12-year-old Coast kid pens first novel

Story Published: 25 Feb 2017

MOST KIDS in their first year of high school are busy finding their feet - but not Teeah Burns.

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Author takes novel approach with publishing

Story Published: 21 Feb 2017

FRUSTRATED with traditional publishing, Yamba author Jasmine Lee decided to take matters into her own hands with her first...

Author Jasmine Lee Love Novel Self-Publishing

Miffy creator Dick Bruna dies aged 89

Story Published: 19 Feb 2017

CHILDREN’S author Dick Bruna, best known as the creator of the much-loved cartoon rabbit Miffy, has died aged 89.

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Children's author rosy about upcoming launch of first book

Story Published: 19 Feb 2017

AUTHOR Scott Rheuben will soon launch Roses are NOT Red in Lismore.

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Bargara author brings bedtime to life with bilbies

Story Published: 7 Feb 2017

WHEN Bargara author Krish Sheather isn't busy penning her next best-seller, she's working to save our wildlife.

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Coast author nominated for eight prestigious awards

Story Published: 3 Feb 2017

ANNA Campbell, of Golden Beach, is a finalist in the 2017 Australian Romance Readers Awards.

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Locked up abroad memoirs revealed

Story Published: 28 Jan 2017

EVERY tourists' worst nightmare would have to be being detained in a foreign country - but it's this misfortune that makes...

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Writing saga continues for Peter

Story Published: 25 Jan 2017

Bracken Ridge author Peter Wise releases trilogy about private eye.

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Lee Lin Chin's man-crazy, beer-loving side revealed

Story Published: 20 Jan 2017

SBS newsreader Lee Lin Chin offers up satirical tips and quips in her new book, Iced Beer and other Tantalising Tips for...

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Tim Heard's new book creates a real buzz

Story Published: 19 Jan 2017

SALES of Tim Heard's new book about native bees have gone through the roof.

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