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....

The old man and the sea
by Ernest Hemingway (1952)

A monster calls
by Patrick Ness (2011)

Follow the rabbit proof fence
by Doris Pilkington (1996)

Feather boy
by Nicky Singer (2002)
The book thief
by Markus Zusak (2005)

See you in the cosmos
by Jack Cheng (2017)

by Sarah Crossan (2017)

Maggot moon
by Sally Gardner (2012)
The year 1000
by Robert Lacey & Danny Danziger (1999)
The wave
by Morton Rhue (1981)

The little prince
by Antoine de Saint Exupery (1943)

   Drums, girls, and dangerous pie
by Jordan Sonnenblick (2004)

by Fred Uhlman (1971)
Refugee boy
by Benjamin Zephaniah (2001)

The five people you meet in heaven
by Mitch Albom (2003)

The Fearful
by Keith Gray (2005)

Hidden girl
by Shyima Hall (2014)