What are you currently reading?
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
What are your recent OzYA favourites?
Creepy and Maude by Dianne Touchell
What 5 OzYA titles are currently in your TBR pile?
Carousel by Brendan Ritchie and Laurinda by Alice Pung … I’m sorry I’ve only got two at the moment … full-time English teacher #occupationalhazard
What advice would you give to aspiring YA authors?
99% determination, 1% inspiration. Never give up, that’s the difference between being a published author and an unpublished one.
Can you tell us a little bit about your current writing project?
I am “working” on several, a variety of different genres and audiences. The one I’m really excited about is of a female teenage psychopath and the path of destruction she leaves in her wake. There is something very interesting about the psychopathic mind…
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August YA New Releases
|The Boundless Sublime by Lili Wilkinson (Allen & Unwin)|
|Promising Azra by Helen Thurloe (Allen & Unwin)|
|Saving Jazz by Kate McCaffrey (Fremantle Press)|
|The Shark Caller by Dianne Wolfer (Penguin)|
|Songs that Sound like Blood by Jared Thomas (Magabala Books)|
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