Brisbane Bookstore Tour

March 28, 2013  /   By poppygee  /   No Comments

One city. Seven hours. Eight bookstores. Hachette Australia book rep Kathie took me on a tour of Brisbane’s bookstores. I was starstruck in Avid Reader in West End… it’s hard not to be as the staff are famous writers! Here …

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Dolce Vita… for writers

March 25, 2013  /   By poppygee  /   No Comments

I held my own writer’s retreat this past weekend. My husband took the kids to his mother’s house in Braidwood, which is a small country town just outside of Canberra. I was planning to go but I had an appointment. …

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Tasmania Tour Tips

March 20, 2013  /   By poppygee  /   1 Comment

  Lately I have come across many friends who are taking holidays in Tasmania. They always ask me to recommend interesting places to visit, and for tips that only Tasmanians would know. Here are the places I would include if …

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Jet, my cat

March 16, 2013  /   By poppygee  /   No Comments

My beloved cat Jet died yesterday morning, at about 9.15am. He was run over by a car out the front of our house. I’m still in shock that he has gone. I was having coffee with some of the school …

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G’day USA

March 13, 2013  /   By poppygee  /   No Comments

I knew my book was being released at some point during this week in the USA but I wasn’t sure exactly when. It was a pleasant surprise when my cousin Jason, who lives in Minnesota, Facebooked me some pics of …

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American Beauty – my books, that is!

March 6, 2013  /   By poppygee  /   No Comments

On Saturday, as I was rehearsing my speech before the book launch for the final time, the courier who usually parks over my driveway while he delivers parcels to my neigbour ran up my garden path carrying three large boxes. …

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Brisbane launch – Black Cat Bookshop

March 4, 2013  /   By poppygee  /   No Comments

It was pouring with rain. Heavy, sticky monsoonal rain that causes rivulets to rush across the footpaths and cover your legs with mud and dirty water as you scurry along. The launch was supposed to be held outside, on the …

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