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Fiona McArthur, author of The Homestead Girls, answers Six Sharp Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Fiona McArthur author of The Homestead Girls Six Sharp Questions ——————————- 1.    Congratulations, you have a new book. What is it about and what does this book mean to you? Five women, a sheep station in drought and the 22-year-old granddaughter’s last ditch measure to keep the farm after her grandad is s... Read more

by | June 24, 2015

Peter Twohig, author of The Torch, answers Six Sharp Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Peter Twohig author of The Torch Six Sharp Questions ___________ 1. Congratulations, you have a new book. What is it about and what does it mean to you? The Torch is about a boy who is inspired to help another boy, who is a firebug, to avoid capture, in an attempt to assuage the helplessness he felt, and the grief he feels following the death of his twin just over a... Read more

by | January 29, 2015

Stephanie Alexander, author of The Cook’s Companion, answers Six Sharp Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Stephanie Alexander author of The Cook’s Companion Six Sharp Questions ___________ 1. Congratulations, you have a new book. What is it about and what does it mean to you? Not a new book at all but a thorough revision of my classic and very successful The Cook’s Companion. 2. Times pass. Things change. What are the best and worst moments that you have exp... Read more

by | October 24, 2014

Karen Brooks, author of The Brewer’s Tale, answers Six Sharp Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Karen Brooks author of The Brewer’s Tale and The Curse of the Bond Riders series Six Sharp Questions ___________ 1. Congratulations, you have a new book. What is it about and what does it mean to you? Thank you! The Brewer’s Tale is an epic story about a medieval woman’s efforts to support her family in the wake of tragedy by taking up the trade by which her m... Read more

by | October 15, 2014

Jenny Bond, author of The President’s Lunch and Perfect North, answers Six Sharp Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Jenny Bond author of The President’s Lunch and Perfect North Six Sharp Questions ___________ 1. Congratulations, you have a new book. What is it about and what does it mean to you? The President’s Lunch was an absolute joy to research and write. I began researching the novel at the same time I discovered I was pregnant with my second child. He celebrated... Read more

by | July 14, 2014

Carole Wilkinson, the Dragonkeeper series, answers Six Sharp Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Carole Wilkinson author of Dragonkeeper series and more… Six Sharp Questions ___________ 1. Congratulations, you have a new book. What is it about and what does it mean to you? Thanks. It is Shadow Sister, the 5th book in the Dragonkeeper series. It follows on from Blood Brothers and is the ongoing adventures of the dragon Kai and Tao, who is coming to terms w... Read more

by | July 1, 2014

Jesse Fink, author of The Youngs: The Brothers Who Built AC/DC, answers Six Sharp Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Jesse Fink author of The Youngs: The Brothers Who Built AC/DC Six Sharp Questions —————————— 1. Congratulations, you have a new book. What is it about and what does it mean to you? The Youngs is a tribute to three extraordinary Scottish-Australian brothers – George, Angus and Malcolm Young – who changed the... Read more

by | December 17, 2013

Cathryn Hein, author of Heartland, answers Six Sharp Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Cathryn Hein author of Heartland and more… Six Sharp Questions ———————————- 1. Congratulations, you have a new book. What is it about and what does it mean to you? Heartland is the story of Callie Reynolds, a young woman who, since the death of her sister, has spent her life running from those w... Read more

by | June 5, 2013

Mandy Magro, author of Flame Tree Hill, answers Six Sharp Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Mandy Magro author of Flame Tree Hill and more… Six Sharp Questions ————————— 1. Congratulations, you have a new book. What is it about and what does it mean to you? Thanks, I’m thrilled to see Flame Tree Hill hitting the marketplace! Kirsty Mitchell is involved in a terrible accident which haunts her to th... Read more

by | May 21, 2013

Tiffiny Hall, author of Red Samurai and White Ninja in the Roxy Ran series, answers Six Sharp Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Tiffiny Hall author of Red Samurai and White Ninja in the Roxy Ran series Six Sharp Questions ——————– 1. Congratulations, on completing your new book. What is it about and what does it mean to you? RED SAMURAI is my second book in the Roxy Ran trilogy for readers aged 10+. Roxy is now the White Warrior and in this book she m... Read more

by | May 3, 2013