Jacinta Dimase Literary Agent Melbourne

books

Elizabeth Macarthur: A Life at the Edge of the World

A groundbreaking portrait of an ordinary English country woman who would go on to become of Australia’s most significant but little known historical figures.

by Michelle Scott Tucker

Neverland

“I forced a smile, I’m not afraid…”
But the more Kit uncovers about Neverland, the more she realises that perhaps she should be afraid…

by Margot McGovern

The Bookshop of the Broken Hearted

Tom Hope doesn’t think he’s much of a farmer, and he can’t have been much of a husband to Trudy, either, judging by her sudden departure. It’s only when she returns, pregnant to someone else, that he discovers his surprising talent as a father. So when Trudy finds Jesus and takes little Peter away with her to join the holy rollers, Tom’s heart breaks all over again.

by Robert Hillman

ZEROES AND ONES: The Geeks, Heroes and Hackers who Changed History

This non-fiction middle-grade book is about the creators of today’s digital technologies; the coders, the crackpots, and the trailblazers.

by Cristy Burne

'Brimstone' The Fire Watcher Chronicles #1 by Kelly Gardiner

The Fire Watcher trilogy blends time-travel, history, mystery and action into adventure as Christopher and his friends race to untangle the truth of the phoenix ring, and mysterious Righteous Temple

by Kelly Gardiner

Puddle Hunters by Kirsty Murray, illustrated by Karen Blair

This beautiful book captures the eternal delight of young children splashing about in puddles and experimenting with language.

by Karen Blair

Around The Grounds: Magic Moments From The Life Of A Sports Broadcaster by Peter Newlinds with David Brewster

After reading Around the Grounds, readers will never listen to radio sport coverage in quite the same way again.

by David Brewster