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SPOTLIGHT ON… Aussie Rural Novelist: Cathryn Hein

June 28, 2013 // 4 Comments

CATHRYN HEIN: 1.         Describe yourself in one word:I cheated and asked my other half. He replied ‘special’ (good man!), so I’m going with that. 2.         The best thing about being a wordsmith:I’m a mean Scrabble player… But I love getting lost in my worlds. [...]

Thoughtful words from James Patterson

June 27, 2013 // 0 Comments

Imagine life is a game in which you are juggling five balls. The balls are called work, family, health, friends, and integrity. And you’re keeping all of them in the air. But one day you finally come to understand that work is a rubber ball. If you drop it, it will bounce back. The other four [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON… Aussie Rural Novelist: Jennie Jones

June 27, 2013 // 5 Comments

JENNIE JONES: 1.         Describe yourself in one word: Artistic (with every idiosyncratic and wonderful thing that characteristic encompasses – be it introvert or extrovert – and it can be both). 2.         The best thing about being a wordsmith: I found more staying [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON… Aussie Rural Novelist: Rachael Johns

June 26, 2013 // 3 Comments

RACHAEL JOHNS 1.         Describe yourself in one word: Chirpy 2.         The best thing about being a wordsmith: Getting to play God with my characters! And wear my pjs and work in bed (sorry that’s three things). 3.         You wish you wrote: Bridget Jones’ Diary [...]

Train My Heart available at iTunes & Amazon

June 25, 2013 // 0 Comments

Train My Heart, book three in the Capello Brothers series is now available on both iTunes (http://bit.ly/14nBLfj) and Amazon (http://amzn.to/146xAWO). Here’s a snippet of just one of the gorgeous Italian destinations featured in the [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON… Aussie Rural Novelist: Karly Lane

June 25, 2013 // 1 Comment

Welcome to SPOTLIGHT ON… Great Aussie Rural Novelists week, KARLY LANE: 1.         Describe yourself in one word: Impatient 2.         The best thing about being a wordsmith: You get to have conversations where you NEVER forget to say something really clever AFTER the [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON… Aussie Rural Novelists

June 24, 2013 // 2 Comments

What happens when you take popular women’s fiction, i.e.: chick-lit and cross it with paddocks that stretch on to the horizon, dust and hard-work, and maybe a handsome farmer or cowboy (or two)? You end up with chook-lit, of course! The allure of rural Australia is omnipresent; from [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON…Bella Andre, part 4

June 21, 2013 // 0 Comments

10 QUESTIONS WITH BELLA ANDRE 1. Describe yourself in one word: Fun 2. The best thing about being a wordsmith: Writing romance! 3. You wish you wrote: Bet Me by Jenny Crusie 4. If you weren’t writing, what would you be doing? Hiking, swimming or eating 5. Dream holiday destination: Australia [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON…Bella Andre, part 3

June 20, 2013 // 0 Comments

10 FAVE BELLA BOOKS Game For Love (The Bad Boys of Football) In a relationship built on lies…the only truth is their feelings for each other. To fulfill his grandmother’s dying wish, linebacker Cole Taylor must find – and marry – a good girl. First grade teacher Anna Davis fits the [...]

SPOTLIGHT ON… Bella Andre, part 2

June 19, 2013 // 0 Comments

10 QUOTES FROM BELLA ANDRE ‘It’s about knowing your priorities. Great things are distracting. You want to call your friends, celebrate. But it’s all about the books.’- Bella Andre on writing. “My career began to take off once I was able to take charge of my own destiny and reach [...]