Books - Young Adult


  • Tremendous Things

    Tremendous Things

    • Susin Nielsen
    • Andersen Press Ltd
    • ISBN13: 9781839130618
    • Published: 03-06-2021

    Wilbur has spent his teens being bullied and now he's sure he's nothing but a loser: his best friend is 85 years old, and his only talent is playing the triangle in the school band. Things start to look up when a mix-up with the French exchange programme results in Wilbur being assigned a<span...

  • When the Sky Falls

    When the Sky Falls

    • Phil Earle
    • Andersen Press Ltd
    • ISBN13: 9781783449651
    • Published: 03-06-2021

    1941. War is raging. And one angry boy has been sent to the city, where bombers rule the skies. There, Joseph will live with Mrs F, a gruff woman with no fondness for children. Her only loves are the rundown zoo she owns and its mighty silverback gorilla, Adonis. As the weeks pass, bonds deepe...

  • The Yearbook

    The Yearbook

    • Holly Bourne
    • Usborne Publishing Ltd
    • ISBN13: 9781474966825
    • Published: 13-05-2021

    Finding your voice. Speaking the truth. Falling in love. All the biggest drama happens in high school... Mean Girls meets To All The Boys I've Loved Before in this hugely relatable high-school takedown from the queen of UKYA. Paige is used to staying quiet in the face of lies. Like how...

  • We Were Wolves

    We Were Wolves

    • Jason Cockcroft
    • Andersen Press Ltd
    • ISBN13: 9781839130571
    • Published: 06-05-2021

    Boy lives in a caravan on his own in the woods. His dad, John, is in prison and promises to get out soon. All the boy needs to do is survive alone for a little while longer.  But dark forces are circling - like the dangerous man in the Range Rover, who is looking for his stolen money. And then...

  • Feast of the Evernight

    Feast of the Evernight

    • Ross MacKenzie
    • Andersen Press Ltd
    • ISBN13: 9781839130472
    • Published: 06-05-2021

    The Evernight has been defeated and the sun has returned, thanks to Larabelle Fox and her friends Joe and Double Eight. White Witches have their souls back and Mrs Hester is no more. It should be a time of celebration and relief. But a...

  • Eve out of Her Ruins

    Eve out of Her Ruins

    • Jeffrey Zuckerman, Ananda Devi, Ananda Devi
    • Les Fugitives
    • ISBN13: 9781838014148
    • Published: 30-04-2021

    Two girls: Eve, whose body is her only weapon and source of power; Savita, Eve's best friend and the only one who loves her without self-interest, has plans to leave but will not go alone. Two boys: Saadiq, gifted would-be poet, deeply in love with Eve; Clelio, the neighbourhood tough, waiting...

  • Zed and the Cormorants: 2021

    Zed and the Cormorants: 2021

    • Clare Owen
    • Arachne Press
    • ISBN13: 9781909208872
    • Published: 29-04-2021

    Zed's family have moved from London to a village in Cornwall. Dad says they need a fresh start, but no one s asked Zed what she thinks.  She knows she ll never fit into her new school, or make any friends, let alone find someone special. At this rate she'll be lucky to find a phone signal.<br...

  • The Supreme Lie

    The Supreme Lie

    • Geraldine McCaughrean
    • Usborne Publishing Ltd
    • ISBN13: 9781474970686
    • Published: 15-04-2021

    Twice Carnegie medal winning Geraldine McCaughrean's enthralling new novel is set in a world paralysed by natural disaster and dangerous lies. 15-year-old Gloria is maid to Afalia's tyrannical Head of State, Madame Suprema. When the country is hit by unprecedented flooding, Madame Suprema runs...