IT’S official – Hamish Blake and Zoë Foster are an item. The pair should have included “how to court radio hosts and beauty editors” in the dating book, Textbook Romance, they co-wrote.
Which left Marieke Hardy, regular panellist on the ABC’s First Tuesday Book Club to opine on Twitter : This is the point, obviously, where I must question WHY I DIDN’T WRITE A DATING BOOK WITH HAMISH BLAKE!?
About the Contributor
John Purcell (aka Natasha Walker) is the author of The Secret Lives of Emma trilogy published by Random House Australia. The Secret Lives of Emma: Beginnings reached the top ten on the Australian fiction charts and Natasha/John was the tenth highest selling Australian novelist and third highest selling Australian debut author in 2012. The trilogy has since sold over 50,000 copies in print and ebook and has been translated into French and Polish. John has worked in the book industry for the last twenty years. While still in his twenties he opened John’s Bookshop, a second-hand bookshop in Mosman in which he sat for ten years reading, ranting and writing. Now he is the Head of Product and Chief Buyer at booktopia.com.au.