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As I was scrabbling around for a blog post idea, not loving anything I was coming up with, I decided that I'd do what I always do in these circumstances - ask you. So I posted … 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

12 last-minute books for Christmas

12 last-minute books for Christmas

If you're anything like me, you're still doing your Christmas shopping. With that in mind, I asked the Pink Fibro Bookclub to share the books they'd bought for Christmas … Read more ...

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How I write Allison Tait

Working on something new: how I write

I'm writing a new story at the moment, feeling my way into the characters, discovering new things about them as I write. This is my favourite part of the whole writing … 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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