Suggested Readings 2021
Here's our recommended reading lists
Below we have a fabulous selection of pre-recorded author readings. If you’re keen for some personal insights from an author, then you’re going to love scrolling through this section.
There’s a link to view them sharing a special part of their book with us on the WestWords YouTube channel as well as a link to purchase the book online.
A great taster if you’re not sure what book you’d like to dive into next!
A bright and colourful look at twelve incredible Australian women who helped shape our country, from politics and the arts to Indigenous culture, science and more.
Written by multi-award-winning author Ursula Dubosarsky, BRINDABELLA is the story of a boy called Pender and a kangaroo called Brindabella, about how they became friends, and all the things that happened to them because of it.
After discovering an octopus in the rock pools at the beach, a boy wonders about all the fun adventures they could share if he took the octopus home. A gentle tale of friendship from multi-award-winning author Claire Zorn.