Author Interviews, AWW2013

Q&A with Australian author, Kate Forsyth

I’ve had the pleasure of chatting with Australian novelist, Kate Forsyth who has dropped by to chat about her latest release with Random House, The Wild Girl. Welcome Kate. How would you describe The Wild Girl in five words? Dramatic, romantic, heart-breaking, compelling, unexpected. What inspired you to write a story about the Grimm brothers? I… Continue reading Q&A with Australian author, Kate Forsyth

Author Interviews, AWW2013

Q&A with Australian author, Kate Constable

I’ve had the pleasure of chatting with Australian novelist, Kate Constable about her latest young adult novel, New Guinea Moon. Kate Constable was born in Sangringham, Melborne (Victoria, Australia). When she was six-years-old, her family moved to Papua New Guinea where her father worked as a pilot. Welcome Kate!  How would you describe New Guinea Moon… Continue reading Q&A with Australian author, Kate Constable

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Q&A with Australian romance author, Elizabeth Dunk

I’ve had the pleasure of chatting with Australian romance novelist, Elizabeth Dunk. Better known as speculative fiction author Nicole Murphy, her alter ego is breaking out into contemporary romance and her first novel Arranged to Love was released this month with Escape Publishing.  Welcome Elizabeth!  How would you describe Arranged to Love in five words? Love… Continue reading Q&A with Australian romance author, Elizabeth Dunk

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Q&A with Australian author, Sara Foster

I’ve had the pleasure of chatting with Australian author, Sara Foster about her latest novel, Shallow Breath. My review for Shallow Breath will be up on the blog tomorrow.  Please describe Shallow Breath in five words. Deep connections, love and heartbreak. What inspired you to write Shallow Breath? Originally I had an image of a… Continue reading Q&A with Australian author, Sara Foster

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Aussie Author Guest Post: Motherhood in Fiction by Juliet Madison

Today on the blog, debut author with Escape Publishing Juliet Madison joins us to talk about mothers, children and families in fiction. As part of Juliet's blog tour, you can win a $50 gift card by leaving a comment here or on any other blogs participating in her tour (see below for details).  Juliet Madison is… Continue reading Aussie Author Guest Post: Motherhood in Fiction by Juliet Madison

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Short Fiction Romance Competition at SFWG

I have recently published two short stories; Tuning In (self-published) and Last Chance Junction (Kellan Publishing) and was invited to join the Short Fiction Writer's Guild (SFWG) where members have access to their beta-reading program and writing resources. It's also a great place to check out articles about short fiction (up to 40,000 words) and hear… Continue reading Short Fiction Romance Competition at SFWG

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Q&A with Australian romance author, Nina Hamilton

I’ve had the pleasure of chatting with Australian romance author, Nina Hamilton about her debut novel with Escape Publishing. You can read my review of Rescue Heat here. Welcome Nina! Please describe Rescue Heat in five words. Fast paced, sexy love story. What inspired you to write Rescue Heat? I have always really admired those… Continue reading Q&A with Australian romance author, Nina Hamilton

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Q&A with Australian author, Jenny Schwartz

I’ve had the pleasure of chatting with Australian romance author, Jenny Schwartz. Jenny, thank you for taking the time to stop by The Australian Bookshelf to talk about your latest release with Escape Publishing, Mistaken Engagement. Hi Lauren, it’s wonderful to be here. I’ve been following you as Jayne on Twitter for ages. I’m thrilled… Continue reading Q&A with Australian author, Jenny Schwartz

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Q&A with Australian author, Pamela Cook

I posted my review for Blackwattle Lake a few weeks ago here. I really enjoyed this story! Pamela, thank you for taking the time to stop by The Australian Bookshelf to talk about your debut novel with Hachette, Blackwattle Lake.   Please describe Blackwattle Lake in five words. Finding a place to belong. What inspired… Continue reading Q&A with Australian author, Pamela Cook

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Q&A with Australian author, Rachael Johns

Rachael, thank you for taking the time to stop by The Australian Bookshelf to talk about your latest novel, Man Drought. Congratulations on the release of your second rural romance novel with Harlequin Mira.  Please describe Man Drought in five words. Fun. Emotional. Sexy. Fresh. Hot  What inspired you to write Man Drought? A couple… Continue reading Q&A with Australian author, Rachael Johns