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Freaks in the City – excerpt

Freaks in the City – excerpt

Counting down to the release of the sequel to Freaks of Greenfield High — woohoo! All going to plan, FREAKS IN THE CITY will be available from 31st August 2012 at Smashwords,...

Lion of the NZ literary world laid to rest

Yesterday one of New Zealand’s most acclaimed authors and much-beloved children’s author Margaret Mahy passed away after a brief illness. She was 76. Many other people have...
Freaks updates

Freaks updates

Hi all, Sorry I’ve been an absentee blogger for the past few weeks. I have The Best Excuse In The World: finishing the first draft of FREAKS IN THE CITY, the sequel to Freaks...
25% off my books at Smashwords in July

25% off my books at Smashwords in July

Hi all, Just a very quick note to let you know I’m participating in the SMASHWORDS SUMMER SALE — not that it’s very summery right now in Auckland… BRRRR! For...
Best of the Independent eBook Awards

Best of the Independent eBook Awards

One of my overseas author friends just emailed me with  “Did you see this?” and the following link: http://www.efestivalofwords.com/viewtopic.php?f=29&t=130 Erm…...
Some BIG news….

Some BIG news….

This will be the shortest post ever, I promise! But in this case, I don’t need to say much to get the point across *VBG* I am thrilled (like, to bits and beyond!) to announce...
All Romance for Earth Day

All Romance for Earth Day

Hi all, April 22nd is Earth Day, and to celebrate, the hugely popular All Romance eBooks (ARe) are running the Earth Day Series Showcase:   “To celebrate Earth Day on April...
Mari Mancusi: can true love survive the end of the world?

Mari Mancusi: can true love survive the end of the…

Hi all, Mega-huge special treat for you :) My guest author today is two-time Emmy award winner Mari Mancusi! For those of you who’ve been like, living on another planet for the...