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Audio: Cath Crowley on writing for young adults

  • Date recorded: 5 Dec 2012

  • Duration: 07:30

'I love that idea that two people might not actually know who they are even though they’re together'

- Cath Crowley

About this recording

In this audio, writer Cath Crowley talks to fellow authors Tony Wilson and Sally Rippin about her award-winning Young Adult book Graffiti moon. She also discusses how to reach teenage boys through stories, and shares the best advice she's received on writing.


Cath Crowley is an award-winning author of young adult novels, The Gracie Faltrain series, Chasing Charlie Duskin and Graffiti moon. She lives, writes and teaches creative writing in Melbourne.