Month: February 2017

A Day in the Life with Danielle Hawkins

[caption id="attachment_3651" align="aligncenter" width="650"] View across the farm. Note nice green tinge to paddocks following some rain, which makes a pleasant change in summer.[/caption] We asked wife, mother, vet and author (phew!) Danielle Hawkins to take us through a typical day in her life. Apart from living in a positively idyllic part of the world and working with cute animals, Danielle also finds time to write bestselling novels when her young kids are at school. Thanks, Danielle for giving us a peek inside your busy life, can we come and visit? READ MORE

Join us for Literary Bites!

Join HarperCollins publishers Catherine Milne and Anna Valdinger as they introduce to you four incredible authors; Caroline Overington, Eliza Henry-Jones, Catherine McKinnon and Sandra Leigh Price for the first edition of Literary Bites! The best part: Although Literary Bites is a live event at our company headquarters, you will be able to tune in at home via our Facebook Channel - just like the page and you'll be notified when we begin live-streaming. READ MORE

Outback Mates Competition

February 10, 2017 Competition 6 Comments

ABC Books/HarperCollins Publishers have partnered with Station Photos to publish a second beautiful illustrated book that will be released in October 2017 – and we’d love you to enter the competition to have your photograph included in the book. READ MORE

Read a Sample: Essential reading for Australians at this moment in history.

Since the 20th January, we have woken each morning to extraordinary news headlines out of America. This week, those headlines focused directly on Australian shores with the much publicised phone spat between Malcolm Turnbull and President Trump. The reality of the new US politics demands our attention. It challenges us to understand what is going on in America and why we are in this position. READ MORE

6 Tips for Reluctant Readers

February 1, 2017 Uncategorized 0 Comments

Here’s your chance to get your kids excited about books just as school goes back! We’ve pulled together some amazing ‘series starters’, bound to win over even the most unwilling of (potential) bookworms. And here are our handy tips and tricks to find out what you can do at home to help your reluctant reader fall in love with books! READ MORE