Category Archives: fleur mcdonald

Short Story Comp: Rural or Small Town Setting

This month The Australian Literature Review is accepting submissions for best short story with a rural or small town setting (1000-3000 words), as part of the Short Story Competition running in Sep, Oct and Nov. The winner will receive personal feedback from Fleur … Continue reading

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Enter the A&R Top 100 contest by July 31st

Enter The Australian Literature Review’s Angus & Robertson Top 100 contest by July 31st for your chance to WIN A COMPLETE SET OF THE A&R TOP 100 BOOKS. Read what the authors below have to say about their favourite book from … Continue reading

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Win Red Dust or Blue Skies by Fleur McDonald

Fleur McDonald has kindly offered The Australian Literature Review a copy each of her novels Red Dust and Blue Skies. You could win Red Dust or Blue Skies by picking a favourite part of Fleur’s interview with The Australian Literature Review and leaving … Continue reading

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Your Favourite – A&R Top 100

You could win a complete set of the Angus & Robertson Top 100 books by telling your favourite book from the Top 100 and why in 300-500 words. Here are some comments from authors Fleur McDonald and Fiona Palmer to … Continue reading

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Are you a new writer looking for some tips?

Literary articles on The Australian Literature Review are filled with helpful tips for new writers by published authors: Taking the Pain Out of Plot, by Sophie King Getting Motivated to Write (Children’s) Fiction, by Margaret Clark Cut It Out: The … Continue reading

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Fleur McDonald – Author Interview

You have lived in rural South Australia and Western Australia your whole life. Do you think this has given you any distinct advantages or disadvantages as a novelist? Well to me, it’s given me advantages. I write about where I’ve … Continue reading

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