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#LoveOzYAbookclub September 2021 author interview: LYNDALL CLIPSTONE (Lakesedge)

Hi, and welcome to our Author Interview with Lyndall Clipstone, author of this month’s title Lakesedge. Lakesedge is set at a very interesting house and lake, what gave you the inspiration to set it there? I always loved the house from The Secret Garden with one hundred locked up rooms, and I love the gothic trope of …

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#LoveOzYAbookclub – August 2021 author Interview: DANIELLE BINKS (The Monster of Her Age)

Danielle Binks is not only a delightful person, she’s also a literary agent and a talented writer – which is a pretty stunning combination. She was kind enough to answer some questions for bookclub about the creation of this month’s LoveOzYA title, THE MONSTER OF HER AGE, her love for pop-culture icon Drew Barrymore [author …

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#LoveOzYAbookclub May 2021 author interview – KATHRYN BARKER (Waking Romeo)

Hello again, it’s raining where I am and I hope where you are, you’re staying warm and dry. This month’s author interview is with the very lovely Kathryn Barker, who has explained some things about the genesis of this month’s read, WAKING ROMEO, and about her favourite line of poetry – and how she has …

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#LoveOZYAbookclub April 2021 author interview: LYNETTE NONI (The Prison Healer)

Hello everyone. We are super excited to bring you an #LoveOZYAbookclub interview with Lynette Noni author of The Prison Healer. Where did the inspiration for The Prison Healer come from? At the beginning of 2019 I met a young woman who had grown up in a war-torn impoverished country. When she was a teenager, her …

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#LoveOZYAbookclub February 2021 author interview: GARY LONESBOROUGH (The Boy From The Mish)

Hi and welcome to our author interview with Gary Lonesborough, author of this month’s title The Boy From The Mish. Where did the inspiration for “The Boy From The Mish” come from? I’d just finished reading ‘Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda’, by Becky Albertalli, when I realised, I hadn’t come across a book featuring …

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#LoveOZYAbookclub November 2020 author interview: RAWAH ARJA (The F Team)

Hello! Welcome to our Author Interview with RAWAH ARJA, author of this month’s title The F Team. Read on to find out all about the inspirations behind The F Team… Where did the inspiration for “The F Team” come from? I wrote The F Team for two reasons: reading in my community is often viewed …

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#LoveOZYAbookclub September 2020 author interview – ALICIA JACINSKA (The Dark Tide)

Hello! Welcome to our Author Interview with ALICIA JACINSKA, author of this month’s title The Dark Tide. Read on to find out some of the inspirations and ideas for this great new LoveOzYA debut… Where did you get the idea for “The Dark Tide”? I was inspired by so many things! But I got the …

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#LoveOzYAbookclub – August 2020 author Interview: P.M. FREESTONE (Shadowscent)

Hello again, and welcome to our August 2020 author interview with PM Freestone, the author of our fantastic title for this month, SHADOWSCENT: The Darkest Bloom! SHADOWSCENT is a unique take on YA fantasy, with a glorious danger-filled world and an entire magic system built on scents and perfume. But how did PM Freestone put …

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#LoveOZYAbookclub July 2020 Author Interview: KAY KERR (Please Don’t Hug Me)

Hi everyone, welcome back for our July 2020 author interview with Kay Kerr for her awesome book PLEASE DON’T HUG ME . What gave you the idea to set “Please Don’t Hug Me” in the last months of High School? I think I’d always looked back at the end of Year 12 as one of …

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