YA Books Set in Western Australia
You know what's really exciting about reading? Okay - a lot of things. But for the purpose of this post, we're talking about the excitement of reading about a place you recognise, that little thrill of seeing our home represented.
We've compiled a list of some YA books set around WA, our beautiful state on the page!
The Not So Chosen One by Kate Emery - Mt Lawley
Zac and Mia by AJ Betts - Perth
History of Mischief by Rebecca Higgie - Guildford
Spirit Talker by Rebecca Laffar-Smith - Perth
Home Time by Campbell Whyte - Perth
Enough is Enough by Nola Smith - Fremantle
Shutterspeed by A.J. Betts - Fremantle
The Brink by Holden Sheppard - off WA's coast
Invisible Boys by Holden Sheppard - Geraldton
Seventeen by Suzanne Lowe - rural WA
Ubby's Underdogs by Brenton McKenna - Broome
Mia: Through My Eyes (Australian Disaster Zones Series) by Dianne Wolfer - Pilbara
The Dog with Seven Names by Dianne Wolfer - Pilbara
90 Packets of Instant Noodles by Deb Fitzpatrick - Bibblumun Track
Carousel by Brendan Ritchie - Cannington
Welcome to Blackwood by Khaiah Thomson - Margaret River
Into the Rift by Miranda Harvey - Busselton
Wavelength by A.J. Betts - Busselton
If you know of YA book set in WA that isn't on this list, please let us know!