In association with The Invisible Thread anthology, the ACT Writers Showcase celebrates the wealth and diversity of literary talent in the ACT region. Launched with over 100 writers to celebrate Canberra’s centenary, we invite you to discover why they have enriched our city.
Tania McCartney is an author of both children's and adult books, and is the founder of literary site Kids Book Review. She is also a publisher, editor, book reviewer and experienced magazine writer and editor. Tania has lived and worked in Paris, London and Beijing, and is an advocate for literacy and children’s education. Her Riley the Little Aviator series of picture books were born from her love of travel.
Nigel Featherstone’s most recent publications are the novellas I’m Ready Now (2012) andFall On Me (2011). Nigel is also the author of the novel Remnants. He has had over 40 short stories published in 18 literary journals, including Meanjin, Overland and Wet Ink; Ginninderra Press published his two collections, Joy and Homelife. Since 2007 Nigel has been a regular contributor to The Canberra Times.