Thank you, 2016!

Happy New Year, everyone! I hope that 2017 is all you want it to be and more. Many people are saying they’re glad to see the back of 2016. For me it was the same as every year… If life is a mountain we must climb, I see each year …

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I’ve signed with the Donald Maass Literary Agency in New York! Woo hoo!

It’s official – I’ve signed with the Donald Maass Literary Agency in New York! Woo hoo! My agent is the fantastic Cameron McClure, who already has me editing manuscripts, conjuring up new stories and writing up a storm. It’s an honour to be working with such a professional, talented and …

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#RockstarAuthor Weekend: Sydney’s #AFearsomeEngine & Adelaide’s #IntoTordon

Books, books, books! This weekend has been a busy one, in a fabulously #RockstarAuthor way! On Friday night I launched “A Fearsome Engine” in Manly, Sydney; then I caught a plane to launch “Into Tordon” in Adelaide. Woo hoo – jetsetting! Lucky, lucky me. Of course I thought of you …

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How ‘Alice Campion’ co-wrote #ThePaintedSky and #TheShiftingLight

As many of you know, I recently co-wrote a book with nine(!) authors (“Into Tordon” by Z.F. Kingbolt), so am particularly fascinated by collaborative writing at the moment. ‘Alice Campion’ is the pseudonym of several authors writing as one: Jane Richards, Jenny Crocker, Jane St Vincent Welch and Denise Tart. …

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How @AlanBaxter and @davidwoodweb co-wrote #Primordial, #BloodCodex and #DarkRite

As many of you know, I recently co-wrote a book with nine(!) authors (“Into Tordon” by Z.F. Kingbolt), so am particularly fascinated by collaborative writing at the moment. A few weeks ago, Alan Baxter and David Wood released the cover for their upcoming collaborative novel, “Primordial”. It looks amazing! Here’s …

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How @MargoLanagan and @Deborah_b Biancotti co-wrote #Zeroes & #Swarm with @ScottWesterfeld

As many of you know, I recently co-wrote a book with nine(!) authors (“Into Tordon” by Z.F. Kingbolt), so am particularly fascinated by collaborative writing at the moment. A few weeks ago I attended the launch of “Swarm“, the second in the superhero YA series by Margo Lanagan, Deborah Biancotti …

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#IntoTordon blog interview via @DawnMeredith

Today I’m over on the lovely Dawn Meredith’s blog talking about “Into Tordon”… How do you get a consistent tone/voice from nine separate authors? What was your favourite part of the process? What’s your favourite scene in “Into Tordon”? All this and more! To read, just click here. Thank you …

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