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Author Profile: Emily Conolan

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 with refugees. Her interactive fiction or 'Choose Your Own Adventure' books are:

Break Your Chains,

Touch The Sun,

Move The Mountains

Emily in 2014 was awarded the 'Tasmanian of the Year', and the 'Hobart Citizen of the Year'.

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