Tomorrow When the War Began by John Marsden
Seven Australian teens return from a camping trip to discover that their country has been invaded and they must hide to stay alive.
2. The Dead of Night
3. Killing Frost
4. Darkness, Be My Friend
5. Burning For Revenge
6. Night is For Hunting
7. The Other Side of Dawn
Lord of the Kill by Theodore Taylor
Teen F Taylor
While his parents are in India, Ben is left in charge of a refuge for big cats in California. As if this were not enough responsibility, things get even harder when two powerful groups try to shut the preserve down by intimidation, murder, and kidnapping.
The Campfire Collection: Spine Tingling Tales to Tell in the Dark
Teen F Campfire
Tales of nature gone awry
The Breadwinner by Deborah Ellis
Teen F Ellis
In this book published in 2000, a young girl in Afghanistan disguises herself as a boy in order to get a job to support her family.
Whale Rider by Witi Ihimaera
Teen F Ihimaera
Kahu’s great-grandfather doesn’t see how she can be a leader of the Maori. She should be next in line for the title, but tradition demands a male. Will she be able to show him that she is just as much a descendant of the whale rider as any boy?
Inside Out by Terry Trueman
Teen F Trueman
A 16-year-old with schizophrenia is caught in the middle of a robbery when the two robbers, also teens, take him hostage.
Kiss the Dust by Elizabeth Laird
Tara and her family flee to Iran because of her father’s involvement with the Kurdish resistance movement in Iraq.