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simon has written 387 posts for readersvoice.com

Denis W. Martin SJ

READERSVOICE.COM aims to collect a few interesting reading tips. The saga of the Holy Name Cathedral, the broken dream of Archbishop James Duhig, is an iconic Brisbane story. An apartment complex now stands where the cathedral was to be. A Hill in the Valley: Dara and the Holy Name Cathedral by Denis W. Martin SJ tells the tale.

Denis W. Martin SJ

The start of an interest in the Holy Name Cathedral site…

Denis W. Martin SJ

Some favorite books by T.B. Macaulay, and memories of Archbishop Duhig…

Palle Schmidt p1

READERSVOICE.COM aims to collect a few interesting reading tips. Palle Schmidt has created numerous comics, and his latest comic Stiletto has just hit the shelves in the US. He’s also written young adult novels. There are many good reading tips in this interview…

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Danish comics artist and author Palle Schmidt recommends many very good books, including novels, comics, and books on improving creativity…

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Comics creator and author Palle Schmidt talks about trying different styles of art in his comics…

Jennifer Lancaster p1

READERSVOICE.COM aims to collect a few interesting reading tips. For this issue I went to see author Jennifer Lancaster give a talk about book marketing, aimed at self-publishers of fiction and non-fiction. Her own books include Power Marketing; and How to Control Your Financial Destiny. These are just a few of the great tips she gave.

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Some platforms and websites worth checking out to help marketing your self-published book…

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Some more book marketing tips for self-publishers from Jennifer Lancaster, and some favorite books…

Lifeline Bookfest p1

READERSVOICE.COM aims to collect a few interesting reading tips. For this issue, I attended the recent Lifeline Bookfest, where more than a million secondhand books went on sale over ten days in Brisbane. It’s a fascinating event held to raise money for the charity Lifeline, which supplies services like phone counselling. These Bookfest events should be held in cities around the world.