Gabrielle Wang

Author and Illustrator

happy writing tips

If you have only an inkling of a novel idea, try writing a synopsis first. Ideas come as you write. It not only crystallises the…

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The Silver Wolf

      Chinese brush and ink with watercolour.

The Hushing Wood

I have just completed the ‘first’ draft of The Hushing Wood which will be published in Australia next year. Here is a short synopsis: Ziggy Truegood…

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A Passing Whisper: 22 April

Befriend a Child in Detention

Befriend a Child in Detention is a wonderful new community project organised by Dr June Factor and a group of volunteers. You can find out…

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Book News: 16 April

the act of doing

I love Japanese fabric and design so a few years ago I made a patchwork quilt for our bed. I found the act of doing…

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A Passing Whisper: 14 April

my younger self and the books and movies of influence

Upon learning of the death of Gunter Grass, I was jolted back to my late teens and early twenties, to a period in my life…

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A Passing Whisper: 27 March

wonderful spooky experience at St Doms primary school

I had the pleasure of speaking to the grades 3′s to 6′s at St Dominics Primary School in Camberwell East this week. The students were…

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Book News: 27 March

the children’s book festival

The Children’s Book Festival on Sunday was a wonderful event. I had the chance to meet a lot of my young readers and their parents. Apart…

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