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Gabrielle Reid

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Gabrielle Reid is an English-born Australian writer of contemporary fiction. She lives near Lake Macquarie in NSW with her husband, three children and two cats. Gabrielle began writing as a small child and never stopped. She's been dreaming of a writing career since she was seven, but took a few detours along the way. Gabrielle holds a Master of Creative Writing and a Bachelor of Arts with Diploma of Education. Her first YA novel, The Things We Can't Undo, ​was released in May 2018 and won the 2019 Australian Association of Family Therapist's Award for Children's Literature. ...more

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R U OK - a conversation is not enough

Today is the day. It’s my daughter’s birthday, not mine, but if past years are anything to go by, today will probably be the day I get several text messages from old friends. It might be a friend who hasn’t heard from me in ages, but has been reminded by a glaring yellow poster and the letters R U OK? that they do know someone who was open about being suicidal, and maybe they should make sure they Read more of this blog post »
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Loved this - quietly powerful, with well-written characters and realistic challenges. I appreciate how it was not only Wen’s strength, but her mother’s too, that started to turn things around for them.
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I hate giving books low-ish ratings, especially books like this where there's the weight of all these extra expectations in giving voice to experiences that have traditionally been (and continue to be) under-represented in publishing. So first up, le ...more
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The first book in a new series that looks to be promising. It's definitely setting up the characters and location for future books (which will apparently each address different aspects of Australian culture, history, flora and fauna) so it does feel ...more
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I always forget that Vikki Wakefield's books are slow burns. This hovers between 3 and 4 stars for me, because I wasn't captivated by it in the way that I'd hoped (maybe the weight of expectations dragged down my overall views) and the plot was a bit ...more
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Jill Thank you for your friendship here on GRs, Gabrielle. Best Wishes, Jill


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Kurt Chambers Thanks for the friends add, Gabrielle :) Pleased to meet you!


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