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Patrick Holland, author of Navigatio, answers Ten Terrifying Questions

The Booktopia Book Guru asks Patrick Holland author of Navigatio Ten Terrifying Questions ____________ 1. To begin with why don’t you tell us a little bit about yourself – where were you born? Raised? Schooled? I was born in Rockhampton, raised and schooled in Roma in Southwest Queensland. 2. What did you want to be when you were twelve, eighteen and thirty? And why? 12: A bull rider. My ... Read more

by | December 9, 2014

The Miles Franklin Literary Award Longlist 2011

Congratulations to all of the longlisted authors! Update: Click here for The 2011 Miles Franklin Award Shortlist The longlisted authors are: Jon Bauer – Rocks in the Belly How far can you push a child before he snaps? Rocks in the Belly tells the story of an eight-year-old boy and the adult he becomes. When he is young his mother fosters boys, despite the jealous turmoil it arouses in her... Read more

by | March 17, 2011