Helene Magisson's first picture book

Illustrator Helene Magisson is thrilled to share with us the release of her first picture book

The Velveteen Rabbit

This 1922 classic, written by Margery Williams Bianco has been brought to new life with Helene's beautiful illustrations.

Published by New Frontier
isbn 9781925059304

For ages 5 - 10.

Real isn't how you're made. It's a thing that happens when a child loves you. The classic story about a velveteen rabbit on a quest to become real through the love of his owner, revived with gorgeous new illustrations.

What a picture book to have started with - congrats Helene!

Goldie Alexander shortlisted for the Aurealis Awards

Congrats to Goldie Alexander for being shortlisted for the 2015 Aurealis Award for her YA verse novel

In Hades

Published by Celapene Press, in paperback and ebook
pbk isbn  978-0-9750742-6-8
ebk isbn  987-0-9750742-5-1

For ages 15+

When tragedy strikes, Kai and Bilby G are thrown into a journey of self-reflection where they must explore the real meaning of trust, love, family and forgiveness.

Best of luck with it Goldie!

Also, Goldie has been prolific these past 6 months - her other recent YA novel is

That Stranger Next Door

Published by Clan Destine Press, in ebook and paperback
pbk isbn  9780992492434
ebook isbn  9780992492441

Age group:  YA

In 1954, following WW2, the Cold War sees suspicions running high - the threat of communism and spies are imagined in every shadow. Melbourne Jewish schoolgirl Ruth is trying to navigate her own path, despite her strict upbringing and the past that haunts her family. A path she wishes could include her first love - rich Catholic Patrick. But he's strictly off limits.

Sounds a winner as well - congrats once again Goldie!