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A day in the life of Judith Rossell, author of the Stella Montgomery series

Garden of Lilies - close up

Judith Rossell is the multi-award-winning author-illustrator of the bestselling Stella Montgomery series. Judith has written thirteen books and illustrated more than eighty, and her work has been published in the US, UK and has been translated into more than twenty languages. Judith lives in Melbourne, Australia with a cat the size of a walrus. READ MORE

A Day in the Life with Bill ‘Swampy’ Marsh

It’s a bit hard to describe a ‘typical day’ in my writing life, as the writing of my Great Australian Outback series is more a process. To make a living as a full-time writer, I have to produce a book per year. And with each book taking three years to write that takes a bit of organisation. In any one year, I’ll have one book going through the editing process for release around October, I’ll be writing a book for the following year plus I’ll be gathering contacts for the book to come out the year after.  READ MORE

A Day in the life with Eliza Henry-Jones

Not only is Eliza Henry-Jones the very talented author of the infinitely beautiful novels, In The Quiet (2015),  Ache (2017), and P is for Pearl (just released), but she also has qualifications in English, psychology and grief, loss and trauma counselling. She has completed an honours in creative writing - exploring bushfire trauma - and works in community services. Oh, and did we mention that she's only 27! We might hold it against her if she wasn't so darn delightful! READ MORE

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