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Open Reading Period: middle-grade/YA science fiction novels

SUBMISSIONS OPEN ON MAY 1, 2015 From May 1, FableCroft Publishing will be conducting an open reading period for submissions of high-quality science fiction novels for a middle-grade and younger end of young adult readership (approximately covering 9-14 year olds). We … Continue reading

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Congratulations Australian Awards Winners!

It’s been a really busy week in Australian speculative fiction, with THREE sets of Awards presented over the past week. We were delighted to be shortlisted for several of them, and even more delighted to take home gongs for some … Continue reading

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On International Women’s Day and “Making It Happen”

On Friday 6 March, 2015, I was privileged to speak at the CSIRO Staff Association’s International Women’s Day luncheon. When I was invited to be the guest, I have to admit I was a little intimidated – all the speakers … Continue reading

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NAFF Voting by Paypal

If you would like to vote for NAFF (see post here for details), please select your preferred candidate from the dropdown.   Choose your preferred candidate! Tehani Wessely $5.00 AUDGreg Tannahill $5.00 AUDCandice Schilder $5.00 AUDPaula McGrath $5.00 AUD

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Ditmar shortlists are out!

And we’re so excited to be on them! It’s a fantastic list again this year, and I’m very proud to have been involved with so many great projects that have been recognised. Congratulations to all the shortlistees – a privilege … Continue reading

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Goodreads giveaway: Cranky Ladies of Ladies

Goodreads Book Giveaway Cranky Ladies of History by Tehani Wessely Giveaway ends February 28, 2015. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter to win

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2014 Awards eligible works

It’s that time of year when nominations begin to open for Awards for 2014-published work. Below is a list of the work we have that is eligible, and the categories generally applicable, should you be interested in nominating. Novel Guardian … Continue reading

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It’s Year’s Best time!

It’s that time of year when it seems a bunch of Year’s Best anthologies are announced, and we’re so pleased to see a number of our 2013-published stories recognised. Our own Focus 2013, which collects award-recognised Australian stories, features DK Mok’s … Continue reading

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Tehani’s Conflux schedule

Barring unforeseen changes, I’ll participating in the following program items at Conflux: SECRET TIME LORDS: Most Time Lords apparently perished in the Great Time War. Ah, but did they? Our panellists speculate on Time Lords hidden amongst us.  6pm Friday, Forest … Continue reading

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News, reviews and NEW BOOKS!

Tsana at Tsana Reads and Reviews has lovely things to say about Guardian by Jo Anderton, including: I highly recommend it to fans of technological fantasy or just fantasy which differs from the mainstream. The worldbuilding is very original and one … Continue reading

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