Candice Fox on crime, collaboration & characters

Candice Fox is an author of crime fiction and creative writing teacher. Candice lectures in writing at the University of Notre Dame, while undertaking a PhD in literary censorship and terrorism. Hades was her first novel, followed by Eden and Fall, the next two books...

First Friday Club with Lou Johnson

Our final First Friday Club guest speaker for the year was Lou Johnson, co-founder of The Author People and former Managing Director of Simon & Schuster Australia. With an extensive 25-year career in the national and international publishing industry, Lou has...

November 2016

From zombie novels to Man Booker Prize winners, take a look at what we’ve been reading lately. Ashley Kalagian Blunt, Program Officer The Girl with All the Gifts by MR Carey My first novel was about killer bees from Mars that come back to Earth and kill everyone...

The Fall of Butterflies by Andrea Portes

I didn’t want this book to end, just so you know. It was one of those books where the main character grabbed me in the first chapter. Then, I didn’t want to let her go. The Fall of Butterflies is about Willa, a small town teenage girl from What Cheer, Iowa (no that’s...

November 2016

There are plenty of exciting literary events on the horizon, so grab your calendars and prepare for a month of book launches, live storytelling, and science writing. 2 November – So you want to be an author: Lisa Hanrahan Join Lisa Hanrahan and learn from her valuable...