Search OPAC
Search OPAC

Category Archives: Book of the Week

Book of the Week

Date Published: 21/03/2022

To All the Boys I Loved Before meets World of Dance in this delectable YA love story that combines food, dance, and a hint of drama to cook up the perfect romance. Take a look at the graphic book review

Read More

Book of the Week

Date Published: 08/03/2022

Omar Rising by Aisha Saeed A book about learning to value yourself and to stand up to injustice. This book is highly recommended for students in Year 7 and 8. A top read for Campfire! About the Author Aisha Saeed

Read More

Book of the Week

Date Published: 01/03/2022

Set in Romania in 1989, this powerful YA thriller follows the story of seventeen-year-old Cristian Florescu’s struggle against tyrannical dictatorship and his wrestle between allegiance to family, friends, and government. Take a look at the graphic book review and book

Read More

Book of the Week

Date Published: 22/02/2022

Talking to Alaska by Anna Woltz An inspiring book that reaffirms something many of us already know – the love of a dog can be a very powerful thing. Readers of Talking to Alaska will come to understand the crucial

Read More

Classic of the Month

Date Published: 08/02/2022

Dracula by Bram Stoker If vampires are your monster of choice, then you really need to check out Dracula. If horror is your genre of choice, then you need to read Dracula. If you want to enlighten yourself in the

Read More

Book of the Week

Date Published: 01/02/2022

A sparkling YA romance set in Brisbane, Henry Hamlet’s Heart follows one guy and his sometimes hilarious, sometimes heartbreaking journey to love. Delve into the graphic book review and listen to the interview with the author, Rhiannon Wilde, to determine

Read More

Book of the Week

Date Published: 16/11/2021

The benefits of being an octopus by Ann Braden is an inspiring book that examines poverty, domestic violence, gun ownership, challenging stereotypes and finding the inner strength to deal with challenging situation. Delve into the book trailer or the graphic

Read More

Book of the Week

Date Published: 02/11/2021

Published in July of this year, Exit through the gift shop by Maryam Master is a wonderful read. This zine-style novel is receiving many positive reviews and is sure to engage any student who picks it up. Although the protagonist

Read More

Book of the Week

Date Published: 12/10/2021

House of Hollow by Krystal Sutherland is a gothic read.  Get drawn into the world of the very glamorous Hollow sisters.  There are few gothic novels for YA readers of this calibre.  We highly recommend this page turner for young

Read More

Classic Book of the Week

Date Published: 05/10/2021

Sienna Anning, who worked with us here in the iCentre, recommended some classic reads that she thinks both students and teachers will enjoy.  A classic is a book which, with each rereading, offers as much of a sense of discovery

Read More
View Sitemap Hide Sitemap
MTA crest © 2022 Mt Alvernia College. All rights reserved  
Website by Look Education