Melina Marchetta

4 children’s books by the writer

Melina Marchetta is the acclaimed and multi-award-winning author of Jellicoe Road, which won the Michael L. Printz medal. Her other titles include Saving Francesca, The Piper's Son and Looking for Alibrandi. Finnikin of the Rock is the first in The Lumatere Chronicles, her epic fantasy trilogy, and has won the 2009 Aurealis award for best YA novel. She lives in Australia.

14+ years

Froi of the Exiles

Melina Marchetta

Froi of the Exiles

The second in Melina Marchetta's epic fantasy trilogy, set in a menacing kingdom and perfect for fans of Game of Thrones. The curse on the kingdom of Lumatere has been broken but there is a dark challenge ahead for ...

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Finnikin of the Rock

Melina Marchetta

Finnikin of the Rock

Ten years after he pledges an oath in blood to protect Lumatere, Finnikin's cursed kingdom is at the mercy of a murderous imposter. He and his mentor must enlist the help of Evanjalin, an enigmatic young woman who claims ...

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Looking for Alibrandi

Melina Marchetta

Looking for Alibrandi

Josephine Alibrandi is seventeen, and in her final year of school. Dealing with her mum and the ways of her Nonna are daunting enough as she prepares for her exams. But Josie is about to discover real life gets in ...

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Quintana of Charyn

Melina Marchetta

Quintana of Charyn

Separated from the girl he loves and has sworn to protect, Froi and his companions travel through Charyn searching for Quintana and building an army that will secure her unborn child's right to rule. While in the valley between ...

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