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The End: the best (and worst) words in the English language

On Saturday, I typed 'The End' on the first draft of book three of The Mapmaker Chronicles. Book one (Race To The End Of The World) is at the printers, almost ready to

Writing

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Introducing… The Mapmaker Chronicles

It's finally here! I'm thrilled to share with you the new website for The Mapmaker Chronicles, my new children's book series. Thanks to the hard work by the team at Swish

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Life

BOOKS FOR BOYS

More books for boys

The boys have been in a reading frenzy of late, thanks to the gift of a box of books from my publishers at Hachette Australia, as well as book 'prizes' for good reports,

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Get Paid to Write

My new ebook: GET PAID TO WRITE

I’m thrilled to introduce my new e-book GET PAID TO WRITE: The Secrets of Freelance Writing Success. More than 60 pages of tips, tricks, motivation and inspiration for just $14.95. If you’ve ever wanted to ‘pick the brain’ of a professional freelance writer, now’s your chance. [More ...]

Book Club

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Pink Fibro Bookclub: August book selection

This bookclub was started just over a year ago after a Twitter conversation. Clairey Hewitt was lamenting the fact that she'd read The Husband's Secret, by Liane

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Whimsy

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Nice weather for … talking about the weather

Every conversation I have had today has involved the weather. Every single one. The boys and I woke up and had one of those 'gosh, gee whiz, it's raining' kind of

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Social Media for Writers

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Social Media for Writers #3: Facebook

Love it or hate it, there's no doubt that Facebook is an integral part of our lives these days - which is why writers can't really afford to ignore it (much as we may

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