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When crime fiction helps literacy in Tasmania

A crime fiction book that's deliberately easy to read is targeted at helping Tasmania's literacy problems.

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Romance as BookTok feminism? Australian authors disrupting the form

Competing with BookTok's global success and the traditional misogynistic response towards romance books, Australian authors are looking to innovate.

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Book review: So Close to Home, Mick Cummins

A powerful and authentic tale of drug addiction.

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Get Your Work Published: A Short Story Workshop with Claire Corbett

Claire Corbett takes you through the steps of what makes a short story stand out, and how you can increase…

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Fairytale Fundamentals with Gabiann Marin

Explore the history and the foundational theories of mythic and fairytale writing to develop your own unique fairytale.

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Writing Trauma with Meera Atkinson

Meera Atkinson invites those writing or looking to write trauma in any genre to explore this terrain.

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Online Feedback: Short Stories with Ryan O’Neill

Get feedback on your short fiction in an online classroom environment with author Ryan O'Neill.

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Narrative Structure for Fiction Writers with Timothy Daly

Learn the narrative structures and story patterns that lie beneath the surface of successful stories.

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Writing Fiction From Life with Kavita Bedford

Look at different literary devices and ways to create a unique literary voice with author Kavita Bedford.

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Book review: Beatrix & Fred, Emily Spurr

Two loners and their odd, off-kilter relationship.

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