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Review of Suburban Terrors by Pauline Montagna

Do we really know what secrets lurk behind the tall fences and locked doors of our city’s suburbs? Suburban Terrors by Pauline Montagna is a collection of twelve stories that delve into that mysterious realm, prompting the realisation that not … Continue reading

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Author, Sands Hetherington Virtual Book Tour

Author Sands Hetherington & Illustrator Jessica Love join the 2013 World of Ink Virtual Tour   The World of Ink Network is now touring author, Sands Hetherington and illustrator, Jessica Love’s nighttime adventure children’s chapter book, Night Buddies, Impostors, and … Continue reading

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My children’s book is listed in Highly Recommended section at BiblioReads

My children’s picture book, 10 Yellow Bananas is listed in the TOP PICKS, Highly Recommended Section (4 /5 stars) at Biblio Reads 0-12 Children’s Book Review. Direct link: http://biblioreads.blogspot.com.au/search/label/Highly%20Recommended%20titles OR http://biblioreads.blogspot.com.au/2011/10/10-yellow-bananas-ages-0-4-4-6.html Book reviewed by Lisa Barker, BiblioReads.com http://biblioreads.blogspot.com.au/ I am … Continue reading

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7. Chatting with Debbie Higgs, author of The Self-publisher’s Marketing Guide

My passion for discovering talented Aussie authors who have successfully taken the self publishing or partnership publishing path does not abate – I love finding out each author’s story, especially when they love the path they have taken. This week … Continue reading

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My review of Delightfully Haiku

Last year I interviewed talented author/poet, Donna Smith, who had just released her collection of Haiku poetry, titled Delightfully Haiku. So it is my pleasure this week to review this lovely collection. So, drum roll please …… Reviewed by Helen … Continue reading

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Review: The Self-Publisher’s Marketing Guide by Debbie Higgs

I believe  there are many  authors who think they have ‘made’ it once they have been given a publishing contract.  And that publishers will pull out all stops in regards to promotion and marketing of their book.  However, it is … Continue reading

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Review: The Mystery of Nida Valley

As readers of my blog know, I love discovering talented independently published Australian authors. So this week it is my pleasure to review Elaine Ouston’s new book, The Mystery of Nida Valley.  Elaine is certainly a talented author. After a … Continue reading

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