Lee J. Mavin

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After six years in Shanghai, I am finally back in Sydney (brand new home). Here I will teach and focus on my writing! I will be starting my Phd in Arts at the University of Sydney in March 2015!
I have already polished off a children's novel, a collection of poetry and am about to publish a series of stories titled "The Students Sold Us Secrets Volume One" with ASJ Publishers. http://www.asjpublishing.com/
I'm also kept on my toes by my feisty wife and three year old daughter both of whom are Chinese. They like to let me know how bad my Chinese is on a daily basis.Oh yeah, I used to be an MC, I mean I was potentially the next Aussie Eminem,(just kidding) but there is an EP by yours trully somewhere out there in the world wide web....
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Li Bai's Shadow

My new novel Li Bai's Shadow is now available on amazon! To celebrate I'm giving away copies (epub/pdf) in exchange for reviews on amazon and goodreads. If you like Young Adult fantasy, you'll love this one. For more information, check out the link below!

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I have been writing on my third dark fantasy book, Moonwarriors: In An Blackened Dawn. It's about heroic werewolves waging war on evil creatures. You should check out my new website, then leave your thoughts and ideas on it. If you want to just ask for it. :)

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