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Bendigo, here I come!

Over the years, I’ve attended many, many writers festivals as an audience member in Australia, Canada and the USA. As an unknown writer toiling away in the hope that someone would publish my stories, I watched in awe as published writers sat on panels and spoke to readers about their journeys, their stories, their passion. 241 more words

Luna Tango

Book review: New Boy (Nick Earls)

I recently read the book New Boy by Nick Earls. Booktopia lists it as a story for 9-12 year olds, but like all books that are well-written for children or YA, it is very easy to read as an adult also. 371 more words


New Boy – Nick Earls

Penguin Australia

Puffin Imprint

Published: 25/03/2015

Format: Paperback, 176 pages

RRP: $14.99

price:AUD $14.99


Yes, it’s true, Nick Earls is one of my very most favourite authors :-) no matter if it’s kid lit or adult fiction. 377 more words

Childrens Books

Australia's Favourite Author 2015 - Places 40-31

January is the month of Australian Stories at Booktopia, and to celebrate we’re counting down Australia’s 50 Favourite Authors, as voted by you!

Yesterday’s announcement… 1,566 more words

Australian Author

The 'Are You Seeing Me?' Chapter No One Is Seeing

Australian literary legend (and good friend), Nick Earls, recently blogged a section of his marvellous 2014 novel, Analogue Men, that was binned during editing. 1,423 more words

YA Lit

24 hours in Albury

Albury is a town right on the border of New South Wales, more than 500km from Sydney. The last time I stopped there was on a road trip to Melbourne over ten years ago, so when my friend Mel asked me if I wanted to help with her storytelling night at the… 1,116 more words


Book Expo Australia 2014: Saturday

Today I attended the Book Expo Australia and aside from coming home very tired with sore feet, I also came away with a few books and freebies, but also a bunch of new authors to read and will no doubt fall in love with. 752 more words