Christmas gift ideas – books for young adults and children

In the latest episode of Cover to Cover, Meri Fatin, Beck Blaxell (The Literature Centre) and Beth Herbert (Dymocks) discuss their favourite children’s and young adult books of 2016.

If you’re stuck on what to buy for a Christmas present for the children or teenagers in your life, watch on for some great book recommendations.

Thanks for including Beyond Carousel in the list, Cover to Cover!

Trying to find a copy of Beyond Carousel? Head out and support one of the many great local bookshops in your area. You can usually find it in the Young Adult section. If they don’t already have it in stock they can order one (or two!) in for you.

Can’t bear to face the shops around this time of year? Thank Tim Berners-Lee for the web. Here are a few sites we’d recommend:

And importantly, Cover to Cover is brought to you by Writing WA, Western Australia’s peak writing body. Along with other incredible literary establishments they have had their funding discontinued by the state government. Please head over to their website to learn more, and show your support by signing their petition, writing a letter, and spreading the word. Writing matters.