Home and Away's Ada Nicodemou wrote her very first book about her beloved son Johnas, titled Johnas the International Soccer Star.
“I wanted to write a gift for Johnas to read, as he loves reading so much. He loves books, as well as technology, and this book just came to me really easily," Ada said in a previous chat with New Idea.
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He's written a few books already, but Still is Matt Nable's latest release, and is an evocative, confronting and page-turning thriller.
The tale is told against the grittiness of the harsh Australian landscape, and is set in Darwin, Summer, 1963.
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The Last Smile in Sunder City is a contemporary fantasy, and the debut novel from Luke Arnold.
The actor also recently released the second instalment, Dead Man in a Ditch, and follows the character Fetch Phillips.
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Former Home and Away star Judy Nunn’s career has included acting, scriptwriting, and then fiction writing.
Her first three novels, The Glitter Game, Centre Stage and Araluen became instant bestsellers, and she went on to release many more, including, Kal, Beneath the Southern Cross, Tiger Men, Elianne, and Khaki Town.
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It came as no surprise when comedian Andy Lee decided to release a children's book that falls under the category of - you guessed it - comedy.
Titled Do Not Open This Book, the successful series (which also includes Do Not Open This Book Again, Do Not Open This Book Ever, Definitely Do Not Open This Book, Seriously, Do Not Open This Book as well as colouring and activity books) has sold over one million copies worldwide and has been translated into over 35 languages.
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In his first ever kids’ book, Australian comedian Peter Helliar takes young readers on a hilarious time-travel adventure in Frankie Fish and The Sonic Suitcase.
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Actress and radio host Kate Ritchie made her debut into the written world with her own picture book, I Just Couldn't Wait to Meet You.
The book was inspired by her joy and excitement at anticipating her first and only daughter Mae’s arrival.
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Dave Hughes and Holly Ife
Dave Hughes and his wife Holly Ife teamed up to release their book, Excuse Me!, with the main character Martha May inspired by Dave’s friend and radio co-host–Kate Langbroek.
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An A-list actress, mother, comedian and also writer, Isla Fisher released her book for her children, as a reminder of all the fun they have at bedtime reading books and sharing stories.
Marge In Charge follows the story of Marge - a babysitter that likes to bend the rules a little. Also in the series are: Marge and the Great Train Rescue, Marge and The Secret Tunnel and Marge and the Pirate Baby.
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Since 1999, Tara has written 11 bestselling books, published in 19 countries and 13 languages, including the Mak Vanderwall crime fiction series and the Pandora English paranormal series.
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Rebel Wilson created and wrote the musical comedy series Bogan Pride, which was picked up for six episodes by SBS One.
The story revolves around Jennie Cragg and her quest to win $10,000 in a local dance battle for her mother's stomach stapling operation.
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Director and actor Brendan Cowell recently announced Plum, and took to Instagram to share the news of his second novel.
"My second novel ‘Plum’ is out in a few months. If you’re as pumped as I, @booktopiabooks is open for advanced copies," Brendan said.
"Cannot wait to share this story with you. How good is the cover? #plumthebook #concussion #poetry #australianfiction #readingissexy 🏉🛎💪🏿🎤🎟"
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