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On editing with Dianne Blacklock

If editing is consuming your world right now, then we urge you to take a break and listen to this cracker of an interview with Dianne Blacklock. With nearly 15 years in the book publishing industry, Dianne knows words (like … Continue reading

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A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Booksellers

Our latest podcast episode with Cheryl Akle from Better Reading is a gem!¬†Filled with a behind the scenes look at how books find their places on shelves, what’s hot in publishing trends, and the role of book clubs. This chat … Continue reading

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Mentoring & Teaching with Kathryn Heyman

This week, we dive deeper into the world of writing courses with Program Director for Faber Academy,Kathryn Heyman. As an acclaimed novelist, Kathryn spoke with Kim about Allen & Unwin’s writing programme and why it continues to produce such amazing … Continue reading

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Karma Brown on writing emotion

We’re all about the emotional punch in this week’s episode of the Your Creative Life podcast, which guest stars international bestselling author, Karma Brown. Based in Canada, Vanessa chats with Karma about her journey to publication with her first novel, … Continue reading

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Urban fantasy writing with Maria Lewis

This week’s podcast guest is Maria Lewis, a journalist and urban fantasy author, based in Sydney. Who’s Afraid? is her debut novel and the first in a five-part supernatural series from Little Brown Books UK/Hachette Australia. The sequel, Who’s Afraid … Continue reading

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