Amanda Hickie has written an extraordinary book. In An Ordinary Epidemic she layers ethical dilemma upon ethical dilemma as she pushes her characters deeper into a highly contagious and deadly disease epidemic in contemporary Sydney. It's topical, timely and terrifying. Join me and the MidnightSun Publishing team as we launch Amanda Hickie's fabulous novel on Friday 8th May, … Continue reading Book Launch ‘An Ordinary Epidemic’ by Amanda Hickie, Fri 8 May, 6.30pm, SAWC
This quote is from the intriguing story, 'The Beholders' by Sean Williams.
The countdown to the launch of Breaking Beauty has begun! To give you a taste of the beautiful stories to come, we have created a small sample per week to be posted on our Facebook page until the big day on Friday 7 November. Don’t forget to book your spot at the Adelaide party: firstname.lastname@example.org
BOOK LAUNCH INVITATION MidnightSun Publishing presents Breaking Beauty a short story collection by twenty-seven brilliant writers Katherine Arguile Lesley Beasley Gillian Britton Rebekah Clarkson Jessica Clements Katherine Doube Annabel Evitts Ruby Ewens Matthew Gabriel Corrie Hosking Rosemary Jackson Melanie Kinsman Stefan Laszczuk Jo Lennan Gay Lynch Mary Lynn Mather Amy T. Matthews Rachael Mead Lilliana … Continue reading Breaking Beauty Book Launch
Here it is! What do you think? I love it and I hope you do too. I think it's striking. And memorable. We wanted something that would jump off the bookshop shelf and straight into your hands as you thought to yourself, "Oh yeah, I really need to read that book!" Kim Lock is the talented designer … Continue reading Breaking Beauty – the cover
It's been a while since I posted about the beauty anthology. I have been busily working with the writers to get the manuscript polished and shipshape. And it's looking pretty amazing. Just as I had hoped, the writers took the theme of 'beauty' and cracked it open, looking at the underside of the idea and … Continue reading Announcing: Breaking Beauty
I'm very excited to share the news that in conjunction with MidnightSun Publishing I will be editing an anthology of short stories by University of Adelaide Creative Writing postgrad students. The anthology is open to all Adelaide Uni Creative Writing postgrads whether they are current candidates or have already completed their studies. The idea is … Continue reading Exciting News – ‘Beauty’ Anthology
Amy Silva is not your ordinary army ‘wife’. She’s organic-produce adoring, hemp-wearing nuevo-hippy. Her boyfriend, Dylan Brookes, thrives in the macho environment of the Army while maintaining a love of Amy’s wilful difference. As Amy says, “Every day I live with the contradiction. The Pacifist Hippy, in love with The Gun-Toting Soldier.” But all that … Continue reading Book Review: ‘Peace, Love and Khaki Socks’ by Kim Lock, MidnightSun Publishing Adelaide