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Meet Jon McDonald, author of The Hunt for the Lost Treasure of Lower Kal Ory.

Today author Jon McDonald drops by my blog to chat about his writing journey and the inspiration behind his middle grade kids adventure book and cookbook – The Hunt for the Lost Treasure of Lower Kal Ory.  I love the … Continue reading

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DC Green’s Monster School

Note:  Additional paragraphs have  been added to this post since it was first published on 14 November 2013. Monster School is the first of the three-book series, City of Monsters  by the talented children’s writer and award winning surf journalist, … Continue reading

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Meet the characters of An Aussie Year

An Aussie Year written by the talented Tania McCartney, with gorgeous illustrations by Tina Snerling, is now on a virtual blog tour. And today Tania and Tina, as well as Ned, Lily, Zoe, Kirra and Matilda, the characters of An … 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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Actually I Can by Nicky Johnston

Actually, I Can – Written and illustrated by Nicky Johnston ISBN: 9780 98709 2670 Paperback Subjects: Anxiety in children Picture book 32 pages Published by Rough Draft 2013 Being a worry bunny often stops Connor from having fun. He wishes … Continue reading

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I’m a winner of the Wacky Words Contest.

Remember the Wacky Words Contest I was helping to promote? Crosley, the ‘star’ of Sands Hetherington’s award winning Night Buddies Adventure series, recently held a wacky words competition to seek some wacky new words to add t’ his wacky vocabulary. … Continue reading

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New Pre-launch Christmas In July Release

Psst! I know it isn’t Christmas yet, and most of us don’t really want to know. However, if you like to party, keep reading. It is currently winter time in Australia. And for many people who live in areas where … Continue reading

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