A&A Authors 2 ­ Short Stop Press, an imprint of A&A Book Publishing

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A&A Authors

Guy Hallowes

Guy Hallowes

Guy Hallowes has lived an international lifestyle; born in Kenya, and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the UK, he has also lived in South Africa, Botswana, and Canada whilst settling with wife Diana and their four children on Sydney’s leafy north shore.

A senior executive in a major international publishing company for twenty years, Guy always harboured a wish to write—a wish that has now been more than fulfilled...

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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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Madilina Tresca

Madilina Tresca

Madilina Tresca was born in Fairfield, Sydney, attended the local Our Lady of the Rosary Primary and Secondary school and is the daughter of Italian migrants. She embarked on an IT career late in life while writing in her spare time. Italian superstitions and stories about her grandmothers inspired her to write her first novel, The White Rose, and fulfil a lifelong dream of becoming a fiction writer.

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Ted Scott

Ted Scott

Ted Scott holds degrees in Electrical Engineering and Economics. He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Management. He was awarded an Order of Australia in the General Division in 2004 for his contribution to industry.

Ted is the author of Augustus Finds Serenity, and he is also the co-author of Humanity at Work and The Myth of Nine to Five with Dr Phil Harker.

He is now a partner in...

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Alley Bucci

Alley Bucci

Alley's first picture book to be published, The Ladybug without Any Spots! is a cute, little story about loving and accepting yourself the way you are and embracing your individuality.

Repeated text through the book allows the child to anticipate what is next and also aids the junior reader. The hidden ladybug on every page is another element where the child and parent can explore together the beautiful illustrations by David...

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Adrian Sever

Adrian Sever was born in Australia, graduated in History from Murdoch University in Perth and holds a post-graduate degree in Asian Studies from the Australian National University in Canberra. During a career of almost thirty years in the Australian diplomatic service he served in France, Cambodia and at UNESCO, and established the Australian embassies in China, North Korea and Nepal. He is the author of six books and numerous articles...

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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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Eduardo Castellanos Diaz Del Castillo and Diane de Castellanos

Eduardo Castellanos Diaz Del Castillo and Diane de Castellanos

Eduardo Castellanos was born in Santa Maria del Rio, in the state of San Luis Potosi, Mexico, in 1927. He studied at the National Institute of Fine Art - La Esmeralda - in Mexico City.

Diane de Castellanos was born in 1945 in Wellington NSW, moving with her parents to Canberra in 1947.

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Ursula Paul

Ursula Paul

Ursula has reinvented herself many times with careers as teacher, music teacher, parish secretary and accountant. Never one to rest on her laurels, she has kept her brain active with studies to gain A.Mus.A, C.P.A, B.Ed., and M.Div.. Above all, she delights in being mother to three sons, Gerard, Christopher and Michael, and being close to her three daughters-in-law and five grandchildren. At the age of eighty-five, Where To From...

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Diane Fagan

Diane Fagan

Diane Fagan was born on the northern prairies in Alberta, Canada – far from the ocean. When she came to Australia, she found a new passion for sailing.

Diane has always written stories, and has won prizes for her short stories for adults. Jodie’s Rescue is her first young adult novel and she is currently working on the second book in the Jodie series.

She has four adult children and lives with...

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