It’s November, which means it’s also NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) when writers around the world commit to writing 50k […]
S. J. Morgan is a fellow Adelaide #LoveOzYA debut author and I’ve been eagerly awaiting the release of her novel, Heaven Sent. The story follows Adelaide girl, Evie, whose life feels like a mess until the mysterious Gabe literally comes crashing into her world. But while Gabe initially seems like the answer to her prayers, Evie isn’t sure whether she can trust him.
Hayley Lawrence’s compelling and thought-provoking #LoveOzYA debut, Inside the Tiger (Penguin Random House Australia, 2018) had my heart in a vice grip and I caught up with Hayley to find out more about her writing process and where the story came from.
I’ve teamed up with Kill Your Darlings to produce an online workshop, Introduction to Writing Young Adult Fiction!
As a published YA author with a creative writing PhD and an insatiable YA reading habit, I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to share my knowledge about the craft of writing YA fiction.
Introduction to Writing Young Adult Fiction is a workshop designed to equip aspiring YA writers with the skills and support to hone their craft and get to work.
My debut YA novel Neverland has been out in the world for four months today (yay!). Like many authors, getting […]
I was lucky enough to nab an early copy of I am out with Lanterns a few weeks ago […]
Sharon Kernot’s YA verse novel The Art of Taxidermy was shortlisted for the 2017 Text Prize and published by […]
When my mum called the other day to discuss the launch of my debut novel, Neverland, I assumed she […]
Lucy Pearson, one of my favourite book bloggers, blogged for years as The Unlikely Bookworm and her blog […]
2017 was an adventurous year of reading for me. In 2016, I read ARCs almost exclusively and by […]