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Ia Uaro

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in Kerinci, Indonesia
September 27




Member Since
March 2012


Ia Uaro is an Australian author.

She was a published author at 17 and used the proceeds to help fund her university studies, during which time she was active in aero-modelling, martial arts, mountaineering, speleology... and studied petroleum seismology among her music-playing friends. After her graduation she worked with French, Norwegian and American geophysical companies, besides being a volunteer translator.

In Sydney since 1995, she is now a mum who does several kinds of volunteer work, assesses manuscripts, reviews books, interviews authors and writes real-life socio fiction.

Watch out for "Heart of Borneo", her next real-life book on conservation series, a forest crime.

Calling all romantics!

To celebrate my Spanish translator Sadie’s birthday, both my SPANISH & ENGLISH editions of Sydney’s Song ebooks are discounted at 85% off all weekend. Hurry, only 99 cents this weekend only!

Buy here on Amazon US: English edition or Spanish edition

On Amazon UK: English edition or Spanish edition

On Amazon AU: English edition  or Spanish edition

“Lovable. Memorable.” (KIRK...

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Average rating: 4.18 · 40 ratings · 20 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
Sydney's Song

4.11 avg rating — 37 ratings — published 2012 — 5 editions
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it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2012
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La Canción de Sydney

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2013
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“Good As Gone" Reviewed by Ia Uaro of www.sydneyssong.net

Book title: Good As Gone
Series: Simon Fisk Novels (Book 1)
Author: Douglas Corleone
Publisher: Minotaur Books; St. Martins
ISBN-10: 1250017203 ISBN-13: 978-1250017208

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K.E. Saxon Thanks for the GR friendship, Ia!

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