Short Story Competitions - April, May, June - 2013
Enter your 1000-3000 word stories in April for a book pack from Random House and feedback from Lia Weston, May for a book pack from Bloomsbury and feedback from Alison Booth, and June for a book pack from Simon & Schuster and feedback from Phillipa Fioretti.
Belinda Murrell - Author Interview.
Belinda Murrell is the author of many fiction books for children and teens, including historical adventure novels, fantasy adventure novels and picture books. Belinda lives in Manly, NSW.
Tony Cavanaugh - Author Interview
Tony Cavanaugh is the author of two crime novels, Promise and Dead Girl Sing, as well as being a screenwriter and script editor for film and TV. Tony lives in south east Queensland.
John Birmingham - Author Interview
John Birmingham is the author of a range of adventure/thriller novels, as well as being a journalist and non-fiction author.
Loretta Hill - Author Interview.
Loretta Hill is the author of two novels, The Girl in Steel-Capped Boots and The Girl in the Hard Hat, and a novella, One Little White Lie.
Lisa Heidke - Author Interview
Lisa Heidke is the author of four contemporary women’s novels and lives in Sydney.
Why Writers Write Fiction, by Ben Marshall
Ben Marshall is an emerging novelist and working TV screenwriter from the Sunshine Coast.
My Journey Of Becoming A Published Novelist, by Jenn J McLeod
Jenn’s first novel is due for release with Simon & Schuster on March 1st.
Cairns novelist Helene Young discusses why National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) works for her, on Writing Novels in Australia.
Some Themes For Teen Novels, by Elizabeth Wein
In this article Elizabeth Wein (Code Name Verity) discusses her approach to writing teen novels and some thematic areas which tend to suit teen novels.