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Here's where you'll find all the extras — Q&As with your favourite authors, essays from your other favourites, and maybe even the occasional blog post from a staff member.

So if you want to know what makes your favourite author tick, or what they listen to while they're writing, or how they researched their latest masterpiece, check here first.

If you're looking for something by a specific author, or about a specific book, you can find them on their respective pages, or use our handy search tool.

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Stay curious

10 June 2015

The secret skill that will help you change your sex life.

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Princess Bari: a story of harmony and migration

2 June 2015

If someone asked me what the world looks like, I would say that it is…

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Make your own lava lamp with Jack Andraka

21 May 2015

Teenage scientist Jack Andraka teaches us to make a lava lamp out of…

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A note from the author

27 April 2015

Christoffer Carlsson introduces the Leo Junker series.
 

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Interview with Tommy Wieringa

16 April 2015

‘If I were to forget my memories, I could live under the illusion that…

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Q&A with Chigozie Obioma

8 April 2015

Chigozie Obioma in conversation with Elena Lappin about his debut…

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Q&A with Derek Miller

4 April 2015

An interview with Derek B. Miller by Jon Page, of Pages at Pages.

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The story behind The Underwater Fancy-Dress Parade

4 April 2015

Fear melts away — sometimes all at once, sometimes drop by drop.

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Raimond Gaita on ‘Harsh Logic’

31 March 2015

Philosopher and author Raimond Gaita gave this speech on the occasion…

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Q&A with Nick Dyrenfurth

24 February 2015

I can understand why many Australians continue to feel uneasy about…

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Making fiction from everyday life

22 February 2015

Asylum City is fiction, but its backdrop is completely realistic. It…

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Translation and culture

22 February 2015

Translator Alison Entrekin considers the ways culture affects her work.

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