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December 17th

Launch Love – Auckland

I was welcomed with tremendous kindness by Helen and Mary at the Dorothy Butler Bookshop. They put on a great afternoon tea, had stacks of my books on display and spoke with great warmth and generosity about my work. It was such a lovely turnout of locals, including 7 authors!!! I am constantly blown away by the support of fellow children’s and Young Adult authors.

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December 17th

Launch Love – Nelson

The Rift launched at the Elma Turner Library on Nov 1st with the help of Stella and Thomas from Volume Books and a wonderful turn out of locals. The cake was top notch, the laughs were plentiful and the signing line full of smiles and kind words.

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October 31st

Auckland Book Launch for The Rift

Auckland readers: Join Rachael Craw, award winning author of the Spark trilogy for the launch of her new YA novel, The Rift, a heart-pounding urban fantasy, brimming with mystery, adventure and romance.

There will be a Q&A, book signing and refreshments to enjoy.

Be sure to share this event with your book-loving friends! Can’t wait to see you there.

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October 22nd

Sydney Trip & Oz Comic Con Memories

I recently visited Australia for Oz Comic Con where I got to host my own booth and sell books, meet readers, participate in a panel with Maria Lewis and Charlotte Rose and generally have an epic-con-time. I met soooo many amazing readers, caught up with old friends and had the opportunity to connect with lots of brilliant authors, artists and illustrators. A truly inspiring experience I will never forget.

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October 19th

Nelson Book Launch, Now November 6th

  Join local author, Rachael Craw, award winning author of the Spark trilogy, for the launch of her latest Young Adult novel, The Rift, a heart-pounding urban fantasy, brimming with mystery, adventure and romance. There will be a Q&A, book signing and refreshments to enjoy. Co-hosts, Volume – NZ’s No.

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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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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