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Wendy Waters

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Wendy Waters is an award-winning author, composer, lyricist and librettist. Born in Queensland, she grew up in Sydney, lived in the USA for six years, travelled extensively, and now lives in Sydney, Australia. In 2011 she volunteered to work with OASIS Salvation Army Crisis Centre in Sydney, motivating musically talented, underprivileged children which gave her the inspiration for her debut novel, Catch the Moon, Mary.

Waters has written three musicals: ALEXANDER, FRED and MIRIAM and is currently writing Book & Lyrics for THE LAST TALE with composer Shanon D. Whitelock. THE LAST TALE will be workshopped in London in 2020.

FRED, a four-hander book musical was produced in Australia in June 2018 by the Tweed Theatre Company. You can listen to
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Promoting my debut novel Catch the Moon, Mary with AllAuthor and Circle of Books.

This is a #review on Amazon by author of Elephants Never Lie. Such an honour!

Michelle 5.0 out of 5 stars A wonderfully orchestrated story of love and ultimate betrayal

Reviewed in the United States on August 11, 2020

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Humphries' greatest creation is without doubt Dame Edna Everage and there is much in this book that echoes the irreverent humour of the great Dame. The hapless Derek is at first difficult to tolerate because his antiquated misogyny makes him very unl ...more
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