It’s A Wrap! Our first Down Under Author Showcase ended yesterday and what a marvelous event it was. We had the participation of 28 authors and 2 independent Down Under publishers and gifts from the Embassy of Australia and the Embassy of New Zealand here in DC. My thanks again to Bottom Drawer Publications,… Continue reading It’s February 1st, Winner Announcements, Acknowledgements and This Week’s Schedule!
Meet Bette Browne! Bette Browne is the author of Exposed, The Not Quite Shakespeare Anthology, Dirty Martini, among others listed below. To get to know Bette Browne a little better, the author agreed to write a guest post about Christmas in Australia. It’s a fascinating window into how much we differ and yet are so much… Continue reading Down Under Showcase Author: Bette Browne
Welcome, Barry Lowe! Our countdown continues and today our featured author on our Down Under Author Showcase is Barry Lowe. Barry Lowe is a prolific Australian writer with a penchant for hilarious titles and thought provoking plot lines. Be sure to search out the wonderful interview he gave us along with his bio, books and… Continue reading Down Under Day 27-Welcome, Barry Lowe, AUS and NZ Facts of the Day
Happy Australia Day! Does that sight above look familiar? Yes, you would think you were looking at a 4th of July celebration. Instead that’s the Australia Day celebration in Perth. What is Australia Day, you ask? Australia Day, January 26, is the biggest day of celebration in the country and is observed as a… Continue reading Down Under Day 26: Happy Australia Day! Meet Nic Starr and AUS/NZ Facts of the Day
Meet Lily Velden! Give me fiction… Reality is overrated. Lily Velden is the author of Same Page, The Race Is On, Heart Knot Mine and other listed below. Today Lily Velden author and owner of Wayward Ink Publishing (a down under press) is guest blogging about a subject I’m fascinated with…book covers. Be sure to check that… Continue reading Down Under Author Lily Velden
Welcome, Lily Velden and Wayward Ink Publications! We’re closing in on our last week of our Down Under Author Showcase, and its been so rewarding to see readers discover new authors and books along the way. And we still have another week to go. We are finishing out this week with author Lily Velden who is… Continue reading Day 24 of STRW Down Under Showcase-Welcome, Lily Velden and our AUS/NZ Facts of the Day
Welcome, Penny Brandon! It’s Day 23 of our Down Under Author Showcase and we’re heading towards the end. Our featured author today is Penny Brandon. It’s through a scene about an Australian Christmas that I got my first taste of the holiday viewed through an Australian colored lens, so its wonderful that Penny Brandon… Continue reading Down Under Day 23- Welcome, Penny Brandon, NZ/AUS Facts of the Day
Meet Maggie Mitchell aka Maggie Nash! Maggie Mitchell is the author of Muses Across Time series, Illuminations (Maggie Nash) and other books listed below. To get to know Maggie Mitchell a little better, the author agreed to an interview. Look for the interview below and the Down Under Scavenger Hunt word found somewhere within. ✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍ Maggie… Continue reading Down Under Author: Maggie Mitchell aka Maggie Nash!
Welcome, Maggie Mitchell! Today is February 22 and our featured Down Under writer is Australian Maggie Mitchell who also writes under the name Maggie Nash. Books under both names are listed on her author page so be sure to check them all out. Find the Scavenger Hunt word of the day and make sure to… Continue reading Down Under Day 22 – Welcome, Maggie Mitchell ( aka Maggie Nash) and AUS/NZ Facts of the Day
Meet Isabelle Rowan! Isabelle Rowan is the author of A Note in the Margin, Twelve Days, and many other books listed below. To get to know Isabelle Rowan a little better, the author agreed to an interview. Look for the interview below and the Down Under Scavenger Hunt word found somewhere within. ✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍✍ By day I teach… Continue reading Down Under Author: Isabelle Rowan