You can book your place at a novel writing retreat for 2014 via the Bookings page.
Ben Kane (Feb 1-9)
(Feb 15-23: Breakout Novelist Retreat)
Ben Kane is the Sunday Times bestselling author of novels set in Ancient Rome. Ben is also Treasurer of the Historical Writers' Association.
Nicole Alexander (Mar 1-9) Interview
Nicole Alexander is the author of novels set in rural Australia. Nicole is a fourth generation grazier at her family property in the north western plains of New South Wales, Australia, and has a Masters in Creative Writing and Literature.
Alison Booth (Apr 19-27) Interview
Alison Booth is the author of a trilogy of novels set in the fictional country town of Jingera on the Australian east coast. Alison is a Professor of Economics and a Public Policy Fellow at Australian National University, in Canberra. Alison's work has been shortlisted for the ACT Book of the Year award.
Paul Dowswell is the author of his Powder Monkey series for children, set aboard 19th century British ships, and of teen novels set throughout 20th century Europe. Paul is a former Senior Editor for Usborne Publishing. Paul's novels have won or been shortlisted for many major book awards.
Helene Young (Jun 21-29) Interview
Helene Young is the author of romantic suspense novels set in northern Queensland, Australia. Helene is the recipient of the Romantic Book of the Year Award from the Romance Writers of Australia for 2011 and 2012, and is also a finalist for 2013 in the Daphne du Maurier Awards for crime and suspense novels.
Steph Bowe (Jul 5-13) Interview
Steph Bowe is the 19 year old author of several teen novels, published in several countries and languages. Steph's first novel was released when she was 16 years old.
Kylie Ladd (Aug 16-24) Interview
Kylie Ladd is the author of contemporary realistic novels set in Australia, published in several countries and languages. Kylie has a PhD in Neuropsychology.
Anthony Riches (Oct 4-12, Oct 18-26)
Anthony Riches is the Sunday Times bestselling author of novels set in Ancient Rome. Anthony has a degree in Military Studies from Manchester University and has worked in business systems and project management around the world for 25 years. Anthony is the Membership Officer of the Historical Writers' Association.
Elizabeth Wein (Nov 1-9, Nov 15-23)
Elizabeth Wein is the New York Times bestselling author of several Young Adult novels set during WW2, as well as of teen Arthurian novels set in Britain and Africa. Elizabeth has a PhD in Folklore.
Novel Writing Retreats Australia