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Karen Wood – Author Interview

You began your career as an author with your Diamond Spirit series. For those not familiar with the Diamond Spirit series, how would you describe these novels? When I set out to write Diamond Spirit, I wanted it to be … Continue reading

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Peter Watt – Author Interview

Your Frontier series, which some might know as the Macintosh and Duffy family saga, has followed the Macintoshes and Duffies from Colonial Queensland to South Africa during the Boer War, Europe and the Middle East during World War 1, and … Continue reading

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Chris Allen – Author Interview

   For those unfamiliar with your fiction, how would you describe your novels? I think the best summation would be – old school action thrillers with a modern edge, or cold war novel/modern action movie hybrid. Who is one of … Continue reading

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Luke Preston – Author Interview

  For those unfamiliar with your fiction, how would you describe your novels?  Dark City Blue and Out of Exile are the first two in a series of Melbourne based crime novels that feature human wrecking ball, Tom Bishop as … Continue reading

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Corinne Fenton – Author Interview

For those unfamiliar with your books, how would you describe your fiction? I would describe some of my books as social history picture books. Flame Stands Waiting for example is a totally imagined story about a horse that stands on … Continue reading

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John Birmingham – Author Interview

   In a previous interview you wrote, “A great first chapter must move you from the mundane to the awesome without any sense of undue acceleration or dizziness.” What is a novel you have read in the past year or … Continue reading

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Alison Booth – Author Interview

In your first novel, Stillwater Creek, you told the story of a Latvian concentration camp survivor who, following the death of her husband, moves to the (fictional) town of Jingera NSW in 1957 with her daughter to start anew. How would you … Continue reading

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