The Diamond Horse
HarperCollins, $25.00, ISBN 9780008124397
Penguin Random House, $17.00, ISBN 9780143507338
Huia, $15.00, ISBN 9781775501985
The Impossible Boy
Penguin Random House, $20.00, ISBN 9780143309062
Reading fiction allows a child to imagine what it would be like to be someone else, and to develop insight into character, motivation and relationships. These four novels are very different from each other, but they all include depictions of behaviour and relationships that will help their readers to understand something true about people.