Best Australian Young Adult Books
The best of Australian young adult books
1 Tomorrow, When the War Bega...
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4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 28,275 ratings
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2 On the Jellicoe Road
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 27,344 ratings
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3 The Book Thief
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4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 712,445 ratings
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4 Looking for Alibrandi
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3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 11,744 ratings
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5 Saving Francesca
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 18,185 ratings
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6 The Piper's Son
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4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 7,077 ratings
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7 I Am the Messenger
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 65,540 ratings
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8 Finnikin of the Rock (Lumat...
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4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 20,120 ratings
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9 A Killing Frost (Tomorrow, #3)
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4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 11,113 ratings
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10 The Dead of Night (Tomorrow...
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 12,629 ratings
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10 Finding Cassie Crazy (Ashbu...
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 15,243 ratings
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12 Stolen: A Letter to My Captor
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 36,807 ratings
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13 Darkness, Be My Friend (Tom...
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 10,182 ratings
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14 The Night is For Hunting (T...
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 9,001 ratings
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15 Burning For Revenge (Tomorr...
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4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 9,632 ratings
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16 Obernewtyn (Obernewtyn Chro...
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 6,769 ratings
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17 The Other Side of Dawn (Tom...
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4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 8,656 ratings
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18 Graffiti Moon
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 11,460 ratings
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19 Good Oil
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3.52 of 5 stars 3.52 avg rating — 4,610 ratings
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20 Your Guardian Angel (Guardi...
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 698 ratings
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21 While I Live (The Ellie Chr...
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 4,422 ratings
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22 Circle of Flight (The Ellie...
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3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 2,844 ratings
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23 Fairytales for Wilde Girls
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4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 375 ratings
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24 Six Impossible Things
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 1,550 ratings
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25 Scatterlings
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3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 425 ratings
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26 The Farseekers (The Obernew...
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4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 4,503 ratings
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27 Burn Bright (Night Creature...
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3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 1,560 ratings
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28 The Gathering
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3.52 of 5 stars 3.52 avg rating — 1,264 ratings
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29 Raw Blue
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3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 1,948 ratings
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30 Looking for Alibrandi: Scre...
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 680 ratings
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31 Ashling (The Obernewtyn Chr...
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 3,995 ratings
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32 Queen Kat, Carmel and St. J...
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3.72 of 5 stars 3.72 avg rating — 557 ratings
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33 Sun Kissed (Guardian Angel,...
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 403 ratings
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34 Embrace (The Violet Eden Ch...
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4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 16,003 ratings
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35 Angel Arias (Night Creature...
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3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 547 ratings
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36 Enticed (The Violet Eden Ch...
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4.28 of 5 stars 4.28 avg rating — 8,631 ratings
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36 Dreaming Of Amelia (Ashbury...
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3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 1,880 ratings
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38 Strange Objects
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3.22 of 5 stars 3.22 avg rating — 214 ratings
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39 Greylands
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3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 342 ratings
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40 This is Shyness (This is Sh...
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3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 781 ratings
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41 Alyzon Whitestarr
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 941 ratings
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41 Merryll Of The Stones
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 66 ratings
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41 People Might Hear You
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3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 474 ratings
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44 Came Back To Show You I Cou...
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3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 343 ratings
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44 Nukkin Ya
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3.38 of 5 stars 3.38 avg rating — 151 ratings
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46 A Cage of Butterflies
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3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 216 ratings
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47 Chasing Charlie Duskin
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3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 2,290 ratings
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48 The Stone Key (The Obernewt...
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4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 2,635 ratings
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49 The Keeping Place (The Ober...
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 3,349 ratings
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50 Chain of Hearts
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 396 ratings
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51 Hamlet
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3.3 of 5 stars 3.30 avg rating — 597 ratings
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52 Shadows (The Rephaim, #1)
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 2,700 ratings
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53 Your Guardian Angel (Guardi...
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 698 ratings
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54 Halo (Halo, #1)
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3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 46,135 ratings
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54 Preloved
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3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 342 ratings
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56 The Rise
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 18 ratings
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56 The Sweet, Terrible, Glorio...
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3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 1,728 ratings
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58 Haze (The Rephaim, #2)
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4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 1,434 ratings
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59 Deadly, Unna?
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3.12 of 5 stars 3.12 avg rating — 936 ratings
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60 All I Ever Wanted
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3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 730 ratings
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61 A Straight Line to My Heart
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3.51 of 5 stars 3.51 avg rating — 1,125 ratings
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62 Finding Grace
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3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 576 ratings
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63 Exile (Mercy, #2)
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3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 2,005 ratings
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64 Mercy (Mercy, #1)
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3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 5,198 ratings
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65 Jatta
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3.27 of 5 stars 3.27 avg rating — 244 ratings
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66 Magic Lessons (Magic or Mad...
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3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 1,708 ratings
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66 Magic or Madness (Magic or ...
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3.52 of 5 stars 3.52 avg rating — 3,159 ratings
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68 The Red Cardigan
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3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 316 ratings
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69 Giants of the Frost
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 612 ratings
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70 Cross My Heart
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3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 102 ratings
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71 Witchsong
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 107 ratings
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72 The Singer of All Songs (Th...
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 6,921 ratings
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73 Mammon (The Ferryman Chroni...
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3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 92 ratings
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73 Pig Boy
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3.54 of 5 stars 3.54 avg rating — 91 ratings
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73 Vinnie's War
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3.61 of 5 stars 3.61 avg rating — 28 ratings
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73 Blood Song (Lharmell, #1)
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 1,042 ratings
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73 The Hungry Wolves of Van Di...
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 15 ratings
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78 Walking Naked
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3.51 of 5 stars 3.51 avg rating — 573 ratings
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78 Black Juice
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3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 913 ratings
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78 Wildwood Dancing (Wildwood,...
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4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 17,015 ratings
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81 The Brides of Rollrock Island
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3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 2,343 ratings
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81 Cybele's Secret (Wildwood, #2)
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4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 7,354 ratings
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83 Sweet Damage
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 646 ratings
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84 Shift
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3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 2,841 ratings
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85 Del-Del
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3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 162 ratings
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86 Beautiful Malice
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3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 4,510 ratings
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87 A Little Wanting Song
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3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 2,290 ratings
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88 Being Bindy
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3.52 of 5 stars 3.52 avg rating — 274 ratings
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89 Darksong (The Legendsong, #2)
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 919 ratings
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90 Darkfall (The Legendsong, #1)
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4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 1,412 ratings
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90 Their Eyes Were Watching God
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 139,053 ratings
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92 The Grapes of Wrath
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3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 392,486 ratings
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93 Burnt Snow
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 208 ratings
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94 Solace and Grief (The Rare,...
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3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 144 ratings
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95 Nine letters long
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3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 114 ratings
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96 The Story of Tom Brennan
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3.27 of 5 stars 3.27 avg rating — 444 ratings
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97 Nightshade
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4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 99 ratings
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98 Fireheart
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 104 ratings
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99 Resurrectionists
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4.14 of 5 stars 4.14 avg rating — 256 ratings
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100 Bloodlace
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4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 142 ratings
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message 1: by M/Ðɑηηɑ (new)

M/Ðɑηηɑ I just love this list! Aussies rule!


message 2: by Rachael (new)

Rachael lol so true :)


message 3: by Rebecca (new)

Rebecca A few of these are not Australian. Steinbeck for example.


message 4: by Rachael (new)

Rachael People just seem to add whatever.


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