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Welcome to Anthony Hill's home page

The Last Convict published February 2021

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Christmas 2020 Newsletter: The Last Convict and Growing Up short story


This Writing Life

A year of writing tips for new and established authors



Anthony Hill is an award-winning Australian author of 19 books of stories ranging from the First and Second World Wars, soldier settlement, prisoners of war, boy soldiers and war orphans to convicts and the Aboriginal 'Stolen Generations'.  His best-selling books include  Soldier Boy, The Burnt Stick, The Story of Billy Young, Young Digger and Captain Cook's Apprentice. Anthony writes for adults and younger readers.

He has the unique skill of writing books which cross over from a younger audience to an adult readership... Christopher Bantick.

Anthony's Books. Click on the menu buttons (left) for notes and links for each of Anthony's books ... and  About Anthony's background as a writer, journalist, and speech-writer for the Governor-General.

eBooks. Many of Anthony's books are now eBooks. Click on titles and links from your favourite online ebook store . Growing Up & Other Stories, Spindrift and Nganbra are new out as eBooks through my website.

Newsletters. Click on the Newsletters button on the menu list (left). Just published Christmas 2020 Newsletter:

Bulletproof! 100 Years of War, Anzac and Children's Books (CBCA 2014)

New find: Admiral Isaac Manley's Map (Captain Cook Society journal)

 'Young Digger': great new photos discovered


Click on the covers for details, notes and links on each book