The following titles are suggested books to read this summer.
Many of the books listed below have been recommended by the Australian Booksellers Association. For more titles check out this year’s Kids Reading Guide.
Download and print the Great Reads Reading List (PDF 753 KB) and take it to your local library the next time you visit.
Akarnae: The Medoran Chronicles Begin
Author: Lynette Noni
Diary of a Teenage Superhero
Author: Darrell Pitt
Doctor Who: The Time Lord Letters
Author: Justin Richards
Author: Louis Sachar
Goblin Mafia Wars
Author: DC Green
Legends of the Dark Knight
Author: Tom Taylor
Illustrators: Nicola Scott, Wayne Faucher and allen Passalaqua
Ned Kelly’s Secret: From Boy to Bushranger
Author: Sophie Mason
Author: Noelle Stevenson
Outlaw: The Legend of Robin Hood
Author: Tony Lee
Illustrator: Sam Hart and Artur Fujita
Author: E.T. O'Hely
Author: Marc Lindsay
Author: Nathan Jurevicius
Author: S.J. Kincaid
The Invisible Hero
Author: Elizabeth Fensham
Heroes of Olympus: The Lost Hero (Book 1) Graphic Novel
Author: Rick Riordan
Illustrator: Nate Powell and Orpheus Collar
This Savage Song (Monsters of Verity)
Author: Victoria Schwab
Author: Justin D'Ath
Authors: Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan and Deborah Biancotti
As you read these books, why not get some help to send your own book review or book trailer to the SRC Club Member Raves section of this website.
Don’t forget to check out what books are being recommended by other young readers from across the country!