most well-known names of all time. Alexander the great: reckless conqueror Believing he was descended from Achilles and Hercules, Alexander set out to better their heroic deeds. For eight years, he led the Macedonians, mostly on foot, defeating huge armies and proving to be either a brilliant warrior or a ruthless invader. Alfred's war Alfred was just a young man when he was injured and shipped home from France. Neither honoured as a returned soldier or offered government support afforded to non-Indigenous servicemen, Alfred took up a solitary life walking the back roads - billy tied to his swag, finding work where he could.
Her father is missing at sea, her brother, Teddy, is away at war and she's not allowed to speak to her best friend anymore. Alice tries to forget her worries by having a stall at the Apple Blossom Fair. But, when strange events start happening in the town, everything goes wrong. Alice just wants the war to be over and for her life to be the same again.
Alice of Peppermint Grove The war is over, summer has arrived and Alice is hopeful that life with her family will finally return to normal. However, nothing goes as expected. Her mother loses her job at the bank, the country is gripped with the deadly Spanish Influenza and there are problems between Alice and her best friend, Jilly. Even the return from Europe of Teddy, Alice's big brother, can't fix everything.
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Alice's adventures in Wonderland On an ordinary summer's afternoon, Alice tumbles down a hole and an extraordinary adventure begins. In a strange, fantasy world, with even stranger characters, Alice finds herself growing more and more curious by the minute. Alice's food A-Z Dip in and taste, in this edible adventure. Packed to the brim with funny food facts and clever cooking tips, as well as kid-friendly recipes, this book is ideal for the fact-hungry, the food-obsessed or those who just like to mess about in the kitchen.
Alien rescue Scott, Rudy and AJ think helping a bunch of trapped aliens is cool - until the aliens start fighting. Alien, The As an alien Andalite warrior-cadet, life on Earth is pretty different for Ax, He's been hanging out with the Animorphs ever since the Dome ship was destroyed by the Yeerks and his brother, Prince Elfangor, was destroyed by Visser Three. Something that one alien, four kids and a hawk know they have to do, stop the Yeerks.
Aliens in the family Jake helps her new step-sister and step-brother to protect an alien from another dimension. Aliens, ghosts and vanishings: strange and possibly true Australian stories Have you heard these most bizarre tales from around Australia?
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Did a UFO drag a family's car off the road in the middle of the outback? How did rocks rain from the sky in WA? And what became of the prime minister who went into the surf and was never seen again? Explore the strangest tales, most incredible encounters and creepiest urban legends in Australia's history.
Read about the investigations and weigh up the facts, do you believe the official explanations for these weird and wonderful events? Alive in the death zone Mountaineer Lincoln Hall's miraculous story of climbing the world's highest mountain, being left for dead near the summit and then returning to life and safety. The world, including his family, had been told he was dead.
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Frostbite claimed Lincoln's fingers and toes and he lost nearly twenty kilograms. A story of courage and sheer determination. All about Anna and Harriet and Christopher and me Disasters seem to happen when Anna goes to visit her cousins every Saturday.
All about Jada This is a photo diary of the life of young Jada, daughter of boxer Anthony Mundine, the author of this book. Jada's special connection to her famous father inspired a tattoo. All cats have asperger syndrome The similarities between cat behaviour and human personality are explored.
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Using photographs, a sensitive comparison is drawn between the humorous behaviour of cats and the behaviour of children which may be indicative of Asperger's syndrome. All creatures great and small The life of an English country vet is revealed in the funny and sad situations that James Herriot finds on his rounds. All fall down After her mother's death, Grace is sent to live with her grandfather, a powerful United States Ambassador. Grace believes her mother was murdered and that, one day, she will find the killer and make him pay.
But, nobody believes her so there's no one she can completely trust. Not her grandfather or her new friends on Embassy Row. Not Alexei, the Russian boy next door, who is keeping his eye on Grace for reasons she neither likes nor understands. All fall down Christobel, fourteen and heiress to a fortune, is bored and lonely until she decides to dress as a boy and rescue her servant's son who has been kidnapped.
It becomes a dangerous game set in the crime and disease-ridden slums of The Rocks. All in the blue unclouded weather A collection of interlinked stories set in the late s in an Australian country town which focus on the four young Melling sisters. Each story links the girls and their friends together in a variety of domestic events and problems. The stories present a nostalgic feel for the post-war years.
Usually read by students in years 9, 10 and above. All stars 1: Maddy goal defence At home, Maddy's life has changed since her Dad moved out. At school she just hangs out with her friend Jess. When they miss out on being selected for school netball team Maddy is disappointed but Sarah suggests they form their own team. All stars 2: Bree, centre Bree is being noticed, but not in a good way. Bree wonders why all the girls who think they are good are giving her a hard time. All stars 3: Josie wing attack Josie's sister is getting married and the whole house is crazy, but Josie just wants to play netball in the match of the season.
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All stars 4: Jess wing defence Jess feels that everyone just talks about netball, but she can't understand what all the fuss is about. All stars 5: Sarah goal shooter Sarah feels she is having a bad day, a bad year and it gets even worse when when Josh, the basketballer, falls for her. All stars 6: Tara goal keeper Tara knows the team can't play without her, she just needs to convince them of that. All stars 7: Mel goal attack People have been telling Mel what to do her whole life and now that she has a choice, she doesn't know if she can do it.
All stars 8: Ali goal attack Ali feels like a loser, being on the sidelines all the time. Then, Stephanie turns up and things change. All stars netball series Sporting series about all things netball. Any two books from this series may be read as Challenge books; up to five more can be read as personal choice books. Go to the Series lists for individual book titles.
All the colours of paradise Since his arrival at the Kingdom of Silk, Perry Angel has learned a lot about love. Apart from dressing up as Superman, Perry's favourite thing is drawing. But, then, something happens and Perrry's friends are worried he might never draw again. Mr Kadri from the Colour Patch Cafe understands that, sometimes, there are no words to describe feelings and announces a new category in the annual art exhibition.