September 24, 2020

September 16, 2020

Emily Conolan grew up in Launceston, Tasmania.

In 2011, when the Immigration Detention centre opened at Brighton, she started an organisation called Tasmanian Asylum Seeker Support (TASS)

Emily has written the Freedom Fighters series, inspired by her experiences working...

September 10, 2020

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We care about all our young people and each other (staff) at Claremont College.

The library has many resources to help support our Well Being Team - who are on site at college everyday.

September 9, 2020

Rohan Wilson was born in Launceston, Tasmania.

Rohan’s three novels are:

  • The Roving Party

  • To Name Those Lost

  • Daughter of Bad Times

His first two novels have won Literary Awards in 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2016.

Daughter of Bad Times moves away from historical...

September 3, 2020

Rachael is a mother, regenerative agriculturalist and author who was born in Hobart and educated at Universities in Orange and Bathurst, NSW.

Her novels showcase contemporary rural women, who are comfortable in, and caring of, their farming landscape.

Rachael has collabo...

September 2, 2020

 Celebrating Language and Literacy

August 20, 2020

Richard Flanagan is a Tasmanian writer who is the author of seven novels:

Death of a River Guide

The Sound of One Hand Clapping

Gould’s Book of Fish

The Unknown Terrorist


The Narrow Road to the Deep North

First Person

His work has been published in 42 countries.

A rapid...

August 11, 2020

Kate Gordon was born in 1982 and grew up in a small town by the sea in Tasmania.

Kate Gordon is an author of young adult fiction, including:

Three Things about Daisy Blue



Writing Clementine

Girl Running, Boy Falling

Juno Jones, Word Ninja

Juno Jones, Mystery Writer


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