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Buy Books and Save the Planet!

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I took a break from my latest Work In Progress and started thinking about how …”

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Machine Wars Book Trailer

“And here it is, a teaser for Machine Wars – my 34th book, due April …”

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1920 Style and Elegance

“Apropos of nothing in particular, here’s a selection from the glorious 1920 editions of La …”

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Fundamental Magic

“As a Fantasy writer, I spend a great deal of time thinking about and playing …”

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Extraordinaires 2 Book Trailer

“And here it is, the book trailer for ‘The Subterranean Stratagem’, the second book of …”

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Extraordinaires 2 Cover

“Here we are: the stunning, atmospheric, brooding, enticing cover for ‘The Subterranean Stratagem’, the second …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 32

“Tim Pegler

As my childhood memories become foggier and less reliable, there are several book moments …”

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La Gazette du Bon Ton 1

“I’ve been promising this for a while. It’s one of the things I stumbled across …”

Writers Write: My Favourite Book 31

“Jenny Blackford
 

Hidden somewhere in one of the cupboards, I have a small cross-stitched sampler hand-embroidered …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 30

“Claire Corbett

The book that haunted my childhood was Elidor by British writer Alan Garner. An …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 29

“Jack Heath

I have adored so many novels that I regularly change my mind about which …”

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Extraordinaires 2 is complete

“All done and dusted! ‘Extraordinaires 2′ is finished and in the hands of the clever …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 27

“Sean Williams

Like a lot of kids who grew up to become writers, I was a …”

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Supanova Sydney

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I’ll be at Supanova Sydney 15 – 17  June. Drop in to the author table …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 24

“Marianne de Pierres

The Secret Garden will forever be the most important book from my childhood. …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 23

“Kate Forsyth

When I heard year that Diana Wynne Jones had died, I grieved as deeply …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 22

“Nansi Kunze

I think I must have been ten when I began to read Rosemary Sutcliff’s …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 21

“Pamela Freeman

When I looked back on my childhood for the purposes of this post, I …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 20

“Gabrielle Williams

Kate Bush made ‘Wuthering Heights’ required reading for every teenager worth her salt back …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 19

“Gabrielle Wang

In a corner of a grade six classroom at Rathdowne Street State School in …”

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Comments

“Just to let everyone know that I’ve implemented a feature to screen out all the …”

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“Simmone Howell

When I think about books and my childhood, I see the cane bedside table …”

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10 Futures Book Trailer

“And here’s the book trailer for ’10 Futures’, which will be released next month.

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 17

“Sherryl Clark

Like many people, a book that I remember clearly was one of the Narnia …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 16

“Ben Chandler

I grew up in a smallish town in the northeast of the USA that …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 15

“Fiona Wood

My book is Five Children and It by E. Nesbit, published in 1902. It’s …”

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Supanova!

“Some big news! I’ll be appearing as a guest at Supanova Pop Culture Expo Melbourne …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 14

“Michael Gerard Bauer

The book I remember most fondly from my childhood would have to be …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 13

“Foz Meadows
Foz made a splash debut in 2010 with ‘Solace and Grief’, and followed it …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 12

“Kate Constable
Kate is the author of  the much  loved ‘The Chanters of Tremaris’ series.

There is …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 9

“Ian Irvine
Today’s Guest Blogger is Ian Irvine, one of our foremost fantasy writers and the …”

2011
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2011 Round-up

“As is customary, here’s my round-up of professional whatnots in 2011:

two books published – Hour …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 8

“Penni Russon
Today’s Guest Blogger is Penni Russon, one of this country’s most admired writers for …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 7

“Holly Harper

The first time I saw a Goosebumps book, I fell in love.

I was eight, …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 6

“Tristan Bancks

I wolfed these Paul Jennings’ stories down when I was about nine years-old. Unreal …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 5

“Scot Gardner
Today’s Guest Blogger is Scot Gardner. Scot is a much loved and much lauded …”

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 4

“Hazel Edwards
Today’s Guest Post has Hazel Edwards remembering a particular, and mysterious, form of narrative …”

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Michael Pryor interviews Michael Pryor

“Yes, I really do.

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Writers Write: My Favourite Book 1

“Barry Jonsberg
This is the first in a series of Guest Posts from some of our …”

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The Extinction Gambit Book Trailer

“And here’s the official book trailer for my next book ‘The Extinction Gambit’, Book One …”

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Extinction Gambit Teaser No. 4

“’In the middle of all the mayhem, Kingsley found a split-second to admire her swordplay, …”

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The Realm of the Ridiculous

“It’s time again for me to show my approbation for the clever, insightful and b0undlessly …”

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Extinction Gambit Teaser No. 3

“’To an exponent of anti-incarceration, a trap was not a trap: it was a challenge.’”

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Snappy Ad

“I love this one.”

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Extinction Gambit Teaser No. 2

“‘Self-defence? All this is for self-defence?’
She shrugged. ‘I got carried away.’”

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Voices on the Range

“Just to let you all know, next week I’m part of the Voices on the …”

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Why I Write Fantasy

“I write Fantasy because I’m an incurable and unabashed, romantic. I want a world …”

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Extinction Gambit Teaser

“Yes, I’m going to tease you: ‘She touched her lips with a finger. “I do …”

Title Time

“I’m excited to announce the title of my new book, to be released by the …”

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I’m Back

“I’m back after a rewarding month in London. I’ll be posting some highlights of my …”

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Name Dropping

“It’s been a time and half, really, over the last week or so. First was …”

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Twitter wishes

“Spotted on Twitter: ‘Oh Aubrey Fitzwilliam, how I wish you were real…’”

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Sydney Writers’ Festival

“I’m appearing at the Sydney Writers’ Festival Schools Days on 17 and 18 May, along …”

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‘Word of Honour’ gets a gong!

“I’m extremely chuffed to announce that Word of Honour has been included on the Children’s …”

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Series, series, series

“Look around the bookshops and the libraries and you’ll see series all over the place. …”

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Writing ‘The Laws of Magic’

When I began writing The Laws of Magic I wanted to do a number …”

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Somerset Celebration of Literature

“Sometimes, after looking forward to something you’ve heard so much about, the reality can be …”

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The Joy of Steampunk

“I’m reposting some articles I wrote a while ago. This one featured on the Random …”

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New website, blog!

“Welcome to the new look Michael Pryor website – now with blog! Thanks to the …”

Feb
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Many and various

“After having finished the draft of my top secret Work in Progress, I’ve been busying …”

2010
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Time of Trial is out now

“In this book, Aubrey, George and Caroline actually visit Holmland, despite the dangers posed by …”

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