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It's one of those slow news days. After spending four days in Sydney last week talking to nearly 1000 kids, thanks to a combination of school visits and the wonderful Sydney … Read more ...


•The Mapmaker Chronicles: Race To The End Of The World was shortlisted for the Readings Children's Book Prize 2015 and is a Notable book in this year's CBCA Awards.

•Breath Of The Dragon, book #3 of THE MAPMAKER CHRONICLES series, is OUT NOW! Buy here!

Book Club

Natural Way of Things Charlotte Wood

Pink Fibro Bookclub: November book selection

This month's selection is a novel that everyone seem to be talking about. The Natural Way Of Things by Charlotte Wood has stirred up chatter in the dustiest corners of … Read more ...

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The Mapmaker Chronicles film

The Mapmaker Chronicles optioned for film

So, here's some news. The film option for The Mapmaker Chronicles has been taken up by Australian production company Whoa Flamingo. What does this mean? It doesn't … Read more ...

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Build Your Author Platform

5 Aussie author blogs to watch

5 Aussie author blogs to watch

I'm always on the lookout for great author blogs and never more so than right now, while I'm putting together my Build Your Author Platform course for the Australian … Read more ...

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