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Winner of Tantony Book

Thank you to everyone who entered our latest competition. The winner of the competition has been drawn using random number generator. The winner is… Maryanne Hyde who said: May 31, 2011 at 3:46 pm (Edit) “sallow” = willow I heard … Continue reading

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Merrow by Ananda Braxton-Smith – Free Sample Chapter!

To celebrate the release of Ananda Braxton-Smith’s latest novel, Tantony, we are giving readers a free sample chapter of Merrow, the first book in The Secrets of Carrick series. Just click on the image link and download pdf to read … Continue reading

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Win a copy of Tantony by Ananda Braxton-Smith!

We found my brother in the skybog. It was me that found him. Boson Quirk is dead, face-down in a bog of stars. Almost everyone in Carrick said that the boy was a monster, and now Fermion is sure that … Continue reading

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Author Spotlight – Ananda Braxton-Smith Interview – Part 2

Welcome to the second part of our Ananda Braxton-Smith interview. Click here to read Part Two of the interview. I noticed at the beginning acknowledgment of Tantony, that you thanked your mother for teaching you to listen to the voices. … Continue reading

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Author Spotlight – Ananda Braxton-Smith Interview – Part 1

We’re incredibly excited to be publishing Ananda, and hope that you’ll love her writing as much as we do. Ananda’s debut novel, Merrow, (released in 2010) has been a great success, and is a CBCA Notable award-winner. It was also … Continue reading

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News Alert!

Two Black Dog Books have been shortlisted in the REAL Awards 2011. This shortlist is formulated from student nominations collected by the Children’s Choice Book Awards in ACT (COOL), NSW (KOALA), NT (KROC) and VIC (YABBA). Picture Storybooks Category My Dad … Continue reading

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News Alert!

Ananda’s book, Merrow has been shortlisted in the Aurealis Awards 2010, in the Young Adult Novel category . The Aurealis judges said the quality of entries this year was exceptional, so for Ananda to make the finals is an outstanding … Continue reading

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Six books for summer!

Here are six of our top young adult fiction from 2010. If you’re looking for a refreshing and riveting read this summer we highly recommend these titles to keep you entertained. Fury by Shirley Marr Eliza Boans has everything. A … Continue reading

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