Good Reading : March 2017
GOODREADINGMAGAZINE.COM.AU GOOD READING MARCH 2017 44 This is a novel about extended family, about steps and exes and fairy godmothers, about parents and missing partners and the people who replace them. Connections will be reaffirmed and frailties and secrets revealed. Today, like all days, Olivia wakes to a silent world. But although she cannot hear, Olivia can still see the birds dance upon the branches of a tree, inhale the aroma of a delicious breakfast and walk to school with her friends. To enter, tell us which of the five senses Olivia does not have. Twelve-year-old Flossie Birdwhistle, a ghost, is the turnkey at London’s Highgate Cemetery. As turnkey, she must ensure all the souls in the cemetery stay at rest. But it’s World War II and each night enemy bombers hammer London. To enter, tell us the name of the cemetery where Flossie works. Win one of five copies of The Hope Fault by Tracy Farr valued at $29.99 each. Win one of five copies of Olivia’s Voice by Mike Lucas valued at $26.99 each. Win one of five copies of Momo Freaks Out by Samone Bos valued at $29.99 each. Win one of five copies of The Turnkey by Allison Rushby valued at $16.99 each. Win a novel about complicated families, the story of a blogger’s life, a children’s book about a girl living in a silent world, or the tale of a 12-year-old ghost. Competitions Terms and conditions 1. Entry is open to all residents of Australia and New Zealand from 1 to 31 March 2017. 2 . Employees and the immediate families of the promoter and agencies associated with this promotion are ineligible. 3 . The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. 4. The first correct entries drawn on 3 April 2017 from each competition will win a copy of the book. 5. The promoter accepts no responsibility for late, lost or misdirected mail. 6. The winners of the prizes will be published on the Good Reading Magazine website in April 2017. Visit our Facebook page for more great competitions! Write the name of the book you would like to win and your answer on the back of an envelope and send to Good Reading Book Competition, Good Reading, 14/7 Rosebery Place, Balmain NSW 2041 or enter online. Along time ago, way before Facebook and Instagram, 20-something author Samone Bos started a blog under the pen name of Momo. Soon she was living her life online, baring her soul and relationships, equal parts funny and pitiful. To enter, tell us Momo’s real name.