The Dreamweavers Guild!
The final tally was:
Dreamweavers - 516 points; Ashlings - 439 points; Mystics - 429 points; Wanderers - 348 points.
Dreamweavers Guilds Ongoing Guild Competition
Isobelle has recently posted a fascinating article on the Dear Teen Me website, writing a letter to her 14-year-old self. It's a beautiful read, providing insights into our favourite author's teenage life and the driving forces behind her picking up a pen and forging a career that means so much to so many.
Dear Teen Me
The second book in Isobelle Carmody's award-winning children's series The Kingdom of the Lost is out today (24 April 2013) in hardback format in stores around Australia.
The Cloud Road will also be available in audiobook format in July this year from Bolinda - see Bolinda Publishing's The Cloud Road page for more info.
The Cloud Road Kingdom of the Lost Penguin Bolinda Books
Penguin are releasing the paperback edition of The Sending on April 24th, so if you didn't manage to get yourself a copy in its large format - and are having trouble tracking down a copy right now - the wait will be over in 10 days.
The Sending Obernewtyn Chronicles Obernewtyn Penguin
If you're on facebook then you've probably already seen it, but in case you're not; Isobelle was interviewed by Country Style magazine while she was back in Australia during March, and the interview has now been published in their April 2013 edition.
Isobelle Carmody interview Country Style Magazine
Two Isobelle Carmody pieces have finalised for the 2012 Aurealis Awards!
The Aurealis Awards were established in 1995 by Chimaera Publications, the publishers of Aurealis magazine, to recognise the achievements of Australian science fiction, fantasy and horror writers.
The Stone Witch Metro Winds Aurealis Awards Under My Hat
Have you been having trouble getting a hard copy of The Sending?
If you have an eReader, you're in luck - The Sending has been brought out as an eBook!
The Sending Obernewtyn Chronicles Obernewtyn Penguin eBook
Our lovely contact at Penguin, Jordan, has recently sent us a bunch of autographed copies of The Sending to give away to Obernet members.
Edit: The winners have been picked - head over to the competition page to see their entries! The Sending of The Sending Competition - Winners!
The Sending Obernewtyn Chronicles Obernewtyn Penguin
Isobelle will be coming back to Australia for a few festival appearances in February and March. Here's the list of appearances we know about so far - we'll add to this post as more events are confirmed.
Perth Writers Festival Adelaide Writers Festival Tasmanian Writers Festival Perth Adelaide Tasmania
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the Anthology Project, now accepting writing submissions