Feeling glum, bored, braindead, and lazy? Do you need
motivation, meaning and a message to make the most
of the wonder that is life? Read on, get inspired....

by David Almond (1998)
First book in the Skellig series

The snow goose
by Paul Gallico (1940)
The silver donkey
by Sonya Hartnett (2004)

The book of everything
by Guus Kuijer (2004)
A monster calls
by Patrick Ness (2011)
Follow the rabbit proof fence
by Doris Pilkington (1996)

Feather boy
by Nicky Singer (2002)

Becoming Joe DiMaggio
by Maria Testa (2002)

by Tim Winton (1997)

Kit's wilderness
Kit's wilderness
by David Almond (1999)

See you in the cosmos
by Jack Cheng (2017)

See you at Harry's
by Jo Knowles (2012)

Secrets in the fire
by Henning Mankell (1995)
First book in the Sofia series

by Andy Mulligan (2010)
by R.J. Palacio (2012)
My sister lives on the mantlepiece
by Annabel Pitcher (2011)

The little prince
by Antoine de Saint Exupery (1943)
Refugee boy
by Benjamin Zephaniah (2001)

Hidden girl
by Shyima Hall (2014)