#LoveOzYA Living with a Disability Reads

There’s no greater joy than seeing yourself represented in a book, or learning about someone else’s experiences through one.

Our latest Book List highlights some of #LoveOzYA titles that feature characters with a range of disabilities.

  • Stars in Their Eyes by Jessica Walton and Aśka: an amputee character
  • Future Girl by Asphyxia: Deafness
  • The Fall by Tristan Bancks: a character with scoliosis
  • Meet Me at the Intersection edited by Rebecca Lim and Ambelin Kwaymullina: stories featuring an amputee and the visually impaired
  • The First Third by Will Kostakis: a character with cerebral palsy
  • The Boy Who Steals Houses by C.G. Drews: autism
  • The Erasure Initiative by Lili Wilkinson: an amputee character
  • Peta Lyre’s Rating Normal by Anna Whateley: neurodivergence


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