Ask Alice

Ask Alice is an online column written by our former Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy novels and a non-fiction essay under the pen name A B Endacott.

Ask Alice is designed to unpack all aspects of the Australian young adult literary scene, so if you’ve got a question, go ahead and Ask Alice!

Is there enough diversity within (Aus) YA fiction?

Is there enough diversity within (Aus) YA fiction?

Ask Alice is an online column written by our former Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy novels and a non-fiction essay…

What makes Australian YA distinctly ‘Australian’ (according to authors)?

What makes Australian YA distinctly ‘Australian’ (according to authors)?

Ask Alice is an online column written by our former Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy novels and a non-fiction essay…

Ask Alice: What makes Australian YA distinctly ‘Australian’ (according to readers)?

Ask Alice: What makes Australian YA distinctly ‘Australian’ (according to readers)?

Ask Alice is an online column produced by the #LoveOzYA team, and written by our Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy…

Ask Alice: What do you do when you’re dealing with a non-reading teen?

Ask Alice: What do you do when you’re dealing with a non-reading teen?

Ask Alice is an online column produced by the #LoveOzYA team, and written by our Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy…

Ok, but how do books actually affect the worldview of young people?

Ok, but how do books actually affect the worldview of young people?

Ask Alice is an online column produced by the #LoveOzYA team, and written by our Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy…

Ask Alice: Should we be gatekeeping what young people read?

Ask Alice: Should we be gatekeeping what young people read?

Ask Alice is an online column produced by the #LoveOzYA team, and written by our Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy…

Ask Alice: Should YA be more present in writers’ festivals?

Ask Alice: Should YA be more present in writers’ festivals?

Ask Alice is an online column produced by the #LoveOzYA team, and written by our Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy…

Ask Alice: Do YA authors have to build a personal brand or can they just write books?

Ask Alice: Do YA authors have to build a personal brand or can they just write books?

Ask Alice is an online column produced by the #LoveOzYA team, and written by our Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy…

Alice Asks: What have I learned from a year of answering your questions?

Alice Asks: What have I learned from a year of answering your questions?

Ask Alice is an online column produced by the #LoveOzYA team, and written by our Secretary, Alice Boer-Endacott, who has published several young adult fantasy…