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A&A Authors

Lukas P. Threlfall

Lukas P. Threlfall

Lukas P. Threlfall was born in Liverpool and grew up in London. In his childhood he always liked to make up stories while playing with his friends in school, but it wasn't until many years later in 2011 that he realised his dream of being a writer. Now living in South Australia, he spends most of his free time working on future story ideas and is currently planning and writing...

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Stanley N Morton

Stanley N Morton, the fourth of six children, grew up in what was then working class Newtown, where he attended the local high school. Despite leaving school at an early age, he eventually became the National Sales Manager for a large commercial furniture manufacturer

Later, as a mature aged student, Stan pursued further education, motivated by his strong desire to write. Only after retirement was he able to indulge his great...

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Christine Dodson

Christine Dodson

Christine Dodson is a 52 year old woman with a BA (psychology), a Post Graduate Diploma in Psychology, and a Vocational Graduate Certificate in Counselling (Loss and Grief). She volunteers as a telephone counsellor and is involved with a with a loss and grief support group. Longing for Life - the treacherous quest for motherhood through IVF is her first book.

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J. J. Part

J. J. Part moved from Queensland to beautiful Armidale in the New England Tablelands in 2008.  She  has always loved animals especially dogs and horses, country life, art and writing stories and poems for children.  The nearby bush, haven to kangaroos, wallabies, echidnas, hares, rabbits and sugar gliders and many birds, provided the inspiration for this book whilst she explored it with her Hungarian Vizsla dog, Oggy.

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Mandi Greenwood

Mandi Greenwood

An ardent lover of books from day one, Mandi has been reading and writing fiction her entire life, and has always wanted to be an author. Surrounded by books since childhood, she was besotted early on by the likes of Charlotte Bronte, Frances Hodgson Burnett, and of course, JRR Tolkien. Her first copy of Jane Eyre, given to her at age ten, was re-read over and over until it literally...

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Ian Simpson

Ian Simpson

Ian Simpson has spent most of his 49 years living in a wheelchair, giving him a different perspective on life to a lot of people. He has been a History teacher and Learning Designer for over 25 years. He is a Paralympian and has represented Australia in the sports of table tennis and wheelchair rugby. He is likely to wince and/or roll his eyes if you call him 'brave'. Rolling...

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Carolyn Little

Carolyn Little

Carolyn Little is a seventy-one year old grandmother from Sydney, who has two sons and two granddaughters.

For most of her career, Carolyn was a Head Science teacher at schools in Sydney. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and Mathematics, and a Master of Science degree in Astronomy.

Carolyn fell in love with the area around Cairns and the Daintree while visiting her son, who gave...

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Michael Costello

Michael Costello

Michael Costello is an AWGIE winning playwright, television and screenwriter. His plays have been produced around Australia and New Zealand.

Of his award winning play Royal Affair, Chris Mead, the Curator of the Australian National Playwrights’ Conference, stated “... rich, intelligent and seductive, (Michael Costello) writes with sagacity and wit”.

Michael was commissioned by Sue Smith to write an original episode for her Close Ups series for the ABC and has received...

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Bobbie S. Richardson

Bobbie S. Richardson

Bobbie Richardson grew up in a little town called Kaiapoi, just out of Christchurch, New Zealand. She is a creator who excelled as an Author/Illustrator and Singer/Songwriter. Moving to Australia in 1998 she has had an unusual life due to her ability to tap into the unseen.

Her journey has taken her through many exciting synchronistic events, by following visions which are very real to her, they have lead her to...

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Wendy Fitzgerald

Wendy Fitzgerald

Wendy Fitzgerald has three main passions, music, writing and teaching. She has a Diploma in teaching, a Graduate Diploma in Primary Music and a Master of Arts in Children’s Literature and Literacy. She lives in Sydney with her wonderful husband, two fantastic kids, a couple of small dogs, one piano and a lot of books. She has had some short stories published, but this is her first novel.

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