VATE book reviews

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VATE regularly receives review copies of new texts from writers and publishers. This is a great way to trial new textbooks and novels with your class and gain feedback from your colleagues. You then get to share your review with all VATE members. If you would like to receive and review one of the books listed below, please email Josephine Smith, Publications and Communications Officer, publications@vate.org.au for further information. Please note: All review books are only available to current VATE members (both individual and organisational).

Fantasy

*NEW* The Rise of the Remarkables: Brasswitch and Bot, Gareth Ward, Walker Books (2020). Read more...

Fiction

Across the Risen Sea, Bren MacDibble, Allen & Unwin (2020). Read more...

As Fast As I Can, Penny Tangey, UQP (2020). Read more...

Blood Moon Lucy Cuthew, Walker Books (2020). Read more...

*NEW* Challenger Deep, Neal Shustermann, Walker Books (2020). Read more...

*NEW* From Stella Street to Amsterdam and everything that happened, Elizabeth Honey, Allen & Unwin (2020). Read more...

*NEW* Nightshade, Anthony Horowitz, Walker Books (2020). Read more...

*NEW* None Shall Sleep, Ellie Marney, Allen & Unwin (2020). Read more...

The Erasure Initiative, Lili Wilkinson, Allen & Unwin (2020). Read more...

The Rain Circle, Tony Clancy, Fontaine Publishing (2020). Read more...

The Theory of Hummingbirds, Michelle Kadarusman, UQP (2020). Read more...

*NEW* Tribal Lores, Archimede Fusillo, Walker Books (2020). Read more...

Graphic books

*NEW* Eric, Shaun Tan, Allen & Unwin (2020). Read more...

Non-fiction

A Mouthful of Petals Three Years in an Indian Village, Wendy and Allan Scarfe, Wakefield Press, (2020). Read more...

Dear Parents, Gabbie Stroud, Allen & Unwin, (2020). Read more...

Poetry

Professional reading

Reference

Short stories

Textbooks

*NEW* Shakespeare’s Tragedy Macbeth And How To Write A Truly Impressive Essay On It, Ticking Mind (2019). Read more...