News

October 02nd

Pre-Order Competition

Here’s your chance to win the ultimate Rift prize pack! Simply pre-order your copy of The Rift from any bookstore or online retailer and upload your proof of purchase here. Answer a fun question and you’re in the draw for all these amazing goodies!

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September 25th

Coming Event: Oz Comic Con

SYDNEY SEPTEMBER 29 – 30, INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE SYDNEY

GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT – RACHAEL CRAW

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September 25th

National Writers Forum 2018

I have just returned from the National Writers Forum 2018, where several hundreds of NZ authors gathered for a weekend of keynote speeches, lectures and workshops, a book launch and many wonderful chats over drinks and lunchables. There are so many highlights I’m not sure where to begin.

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September 25th

Storylines Auckland School Tour

I had the privilege of joining three brilliant NZ authors, Raymond Huber, Raymond McGrath and Kelly Wilson (wild horse taming extraordinaire) on the September Storylines Tour of Auckland. Over the week, we visited 53 schools, libraries and venues, engaging with over 6246 students and adults. Phew! What a whirlwind of events. It was completely exhausting and completely wonderful all at the same time.

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May 30th

The Rift Is Open

Join the social media fun once a month at full moon for teasers, sneak peaks and tidbits on The Rift. Each month you will learn something new that will reveal more about the world of the story.

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May 30th

The Rift ARC is here!

It was an exciting day for snail mail on May 19th! When I arrived home from work I found a courier package waiting for me from my publisher, the ARC (Advance Reading Copy). I think Amy Daoud has somehow managed to make the ARC cover as alluring and mysterious as the final print cover that will be released in November! Check out those claw marks.

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May 30th

The Rift Cover Reveal

My new novel is set to hit the shelves in November this year and I can’t wait for y’all to read it. In the meantime here is the utterly gorgeous cover art, designed by the brilliant Amy Daoud. She designed the covers for Spark, Stray and Shield and she has yet again blown me away with her incredible design concept.

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September 10th

Looking Back: Reading Matters

I want to put it on the record that the Reading Matters Conference (June 1-4th) and the Regional Tour of Victoria (June 5th-7th) was completely and utterly brilliant. I felt so incredibly honoured to be invited to speak by State Library Victoria, star struck by the authors in attendance, inspired by the keynote addresses and “at home” with my people: writers/readers/book lovers.

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May 29th

New Book! Acquisition Announcement!

Walker Books acquires a new YA novel from Rachael Craw

Craw set to delight fans with a brand new mystery featuring an ancient curse and a centuries-old secret.

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April 15th

Somerset Memories

A visual diary of my adventures at the Somerset Writer’s Festival.

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Rachael Craw

Rachael is a member of the New Zealand Society of Authors and the Top of the South branch. She is represented by Chris and Barbara Else of TFS Literary Agency. Her publisher is Walker Books Australia