Category Archives: Australian children’s author/illustrator interviews

Donna and I blog stop at Dawn Meredith’s writing corner

As you probably know, Donna Smith and I have been celebrating the release of our children’s picture book, A Christmas Tail  illustrated by Aaron Pocock. As part of these festivities, the lovely  Dawn Meredith, a published children’s author, teacher and … Continue reading

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You’re invited to ‘A Christmas Tail’ cyber launch party 2-6 Dec.

CYBER PARTY INVITATION Donna Smith and I are delighted to announce a launch party to celebrate the release of A Christmas Tail, beautifully illustrated by Aaron Pocock. Celebrations kick off on Monday 2  December and festivities will continue throughout the week … Continue reading

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Monster Blog Tour

To celebrate the publication of his new novel, Monster School, D C Green is touring some wonderful author and writing blogs during the first two weeks of October. D C Green will provide tonnes of insights into the writing process … Continue reading

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JM Toy Detective – The Magic Glasses Blog Tour & Giveaway

This week, don’t forget to join Donna Smith during her blog tour promoting her delightful new book, Jazmine Montgomery Toy Detective – The Magic Glasses. Donna is also giving away a free eBook each day of her blog tour. Details … Continue reading

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Jazmine Montgomery Toy Detective Blog Tour

Amendments have been made to this post – I have just added Donna’s eBook giveaway competition details. Today, it is my pleasure to welcome talented children’s author, Donna Smith, to my blog corner as part of her September blog tour … Continue reading

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Meet Nicky Johnston, author of Actually I Can.

I love chatting with talented authors who have achieved success through hard work. So this week, I will be showcasing Nicky Johnston and her newly released children’s book, Actually I Can. After self-publishing and selling 11,000 copies of her first … Continue reading

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April Fool poem

Hope you all had a wonderful Easter. Well, it is the start of a new month. But beware of the jokers as today is April Fool’s Day. So thought I’d post my April Fool poem from my giggle poetry book, … Continue reading

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Chatting with Alexis Tapp, children’s author and writer

Helen Ross writes supports talented independently published Australian children’s authors, and reputable independent publishers and small print press. I continue to be gobsmacked by the talent we have in Australia – writers, poets, illustrators, film-makers, animators, photographers, musicians, songwriters  and … Continue reading

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Chatting with Morgen Bailey on her blog

This week the lovely and accomplished UK author and blogger, Morgen Bailey chatted with me about my writing journey. As interviewee number 417, you can find our ‘chat’ at: http://morgenbailey.wordpress.com/2012/07/01/author-interview-no-417-with-writer-helen-ross/ Morgen’s eNewspaper (via Scoop It) picked up the interview as its … Continue reading

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Book Talk with Barbara Barth

Please note that this blog post has been edited since it was first posted 10 mins ago.   Like many writers I know, I am very fortunate to keep ‘meeting’ wonderful and supportive people through various blogging and networking worlds. And along … Continue reading

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