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Giveaways
Goodreads are holding a giveaway for Out of Nowhere: a collection of short stories,

There are 5 signed copies to be won.  Enter before 30 June 2017 to win.
https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/240649-out-of-nowhere-a-collection-of-short-stories

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Launch of OUT OF NOWHERE

My collection of short stories is ready and published. It’s called Out of Nowhere. For those in Melbourne, the launch is 24 June 2017.  So excited.

Reviews

Climbing the Coconut Tree received a very nice review by the Historical Novel Society. Check it out. https://historicalnovelsociety.org/reviews/climbing-the-coconut-tree/

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Awards

So excited to have one of my short stories, ‘The Surprise’ shortlisted in the Lane Cove Literary Awards 2016.

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 Bookstores who stock Climbing the Coconut Tree

In Melbourne, Australia, Climbing the Coconut Tree is now available as a paperback at-:

Jeffreys Books 140 Glenferrie Road, Malvern (http://www.jeffreysbooks.com.au/)

Benns Books, 437 Centre Road, Bentleigh. (http://www.bennsbooks.com.au/)

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Giveaways

Goodreads are holding a book giveaway. Two free signed copies of Climbing the Coconut Tree are available. Enter before July 23, 2016 for your chance to win.

https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/193245-climbing-the-coconut-tree

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Phoenix Park Writers’ Showcase

I will be attending and reading a short story along with many other writers from Phoenix Park Writers Workshops. Join us for a fun night of short fiction and poetry.

Wednesday 8 June   7.00pm – 9.00pm

Where: Phoenix Park, 22 Robroy St, Malvern East, Victoria.

Cost: $5.00 per head . Includes light refreshments. RSVP by Wednesday 1 June  to skarakaltsas@optustnet.com.au