Look at these sites for great information on books and writing.

www.insideadog.com.au – run by the Centre for Youth Literature in the State Library of Victoria.

www.heyteenager.blogspot.com – Steph Bowe is a 17 year old YA author. Her first book, ‘Girl saves Boy’ was published in 2010.

www.deescribewriting.wordpress.com/want-to-be-a-writer– Dee White is author of ‘Letters to Leonardo’  There are loads of good tips here about being a writer and improving your writing skills.

Also, you might want to enter a story in the John Marsden Prize for 2011. You can find the details at-www.expressmedia.org.au   Due date is Wed 31st August