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#LoveOzYA Q&A with Danielle Binks for THE MONSTER OF HER AGE

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Danielle Binks for THE MONSTER OF HER AGE

Danielle Binks is a Melbourne-based writer and literary agent with Jacinta di Mase Management. In 2017, she edited and contributed to Begin, End, Begin, an…

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Karen Ginnane

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Karen Ginnane

Karen Ginnane is an Australian author for middle grade and young adult readers. Her debut historical fantasy adventure novels WHEN DAYS TILT and its sequel…

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Rhiannon Wilde

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Rhiannon Wilde

HENRY HAMLET’S HEART is Rhiannon Wilde’s debut novel, and won the State Library of Queensland Glendower Award for an Emerging Queensland Writer in 2019. Below,…

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Robyn Bavati about A Weekend with Oscar

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Robyn Bavati about A Weekend with Oscar

Robyn Bavati is the award-winning author of Dancing in the Dark, Pirouette and Within These Walls. Shortlisted in several children’s choice awards, Dancing in the…

#LoveOzYA Writes: What goes into a great scene?

#LoveOzYA Writes: What goes into a great scene?

By Jasmin McGaughey Writing a book is a massive task, and it can take writers years to complete! Sometimes, it can be easier to think…

What #LoveOzYA authors took away from the 2021 Adaptable experience

What #LoveOzYA authors took away from the 2021 Adaptable experience

By Alexandra Patrikios The Queensland Writers Centre’s Adaptable program aims to support authors — both published and unpublished — by giving them the opportunity to…

#LoveOzYA spotlight on: Young adult projects at the Queensland Writers Centre’s Adaptable program for 2021

#LoveOzYA spotlight on: Young adult projects at the Queensland Writers Centre’s Adaptable program for 2021

The Queensland Writers Centre’s Adaptable program aims to support authors — both published and unpublished — the opportunity to have their work pitched to leading…

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Clayton Zane Comber about 100 Remarkable Feats of Xander Maze

#LoveOzYA Q&A with Clayton Zane Comber about 100 Remarkable Feats of Xander Maze

Clayton Zane Comber is a writer from the South Coast of NSW who has held many varied roles, including a lawyer, optical dispenser, club DJ,…

#LoveOzYA with Cameron Nunn about Echo in the Memory

#LoveOzYA with Cameron Nunn about Echo in the Memory

Cameron Nunn is an English and History teacher in Western Sydney, where he lives with his wife Belinda. He has a PhD from Macquarie University…