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Ged Gillmore on how Instagram nearly cost him his new novel BASE NATURE + #book #giveaway

Ged Gillmore on how Instagram nearly cost him his new novel BASE NATURE + #book #giveaway | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Author Ged Gillmore shares with us how an addiction to Instagram nearly lost him his new novel Base Nature. PLUS 3 lucky readers will win a title of their choosing from the his Bill Murdoch Mystery Series, in ebook -- entries open worldwide. Find out more >>
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WHAT THE LIGHT REVEALS author Mick McCoy on what he learned from his latest novel

WHAT THE LIGHT REVEALS author Mick McCoy on what he learned from his latest novel | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Today we welcome author Mick McCoy to share with us what he learned from writing his newly released novel What the Light Reveals. PLUS readers have the opportunity to win 1 of 2 ebook copies of What the Light Reveals -- entries open worldwide. Read more >>
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Stone Circle author Kate Murdoch - When real life intersects with research

Stone Circle author Kate Murdoch - When real life intersects with research | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
We welcome Stone Circle author Kate Murdoch to discuss the research she undertook when writing her debut novel and exploring personal identity. PLUS readers have the opportunity to win 1 of 2 ebook copies of Stone Circle -- entries open worldwide. Enter now >>
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VIOLENT SKIES author TJ Lockwood on her journey to publication

VIOLENT SKIES author TJ Lockwood on her journey to publication | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
TJ Lockwood shares with us the journey that has led to the publication of her first novel VIOLENT SKIES, The Twelve Cities #1. "It all began in a large electronics store. TV demos on the right, cashier tills on the left, and everything from headphones to video games on the shelves in between." Read more >>
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SEVEN DEAD by J Jefferson Farjeon | Booklover Book Reviews

SEVEN DEAD by J Jefferson Farjeon | Booklover Book Reviews | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Seven Dead Review: This title by J Jefferson Farjeon is an imaginative and entertaining crime romp. I'd highly recommend Seven Dead (A British Crime Classic) for readers who enjoy comedic farce and mysteries of the cosier variety. Jefferson Farjeon's humour is dry and delightfully understated. Read more >>
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Dorje Dolma, author of YAK GIRL on Growing Up in the Remote Dolpo Region of Nepal

Dorje Dolma, author of YAK GIRL on Growing Up in the Remote Dolpo Region of Nepal | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Dorje Dolma shares with us what inspired her to write her memoir Yak Girl: Growing Up in the Remote Dolpo Region of Nepal, the first ever from a Dolpo native, and her new goal now that the book is in print.
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Aussie Author Challenge 2018 | Booklover Book Reviews

Aussie Author Challenge 2018 | Booklover Book Reviews | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Join a passionate group of readers in the Aussie Author Challenge 2018, now in it's 9th year, showcasing the quality and diversity of books from Australian
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Book Gift Guide 2017 - Booklover Book Reviews

Book Gift Guide 2017 - Booklover Book Reviews | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Book gift recommendations for everyone - The Traveller, Gardener, Foodie, Cinephile, Historical Fiction, Literature, Crime Thrillers & Science Fiction Fantasy.
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QUANTUM ASTROLOGER'S HANDBOOK by Michael Brooks, Book Review

QUANTUM ASTROLOGER'S HANDBOOK by Michael Brooks, Book Review | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Michael Brooks' The Quantum Astrologer's Handbook is fascinating narrative non-fiction and beautifully packaged title that would make a lovely gift.
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ATLANTIC BLACK by A S Patric, Book Review

ATLANTIC BLACK by A S Patric, Book Review | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Atlantic Black Review: While for me not as moving as Black Rock White City, the power and impact of AS Patric's new novel is undeniable and very impressive.
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New novel from Miles Franklin award-winning author AS Patric.
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LOOK FOR HER by Emily Winslow, Book Review

LOOK FOR HER by Emily Winslow, Book Review | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it

"Look for Her is the most devious and cleverly plotted mystery from Emily Winslow yet, her talent for characterisation and building suspense once again on display"

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SOURDOUGH by Robin Sloan, Book Review

SOURDOUGH by Robin Sloan, Book Review | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Sourdough Book Review: For me (a late GenX reader) Robin Sloan's second novel did not rise to the lofty heights of its predecessor Mr Penumbra's 24 Hour
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THE GENIUS PLAGUE by David Walton, Book Review and Giveaway

THE GENIUS PLAGUE by David Walton, Book Review and Giveaway | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
The Genius Plague Review: Another nuanced, action-packed thriller from David Walton, a master in the sci-fi genre. Fungi have never been more terrifying!
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First Women to Antarctica – Joanne P –

First Women to Antarctica – Joanne P – | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it

FIRST WOMEN TO ANTARCTICA, The writing of history, media & fiction based on fact


"In the early 1930s Antarctic open-sea whaling was booming and a territorial race between Norwegian and British-Australian interests was in full swing. But Antarctica was closed to women, in spite of…

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Red Fox author Lara Fanning on flaws in idealised worlds

Red Fox author Lara Fanning on flaws in idealised worlds | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
We welcome Aussie author Lara Fanning to discuss how writing her dystopian trilogy Red Fox led to identifying flaws in her idealised world, and highlighted the delicate balance between nature and technology. Read more >>
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Kathy Hoopmann, author of All Cats Have Asperger Syndrome on making a difference

Kathy Hoopmann, author of All Cats Have Asperger Syndrome on making a difference | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Author Kathy Hoopmann shares with us how she came to write her award-winning books for children about the autism spectrum, anxiety, ADHD and more. PLUS Footprint Books have offered AUS/NZ readers the chance to win 1 of 2 book packs containing Kathy's bestselling titles. ENTER GIVEAWAY >>
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THE LIST by Mick Herron, #2.5 Jackson Lamb Series

THE LIST by Mick Herron, #2.5 Jackson Lamb Series | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
The List (A Novella) Review: With the character development, pacing and suspense of a full length bestseller, Mick Herron's The List is a fantastic introduction to the Slough House (Jackson Lamb) series. His prose exudes an appealing conversational lyricism. Read more >>
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Anne Ashby, on why she writes New Zealand stories | Booklover Book Reviews

Anne Ashby, on why she writes New Zealand stories | Booklover Book Reviews | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Author Anne Ashby shares why she sets her romance novels in New Zealand. My advice to any Kiwi writers, use our beautiful country, find some amazing sight or location and then make that part of your story. And to all writers - don’t be afraid to set your story in your own backyard. Rea
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TWO STEPS FORWARD by Graeme Simsion & Anne Buist, Book Review

TWO STEPS FORWARD by Graeme Simsion & Anne Buist, Book Review | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Two Steps Forward Review: Simsion & Buist's novel is a gentle romance with gentle humour involving people who have recently experienced life-changing events.
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THE TIDES BETWEEN, Elizabeth Jane Corbett on her inspiration

THE TIDES BETWEEN, Elizabeth Jane Corbett on her inspiration | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Elizabeth Jane Corbett (The Tides Between) on her childhood desire to write and how an Aussie immigration novel got hijacked by Welsh fairy-tales.
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THE UNITY GAME by Leonora Meriel, Book Review

THE UNITY GAME by Leonora Meriel, Book Review | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
The Unity Game Review: Leonora Meriel's novel, despite a bold slant on some ingrained constructs, ranks higher on ambition than its execution.
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SOON by Lois Murphy, Book Review

SOON by Lois Murphy, Book Review | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
Lois Murphy's novel Soon is a gripping thriller yet it also features some of the most artful and thought-provoking passages I have read this year.
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WW Mortensen on horror, EIGHT & SLITHERS plus giveaway

WW Mortensen on horror, EIGHT & SLITHERS plus giveaway | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
WW Mortensen discusses his love of the horror/thriller genre, inspiration behind his bestselling debut + copies of Eight & Slithers to giveaway.
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Peter Yeldham on THE LAST DOUBLE SUNRISE plus giveaway

Peter Yeldham on THE LAST DOUBLE SUNRISE plus giveaway | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it
The Last Double Sunrise author Peter Yeldham joins us to share the inspiration behind his latest novel + we have a copy to giveaway!
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A WRINKLE IN TIME: The Graphic Novel, Review

A WRINKLE IN TIME: The Graphic Novel, Review | Book Reviews & Author Interviews | Scoop.it

The graphic novel adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s ground-breaking science fiction and fantasy classic, soon to be a major motion picture...

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