OzYaChat

Hi guys!

So you may know that Mands @ The Bookish Manicurist and I host a fortnightly Twitter chat about Aussie YA – called #OzYAChat – and that we do recaps of the chats afterwards. Here are the links to all the recaps for previous chats:

Here is a list of Aussie YA:

  • The Lotus War series by Jay Kristoff – Fantasy
  • The Rephaim series by Paula Weston – Paranormal
  • The Lumatere Chronicles series by Melina Marchetta – Fantasy
  • Obernewtyn series by Isobelle Carmody – Fantasy/Dystopian
  • The Night Creatures series by Marianne de Pierres – Sci-Fi/Fantasy
  • The Violet Eden Chronicles series by Jessica Shirvington – Paranormal
  • Disruption series by Jessica Shirvington – Dystopian
  • Enmity by E. J. Andrews – Dystopian (also 2014 debut)
  • The Avena series by Marianne Curley – Paranormal
  • The Sky So Heavy by Claire Zorn – Post Apocalyptic
  • The Protected by Claire Zorn – Contemporary
  • And All the Stars by Andrea K. Host – Sci Fi
  • Eon and Eona by Alison Goodman – Fantasy
  • Fairytales for Wilde Girls by Allyse Near – Horror
  • The Old Kingdom Chronicles series by Garth Nix – Fantasy
  • The Last Girl and The Last Shot by Michael Adams – Post Apocalyptic
  • Sea Hearts by Margo Lanagan
  • The Gathering by Isobelle Carmody
  • Starbound series by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner – Science Fiction
  • The Colours of Madeleine series by Jaclyn Moriarty – Magic Realism/Fantasy
  • The Rosie Black Chronicles by Lara Morgan – Science Fiction
  • Chasing the Valley series by Skye Melki-Wegner – Dystopian
  • This is Shyness by Leanne Hall
  • Queen of the Night by Leanne Hall
  • Vulture’s Gate by Kirsty Murray – Dystopian
  • The Tribe series by Ambelin Kwaymullina – Dystopian
  • The Haunting of Lily Frost by Nova Weetman – Ghost story
  • Preloved by Shirley Marr
  • Pandora Jones series by Barry Jonsberg’s – Science Fiction / Post Apocalyptic
  • Love Notes From Vinegar House by Karen Tayleur
  • When We Wake series by Karen Healey – Dystopian
  • Tomorrow When the War Began series by John Marsden – speculative theme (Australia is invaded by a foreign country), but mainly an action thriller.
  • Every Breath and Every Word by Ellie Marney – Mystery Thrillers
  • Keys to the Kingdom series by Garth Nix – Fantasy
  • The Bridge by Jane Higgins
  • Monster Blood Tattoo series by D. M. Cornish
  • Shadowfell series by Juliet Marillier
  • Beautiful Malice, Sweet Damage, and Cooper Bartholomew is Dead by Rebecca James – Thriller

ALSO, check out Mands’ list here.