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Rachael Craw

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Rachael is a reader, dreamer, joker, singer, believer, writer and lover of words.

Author of award winning #Spark, #Stray & #Shield available in AU & NZ, published by Walker Books Australia. #TheRift is out now AU/NZ with WBA and set for release in USA/Canada October 2019 with Candlewick Press.

She lives in NZ and teaches part time while writing her next novel.

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I'm so so thrilled to hear that you loved Spark. HOORAH! Thanks for taking the time to let me know. Stray is out on Sept 1st! I can't…more
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I'm so so thrilled to hear that you loved Spark. HOORAH! Thanks for taking the time to let me know. Stray is out on Sept 1st! I can't wait! And BOO-YAH!! #SParkArmy !! Xxx(less)
Rachael Craw Hiya, Reiko:
I am so happy you love the books! And thank you for taking the time to let me know, I really appreciate it! :-D Hmmmm, dear Jamie…more
Hiya, Reiko:
I am so happy you love the books! And thank you for taking the time to let me know, I really appreciate it! :-D Hmmmm, dear Jamie Gallagher. I think it would be a health and safety risk to write an entire book from his perspective. Think of the swooning hazards and the strain on stocks of smelling salts! However ... I'm not saying I haven't considered 'something' for the next short story ... *rubs hands together* Keep an eye on my newsletter. :-D <3 Xxx (less)
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