Last year, Australian children's authors joined many other Australian book-lovers to fight against the proposed lifting of Restrictions against Parallel Importation of books into this country. That fight was successful. But now, there is another threat to Australian children's books. And this is worse - … Continue reading Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water…
There is something to be said for perseverance and a belief that if you have a good story to tell it will find a home eventually. So it has been for my PRINCESS CLOWN - a short chapter book for 7-8 year olds. This year … Continue reading Onwards and upwards ‘Princess Clown’
Just like no one likes a sore loser, no one likes a cocky winner! But, allow me the relief a good shout of victory brings. We have won our battle against Parallel Importation of Books in a resounding victory - this morning the ALP Cabinet … Continue reading VICTORY IS OURS!
Dear (Member of Parliament) Canberra AUSTRALIA Re: Productivity Commission’s Report into Parallel Importation of Books into Australia I am writing to voice my concern at the PC’s recommendations about lifting the Restrictions against Parallel Importation of Books. I believe this move, if passed by Parliament … Continue reading My letter to politicians – Parallel Book Importation threat