‘Dead of Night’ Wins @AustHorror Australian Shadows Award + Book Launch Photos

Congratulations to the Australian Horror Writers’ Association and Shane Jiraiya Cummings for winning the 2016 Australian Shadows Award for Best Edited Work with ‘Dead of Night: The Best of Midnight Echo Magazine‘. Woo hoo! The collection includes my story ‘Darker’. I’m particularly chuffed because the year ‘Darker’ was first published …

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How Chris Allen Signs Books @IntrepidAllen

What kind of books does Chris Allen write? Thriller, Action, Espionage, Adventure. Tell me more! Chris Allen writes escapist action thrillers having seen and done it all. A former paratrooper, Chris served in three Commonwealth armies across two decades and four continents. He left the military due to injuries, retiring …

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How Amanda Bridgeman Signs Books @Bridgeman_Books

What kind of books does Amanda Bridgeman write? Mainly sci-fi. Tell me more! Born and raised in the seaside/country town of Geraldton, Western Australia, Amanda hails from fishing and farming stock. The youngest of four children, her three brothers raised her on a diet of Rocky, Rambo, Muhammad Ali and …

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How Leife Shallcross Signs Books @leioss

What kind of books does Leife Shallcross write? Mostly fantasy and dark fantasy, with a little bit of sci fi every now and then. She has a particular love of playing with fairy tales. Tell me more! Leife lives in Canberra with her family and a small, scruffy creature that …

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Touchstone: a continual source of writing inspiration

Today I’m over on Leife Shallcross’s blog talking about my writing touchstone – the one thing that has inspired and will always inspire me to write. I reveal how I first found that source of inspiration and where, why the experience resonated so strongly with me, how my touchstone reflects …

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How Jason Nahrung Signs Books @JNahrung

What kind of books does Jason Nahrung write? Speculative fiction. Tell me more! Jason Nahrung is a Ballarat-based writer, editor and journalist. His most recent long fiction is the Gothic tale Salvage (Twelfth Planet Press) and 2015’s outback vampire duology Blood and Dust and The Big Smoke (Clan Destine Press). He is undertaking a creative writing PhD …

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How @CatSparx Signs Books

What kind of books does Cat Sparks write? Speculative and climate change fiction. Tell me more! Cat Sparks is a multi-award-winning Australian author, editor and artist whose former employment has included: media monitor, political and archaeological photographer, graphic designer, Fiction Editor of Cosmos Magazine and Manager of Agog! Press. She’s currently finishing …

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